On Sunday, July 23, from 2:15pm to 4:30pm, the NACo International Economic Development Task Force will be taking a tour of Prime Equipment Group, a middle market company that produces poultry processing machines, including many used by Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC). Prime Equipment has 130 employees located around the globe with offices in Columbus (Ohio), Gainesville (Georgia), Mexico and Brazil, as well as distributors in Italy, Russia, Thailand, Australia, Argentina and Chile. This tour is being arranged with help from Franklin County’s Economic Development & Planning, Columbus 2020 and the National Center for the Middle Market, part of the Ohio State University’s Fischer College of Business. The tour is open to all conference attendees and limited to the first 50 registrants.
The tour will begin at the Mobile Tour Meeting Point on the Second Level Connector at the Greater Columbus Convention Center. Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the bus departure time.