The Tuesday, November 18th PMI Erie Chapter Meeting & Program will include the following:
5:45 Arrival / Social Time
6:45 Chapter Updates / Officer Nominations
7:00 "Managing Public Projects"
John "Casey" Wells, Executive Director, Eric County Convention Center Authority
Meeting Location: Erie Bayfront Convention Center
Cost: PMI Erie Member: $25, Non-Member: $30
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We will no longer be accepting cash at the door. Deadline to Register is Saturday, November 15th at noon eastern time.
Please join the PMI Erie, PA Chapter in welcoming back John "Casey" Wells, the Executive Director of the Erie County Convention Center Authority. Mr. Wells last presented on the renovation of Erie's downtown Erie Insurance Arena, which was completed in 2013. Come and learn the latest about public projects in the Erie County region. Dinner begins promptly at 6PM, with the presentation to follow The cost for the event is $25 for members and $30 for non-members.
John “Casey” Wells is the Executive Director of the Erie County Convention Center Authority and is responsible for the professional and administrative direction and management of four facilities operated by the Authority: Louis J. Tullio Arena, Warner Theatre, Jerry Uht Ballpark, and the Bayfront Convention Center.
Mr. Wells graduated from Cathedral Prep and earned his BS from Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA. He began his career in Public Facility Management at the Erie County Fieldhouse in 1979 and rose to the position of General Manager in 1981. Mr. Wells has worked for the Erie Civic Center Authority since 1983 holding the position of Operations Manager prior to becoming Executive Director in 1992. He has over 30 years of experience in the Public Assembly Facility Industry. In 1994, Mr. Wells won the Mid Grood Perry Creativity Award from the International Association of Auditorium Managers.