Interview with Lance Hastings

Interview with Lance Hastings

This week we welcome Lance Hastings, President and CEO of the California Manufacturers & Technology Association. We discuss energy, legislative impact, solutions in manufacturing, and more.

(06:06) Shortage of necessities

(09:54) Affordable and reliable energy

(16:57) Keeping business in California

(22:21) Transportation method transition

(29:50) Lance talks receiving his EMBA

October 10, 2022

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Interview with Lance Hastings

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Today our interview is with Lance Hasting of the California Manufacturers and Technology Association. The conversation begins with his background in the legislature and trade associations, and the history of the CMTA. Then the conversation turned to manufacturing in CA, focusing initially on safelymade.org, which organized PPE supplies and distributors across CA. He then discusses the impact of covid on manufacturing, regulation in CA, and how we need to adapt for climate change. Finally he discusses the upcoming election, and how CMTA companies are all technology companies.

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