Bizzell Partners with Tulsa Welding School

Tulsa Job Corps Center Operated by Bizzell Partners with Tulsa Welding School and Workforce Boards to Launch Welding Training for Tulsa Youth

Tulsa, OK (May 16, 2024) – In a groundbreaking partnership aimed at fostering workforce innovation and empowering local youth through vocational training, the Tulsa Job Corps Center operated by Bizzell US (Bizzell), Tulsa Welding School (TWS), and the Green Country & Northeast Workforce Boards are excited to announce the launch of a new welding training program for Tulsa’s youth. This collaboration is a testament to the partners’ shared commitment to enhancing the skills and opportunities available to the community’s younger generations.

2024 marks a significant year as Tulsa Welding School celebrates its 75th anniversary, reflecting on its considerable impact on the Tulsa community and its nearly 40,000 graduates. The dedication of TWS to skills-based education has significantly contributed to enabling individuals to forge brighter futures. A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) has been signed by the Tulsa Job Corps Center, Tulsa Welding School, and both the Green Country & Northeast Workforce Boards, underscoring a collective commitment to workforce development and community empowerment.

Dr. Anton C. Bizzell, President & CEO, Bizzell, conveyed his excitement about the partnership: “Bizzell is excited to launch this welding training initiative at the Tulsa Job Corps Center with Tulsa Welding School and the Green Country and North East Workforce Boards. This partnership not only prepares Tulsa’s aspiring professional for promising high-demand careers, but it also strengthens our community’s economic foundation as work together to meet the workforce needs of Tulsa, Oklahoma. Together, we are setting a new standard for vocational career training and workforce readiness.”

This initiative represents a crucial step forward in workforce development, with the Tulsa Job Corps Center and its partners dedicated to delivering impactful benefits to the community. By combining their resources and expertise, they aim to set new standards in vocational training and community support.

For more information about the welding training program and this collaborative effort, please contact: Roxanne Chin, Senior Vice President, Workforce Innovation,

Bizzell Received the Smart Business Dealmaker of the Year- Social Impact Award

Bizzell Received the Smart Business Dealmaker of the Year- Social Impact Award

Baltimore, MD – May 3, 2024 – Thirteen outstanding individuals were celebrated last week as recipients of the Smart Business Dealmakers Dealmaker of the Year Award. The awards ceremony took place at the 2024 Baltimore Smart Business Dealmakers Conference held at the Woodholme Country Club.

The Dealmaker of the Year Awards recognize individuals who are shaping the landscape of business and innovation in Baltimore. These recipients have demonstrated exceptional leadership, vision, and impact in their respective fields. Moreover, the Dealmakers Hall of Fame honors business leaders who have made groundbreaking contributions to their organizations, industries, and the region over the course of decades in business. These inductees are celebrated for their enduring legacy and profound influence on the business landscape of Baltimore.

Among the class of distinguished honorees, Anton C. Bizzell, M.D., President & Chief Executive Officer of Bizzell, was presented with the Dealmaker of the Year Social Impact Award. This esteemed accolade recognizes Dr. Bizzell’s exceptional contributions to public health strengthening, economic development, and youth and women empowerment.

Under Dr. Bizzell’s visionary leadership, Bizzell has spearheaded numerous impactful projects globally, from developing infrastructure in Africa to implementing significant clean water initiatives. Domestically, Dr. Bizzell has led initiatives to enhance workforce development programs, empowering young adults with critical skills for today’s job market. This recognition fuels our passion to continue tackling some of the most pressing challenges of our times through innovative and sustainable solutions.

Bizzell’s contributions have not only fostered economic growth and improved the quality of life for communities but have also set a standard for corporate responsibility and social entrepreneurship.

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Bizzell Sponsors AFCEA NOVA Student IT Day

Bizzell Sponsors AFCEA NOVA Student IT Day

Bizzell is proud to support the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA) Northern Virginia (NOVA) Student Information Technology (IT) Day, underscoring our commitment to STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) education. In collaboration with key partners like the Space Systems Command’s Innovation Hub COSMIC, Virginia Tech Applied Research Corporation (VTARC), IMMERSED, and the AFCEA NOVA Educational Foundation, we’re helping shape the next generation of STEM leaders.
The event engaged 40 talented students from John Lewis High School and Hampton Middle School in robotics theory through workshops and interactive sessions, promoting teamwork, creativity, and problem-solving.

Our support for AFCEA NOVA Student IT Day aligns with our mission to enhance public health strengthening, empower youth and women, drive economic growth, and advance technological innovation in our nation and around the world.

Bizzell’s commitment extends beyond this event, through our management of four Department of Labor Job Corps Centers and the implementation of Matchplicity, a job-matching platform that prepares students for the workforce. Additionally, our international youth empowerment accelerators and comprehensive internship and mentorship programs reflect our holistic approach to education, blending theoretical knowledge with practical skills.

Stay connected for updates on Bizzell’s initiatives and partnerships that continue to impact STEM education and beyond.

Empowering New Bern’s Future: Dr. Anton C. Bizzell’s Philanthropic Commitment

Empowering New Bern’s Future: Dr. Anton C. Bizzell’s Philanthropic Commitment

In the heart of New Bern, a city pulsating with community spirit and unwavering support, a recent partnership ceremony ignited a beacon of hope for the youth, courtesy of Anton C. Bizzell, Chairman and CEO of Bizzell. This alliance marked a pivotal moment as Dr. Bizzell stood alongside Lyfe Three, a nonprofit dedicated to nurturing the aspirations of New Bern’s young minds.

The event was more than a ceremonial gesture; it was a testament to Dr. Bizzell’s profound connection to his roots. With a $30,000 donation to Lyfe Three, he solidified his commitment to the education and empowerment of the city’s youth. The heartfelt expressions of gratitude from Lyfe Three’s leaders, Tammie Dean and Fonsetta Brown, echoed throughout the community, resonating with the values of unity and progress.

Pictured: Anton C. Bizzell, Alderwoman Hazel Royal, Ward II, Mayor Jeffrey Odham, & Tammie Dean, Lyfe Three Director

Pictured: Anton C. Bizzell, Alderwoman Hazel Royal, Ward II, Mayor Jeffrey Odham, & Tammie Dean, Lyfe Three Director

Dr. Bizzell’s journey traces back to his early days as a newspaper delivery boy in the vibrant community of James City, New Bern. Those formative years bestowed upon him invaluable wisdom, teaching him that knowledge transcends boundaries and that profound insights can emerge from unexpected sources. This donation to Lyfe Three isn’t just a philanthropic act; it’s a reflection of these foundational values deeply ingrained within him.

New Bern isn’t merely a location on a map; it’s a tightly-knit community where Dr. Bizzell’s decision to support Lyfe Three speaks volumes about his personal commitment to the welfare and success of local youth. This generous contribution isn’t solely monetary; it’s an investment in programs fostering academic excellence, artistic exploration, and skill development, laying the groundwork for the city’s future leaders.

The support for Lyfe Three mirrors Dr. Bizzell’s recognition of the pivotal role education, expression, and cultural enrichment play in shaping young individuals. By aligning with Lyfe Three’s mission to pave pathways for disadvantaged youth, Dr. Bizzell reaffirms the belief that every individual, regardless of background, deserves the opportunity to grow, excel academically, and explore their potential.

This philanthropic endeavor isn’t just a one-time contribution; it’s a reflection of enduring values and a commitment to uplifting the community that shaped Dr. Bizzell’s journey. It’s a torchbearer illuminating the path for New Bern’s youth, guiding them toward a future brimming with possibilities and opportunities.

As Dr. Anton C. Bizzell continues to champion the cause of education, empowerment, and inclusivity, his actions echo the principles of diligence, community support, and the unwavering belief that investing in youth today cultivates a thriving society tomorrow. Through this partnership with Lyfe Three, the legacy of empowerment and opportunity is etched into the vibrant fabric of New Bern, illuminating the way forward for generations to come.

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