Sponsors

    Northwestern Mutual – Your One Destination, One Plan.

    Our team works to build comprehensive financial plans by asking tough questions in order to get to the heart of your goals, vision and values. We excel at creating plans for business owners – because as current and former business owners, we understand how complex planning can be when you are looking at integrating a financial plan to include both personal and business planning.

    Now more than ever, planning for your retirement is critical. Gone are the days when pensions and Social Security provided all of the income you needed for retirement. The new reality is that you are responsible for managing your own retirement, and that starts with making sure you’re strategic in your planning.

    We can help. At Northwestern Mutual, our approach to retirement planning is designed to help you get to – and through – retirement with a greater level of financial confidence, so you can relax knowing you have a road map to achieve your goals.

    When you look back – at the end of your life – we want you to agree that hiring us was one of the best decisions you’ve ever made for your financial security needs.

    Website: http://www.matthewcarothers.com

    Phone Number: 812.372.2858

    Address: 404 Washington Street, Suite 204, Columbus, IN 47201

     


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    Alro Steel is a distributor of metals, industrial supplies, and plastics. Founded in 1948 by brothers, Alvin and Robert Glick, Alro Steel began in a small garage in Jackson, Michigan.  The company name was derived from the first two letters from Al & Robert. Al began the company during a steel shortage in the 1940’s which was due to the military demands of World War II. Al found a niche matching up companies with steel needs to companies with excess steel.  Today, Alro has grown to over 60 locations in 12 states. Alro distributes metals, industrial supplies and plastics, offering cut-to-size metals and plastics with next day delivery to over 25,000 customers in North America. Alro sells a broad inventory of products under the following companies: Alro Steel, Alro Metals, Alro Metals Outlet, Alro Industrial Supply, and Alro Plastics.

    Integrity. Loyalty. Honesty. These principals have guided Alro Steel since our founding. Focused on exceeding our customers’ expectations, we build relationships with all our customers, large and small. We live by our mission statement: To ensure the long term success of Alro and its people by exceeding our customers’ expectations.  Learn more by visiting us at .

    Visit the website | Alro.com

     

    BlackHawk Industrial is a market-leading industrial distributor and is focused in metalworking categories like carbide cutting tools, abrasives, fabrication and machining equipment. BlackHawk also has a wide offering of packaging, MRO products and a deep ability to provide custom industrial vending solutions as well as creative supply chain solutions.

    We are BIG ENOUGH TO SERVE | SMALL ENOUGH TO CARE

     

    Central Indiana’s premier specialty heat treater since 1952 with a long standing reputation for outstanding quality and extraordinary customer service.

    Why use Circle City Heat Treating?

    • Central Indiana’s premier specialty heat treater since 1952

    • Long standing reputation for outstanding quality and extraordinary customer service

    • Trained professionals with over 100 years of collective heat treating experience

    • Superior technical advisory and suport services

    • State of the art facility, equipment and controls

    • Unmatched operating capacity

    • Customers gain the benefit of over five decades of heat treating innovation

    Visit the website | www.CircleCityHeatTreating.com

     

    For more than a century, Federated Insurance Companies has provided peace of mind to business owners through valued insurance protection. Federated’s national headquarters is located in Owatonna, Minnesota, with a regional office in Phoenix, Arizona, and several service offices located throughout the country. Federated has more than 2,600 employees and operates in 48 states and the District of Columbia.  Federated Insurance is the preferred provider of the INTMA.

    Visit the website | federatedinsurance.com

     

    Haas Automation is the largest machine tool builder in the western world, manufacturing a complete line of CNC vertical machining centers, horizontal machining centers, CNC lathes and rotary products. The company also builds a variety of specialty machines, including 5-axis machining centers, mold making machining centers, toolroom machines, and gantry routers. Haas machine tools and rotary products are built to the exacting specifications of Gene Haas to deliver higher accuracy, repeatability, and durability than any other machine tools on the market.

    Visit the website | www.haascnc.com

     

    Haggard & Stocking supplies the industrial marketplace with everything from general MRO products to highly technical tooling used in precision industrial machinery. We service the automotive, aerospace, foundry, machine tool, airline, heavy transportation, rail, woodworking, and metal fabrication markets with the most advanced product and technical support available today.

    The cornerstone for all actions of Haggard & Stocking has always been commitment to service. Service to its customers, its
    employees, its suppliers and the communities in which we operate.

    Providing quality service to all parties is more than a daily function of H&S employees. Service defines who we are as an organization and is our governing principle in today’s marketplace.

    Visit the website | www.Haggard-Stocking.com

     

    Since 1990, Huff Steel strives to put the customer first. At Huff Steel, we know that solid relationships and a strong commitment to quality and service are the backbone of good business.

    We understand small business and what it takes to get the job done. When Huff Steel was created back in 1990, it was formed out of our clients’ need to buy small quantities of steel and not be burdened with cut charges on single cuts or minimum order size.  Although we’ve grown considerably from these humble beginnings we have never lost sight of what we got into business to do in the first place.

    Today we strive to serve clients with a no hassle approach. No matter what the size of order, we make sure you get what you need to get the job done.

    Visit the website | www.HuffSteel.net

     

    Built on a 100+ year foundation of legal service, Ice Miller LLP is committed to helping our clients stay ahead of a changing world.

    Our diverse client base ranges from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies and from governmental entities to educational organizations and pension funds. Our clients span the business economy from service to industrial to tech. In the non-profit sector our experience includes work with charitable, fiduciary, educational and governmental entities. Our attorneys strive to develop a deep understanding of each client’s needs in order to help them build, grow and protect their most valued assets.

    Ice Miller’s clients are often economic and community drivers. Many are leaders in their fields and sectors. We work collaboratively with them to achieve their goals. To do that, we offer our greatest strength: our people. Ice Miller is a talent mosaic with the ability to bring the exact legal skills needed for specific projects from the routine to the complex. Every professional at Ice Miller is fully and deeply committed to providing our clients with innovative, responsive, relevant and cost-effective solutions. Our attorneys help clients protect their interests and build an advantage through a variety of practice groups, including:

    • Agribusiness, Business services, Intellectual property, Bankruptcy, Lobbying, Labor, Employment and Immigration, Litigation, Employee benefits, Environment, Tax, Trusts and estates, Government investigations, Energy and utilities, Real estate, Municipal finance, Government law

    Founded in 1910, Ice Miller has more than 300 lawyers and 40 paraprofessionals located in offices in Chicago; Cleveland; Columbus; DuPage County, Ill.; Indianapolis; and Washington, D.C.

    Visit the website | www.icemiller.com

     

    Learn the Scrap Metal Process

    Since 1914, four generations of the Solotken family have catered to the needs of the most demanding scrap suppliers and consumers. Their specialty? Purchasing, grading and processing industrial and wholesale scrap metals at competitive prices. Lean about the scrap metal process and the techiniques to use to receive the maximum financial benefit from your scrap materials.

    Why use J. Soloteken & Co.

    In early 2010, Solotken moved into a new, 140,000-square-foot facility equipped with energy-efficient, environmentally-friendly processes to help serve their customers better, faster, and at greater value while protecting the environment. "Imagine having a scrap metal advocate routinely looking for ways to increase your scrap value through century-old expertise and old-time values. Better yet, experience it for yourself." -Joseph M. Alpert, President

     

    For the past 10 years, Katz, Sapper & Miller has been recognized as one of the Best Places to Work in Indiana by the Indiana Chamber of Commerce. We have also been named by INSIDE Public Accounting as one of the Best of the Best managed accounting firms in the nation. We are proud of these and our other accomplishments; they inspire us to continue to strive for excellence in everything we do.

    Visit the website | www.ksmcpa.com