President and CEO
World Trade Center Buffalo Niagara
John Manzella is President and CEO of the World Trade Center Buffalo Niagara. He also is an author, speaker, and Chair of the Upstate New York District Export Council, a position appointed by the U.S. Secretary of Commerce. Additionally, he is the founder of both The Manzella Report, a leading source for global business, economic news and analysis, and Manzella Trade Communications Inc., a public affairs, publishing, and consulting firm.
John has written hundreds of articles and several books, including the newly released Global America: Understanding Global and Economic Trends and How to Ensure Competitiveness. His op-eds have been nationally syndicated and his views have appeared in The Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Houston Chronicle, Miami Herald, Dallas Morning News, and Buffalo News. John also is a contributing writer for American City Business Journals and owner of 43 metropolitan weekly publications.