Lake Region Micro Electronics Corporation, a small Woman Business Enterprise (WBE) certified with the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, was formed by Allison “Allie” Mancino, President and CEO, in 2012. The company has been awarded approximately $62,000 in government contracts from the Department of the Army and the Defense Logistics Agency (Aviation) for items such as: electronic connector manufacturing, computer storage device manufacturing, and electronic connector manufacturing. The company continues to grow its government sales with an additional awards totaling over $570,000.

Ms. Mancino got her start at the Pocono Lake Region Chamber of Commerce where she met with The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center (SBDC) for assistance in the start-up of her business. The SBDC referred her to the Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance’s Procurement Technical Assistance Center (NEPA PTAC) to pursue the potential to apply for government contract opportunities.