In January 2017, the Leading Edge Global Alliance (LEA) released its 2017 National Manufacturing Outlook and Insights Survey. LEA, of which Clark Nuber is a founding member, is the second largest international association of CPA Firms in the world, creating a high-quality alliance of 220 firms focused on accounting, financial and business advisory services.
In an effort to better understand the outlook manufacturers have for 2017, the challenges they face, and the strategies they believe will be most effective, the public accounting firms of the Leading Edge Alliance conducted a survey of member firms’ manufacturing clients and prospects.The survey polled more than 250 manufacturing executives across the country. Half of companies surveyed had revenues between $10M and $100M. Read the Survey.