Kermit Engh

Organizer

Kermit Engh
Email
kengh@mfmi.com
Somerset Inn

Location

Somerset Inn
2601 West Big Beaver Road

Date

Nov 06 2018 - Nov 08 2018

Time

3:00 pm - 12:00 pm

The Mid America Management Bureau Meeting

Your meeting will be hosted by Dave & Kyle Matthews of

Janet Davis Cleaners in Berkley, MI

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MEETING INFORMATION

Meeting will take place at Somerset Inn at:
2601 W. Big Beaver Rd | Troy, MI 48084
Hotel Information: Sleeping rooms at Somerset Inn at:
2601 W. Big Beaver Rd | Troy, MI 48084
Transportation:
  • The hotel recommends flying intoDetroit Metropolitan Airport(DTW).
  • From the airport, the hotel recommends Metro Detroit Cars which is $95 each way for 3 people. $115 for SUV with 7 people. Call 800-810-4704 or www.metrodetroitcars.com. Please give them 3-4 hours notice. Otherwise, Uber is an option with a range of $50-$60. Please email Kyle directly with your arrival times to coordinate a van pick up from Janet Davis Cleaners at kyle@janetdaviscleaners.com
  • The hotel is 35 miles (approx. 45 min) from DTW. Times vary from DTW depending on traffic.
  • Rush hour is 7:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. and again from 3:30 pm – 6:30 p.m.

HE MID AMERICA MANAGEMENT BUREAU

MEETING AGENDA

Monday November 6th-8th, 2018

PLANT VISIT
MA will visit for a tour of the Janet Davis Cleaners plant.

FIELD TRIP
TBD

EFOBAGS# AND ISSUES
Discussion of EFOBAGS and Individual Plant Issues

  • Equipment, Financial, Operating, Bad News, Advertising, Good News and Sales
  • Revised Sales Assignment:  Please report sales trends (% change) for:
  • YTD
  • The most recent quarter, and
  • For the last month.
  • # – Gross revenue / # of Full-Time Employees = Revenue per FTE

FINANCIAL REVIEW AND ISSUES
Financial Review

  • Please update your financial information through September 2018 for this meeting. 

 BEST IDEAS
Best Ideas—What Worked and What Didn’t

  • Bring  15 copies to share with fellow bureau members.

Show and Tell:

  • Please bring samples of new products, marketing pieces, etc.

Tuesday November 6th – Thursday November 8th, 2018 

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT ASSIGNMENT
15-minute formal member presentation: Topic of choice! Please include PPT and handouts. Suggestions include revenue generation, production orientation, succession planning, new revenue opportunities

MEETING NOTES: 

  • On November 6th, the meeting will begin at 3:00 PM until 6:00 PM at the hotel meeting space, with dinner off site.
  • On November 7th, the meeting will begin at the Hotel meeting space at 7:00 AM with a working breakfast.
  • MA will visit Janet Davis Cleaners, and return to the hotel for lunch after the tour.
  • Tour of the X will take place in the afternoon, followed by dinner.
  • On November 8th, the meeting will begin at the Hotel meeting space at 7:00 AM with a working breakfast.
  • The meeting will adjourn at NOON in order to accommodate travel.  We do not recommend booking flights that depart before 4 PM.

FUTURE MEETING DATES: 

  • February 5-7                                                                         Charleston, SC

 

Questions about the MfM meeting agenda? Please contact:
MfM – (253) 851-6327 or Courtney at Cwolf@mfmi.com

 

ATTENDEE LIST

Rooms checking in November 6th, and checking out November8th Unless otherwise indicated

 

Name Company Accommodations
Hosts
Dave & Kyle Matthews Janet Davis Cleaners No Accommodations
Facilitator
Kermit Engh Fashion Cleaners King
Attendees
Peter Kuchlik American/NuClear Cleaners King
Jeanne & Brian Meden Calhoun Street Cleaners King
John Kim Clean Pressions/Glamorama King
Greg Gunderson Gunderson Cleaners King
Dave Weidenaar Paris Cleaners King
Amin Bata Pepper Square Cleaners King
Lisa Sebastian Ridge Cleaners King
Tom Prionas Fabric Care Center King
Guests
Bob Fogelsanger Balfurd Cleaners King
Monika Manter Balfurd Cleaners King