Manzella Trade Communications is a public affairs, publishing and consulting firm with a focus on global business and today's leading economic issues. We deliver insight and analysis, and craft communications programs to educate stakeholders, decision makers and policymakers.
Clients have included Bank of America, AT&T, Exxon, University of Chicago Booth School of Business, Business Roundtable, American Chamber of Commerce, Jiangsu Provincial Government (China), Canadian Government, and U.S. State Department. View more than 100 clients by category.
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John Manzella is an author, speaker, and founder of Manzella Trade Communications, Inc., a public affairs, publishing and consulting firm.
He also is Chief Strategy Officer of Ignition Life Solutions, a global enterprise risk management consulting firm, founder of the ManzellaReport.com, a premier source for global business and economic analysis, chair of the Upstate New York District Export Council, a position appointed by the U.S. Secretary of Commerce, and Northeast Regional Legislative Coordinator for the National Association of District Export Councils. Additionally, he is former President and CEO of World Trade Center BN.
John has written hundreds of articles and several books, including Global America: Understanding Global and Economic Trends and How To Ensure Competitiveness, Grasping Globalization: It's Impact and Your Corporate Response, and Mexico & NAFTA: The Real Impact. His op-eds have been nationally syndicated and his views have appeared in The Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Bloomberg, NPR, Xinhua (China), La Jornada (Mexico) and Lianhe Zaobao (Singapore). Additionally, John is a contributing writer for American City Business Journals, owner of 43 metropolitan weekly publications, and has hosted educational videos and television shows. (See full bio)
Earlier in his career, John served as executive director of goTRADE New York, an advocacy coalition sponsored by the Washington, D.C.-based Business Roundtable, and gained experience on the Congressional Subcommittee on Economic Stabilization of the Committee on Banking, Finance and Urban Affairs in Washington, D.C.