Manufacturing & Distribution Symposium Series | Bethlehem

Event Info

Hotel Bethlehem
437 Main Street
Bethlehem, PA
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Join your industry colleagues and get updated insight into key strategic issues impacting our region. We will kick off our series with a focus on growth strategies. First we’ll examine the market, industries and tactics for growth. We will also discuss the current trends in the merger and acquisitions (M&A) and capital markets. Then we’ll explore financing strategies in today’s economy.


Registration and breakfast | 7:30 am – 8:00 am
Program and networking |8:00 am – 11:00 am

CPE will be available

Learning objectives

  • Understand the challenges growing manufacturing companies face today and how to define “where to play” and “how to win” based on your current business model
  • Understand key strategies that help drive growth in today’s economy, and how to build your growth strategy
  • Learn about current trends in the national and local M&A market and get updates on the capital market
  • Get an overview of current project finance incentive trends at the local, state and federal level
  • Understand the benefit and requirements of government incentives and gain insight into a four phased approach of researching, analyzing, negotiating and finalizing incentives

Who should attend

CEOs, CFOs, controllers, and other financial professionals serving Pennsylvania manufacturing and distribution companies


  • Kate Crowley - Principal, Baker Tilly Capital
  • Michael Demers - Managing Director, CFA, Baker Tilly Capital
  • Claudio Garcia - Director, Baker Tilly
  • Laura Gitlin - Managing Director, Baker Tilly Capital
  • Amanda Klein - Director, Baker Tilly
  • Jed Mecham - Vice President, Baker Tilly Capital

Information about CPE eligibility

There are no prerequisites for this webinar and advance preparation is not required. There is no cost to attend this event.

CPE credit: Two (2) hour total credit
Field of study: Management Advisory Services
CPE host: Kate Antolick

A certificate of completion will be e-mailed to you four to six weeks after the event.

For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaint and refund, please contact our offices at 608 240 2522.

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