Thomas R. Cutler announced the New York City Manufacturing Media Consortium Conference was a success. The conference met from December 28-30. Cutler led the meeting to identify 2017 manufacturing several hundred members of the Manufacturing Media Consortium attended the conference. The professional organization includes journalists, editors, economists, and other industrial leaders worldwide. Members write about trends, data, case studies, and profiles, in the manufacturing, industrial, and distribution sectors. Cutler works with thousands of media outlets to expand manufacturing media coverage.