Your workforce is your most critical asset. Join 20+ year HR and business leader Tom Kirby for this engaging session designed to improve your organization’s safety practices. You will see great tips & ideas from facilities across the country - - which your company may be able to take advantage of. Working with many different sites & plants, Tom will share a collection of pictures and tools that stood out and made a difference to the facility. This session is hosted by TalentStream and sponsored by the Georgia Manufacturing Alliance.
Learn proven ways to better protect your employees
Gain insight to what other manufacturing plants are doing to improve safety
See examples, tips and tools that may help to avoid an incident in your plant
Jason Moss, CEO at Georgia Manufacturing Alliance
Jason Moss is often referred to as the “Master networker”. As the founder of the Georgia Manufacturing Alliance he focuses his efforts to support, serve and grow the manufacturing industry in Georgia. Known for his creativity, Jason has successfully developed and implemented several unique marketing and promotional events that have brought awareness to the people, plants and products of Georgia. As an example, Jason created the 2013 and 2014 Georgia Manufacturing EXPO. These events were a huge success and attended by more than 1,000 people.
Political leaders have recognized his efforts in promoting the manufacturing industry in Georgia. Jason was joined by more than 70 Georgia manufacturing leaders at the State Capitol as part of the official photo when Governor Nathan Deal presented him with the “BUY FROM GEORGIA” Proclamation. Jason has been the driving force behind this proclamation for the past two years as a way to encourage citizens and businesses to buy locally manufactured goods year-round.
Jason was awarded the “Georgia Community Leadership Award” at the 2015 Georgia Entertainment Gala. At the 2015 IMPACT Regional Business awards ceremony GMA was a finalist in the Service Industry Category.
Since 2008, Jason has been on a mission to create profitable business connections for his members through direct referrals and events he hosts year-round. It only takes a couple of minutes around Jason to get a sense of his passion for Georgia manufacturing.
Tom Kirby, President & CEO at HR - EHS Professionals
Tom Kirby is the President and CEO for HR – EHS Professionals. Tom has spent almost 30 years in manufacturing with 23 years in HR and EHS leadership. Tom has worked with both small and large manufacturing companies from coast to coast helping them develop the 21st century workforce they need to be successful. Tom earned his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Kentucky. He has his SPHR designation from SHRM and is a certified Facility Safety and Health Professional (FSHP). As Secretary of the Georgia House of Representatives’ Labor and Industry Committee, Tom is extremely influential & knowledgeable in the workers’ compensation laws in Georgia.