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Area leaders looking ahead to 2025

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What will business in Indiana look like in the year 2025? That was the topic of discussion at the Indiana Vision 2025 forum in Plymouth on Thursday.

The forum brought together local chamber leaders along with education and non-profits to bounce ideas around.

We talked with several local chamber leaders about what issues they're looking at

Mark Dobson - Warsaw/Kosciusko County Chamber of Commerce
"Our machinists are gray haired like me. And we need to see that next youth movement of younger folks that are really interested in being in the industry."

Jeff Rea - St. Joseph County Chamber of Commerce
"We have to break down sort of those silos that exist between government units between political boundaries, between counties even."

Kyle Hannon - Greater Elkhart Chamber of Commerce
"We're constantly looking for ways to diversify the RV industry without turning our back on that great industry and all it's providing for our area now." 

The goal for state organizers of Indiana Vision 2025 is that local accomplishments make a bigger impact on the state as a whole.

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