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CKMN Inaugural Meeting

On May 20th, CKMN held its inaugural meeting to kick-off the association. The successful meeting was hosted at Fuller Industries in Great Bend, KS.

Keynote speaker, Chris Kuehl of Aramada Corporate Intelligence, spoke about the changing economic climate for Kansas manufacturers.

Casey Harbour, of WATCO, provided insights about product transport by rail.

Mark Chalfant, CEO of Fuller Industries, and his team provided a tour of this fascinating company.

The meeting ended with a happy hour at the newly opened Dry Lake Brewing, where attendees heard from owners, Kevin Burkey and Ryan Fairchild, about the opening of their new beer manufacturing business.

June Meeting

What a wonderfully informative meeting on June 17th in McPherson, KS.

Ian MacKellar, VP Site Leader at McPherson Pfizer spoke about the impact COVID had on their operation and the impact Pfizer had on COVID.  A truly amazing story.