NOTE TO EDITORS, NEWS DIRECTORS: Please note the July 14 registration deadline.
HAYS, KS -- Special training on marketing for manufacturers will highlight the Manufacturers Roundtable July 21, which has as its theme "Fishing for Customers."
The meeting, free and open to all manufacturers in northwest, central and southwest Kansas will be at the Golden Belt One-stop,1025 Main St. in Great Bend.
Two presenters include Anne Brown with Mid-America Manufacturing Technology Center (MAMTC), who will present "What Shape is Your Marketing In?," and Ray Denton presenting "Trade Show Development." A variety of techniques in marketing for manufacturers will be provided.
The session begins at 10 a.m., includes lunch and will conclude with a tour of The Fuller Brush Co. at 2 p.m. The training event is free of charge, but registration by July 14 is required to participate.
Sponsors are the Fort Hays State University Kansas Small Business Development Center; MAMTC; Aquila; Kansas Legal Services; the Kansas Department of Commerce; Fuller Brush; SER Corp.; and the Workforce Network of Kansas.
To register, call the FHSU SBDC at (785) 628-6786.