Advancing Manufacturing Action Team

Action Team Co-Leads

  • Chris Harrington, Toshiba America Information Systems (retired) and Orange County Business Council
  • Matt Bogoshian, Chief Strategy Officer and General Counsel at REV

Mission

Action Teams are chartered to address shared regional priorities critical to advancing the triple bottom line--growth in the economy, improvement in environmental quality, and increased opportunity for all.

Problem Statement

California is a leader in manufacturing but lacks an advanced manufacturing strategy that will successfully connect large and small manufacturers as well as state, federal and regional partners to develop and implement industry-driven partnerships

Goal Statement

Ensure that manufacturing remains a viable, long term component of California’s economy that creates middle-class jobs and opportunities for California residents.

Progress

To read more about the team’s activity, click on the Summit 2015 Progress Tracker. Check out the team’s accomplishments in 2012 and 2013-14, as well.

For more information about the action team, please email: info@caeconomy.org.

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