Category Archives: Meetings

Economic Outlook from the Atlanta Fed, and Update on AWPA’s 232 Efforts at Breakfast at Interwire

We are pleased to announce that Rebecca L. Gunn (Becky), vice president and regional executive of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, will provide an economic outlook at the upcoming Breakfast at Interwire. In her role at the Fed Ms. Gunn provides strategic support for the Regional Economic Information Network throughout Georgia, working with other … Continue reading Economic Outlook from the Atlanta Fed, and Update on AWPA’s 232 Efforts at Breakfast at Interwire

Breakfast at Interwire May 15 – Register Today

AWPA’s Breakfast at Interwire will be held May 15th, from 7 am to 9:30 am, in room 404/405 of the Georgia World Congress Center, alongside Wire Association International’s Interwire trade show. While you are in Atlanta, take a morning and meet with steel wire industry colleagues and customers. You’ll leave with the latest information, and … Continue reading Breakfast at Interwire May 15 – Register Today

Save the Date for Breakfast at Interwire – May 15

Be sure to mark your calendar for the upcoming Breakfast at Interwire. it’s a great opportunity to meet with AWPA members mid-year, and get the latest information on the industry and the economy.  We begin and end early, so you’ll have plenty of time to hit the exhibition floor afterward. Registration information for this breakfast … Continue reading Save the Date for Breakfast at Interwire – May 15

Annual Meeting Speakers: Growth Opportunities, Financing and M&A Trends in Steel Wire and Rod

This session will be a general discussion of the steel wire producer market strengths, weaknesses, trends, trade and general M&A activity.  We will hear speakers address financing trends in commercial banks, institutional term loan and bond markets, and leveraged loan markets, as well as investor concerns.  Andrew Pappas, Managing Director of BMO Harris Bank NA … Continue reading Annual Meeting Speakers: Growth Opportunities, Financing and M&A Trends in Steel Wire and Rod

Registration is Now Open for the 2019 Annual Meeting

The 2019 Annual Meeting will be held in sunny Clearwater Beach, Florida this February. We will be bringing together experts on the political environment; the latest information on trade and tariff issues affecting the industry; and providing a current perspective on the economy. In addition, we’ll be discussing strategies to address manufacturing workforce needs. On … Continue reading Registration is Now Open for the 2019 Annual Meeting

Operations Managers Meeting: Earlybird Discount Ends September 20!

The Operations Managers Meeting in October will be here soon. We’ve got a full program this year, including a safety program panel discussion, an update on drug-testing best practices, and the perennial update on the regulatory environment (chlorinated paraffin regulations may finally be coming – have you heard?). Along with all of that we will … Continue reading Operations Managers Meeting: Earlybird Discount Ends September 20!