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Heavy Manufacturing Startup: David Klossner, President, KDA Manufacturing LLC

by Veale Institute for Entrepreneurship

Lecture Entrepreneurship Student Life Digital Event

Thu, 01 Oct 2020

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EDT (GMT-4)

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Join us on October 1 at 1 p.m. via Zoom as part of the Case Western Reserve University Entrepreneurship Series for a Roundtable Discussion with David Klossner (MGT '14), President, KDA Manufacturing LLC. He will discuss his experience establishing a startup in the heavy manufacturing industry. 

David Klossner is a manufacturing and real-estate expert with over 30 years of experience in heavy welding, machining and assembly production and real-estate development. David has worked at several industrial companies such as TLT- Babcock and Walco Tool and Engineering, and has been instrumental in eco-friendly sustainable greenfield startups. His expertise lies in developing green facilities, infrastructure and operations for heavy industries. David is currently president of KDA Manufacturing LLC working on business development strategies. He is also owner of several industrial real estate developments and has a PhD in sustainable business practices. 

This event will be facilitated by Jessica Harding (CWR '20, GRS '22), who is pursuing her MS in Electrical Engineering.

To join the Zoom Webinar follow this link:

We will also be broadcasting this roundtable and future roundtables to LinkedIn Live on CWRU Veale Institute for Entrepreneurship's LinkedIn page on October 1 at 1 pm.

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David Klossner


KDA Manufacturing, LLC

Klossner is currently President of KDA Manufacturing LLC, an engineering, weld fabrication and machining company which specializes in large and complex high precision components for a wide array of industries. With KDA Manufacturing and previous companies, Klossner has played an integral role in establishing new operation sites and factories. While at TLT-Babcock Inc., Klossner developed start-up engineering, sales, and manufacturing operations in India and Europe, and restructured Canadian operations for improved income.

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