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Video: 2017 NFPA Update

September 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO   The latest CEO video is a re-recording of the presentation I gave at the 2017 Industry and Economic Outlook Conference. The presentation covers basic information and updates from...

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NFPA Visits HED – Hydro Electronic Devices

August 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

This past week Eric Lanke and I attended the 30th anniversary function for HED, an NFPA member of more than 20 years. CEO Paul Ludwig hosted the event, which included facility tours, an outdoor display...

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The 2017-18 fiscal period officially began July 1, and with it began the terms for the new members of the Board of Directors. The election for board positions took place during the Annual Meeting at...

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About a month ago, I had the opportunity to attend and speak at a conference of the National Tooling and Machining Association (NTMA), held in Pittsburgh. My presentation provided an overview of the fluid power...

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  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO Many thanks to David Price and HydraForce for inviting me to speak on the state of the fluid power industry at their recent sales meeting in Itasca, Illinois. It...

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  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO   Many thanks to Mike Lindamood and Wandfluh for inviting me to present the state of the fluid power industry at their recent distributors meeting in Rosemont, Illinois. It...

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Stephanie Scaccianoce joined NFPA on February 20 as an Association Program Manager for middle and high school workforce programs. She comes to us having recently worked as the Program Manager to Media Star Promotions where...

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  Eric Lanke, President/CEO of the National Fluid Power Association, has been elected to serve on the Board of Directors of the Council of Manufacturing Associations (CMA) of the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM). The...

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The Market Outlook Report (MOR) has been a staple in the menu of NFPA market information offerings for over 15 years. It was never a main course item, like the Confidential Shipment Statistics or Forecast...

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NFPA Welcomes New Marketing Manager

October 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Erica Rasmussen joined NFPA September 21 as an Association Marketing Manager.  Erica will work in tandem with Katrina Schwarz on NFPA’s Member Service and Marketing Team. A graduate of University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire with a...

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