News From The Forest
Welcome to the October 2017 edition of
the Silicon Forest Electronics eBrief
Jay's Journal: Goal Setting at Silicon Forest Electronics
In our October "News From The Forest", EVP/General Manager Jay Schmidt shares our approach to top-level goal setting at Silicon Forest Electronics.   
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SFE Participates in Manufacturing Day 2017! 

On Oct. 3, Silicon Forest Electronics participated in a regional Manufacturing Day event, organized by Workforce SW Washington, Partners-in-Careers and WorkSource. The event was attended by over 200 high school juniors and seniors and held at the Warehouse 23 conference center in Vancouver, Washington. The students got to meet with local manufacturing companies, see the cool products that are manufactured here in SW Washington, and learn about Manufacturing career opportunities. 

SFE EVP/General Manager, Jay Schmidt and Human Resources Director, Valerie Nichols provided demonstrations of the type of products manufactured at SFE, and answered many questions from the enthusiastic student attendees!

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 Commercial UAV Expo 2017 - The Sky's the Limit
Silicon Forest Electronics will return as an exhibitor at the Commercial UAV Expo, held Oct. 24-26 at the Westgate Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada. This event is the definitive conference and expo in North America for industrial drone applications - in 2016, 1,720 attendees came from all 50 US states and 46 countries. Please contact Jay Schmidt ( if you would like to know more about this year's Commercial UAV Expo, or to meet at the event!

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