MAEA Annual Excellence Awards Dinner
May 7, 2019
Please Join us in Honoring Our Manufacturers and Employers Who Have Demonstrated Excellence in 2018!
We are Proud to Announce the Winners of our Annual Manufacturers & Employers Excellence Awards
Recipients of the Manufacturers Excellence Awards:
Solar Innovations - Community Involvement
TC Transcontinental - Process Improvement
Ash-Tec Inc. - Product Innovation
InterMetro Industries Corp. - Process Improvement/Product Innovation
Versum Materials - Expansion
Tredegar Performance Films - Environmental Improvements
Recipients of the Employers Excellence Awards:
Mid Penn Bank - Community Involvement
Access Services - Product Innovation /Process Improvement
Lehigh Valley Hospital, Schuylkill - Expansion
Penn State University, Schuylkill - Expansion
Schuylkill County Transportation Authority -Energy Efficiencies / Environmental Improvements
Honorable Mention Manufacturers:
Cargill Beef - Community Involvement
Mrs. T's Pierogies - Workplace Environmental Improvements
Recipient of the 2018 Commitment Award:
Presentation of Awards: winning companies will be recognized during our annual dinner on Tuesday, May 7th.
Sponsorship Opportunities are available.
All sponsors will receive recognition at the dinner, in the PowerPoint presentations and in the event program.
Please provide names and menu selections for each attendee.
Flounder baked with Parmesan Crumbs
Chicken Balsamic with Mushrooms (gluten-free)
Sauteed Spinach over Roasted Vegetables (vegetarian/vegan)
To register to attend the dinner or be a sponsor, please email Joani at
2019 Annual Legislative RoundTable
February 8, 2019
The Northeast Pennsylvania Manufacturers and Employers Association maintains close contact with our State Representatives and believes each member should have the opportunity to meet their representative and discuss the issues of interest to them. This roundtable will provide an opportunity for you to share your issues and concerns with our legislators. The meeting will be an informational sharing session.
Date: February 8, 2019
Time: 8:00am - 10:00am
Location: Top of the 80's, Hazleton
Legislators confirmed to attend: (all Legislators in our regions were invited to participate)
Senator Dave Argall (R-29)
Senator John Gordner (R-27)
Representative Tarah Toohil (R-116)
Representative Aaron Kaufer (R-120)
Representative Doyle Heffley (R-122)
Representative Jerry Knowles (R-124)
Representative Mike Tobash (R-125)
Topics of discussion will be:
For additional information or to register, please email Joani at
Are you considering membership with MAEA?
Join us for a breakfast to hear what our members have to say about MAEA
December 7, 2018
Top of the 80's, Hazleton
During this event Northeast PA Manufacturers & Employers Association (MAEA) member company representatives will provide testimonials of MAEA services that have assisted them in their daily operations.
Already a Member of MAEA?
We ask you to help us spread the word about MAEA by inviting a company that can benefit from MAEA membership.
Registration is required. To learn more or register, call Maggie Burkhardt at (570) 622-0992 or email at
Sponsorship Opportunities are Available!
MAEA's Annual Wellness Summit
Approved for 5 HRCI Recertification Credits
November 2, 2018
Top of the 80's, Hazleton
• Fad Diets: Do They Work? - Samantha Hollock, Registered Dietitian
• Mindfulness - Christie Lanasa, CHWC, RN, ED.S., NBC-HWC
• Colorectal Cancer: Risk Factors, Prevention, Diagnosis and Treatment - Joshua Nuchumson, M.D.
• Lyme Disease - Karen Fabrizio, CRNP, DNP
• Depression: Detecting the Signs - Jill Bainbridge, V.P. of Behavioral Health Services
• Maintaining a Drug Free Workplace - Joshua Reager, Personal Safety Trainer
• Back Injuries - David Hoy, PT, MS
• Well-Being and Benefits - Amanda Greene, RN, BSN, MCHES
Sponsorship Opportunities are Available
To register or sponsor this event please email Joani at
NEPA Manufacturers & Employers Association WINE & FOOD PAIRING
Date: October 16, 2018
Time: 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Place: Wegmans Food Markets, Inc.
820 Keystone Boulevard High Ridge Business Park
Pottsville, PA 17901
Featuring: The Jazz Katz Trio
Each course will be accompanied by a flavor intense wine.
Welcome table -Cheese & charcuterie selection
Course One -Beet & Macadamia Poke Bowls - Warm quinoa brown rice with cooked beets, avocado and cilantro; topped with poke sauce, macadamia nuts, scallions, sesame seeds
Course Two - Crab & Lobster Mac N Cheese - Succulent Maine lobster and Maryland crab with cavatappi pasta smothered in our velvety Wegmans brand cheese sauce and parmesan crispy tuile
Course Three - Beef Braised Short Ribs - Served with Wegmans signature mashed potatoes, crispy shallots and a rich demi-glace
Dessert - Pumpkin Bread Pudding - Served with a vanilla cream cheese drizzle
To register, please email Joani at