Technical Forum Session One
Production Pay: Making Money on Both Sides of the Fence
Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017
11 - 11:30 a.m.
11 - 11:30 a.m.
Pat Godwin, Jr.
Production pay programs can be very rewarding for employers and employees alike, but how, exactly, does a production pay program work? This session will help you determine if this business model will work for your company. Attendees will learn simple and practical steps one company has used to implement a production pay program. Entry into this arena and challenges along the way will be discussed, as well as if all employees are candidates for production pay.
Pat Godwin, Jr. Bio
James P. Godwin Jr., better known as Pat Jr. has been working full time with the family company for over 36 years, part time since age 12 for a total of 41 years. He has worked in every aspect of the truck equipment manufacturing process to include, parts manager, technician, welder, municipal installation supervisor, purchasing, machinist, engineering, sales, and currently oversees the areas of service, warranty, technical support/training, and hydraulic R&D. His strengths are in hydraulics and are self taught in the specialty area of snow removal equipment since 1984.
Pat Godwin Jr. is the President of The Godwin Group of companies which encompasses Godwin Mfg Co Inc, Dunn NC: R&S Truck Bodies, Ivel KY; Galion-Godwin, Winesburg Oh; and Champion Hoist and Equipment, Dunn NC; and Williamsen-Godwin of Salt Lake City Utah. All of which manufacture truck equipment in the area of dump beds, class eight dump trailers, truck and trailer hoists, roll-back carriers, flat beds, and many types of dump hoists.
The Godwin Group is a family owned and operated business that started in 1966 and recently celebrated their 50th anniversary. The company started like most other family businesses, in the back yard as a welding and repair shop and over the years has grown to be the largest family owned and operated dump truck bed manufacturer in the country.
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