Technology and Talent in an Industry 4.0 Workforce
With Todd Wanek, CEO of Ashley Furniture Industries
As the largest furniture manufacturer in the world, Ashley Furniture Industries is always on the leading edge of business, technology and workforce training. The organization has invested heavily in understanding the changes Industry 4.0 is bringing to the world of work, adopting those technologies and processes, and preparing a talent pipeline to work in their highly-advanced facilities.
In this episode, we speak with Todd Wanek, CEO of Ashley Furniture Industries.
For nearly 20 years, Todd has led the company into the future. You'll hear his insights about:
- How Industry 4.0 technologies are disrupting manufacturing, retail and the global supply chain
- How to remain relevant in an ever-evolving market
- The importance of continuously reskilling incumbent employees
- Ashley Furniture's investment into education and preparing students for an Industry 4.0 workforce