Management Development Academy

Management Development Academy

CLASS 13 | July 2023 | October 2023 | January 2024

The Management Development Academy (MDA) is an interactive three-part series of customized workshops, designed to grow your business and leadership acumen to prepare you for success in your current and future roles. The program rotates through different walkable and exciting cities across the country.

Each session includes 2.5 days of expert-led workshop sessions, facilitated debriefs, activities and interaction, as well as plenty of time to connect with the presenters, facilitator and your peers.

Class 13 Schedule:

  • July 31-August 2, 2023 | Cleveland, OH 
  • October 23-25, 2023 | Charlotte, NC
  • January 29-31, 2024 | Tampa, FL

With each cohort limited to 30 participants, you can develop an intimate, long-lasting network of peers and colleagues that you can rely on as you grow your career and business.

Designed exclusively for department supervisors, team leaders and mid-level managers looking to advance their business and leadership acumen, MDA graduates are equipped to inspire and lead their teams and organizations.

Since its inception in 2012, more than 300 individuals have graduated from MDA, with many earning expanded roles and responsibilities at their organizations, a direct result of the skills and confidence gained from being a part of this highly regarded program.

Get ready to accelerate your career trajectory the MDA way!


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The Precision Metalforming Association is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP® recertification activities. This program is worth 42 PDCs.






Julia Gannon

Meetings and Events Manager

(216) 901-8800
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