KCMN October Meeting – MFG Day Event
In January of 2016, DI opened a new design build fabrication facility in Lenexa, almost doubling its fabrication footprint to 140,000 square feet. With full design, engineering, fabrication and installation capabilities, this division of DI focuses on signage projects and serving DI’s programmed accounts such as AMC and Cinemark. Join us for a tour of their new Lenexa facility, where the company will discuss expansion / opening a second manufacturing facility
· The decision to expand and the process of planning
· Preparing for the move and the plant layout process
· Thinking like a startup: leadership structure and building the team
· Relocating 85 employees to a new location
· Managing culture and communication between two facilities
· Maintaining performance and managing KPIs through the move and ramp up phase
· “Day 2” Adjustments to the plan after moving in and lessons learned along the way
Tuesday, October 10
7:30 – 9:00 AM
Dimensional Innovations, 15500 West 108th Street, Lenexa, KS 66219
Maximum attendees: 50
Cost is $20 for KCMN members, $25 for manufacturing company guests, and $50 for non-mfg company guests. Guests may attend 2 meetings before having to join as a member. Sign up BY CLICKING HERE or contact Donna Gordon 816-304-7958, firstname.lastname@example.org
7:30 AM Breakfast & Networking
7:45 AM Company Presentation
8:15 Dimensional Innovations Tour
Please wear closed-toed shoes and bring safety glasses if you have them.
About Dimensional Innovations
Dimensional Innovations, named a Business Journal 2017 Champion of Business, is an experiential design firm that creates and builds immersive and interactive brand experiences. Combine a team of graphic designers and brand strategists with architects and animators, then take interior, interactive and environmental designers and connect them to a team of digital engineers, throw in an innovation lab, then bolt on a workshop where we can build just about anything and, well, you’ve got us. Together, we are designers, makers and innovators of world-class experiences, places and products.
Mid-America Manufacturing Technology Center and Missouri Enterprise are our NIST Network Affiliate Sponsors. We welcome all regional manufacturers to join us to make KCMN the central resource for manufacturing company managers and owners who are working to grow and improve their businesses across many functional areas.