Involved with the Preferred Utilities Manufacturing Corporation in Redding, CT, since 1987, David Bohn worked his way up in the company and became its president in 1995. To help him stay ahead of the competition, Redding, CT, resident David Bohn belongs to the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM), of which he has been a member since 1995.
As the largest manufacturing association in the country, NAM represents manufacturing companies in every industrial sector in the United States. It advocates on their behalf to advance policies to create economic growth.
Throughout the year, NAM hosts a forum series entitled Executive Insights, which gives members an opportunity to strike up conversations with chief executive officers of some of the world’s top manufacturing companies. These panel discussions give members access to connect with high-ranking executives, who answer questions on a variety of topics. One of these forums occurred in Chicago, Illinois, on September 19, 2016, and featured Gregg Sherrill, chairman and CEO of Tenneco, Inc.; Tom Riordan, president and CEO of Neenah Enterprises, Inc.; and Blake Moret, president and CEO of Rockwell Automation.