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Pittsburgh Regional Alliance

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Pittsburgh Regional Alliance is a economic development organization based in Pittsburgh, PA that was founded in 1995. As of 2019 they had $4.7 million in revenue and $2.0 million in assets.

The mission of the Pittsburgh Regional Alliance (pra) is to market the 10 counties of southwestern Pennsylvania as a prime location for business investment and talent. The pra provides business leaders domestically and globally with essential resource...

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Program areas at Pittsburgh Regional Alliance

Growing the economy:this area of the agenda focused on economic development strategies to grow our economy through business attraction and retention across five strategic sectors (advanced manufacturing; energy; financial business services; healthcare and life sciences; tech), including a focus on innovation and energy-related manufacturing.innovation economic development - in 2018, the allegheny conference participated in the Regional team that formulated and submitted Pittsburgh's amazon hq2 proposal. The region was named as a top 20 finalist for the project, which has significantly raised the profile of Pittsburgh for additional technology investment and media attention. As a result, we have been considered for other projects because we were an hq2 finalist, and we now have a Regional team encompassing the business, government, academic, nonprofit and philanthropic communities that can mobilize quickly to address new opportunities and challenges.while amazon may not have chosen our region for hq2, we are seeing other signature innovation-related projects ...

Infrastructurecollaborating with partners across the Pittsburgh region, the allegheny conference was key in organizing the railvolution conference in Pittsburgh this past october. A national conference that assembles transportation infrastructure thought leaders to share ideas, railvolution offered the Pittsburgh region a platform to hone strategies and influence policies in the public transportation, transit-oriented development, placemaking and community development fields.

Workforce & educationthe allegheny conference's workforce strategy is focused on three areas: talent attraction and retention; building hr capacity; and k-12 business engagement. In our efforts to retain and attract talent, we partnered with thrival to capitalize on the tech talent audience in town for the innovation conference; we provided presidents from 18 Regional colleges and universities with messages about the region and a call to students to stay upon graduation; we provided career services offices with information highlighting off-campus amenities in the region; and we began development of a Regional talent attraction toolkit for hr recruiters. To build hr capacity, efforts zeroed in on fully leveraging our inflection point data that showed gaps in our community's capacity to address some of the challenges identified in our report - namely how to stop the outflow of college students and our significant worker shortage. Lastly, our k-12 business engagement work began ...

Form 990s for Pittsburgh Regional Alliance

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Feb 10, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Feb 21, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Jan 18, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Apr 4, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Jan 27, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Pittsburgh Regional Alliance

Total grants, contributions, etc.$4,777,487
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$1,521
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$4,779,008

Vendors for Pittsburgh Regional Alliance

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2020-09-03
█████████ █████ ███ ██ ███Tax accounting2020-02-10
███████ █████Professional Services$115,0002017-12-01

Personnel at Pittsburgh Regional Alliance

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Stefani PashmanChief Executive Officer$0Dec. 31, 2018
Lley ChiefChief Financial Officer-Feb. 10, 2020
█████ ███████Past Chief Financial Officer$0Feb. 11, 2019
███████ █████Secretary and Treasurer$0Dec. 31, 2018
█████ █████Chair$0Dec. 31, 2017
██████ █████████Past Chief Executive Officer Exit 12 and 31 and 17$0Dec. 31, 2017
██████ █████Executive Vice President Economic Develmt and Public Affairs$0Dec. 31, 2015
██████ █ ██████████Secretary and Treasurer$0Dec. 31, 2015
█████ ██████Chair$0Dec. 31, 2015
...and one more key personnel

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