Norfolk Southern to discuss agriculture goods at forum

Thursday, April 19, 2018

8:00 a.m - 9:30 a.m.

A representative of Norfolk Southern will speak on the company’s rail transport of agricultural goods at the Northwest Ohio Ag-Business Breakfast Forum, Thursday, Apr. 19, 2018 from 8 – 9:30 a.m. The event is hosted by the Center for Innovative Food Technology (CIFT) at the Agricultural Incubator Foundation (AIF).

Sandy Santangelo, senior account manager for industrial products, is responsible for more than $300 million in accounts within the Norfolk Southern agriculture market segment. He coordinates programs to incentivize unit grain train loaders to expand their rail infrastructure. Santangelo also developed and presented a market analysis for the fertilizer segment in order to grow market share through site location and distribution network optimization.

Norfolk Southern is an operator of 19,500 miles of U.S. railroad track across 22 states and the District of Columbia. The company supports international trade with service to every major Eastern seaport, 10 river ports, and nine lake ports, and operates the most extensive intermodal network in the East.

Arrive early, as breakfast and informal networking will start at 8 a.m., with the program to follow. The cost is just $10 per person when you RSVP in advance, or $12 per person at the door without RSVP (cash or check) which includes breakfast and networking opportunities. Catering this month will be provided by Country Lane BBQ.

The Northwest Ohio Ag-Business Breakfast Forum is an educational networking opportunity to provide information on current issues, trends and programs available to the agricultural community and those who support its advancement.

Speaker

Sandy Santangelo

Sandy Santangelo
Senior Account Manager for Industrial Products
Norfolk Southern Corporation

Cost

$10 per person when you RSVP in advance, or $12 per person at the door without RSVP (cash or check) which includes breakfast and networking opportunities. Walk-ins are welcome, but guests are encouraged to reserve a seat in advance by visiting ciftinnovation.org.

Make checks payable to CIFT.

Location

The AIF/NOCK is located at 13737 Middleton Pike (St. Rt. 582) in Bowling Green.

Sponsors

State Bank & Trust Co
Bowling Green, OH