Join the JAXChamber Transportation and Logistics Council for a presentation by Blake Brown, Vice President of Manufacturing for the Safariland Group.
Safariland is one of Northeast Florida’s best kept secret success stories. A privately held, major American manufacturer of military and law enforcement products, the company has a significant Jacksonville operation. Blake Brown, Vice President of Manufacturing for the Safariland Group, will share his insights into the company’s manufacturing and logistics work.
Blake has more than 33 years of experience in manufacturing leadership, strategy, planning and operations. His international experience includes accountability for operations in Mexico and Canada as well as due diligence merger and acquisition experience in Germany and Sweden. As Vice President of Manufacturing, Blake is responsible for planning, engineering, maintenance management, manufacturing and shipping of Safariland product. Blake currently serves as a Tri- Chairman of the First Coast Manufacturing Association, and in 2015 he led his company to achieve the First Coast Manufacturer’s “Manufacturer of the Year” award for large companies.
Blake obtained his Bachelors of Science Degree in Industrial Technology from Western Carolina University, graduating Summa Cum Laude and as his school’s number one rated Technology Student.
Join us for some holly, jolly networking fun designed to make your holidays merry & bright and 2018 prosperous and profitable.
This year's Holiday Luncheon is presented by the JAX Chamber Transportation and Logistics Council and the Health Council and will include:
- Ugly sweater contest
-50/50 drawing for local charity
- Stocking decorating contest [these will later be filled & donated to charity!]
ALL COUNCILS WELCOME!
Pre-registration Cost: $25
At the Door: $30