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KU Higher education of Company Entrepreneurship Week to Aspect Digital Spouse and children Business enterprise Panel

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A system of the Kutztown College Higher education of Organization, Entrepreneurship 7 days at Kutztown College will be held virtually this year from March 23-26, 2021.  The week’s concept is Adapting in a Modifying Business Landscape.

A Relatives Enterprise Panel is scheduled on Friday, March 26, 2021, at 9:00 a.m. through Zoom Webinar.  Panelists will incorporate Lindsay Sokol Szejko, Proprietor & CEO of Solo Laboratories, Inc. Missy Wilson, Co-Owner & Supervisor of Setter Ridge Vineyards Jamey Maack, President & Co-Owner of Industrial Metal Plating and Barry L. Schlouch, Co-Founder & President of Schlouch Incorporated.

A weeklong sequence of workshops, presentations, and panels are offered just about every March at no cost.  For numerous yrs, the Northeast Berks Chamber of Commerce has been and is a arranging husband or wife for the Relatives Organization Panel and the Women’s Panel.

Lindsay Sokol Szejko is CEO/Proprietor of Solo Laboratories in Kutztown.  She graduated in 2005 from York School with a BS in Prison Justice and joined SOLO in 2005 in Buyer Assistance. SOLO was started by Lindsay’s father, Barry Sokol, in 1983. From 2005-2016 Lindsay held different positions in the company from Customer Company to Sales and Marketing.  In 2012, Lindsay relocated with her family to Austin, TX, to acquire organization for SOLO and investigate opportunity for a second area.  A few yrs later on, she returned to dwelling foundation of SOLO in a revenue job.  In 2017, she was named President and CEO in 2018. Lindsay is effective tough to keep the company on monitor with the very same eyesight and mission considering the fact that its founding to “serve some others, adore some others.”

Missy Wilson is co-proprietor in Setter Ridge Vineyards LLC with her 4 siblings and mom and dad.  Developing up in rural Berks County and likely to faculty at Bucknell University in rural Lewisburg led her to transfer to the Washington DC area soon after graduation with her BS in Arithmetic.  Right after 4 yrs operating in an accounting section, she moved again to Berks County to assistance in the daily operation of then-named Blair Vineyards.  In the time because, Blair Vineyards had expanded and opened a new tasting room just north of Kutztown.  Now growing around 30 acres of grapes, they are operating their way to turning out to be an Estate Grown winery.  Blair Vineyards rebranded its wines below a new label of Setter Ridge Vineyards a couple yrs back.  Setter Ridge Vineyards has been an active member of the Northeast Berks Chamber considering that 2010.

Jamey Maack is president and co-owner of Industrial Metallic Plating, an aluminum ending business located in Examining.  Jamey is a graduate of Elon University, where by he gained a Bachelor of Science in Small business Administration diploma.

Following graduation, Jamey relocated to Looking through, the place he started discovering the relatives business enterprise from the ground up.  That finally led to him to turning into president in August of 2009.  He modernized the plant technologically, included new LEAN creation processes, and carried out the present-day company methods.  Industrial Metal Plating is a successful family business enterprise that currently employs 60 people today.

Barry L. Schlouch is Founder and President of Schlouch Included (SI), a 285-particular person web page design and style and large civil construction organization headquartered in Blandon.  The firm provides complete site planning companies in the course of Eastern Pennsylvania and bordering states. It was rated amount one between huge firms by the Greatest Spots to Work in Pennsylvania in 2000. Their web internet site is

Barry is writer of the e-book “Excellence In Construction” and is a common speaker at company conferences, trade shows, and conferences.

In advance of founding SI in 1983, Barry was vice-president of Rubright Construction, Inc. in Shoemakersville, Pennsylvania.  Earlier, he held survey and crew positions with Robert Ludgate & Associates of Examining and J.E. Breneman Contracting Engineers of Philadelphia.

A member of the Younger Presidents Business, Barry has participated for 13 several years in the Executive Education Program created for that group by Harvard College and has achieved alumni standing.  He also attended Penn Condition College and Lehigh County Community College or university and finished a two-calendar year Government Management Plan at the Wharton Company College.

Barry attained Accredited Products Supervisor (CEM) standing with the Association of Equipment Administration Industry experts (AEMP) in 2006 and Protection Skilled Supervisor of Construction (STSC) position through the Board of Protection Specialists in 2016.

To obtain the one-hour Family members Enterprise Panel, use these qualifications:

Assembly ID: 969 0259 4241

9:00am -10:00 am

Pay a visit to for Entrepreneurship Week.

To discover a lot more about membership in the Northeast Berks Chamber of Commerce, contact Lori B. Donofrio-Galley, Government Director, at 610-683-8860, or check out

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