Cleveland Regional Meeting Program Announced

This year’s NFPA Cleveland Regional Meeting, scheduled for Wednesday, November 16, will feature two speakers, each with unique presentation topics, doubling your take-away:

Alicia Booker headshotWorkforce Challenges

Alicia Booker, Vice President, Operations, Workforce, Community and Economic Development, Cuyahoga Community College, knows the challenges companies in our industry face finding the right employees. She also knows how Tri-C, and other community colleges, are working to develop a skilled workforce.  Booker will discuss strategies for working with local agencies and educators to develop the partnerships that will benefit both sides of the workforce equation.

Kim Tilstone headshotData Strategies

Kim Tilstone, Principal, B & B Management Labs, LLC, has worked with industrial companies throughout her career, implementing process improvements, successful price realization strategies and has led global pricing, supply chain, and profitability efforts.  Kim’s presentation will show how the Big Data avalanche isn’t insurmountable and how easy tools can help you use data in your strategy.


Click here to register and to be sure you’re on the list for this free event November 16.  For questions, please contact Leslie Miller at 414-778-3369 or

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