Client development director named for WDCE at Penn College

Pennsylvania College of Technology recently appointed Christopher P. Ray as client development director for Workforce Development & Continuing Education at Penn College, which partners with companies to provide short-term training and project support.

Ray brings more than 20 years of sales, management and business-development experience to the newly created post. He will work closely with WDCE’s professional staff to coordinate training and project support to industries across Pennsylvania and beyond.

“We welcome Chris to Penn College and look forward to using his expertise to build on our existing relationships and establish new connections,” said Shannon M. Munro, executive director of WDCE. “Chris will work directly with the team that coordinates workforce training and applied-technology solutions for companies – including those in manufacturing, health care, construction, hospitality, energy and information technology – as well as entrepreneurs.”

Most recently, Ray served as director of referral development for Susquehanna Health, managing outreach for the system. Previously, he held sales and training roles in the pharmaceutical and biotech industries, as well as business-development and marketing posts in land development and commercial sales. He holds a bachelor of arts degree in economics, graduating magna cum laude from Lycoming College.

For more about Workforce Development & Continuing Education at Penn College, visit www.pct.edu/wdce or call 570-327-4775. For more about Penn College, which is celebrating its centennial throughout 2014, visit www.pct.edu or call toll-free at 800-367-9222.

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Last Updated August 28, 2014