Wherever our associates are based, they have made it their goal to give back to their communities. This month, MES Ningbo, following the recommendation of Ningbo Charity Federation, visited Man Tian Xing Service Center for the Disabled, a center caring for patients with special needs. Spending some time in the company of these young people was a highly enriching experience for our colleagues. Here is what Candy from the Accounting Department had to say about the activity: “ Though our team did not spend much time in the center, the activity had a huge impact on every single one of us. We focus too much on our work and do not realize there are so many people in need our help. In the future we are committed to devote more time and funds to charity and helping those in need”.
MES President, Hiten Shah was invited on March 1st, to talk to a group of freshmen at the Max Fisher School of Business, The Ohio State University. The main objectives of the presentation have been tri-fold: To introduce the students to the characteristics of our global sourcing and supply chain management model, emphasizing the importance of entrepreneurship and identifying a need in the market you can cater to. To explain the vast career opportunities along the supply chain, whether up or downstream as well as the skills and attitudes managers will seek in a newly business school graduate. Among the latter: understanding specific industries and products, looking at everything in a global perspective, understand your competitive advantage, ability to understand and address clients’ pain points. To underline the importance and responsibilities of the Financial Manager. Since most of the attendees are currently declaring a major in Finance, it is of […]
On Monday, March 2 , 2016, Randy Rhodes, the Sales and Marketing manager of MES Inc. will be honored to join in the discussion panel and networking lunch to discuss opportunities created for Ohio businesses by the explosive economic growth in India. The event is organized by Kegler Brown and the Consulate of India, New York. Randy has extensive experience in strategic sourcing, lean manufacturing, quality, project management, and business development. As Manufacturing is in a constant transformation, Randy understands the importance of India for some of the key industries: automotive, electronics, heavy machinery, etc. and is set to take advantage of it to the benefit of our clients. This panel, consisting of Kegler Brown’s Vinita Bahri-Mehra, MES Inc.’s Randy Rhodes, DLZ Corporation’s Shyam Rajadhyaksha, will join Dr. Manoj Mohapatra, Deputy Consul General, Consulate of India, New York, will talk about the initiative’s opportunities for manufacturing, capital and technology investments in India. – See more at: http://us1.campaign-archive2.com/?u=1abe5e4e8dfb6571e6bf225d1&id=74559d9246&e=e58accf87e#sthash.vHhSVI84.dpuf
MES participated on January 20-22 in one of the largest international metals events, the Aluminum Symposium 2016, organized by Platts under the theme ‘Outlook for Aluminum in 2016’. As our company expands its global commitment in China, India and Mexico while stabilizing its position on the American market, we are determined to coin our strategy in accordance with the metal industry synergies. We constantly try to understand the pain points of our clients and address them as deep in the value chain as possible. Our people make it their job to be present in those events that would benefit our stakeholders, be they upstream or downstream. The symposium was a success, with key speakers addressing the worries of the industry about the aluminum supply and demand, the plunging prices, the future of scrap, the developments of Russia and CIS market, China’s economic slowdown and Mexico’s rise as a supplier for […]
MES President, Hiten Shah, was honored to be invited to join OSU Fisher College CIBER Advisory Council. He participated in CIBER meeting at OSU on Friday – 1/22/16. Group reviewed main charters of CIBER and ideas which OSU can use to further the cause of CIBER. CIBER’s mission is: 1] Being a National Resource for Teaching Improved IB (International Business Techniques) 2] Providing Instruction in Critical Foreign Languages and Culture 3] Providing Research / Training in Global Aspects of Trade and Commerce 4] Providing Training to Students in which Center is Located 5] Serving as Regional Resource for Global Business 6] Serving Other Faculty, Students, and Institutions of Higher Education in the Region OSU Fisher College Dean Anil Makhija, Director Kurtis Roush and other team members were in attendance with members from service providers and business community. Team discussed some actionable ideas to further each of the missions above.