Inaugural Fayette Business Leaders Network event at Penn State Fayette
Fayette County and surrounding area business leaders and executives are invited to attend the first Fayette Business Leaders Network event at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus on Tuesday, Nov. 16, from 8:30-10 a.m. in the Corporate Training Center in the Eberly Building. Catalyst Connection, the Defense Procurement Assistance Center, Fay-Penn Economic Development Council, and Penn State Fayette have partnered to present this free event designed to bring together business owners, presidents, CEO’s, vice presidents, executives, plant managers, and other leaders from Fayette County and its surrounding area who are interested in advancing Fayette County’s business community.
On the agenda is a discussion regarding the creation of a leadership network and a keynote address from guest speaker Dennis Yablonsky, CEO of the Allegheny Conference on Community Development and former secretary of Pennsylvania’s Department of Community and Economic Development.
Joe Segilia, director of Continuing Education and Outreach at Penn State Fayette explains, “This event is a way for business men and women in the area to share and develop new innovative ideas for working together at the local business level. As a vested member of the community, Penn State Fayette wants to support local business interactions and continue its leadership role in providing professional education opportunities that have a positive impact on local business.”