Sarasota County Technical Institute Inaugural Precision Machining Class Graduation

Dr. Todd Bowden, Director of SCTI. Precision Machining Instructor, Ed Doherty Peter D. Straw, SAMA Executive Director and member of SCTI School Advisory Council

Dr. Todd Bowden, Director of SCTI.
Precision Machining Instructor, Ed Doherty
Peter D. Straw, SAMA Executive Director and member of SCTI School Advisory Council

Peter D. Straw, SAMA Executive Director and Precision Machining Instructor Ed Doherty congratulate 16 graduates. All 16 already have jobs in local manufacturing.

Peter D. Straw, SAMA Executive Director and Precision Machining Instructor Ed Doherty congratulate 16 graduates.
All 16 already have jobs in local manufacturing.

Community Leadership Reception and Dinner

Peter D. Straw, Executive Director of SAMA is greeted by Governor Rick Scott at the Community Leadership Reception and Dinner held at the Governor's Mansion Oct. 21, 2013. A group of 24 community leaders shared ideas over dinner with the Governor. Accompanying Mr. Straw are Barbara Page and Florida First Lady, Ann Scott.

Peter D. Straw, Executive Director of SAMA is greeted by Governor Rick Scott at the Community Leadership Reception and Dinner held at the Governor’s Mansion Oct. 21, 2013. A group of 24 community leaders shared ideas over dinner with the Governor. Accompanying Mr. Straw are Barbara Page and Florida First Lady, Ann Scott.

2012 First Meeting a Success

70 plus SAMA Members and Invited guests attended our Monthly Dinner Meeting at Holiday Inn Lakewood Ranch.

Topic Creating and Empowering Employee Environment was addressed by two subject matter experts. K. Regal of Sun Hydraulics and Atty. M. Westerman of Blalock Walters. Great information from both!

2012 brings a new schedule for meetings and other innovations.
Registration begins at 5:15
Dinner is served promptly at 6:00
Adjourn 7:15

We are now accepting credit card payments for Reservations on line.

Everyone involved was very receptive of these changes. Advance reservations and prepayment facilited check in so we could maintain an accelerated schedule.