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Manufacturing Networking Success

How to Work the Room and Use Technology to Build Relationships

You always hear about networking, but do you actually engage in the activity? Do you really know the best way to make an impact at a live event? Rob Felber, President of Felber PR & Marketing and principal with NEXT For Nonprofits, LLC. will provide helpful tips and tricks, as well as tools he has developed over more than two decades of networking.

Beyond the Event!

Rob will also present cutting-edge concepts that allow you to extend both your personal and company brand beyond the event. He will demonstrate how to use technology that allows you to be doing anything else (like sleeping or pitching a new client), while further enhancing your network. Attendees at this event can expect to leave with knowledge that can be applied immediately. Who should NOT attend this event? Anyone with enough contacts, friends, business, and resources to last a lifetime.

About Our Speaker
Rob Felber

Rob Felber, President of Felber Public Relations & Marketing established in 1993, is responsible for the development and implementation of measurable advertising and public relations campaigns for manufacturers. The firm's client experience includes AFV, Buckeye Fasteners, Commercial Asset Preservation, EPCO, Hitachi Medical and SSP. In early 2012 Rob launched his second company, Next for Nonprofits, LLC, a company impacting the economic realities facing today's nonprofits.

Rob has held numerous leadership positions within marketing associations. Rob has appeared as a guest speaker on many area college campuses. Additionally, Rob served two terms as President of The Twinsburg Chamber of Commerce. In September of 2006 Rob was elected to the board of the Ohio Venture Association where he served as Vice President – Public Relations for six years. Rob was elected to the Board of Governors at The Club at Key Center in February of 2007 and chaired the board in 2011. Rob is also a member of the John Carroll University Entrepreneurs Association, where he has lead their communications committee and currently chairs the program committee.

Rob has also dedicated 15 years on the leadership team for The American Cancer Society's Relay For Life – Twinsburg/Nordonia and chaired the 2011 and 2012 events. In November 2013 Rob was elected to the Board of Education in Twinsburg, Ohio and served as Vice President in 2015. In 2016, Rob was elected as president of the Board of Education. Little known fact: Rob is the Public Information Officer for the Hillcrest Technical Rescue Team of which he is a member and firefighter/paramedic since 1983.