This presentation covers the “why, what and how” of manufacturing funding, delivered by a recognized expert and author in the manufacturing grant space.
The subject of available manufacturing funding has proven to be a strong influence on manufacturers’ attendance at manufacturing conferences and summits. I promise every attendee will walk away with valuable information from this presentation.
Why Do Manufacturers Need Funding?
How Funding Helps Manufacturers Improve Their Bottom Line
Why Many Manufacturers Don’t Utilize Funding
What Funding Is Available For Manufacturers?
Examples of funded projects
How Do Manufacturers Access Money?
Tips for a Successful Funding Acquisition Process
What is the Grant Landscape?
How Can We Help?
Presented by: Micki Vandeloo, GPC, and President of Lakeview Consulting, Inc.
Micki is the President of Lakeview Consulting, Inc., a team of five experienced grant professionals who have collectively obtained over $240 million in grant funding for nonprofit and for-profit clients. The Lakeview team provides research, writing and consulting services to help those in the manufacturing and technology communities grow and succeed. Micki has over 15 years’ experience performing grant/incentive consulting services for clients in the manufacturing and technology communities, including trade associations, college and university technical/vocational programs, Manufacturing Extension Partnership Centers, and for manufacturing and technology companies. Her engineering and business degrees, as well as over 25 years’ experience in manufacturing, provide a sound technical foundation for her grant writing services. She has personally obtained over $60 million in grant funding for her clients. Micki published the book, “THE For-Profit Grant Writing Guide”, in 2014 and is one of less than 350 Grant Professional Certified writers in the United States. She has been a mentor and coach, and volunteers at local nonprofits.