Catalyst Connection

Business Name: Catalyst Connection
Contact Title: Regional Director
Contact Salutation: Mr.
Contact First Name: Ed
Contact Last Name: Wagner
Contact Phone Number: 814-243-4016
Address: 2000 Technology Drive
City: Pittsburgh
State: PA
Zip: 15219
Phone: 8142434016
County (PA Only): Allegheny
Municipality: Johnstown Office – 1766 Lyter Drive
Service Code(s)/Federal Supply Classification: U099, R422, R425, R431
NAICS Code(s): 541330, 541611, 541612, 541613, 541614, 611512
Business Type: Small Business
Capability Description:

Catalyst Connection is regional economic development organization whose mission is to advance the performance of manufacturing companies through accelerating productivity and business growth. Catalyst Connection is part of the PREP network funded by PA DCED as one of seven Industrial Resource Centers in the State. It is also part of the Manufacturing Extension Partnership network sponsored by the National Institute for Standards & Technology through the U.S. Dept. of Commerce. Catalyst’s core capabilities include manufacturing process improvement, organizational / human resource development, and business growth (sales, marketing and product development) services. In addition, Catalyst Connection offers financial assistance through grants and loans and has branded ‘Explore the New Manufacturing’ programs to attract students into the rewarding careers available in the mfg. industry.

Date Established: 1988
Annual Sales: $ 5 M
Notable Clients: JWF Industries, Somerset Welding & Steel, Mitsubishi, Martin Baker of America, Hamill Mfg.
Full-time Employees: 25