FedEx Express Declared PCTI’s Business Partner of the Year!

Passaic County Technical Institute (PCTI) announced their esteemed Business Partner of the Year for 2017-2018 and the honor goes to FedEx Express!

PCTI and FedEx Express facilitated a unique partnership that supports the high school’s newest component of the School of Business Careers curriculum, Global Logistics. For the past five years, this incredibly beneficial partnership allowed the program to flourish.

FedEx Express is an active participant in PCTI’s Business Advisory Committee and provides valuable assistance to the school’s Business instructors. Their dedication to the development of a trained and knowledgeable future workforce has prompted assistance in PCTI’s key curriculum development and implementation. FedEx Express routinely keeps the school abreast on the latest in industry standards.

As a major contributor to the PCTI’s Business Logistics program, FedEx Express has assisted in mentoring students in new project-based learning curriculums that focus on problem-solving scenarios. They have arranged guest speaker visitations and provide valuable shadowing opportunities via their Freight Operations at Newark Airport where PCTI students have received tours, presentations, and first-hand experience in this thriving industry.

Congratulations to FedEx Express, an outstanding and engaging company, for being selected as PCTI’s 2017-2018 Business Partner of the Year!

Michael Coscia (PCTI Board of Education Commissioner), Mark Cacace (PCTI Lead School-To-Careers Coordinator), Damaris Solomon, (PCTI Board of Education Vice President) and Glenn L. Brown (PCTI Board of Education Commissioner), congratulate FedEx Express representatives Janice Pataki (Solutions Special Advisor Small Business Solutions), Mike Ryan (Managing Director, Northeast District), and Ayaz Aslam (Manager of Hub Operations, Newark, NJ) for being named PCTI’s Business Partner of the Year.