The Conflict Minerals Conference held February 19, 2014 featured speakers and panelists that brought much-needed insight to the issues manufacturers face with conflict minerals, and the deadline for SEC reporting.


Learn strategies to address international effects of conflict minerals, counterfeit materials, labor threats and banned or restricted substances on multi-national manufacturers.



Learn to VISUALLY validate a business idea, product line or navigate a business cross-road and pivot. The Business Model Canvas puts the business on one page and is a strategic management and entrepreneurial tool. It is designed for high level management staff tasked with strategic planning and meeting business challenges. The Canvas allows you and your team to describe, design, invent, or pivot the business planning process.


Project Management Professional (PMP) certification recognizes demonstrated knowledge and skill in leading and directing teams and in delivering project results within the constraints of schedule, budget, and resources.  The PMP Certification Course includes ten key knowledge areas presented in a hands-on, interactive, collaborative course.



APB & Associates, Inc. was proud to join the ranks of University Hospitals and Dick’s Sporting Goods in sponsoring the Outrun Hunger 5K race, benefiting The Centers for Families and Children.


Cleveland State University and APB & Associates, Inc. is pleased to sponsor a pre-bid discussion and matchmaker event for invited prequalified subcontractors and minority, female, and EDGE certified businesses (MBE/FBE/EDGE’s) to learn about upcoming contracting opportunities for the Center for Innovation in Health Professions (CIHP) construction project