Steve Kline
Director of Market Intelligence
Gardner Business Media, Inc.

Key takeaways from my presentation:

  • What economic trends are and will affect machine tool consumption.
  • What machine types will be in demand in 2017.
  • The industries that plan to spend the most on capital equipment in 2017


Steve is the director of market intelligence at Gardner Business Media Inc., a family-owned business that produces media for the durable goods manufacturing industries, including Modern Machine Shop, Production Machining, Moldmaking Technology, and Plastics Technology magazines. Steve has been producing Gardner's Capital Spending Survey and the Gardner Business Index since 2008.