In a world where the gig economy rules and everyone's a consultant, it can sometimes seem like manufacturers a.k.a. "maker businesses" are taking the back seat to service businesses. This is not the case- manufacturing businesses still play a vital role in the small business economy. With the buy-local movement taking off, there has never been a better time to start your made-in-Washington business. Come and learn from our panel of local manufacturers what it takes to run a successful maker business in today's world and get all of your questions answered.