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MBA Today - 3/15/24

Why should you attend the MBA's second annual Leadership Summit?  Tracy Daggett and Jezree Friend discuss this year's exciting program and how to accelerate your business during this episode of Business Today with the MBA!

MBA Today - 2/2/24

Celebrate the remarkable women in our region! Hear from Jennie Hagerty of the Mercy Center for Women ahead of her Women in Leadership IMPACT Luncheon presentation on March 14 at the MBA Conference Center in Erie.

MBA Today - 1/5/24

Joe Pfadt - Executive Director and CEO of the Oliver Hazard Perry Shipyard joins Joe Martin to discuss the organization's effort to bring a Perry class Guided Missile Frigate, the ex-USS HALYBURTON (FFG-40), and open it to the public as a museum ship in Erie, PA.

MBA Today - 12/8/23

The MBA's Patty Welther and Jezree Friend talk about what's ahead for Manufacturer & Business Association in the coming New Year, and how becoming a member has numerous benefits!  

MBA Today - 11/10/23

Economist Ken Louie, Ph.D., of the Economic Research Institute of Erie (ERIE) at Penn State Behrend shares details about what happened to the economy in 2023, and what's ahead for 2024 both nationally and locally.  Dr. Louie will be speaking at the MBA's Economic Outlook event taking place at Noon on December 7th. 

MBA Today - 10/13/23

The MBA's 11th annual HR Conference is less than a month away!  During this episode of Business Today with the MBA, Tammy Polanski and Tammy Toman preview what's in store for 2023. 

MBA Today - 9/15/23

2023 MFG Day major sponsor - Airborn discusses the importance of modern manufacturing and manufacturing careers in this month's episode of Business Today with the MBA!

MBA Today - 8/4/23

Want to learn more about Erie Water Works and how it's tapping into Erie's growth and development?  Special guest Paul Vojtek talks about EWW and its latest updates with Karen Torres during this month's Podcast.

MBA Today - 6/23/23

Brigadier General Maureen Weigl of the PA Department of Military and Veterans Affairs sits down with Karen Torres to share her thoughts on service to country and community ahead of her IMPACT Luncheon presentation on July 19.

MBA Today - 6/9/23

The Association's Patty Welther and Judy Rosatti share what's in store for their 2023 MFG Day and Annual Event coming up in October!

MBA Today - 4/28/23

Alan Hamilton, Vice President of Equipment, Services and Component Engineering for Wabtec joins Karen Torres to discuss the company’s proud history as a high-tech supplier for the freight and rail industries. 

MBA Today - 3/31/23

The Association's own Patty Welther shares why business owners, senior managers and anyone in a leadership role should attend the MBA's first annual Leadership Summit on April 19th in Erie.

MBA Today - 3/3/23

Kathleen Getz, Ph.D., the 13th president of Mercyhurst University, explains what leadership means to her and the importance of empowering women to pursue leadership opportunities in their respective fields.

MBA Today - 2/10/23

Karen Torres talks with Dianne Cunningham of Home Instead about how can you help your employees with caregiving needs.

MBA Today - 1/13/23

Mike Fiaschetti of MPC Insurance Group, LLC discusses enrollment options for Medicare-eligible employees, and how the MBA and MPC can provide help.

MBA Today - 12/2/22

Economist Ken Louie, Ph.D., of the Economic Research Institute of Erie (ERIE) at Penn State Behrend shares some of the statistics and trends worth looking at in the year ahead.

MBA Today - 11/4/22

Pete Austin of E.E. Austin & Son, Inc. shares his thoughts on the state of the construction industry and the exciting projects that the firm is working on.

MBA Today - 10/7/22

Joe Martin from WPSE talks operations & career opportunities with Michael Monico, Director of Operations and Kyle Kleinedler, Talent Acquisition Specialist from Airborn in Lake City. 

MBA Today - 9/9/22

MBA logistics partner Scott Frederick of Logistics Plus and Keith Prather of Armada Corporate Intelligence discuss what's new in the logistics world.

MBA Today - 7/29/22

Hear from Lori Joint, Vice President of the MBA as she shares what's on tap for this year's 2022 MFG Day and Annual Event on October 12!