ACES Names New Executive Director


ERIE – Americans for the Competitive Enterprise System, Inc. (ACES) today announced the appointment of Stacy Bartholomew as executive director of the organization effective immediately.

According to a press release, Bartholomew has been with ACES for the past six years as programs manager and is dedicated to the organization’s mission and core principles. “ACES is confident that her leadership and guidance of the organization will enhance our programming and image for many years to come,” the release states.

Val Laufenberg, past executive director, will continue at ACES in a part-time capacity, lending her many years of expertise. She has been a part of the ACES organization since 1986, helping to bring Pennsylvania Business Week to thousands of area students and teachers, while continuing ACES’ longstanding role in the community as the premier economic education resource.

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