2013 Annual Meeting. Vision: All Greater Peninsula businesses have access to world class talent. Our Mission: To provide human capital solutions through creative funding strategies and partnerships that keep our region globally competitive and economically strong.
Vision: All Greater Peninsula businesses have access to world class talent. Our Mission: To provide human capital solutions through creative funding strategies and partnerships that keep our region globally competitive and economically strong.
Eight Years of Success…… …and still going!!!
Full-Service Location Youth Career Café - Patrick Henry Mall in Newport News Satellite Locations Historic Triangle – TNCC Campus Hampton Teen Center
Youth Career Café In 2006, the YCC only had 514 youth visits… This past year… 5,000 Participated in YCC Activities And we are continuing to GROW…virtually… YouthCareerCafe.com now open for business!!!
Youth Career Expo 2013 - 2,200+ students participated - 65 Regional Business Exhibitors - 275+ Professionals Mock Interviewers and Presenters Video
Career Exploration Camps • - That’s My App • Advanced Manufacturing • Healthcare • Hospitality • Finance • Distribution
Youth Workforce Center - 58 In-School Participants - 94 Out-of-School Participants - Career and Technical Education Skills Training
2 Full Service One Stop Resource Centers - Hampton and Williamsburg
$5.0 million Healthcare Grant 336 Individuals Trained to Date in Healthcare Fields Hiring Our Heroes Hiring Event - 1500 Veterans - 250 jobseekers / military spouses - 150 Employers $250,000 Training Grant for Vets
Hospitality Cluster’s Customer Service Training 375+ participated in the Fall and Spring Sessions
2 SOLD OUT Professional Development Events Disney’s Approach to Business Excellence Hampton Roads Convention Center 250+ Professionals Disney’s Approach to Leadership Excellence College of William and Mary 200+ Faculty and Staff
Developed a Strategic Plan for Career Pathways in Healthcare In Partnership with TNCC Regional Meeting with 50+ Partners
Construction Workforce Partnership Scholarship Opportunities 6th Annual AGC Auction Participated in the Youth Career Expo
Special thanks to the PCFWD staff Matthew James, President and CEO William H. Mann, Jr., Executive Vice President and COO Shawn Avery, Vice President – Private/Public Partnerships Gary Butler, Vice President – Federal Programs Terri Partain, Accountant Shannon Trochuck, Program Support Manager Rita Bond, Workforce Development Coordinator Sharnya Smith, Youth Career Café Coordinator Cathy Ellis, Executive Assistant Jeanne Smith, Executive Assistant Carolyn Tarrant, Senior Office Assistant
A Look Ahead to the rest of the year and 2014…. Government Contracting Business Management Seminar Financial Services Academy Customer Services Training – Fall and Spring AGC Auction – February 28th Youth Career Café Video Contest Professional Development Opportunities w/ William and Mary And…
State of the Workforce on the Greater Peninsula Coming in the Spring of 2014
PCFWD Presents… SAVE THE DATE: MARCH 13, 2014 Sponsored by:
Peninsula Council for Workforce Development WELCOMES Guest Speakers Terry Cooper, IBEX Global Erick Sola, Student, TNCC