Wagner a panelist member for Ohioâ€™s Employee-Owned Network roundtable on health care costs
Online PR News – 26-March-2011 – – Cincinnati, OH â€” March 22, 2011 â€” Smith and Schaefer, an employee-owned regional dealer representative, will have a participating member in the Ohioâ€™s Employee-Owned Network leadership team breakfast roundtable. Smith & Schaeferâ€™s treasurer Gary Wagner and one other panelist will address challenges that are unique to employee-owned organizations.
The panel will include business leaders and executives speaking on health care reform and employee involvement in managing healthcare costs. Wagner will highlight Smith & Schaeferâ€™s employee involvement to help preserve jobs and achieve key business strategies with a special focus on their health insurance committeeâ€™s role in the process.
â€śItâ€™s important to network and share expertise with other employee-owned businesses in Ohio,â€ť said Wagner. â€śPart of being an ESOP is learning from others and sharing information that can aid in the success of your business. Any information that I can provide to help others and vice versa is a benefit to being a part of this organization.â€ť
Smith & Schaeferâ€™s Wagner will speak at the Crowne Plaza in Blue Ash on Friday March 25th from 7:30 a.m. to 11:00. For additional information about Ohioâ€™s Employee-Owned Network and the breakfast leadership roundtable, call 330.672.4063.
About Smith & Schaefer
Smith & Schaefer is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio with a satellite office in Cleveland and regional service areas include Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana, Western Pennsylvania, and now, West Virginia with resident sales personnel in Kentucky, Pittsburgh, Toledo and Marietta. The organization was founded in 1950 as a regional dealer and manufacturer representative for many nationally known companies specializing in furnishings, equipment, and design, for laboratory research, healthcare, governmental and educational environments. For more information, visit www.Smith-Schaefer.com.