GAWDA Master Business Academy

Hollywood, FL  — In our continued mission to provide our Members with tools and resources to grow their business and support their employees, we are excited to announce the launch of GAWDA’s new Master Business Academy (aka GAWDA MBA).

GAWDA MBAThe GAWDA MBA is a 10-week fully digital program for both current and aspiring leaders in our industry to learn the fundamentals of people management and business finance to grow in their careers.  Based on a streamlined MBA curriculum, with relevant and actionable knowledge every leader in our industry needs. In just 10 weeks participants will learn how to build organizational alignment, empower your team to serve your customers better, and the financial fundamentals to building a more profitable community.

The course starts on February 1, 2023 and early bird tuition rates are now in effect.

Visit us at to learn more about the GAWDA MBA, view the curriculum, and register.

For additional information on the GAWDA MBA program please contact Andrea Levy, Director, Member Services & Programs, at



For over 77 years, the Gases and Welding Distributors Association (GAWDA) has been dedicated to promoting the safe operation and economic vitality of distributors of industrial gases and related welding equipment supplies. Through its GAWDA Gives Back campaign, association members have donated almost $2 million over the last 17 years to 23 different charitable organizations in 14 communities across the U.S. Since 2013, GAWDA and its members also have provided scholarships totaling $226,000 to 113 young people interested in studies leading to careers in the industry. For more information, visit the association’s website at