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Tom Bingham
President and CEO, Utah Manufacturers Association

Tom has spent 30 years representing agriculture, mining, and manufacturing interests before the Utah Legislature, Congress, and regulatory agencies in the state. As President of the Utah Manufacturers Association, he represents approximately 800 member companies throughout Utah. Tom is a graduate of Utah State University with a bachelor’s degree in agricultural economics.

Jerry Kilpatrick
Director of Client Relations, Manufacturing Extension Partnership

Jerry has held both technical and managerial positions with Fortune 500 manufacturers, small manufacturers, and Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) organizations. He was part of an elite team of MEP employees who developed and provided training for various centers in process mapping, assessments and environmental management. He has a bachelor’s degree in chemistry and a master’s in industrial management.

Don Reynolds
President, Intelligent Solutions

Don has over 30 years of experience in the insurance industry. He is a specialist in systems management of loss prevention, workers’ compensation insurance cost reduction, and OSHA compliance. He founded, Intelligent Solutions, a company that uses an online loss prevention service, to assist thousands of other organizations. He graduated from Brigham Young University.

Scott Valdez
Account Representative, Corporate Express

Scott has been involved in the office supply procurement industry for over 12 years. His experience in procurement sales put him at the forefront of a movement to develop an inter-grated supplier program for the Utah market within the Utah division of Corporate Express.

How to Cut Costs in Tough Times

These industry experts will share strategies you can put to work immediately to cut your company’s expenses and reduce your operating costs. The fast-paced forum will outline how other Utah businesses are saving millions of dollars annually through simple efficiencies in production that will help you cut your insurance costs, and reduce your supply purchases and related costs.
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