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Special Thanks to Lehigh Valley Meet the Buyers Expo Supporters

By Colin McEvoy on October 27, 2015

The Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corporation (LVEDC) and the collective partners of the 2015 Lehigh Valley Meet the Buyers Expo would like to thank the following companies for their support of this bi-annual event.

Sponsors:

Premier:
First Niagara Bank
Platinum: American Bank, Wells Fargo

Emerald:
? Baker Institute for Entrepreneurship at Lehigh University
? PPL
? Sands Bethlehem
? Embassy Bank For the Lehigh Valley
? Direct Energy
? Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corporation
? Lehigh University

Education:
? Capital Blue Cross
? Handlon Business Resources
? TD Bank
? Womens’ Business Enterprise Council of PA-DE-sNJ

Trade Partners:
? Adams Outdoor
? All Points Images
? CMorganelli Designs
? LV Business
? Cantone Press
? The Express-Times
? The Morning Call
? Thrive Media
? WDIY
? Working Dog Press

Procurement Professionals from the following companies and organizations:
? Adecco
? B.Braun
? BEHR
? Buzzi Unicem USA
? Cambridge – Lee Industries
? Carpenter Technology
? City of Allentown
? City of Bethlehem
? Corporate Environments
? County of Bucks
? County of Lehigh
? County of Northampton
? Direct Energy
? Discover Lehigh Valley
?  DSC Logistics
? Eastern Industries
? ISM/NAPM
? Lehigh Valley Association of Independent Colleges
? Lutron Electronics
? Mack Trucks
? Martin Guitar
? Met Ed/a First Energy Company
? Olympus
? Orlando Diefenderfer Electric
? PA COSTARS
? PA DEP – Land Recycling Program
? PA Department of General Services
? PA Turnpike Commission
? PPL
? Quandel Construction Group
? Sands Bethlehem
? TD Bank
? The Business Center
? Tobyhanna Army Depot
? UGI
? US Department of Labor
? US Small Business Administration
? West Side Hammer Electric

 

Collaborative Partners:
? Community Action Committee of the Lehigh Valley
? Community Action Development Corporation – Allentown
? Community Action Development Corporation – Bethlehem
? Lehigh University Small Business Development Center
? Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corporation
? Lehigh Valley Workforce Development Board, Inc.
? Manufacturers’ Resource Center
? Nazareth-Bath Chamber of Commerce
? Slate Belt Chamber of Commerce
? Whitehall Area Chamber of Commerce

 

We’d also like to thank the staff at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks, where the event was held!

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