Washington — Programming for NCA supplier members presented by The Warrell Corp. is being added to the lineup for the 2014 State of the Industry Conference. The supplier member presentation will be held March 3, from 4 to 5:30 pm.
The presentation will cover management transitions in a family business, generational differences and a vision for the future, challenges in today’s business environment and the valuable role of suppliers at Warrell and what makes them great, the Association reports.
The program will be feature an executive leadership panel from the company including company President Pat Huffman; Rich Warrell, vice-president of sales & marketing, branded/private label; and Kevin Silva, senior vice-president of administration.
Libby Taylor, NCA vice-president of meetings & membership, tells Candy & Snack TODAY that the program was conceived by the NCA Supplier Advisory Committee and is intended for all suppliers attending the conference.
“The committee thinks this will appeal to all supplier sectors to learn about a manufacturer from a historical standpoint as well as its future vision,” Taylor says, adding that each year a different manufacturer will present the program, giving supplier members more information about individual member companies and ways in which to strengthen the supplier-manufacturer partnership.
p panel from the company including company President Pat Huffman; Rich Warrell, vice-president of sales & marketing, branded/private label; and Kevin Silva, senior vice-president of administration.
For more information, visit the supplier member meeting webpage at candyusa.com/eventseducation. The NCA’s State of the Industry Conference will be held from March 2 to 5 in Miami.
Caption: Pat Huffman, The Warrell Corp. president, will be joined by company colleages in presenting the NCA supplier member program.