National Association of Manufacturers Names RSM's Steve Menaker to Board
RSM US LLP (“RSM”) is pleased to announce that the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) has named RSM’s Steve Menaker, partner and national leader – manufacturing, to the NAM’s Board of Directors.
Founded in 1895, the NAM, guided by its Board of Directors, is the largest industrial trade association in the United States with more than 14,000 members. It is the nation’s most influential advocate for manufacturing. The NAM’s membership includes some of the world’s most iconic brands, as well as many of the small and middle market manufacturers who power the U.S. economy. Ninety percent of NAM’s members are small and medium-sized businesses.
The NAM is at the forefront of every important policy debate for manufacturers. Executives on the NAM Board, which comprises leaders representing companies of all sizes in every industrial sector, are the driving force behind the NAM’s advocacy efforts.
“I am honored to be a part of the NAM Board,” said Menaker. “At RSM, we understand the unique needs and challenges faced by middle market businesses, across all industries. Our team’s focus is on understanding the manufacturing sector, in particular. I look forward to sharing our firm’s knowledge of and experience in the manufacturing industry, and to learning from my fellow NAM board members how we can work together to help manufacturing – and the 12 million men and women employed in the industry here in the U.S. – thrive and grow today and into the future.”
“Steve is a true leader in our industry, and he will bring valuable insights to the NAM Board of Directors,” said NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons. “Steve knows what it takes to succeed in a changing global economy. With his voice and leadership, the NAM will be an even more effective advocate for our more than 14,000 members and for the industry that is the backbone of our country.”
The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) is the largest manufacturing association in the U.S., representing small and large manufacturers in every industrial sector and in all 50 states. Manufacturing employs more than 12 million men and women, contributes $2.17 trillion to the U.S. economy annually, has the largest economic impact of any major sector and accounts for more than three-quarters of private sector research and development. The NAM is the powerful voice of the manufacturing community and the leading advocate for a policy agenda that helps manufacturers compete in the global economy and create jobs across the U.S. For more information about NAM their website.
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