Come and Learn: Larry Mahoney, a China manufacturing/sourcing expert with three decades of experience sourcing and managing client manufacturing in China and Asia, will discuss the impact of the Coronavirus on both China and other Asian manufacturing centers. He will also present sourcing fundamentals every inventor and entrepreneur needs before choosing a manufacturer in China, and throughout Asia.
• WHAT is the Current Coronavirus Situation in China
• HOW Coronavirus will impact both China and Asian Manufacturing and Logistics – Short term and Longer term
• WHAT You, as in Inventor need to know to Find/Evaluate China Manufacturers and/or Asian Suppliers
• WHAT are the Best Strategies in Selecting/Negotiating/Managing Manufacturers in China and Asia

The Speaker: Larry Mahoney is the founder of Asia Direct Resources (ADR), a premier sourcing partner for companies interested in finding and managing manufacturing and logistics relationships in China and throughout Asia. ADR has offices/staff in both Dong Guan, China and in Taiwan; in addition to a network of agents throughout the Asian continent.

Larry’s experience in international sourcing spans more than three decades and includes everything from toys, to health and beauty aids, to clothing and textiles, sporting goods and electronics. Product molds produced to meet client CAD specs is part of the process.

As Founder/President, Larry has built an infrastructure in Asia to source, identify, evaluate, and manage Asian manufactures for American clients.

When: TBD | 6:00-8:00PM ((Networking 5:30-6:00 and 8:00-8:30)

Where: 1001 HWY 7, Hopkins Community Center (Just West of HWY 169), Hopkins MN 55305

Cost: Members: Free / Visitors: $15 Card/Cash/Check at the meeting.