Lessons from the "Built in Detroit" Movement

Wednesday, July 16
10:00AM - 11:00AM
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas Belmont 2/3
3708 S Las Vegas Blvd


Brian Solis
Altimeter Group - Principal


Jacques Panis
Shinola - President


With the ever-increasing number of hardware startups and investment opportunities, the future of U.S. manufacturing is on the mind of many an entrepreneur. What is required to manufacture a product in this day and age? How do you take your idea to scale? How do you preserve your company’s ideals, values and vision in the process? Few know the real-world challenges of manufacturing like Detroit’s Shinola. Maker of fine watches, bikes, leather goods and more, Shinola has taken the “Built in Detroit” movement to new heights and is a key player in the rebirth of the city. Hear their story firsthand, learn the hard-fought lessons, and gain applicable insights in a special keynote interview with Shinola President Jacques Panis.

Event Type:
Business Development and Strategy

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