Speaker: Jim Carr

Date: Friday, March 24
Time: 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

From Succession to Legacy

Jim Carr has a passion for manufacturing, an industry he touches every day as the leader of a high-precision CNC machine shop and as the cohost for Making Chips, a podcast that seeks to equip and inspire manufacturing leaders. In this session, he’ll tell his story about taking over the family business from his dad, and the decision to bring his own son on board as a future third-generation leader.


Speaker Bio:

Jim Carr, Owner and President, CARR Machine & Tool, Inc.​Jim Carr
Owner and President, CARR Machine & Tool, Inc.

Jim is dedicated to the advanced manufacturing industry. He leads CARR Machine & Tool, Inc., a second-generation, high-precision CNC machine shop; cohosts Making Chips, a podcast for manufacturing leaders; promotes high school and post-secondary programs that prepare students for the manufacturing workforce; and is involved with several organizations that advocate for the manufacturing community. He currently serves as chairman of the board for the Technology and Manufacturing Association.