Member News & Events


Member News & Events is a special section exclusively featuring the latest news and events from Chamber & CREDC members. Content ranges from new hires to company awards and achievements to grand openings and community events. Submitting company press releases or event flyer’s for inclusion in Member News & Events is an effective and convenient way to gain visibility and recognition among fellow Chamber & CREDC members and the business community. To share your company news and events, simply log-in to the Member Dashboard by clicking here. Once you are logged-in, select Submit Member News & Events to upload your press release or event flyer. Don’t forget to share your fellow members news and events by clicking the social media icons below each feed! 


Member News

JONES NAMED TO WADDELL & REED’S PRESIDENT’S COUNCIL

MECHANICSBURG, PA – Waddell & Reed, Inc. recently announced that LeRoy J. Jones Jr. (Lee Jones), a Financial Advisor in the company’s Mechanicsburg office, has been named to Waddell & Reed’s 2014 President’s Council, one of its highest honors for the firm’s financial advisors.   Comprising only 12 of the approximately 1,800 Waddell & Reed financial advisors nationwide, the President’s... read more

Reynolds Construction Announces New Hires

Reynolds Construction Announces New Hires   Harrisburg, PA—Reynolds Construction is proud to announce two new hires: Kenneth C. Baker, Sr. returned to Reynolds Construction on March 10, 2014, as On-Site Construction Manager.  He is working on the Educational Activities Building project at Penn State Harrisburg Campus.   Ashley M. Williams officially joined Reynolds Construction on March 10, 2014, as Marketing... read more

Dawood moves up the rankings of the annual ENR Top 500 Design Firms

Harrisburg, PA; April 17, 2014: For the second consecutive year, Dawood Engineering, Inc. (Dawood) is proud to announce that the firm has achieved ranking on the Engineering News Record (ENR) Top 500 Design Firm list.  An industry standard, the Top 500 Design Firms list, published annually in April, ranks the largest U.S.-based designs firms, both publicly and privately held, based... read more

Mid Penn Bank Promotes Neiderer to Executive Vice President, Chief Retail Officer

HARRISBURG, Pa. (April 17, 2014) – Mid Penn Bank is announcing the promotion of Kelly K. Neiderer to the position of executive vice president and chief retail officer.   An employee of the bank since January 2013, Neiderer previously served as senior banking officer. In her role as chief retail officer, she is responsible for overseeing the bank’s 14-branch retail... read more

Reynolds Restoration Announces New Hires

Harrisburg, PA—Reynolds Restoration Services is proud to announce two new hires: Todd N. Leakway joined Reynolds Restoration Services March 17, 2014, as a Restoration Technician.  Todd has an extensive background working in the restoration services industry.   Sara P. Collins joined Reynolds Restoration Services on March 31, 2014, as  Marketing Specialist.  Sara has a Bachelor of Business Administration – Marketing... read more

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Chamber & CREDC News

LOCAL HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS TO COMPETE IN HARRISBURG REGIONAL CHAMBER & CREDC’s CHAMBER HIGH SCHOOL BUSINESS CHALLENGE

HARRISBURG (April 15, 2014)  – On Thursday, April 24, students from four local high schools will compete in the Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC’s 2014 Chamber High School Business Challenge at the BF TechCelerator@Carlisle, 453 Lincoln Street, Carlisle..  The finalists include:   Big Spring High School presenting “Color Me Bead” Selena Flood, Larissa Kelso, Michayla Roberts, and Grace Swarner Lori... read more

Get Pumped Up for Central PA Small Business Week 2014

Harrisburg, PA (April 11, 2014) – We are pleased to announce plans to celebrate the third annual Central PA Small Business Week, which will coincide with National Small Business Week from May 12 through 16. In this program, the Central Penn Business Journal and community organizations from across the region will highlight small business as the powerlifters of innovation and... read more

Harrisburg’s New Multi-Space Meters

Forty multi-space, on-street pay stations have been installed in Harrisburg’s central business district along Forster Street to Market Street (north to south), and Front Street to 3rd Street (west to east). Park Harrisburg will continue installing the upgraded pay stations throughout Harrisburg, and a list of new locations will be posted on the ParkHarrisburg.com website once upgrades have been completed.... read more

Please Welcome the Chamber & CREDC’s New Members of March!

Automated Logic – Harrisburg Banks Group LLC KP Distributions Panera Bread Catering RKL – Reinsel Kuntz Lesher, LLP Sharon Thomas The Vineyard at Grandview, LLC TRANSITPARK

International Business Executive Luncheon Series

The International Business Executive Luncheon series invites experts in the international business realm to speak on the intersection of international business with the Central PA region. This series provides an excellent opportunity for local companies to explore expansion into international markets, creating new opportunities and exposing Central PA to the world. Speakers this year include: Antonio Ceballos, Director of the... read more

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Upcoming Chamber & CREDC Events

April

4/23 (Wed.) 8:30am – 9:30am Chamber Business Women April Roundtable Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC Details
4/24 (Thu.) 9am – 10:30am Chamber High School Business Challenge BF TechCelerator@Carlisle Details
4/24 (Thu.) 11:30am – 1pm New Member Luncheon Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC Details

May

5/1 (Thu.) 7:30am – 9am 2014 Governor's Breakfast Sheraton Harrisburg/Hershey Details
5/5 (Mon.) 5pm – 7:30pm Cinco de Mayo Regional Mixer Fiesta The Conference Center at Shippensburg University Details
5/6 (Tue.) 11:30am – 1pm May Leads Over Lunch Homewood Suites by Hilton - Harrisburg East Details
5/15 (Thu.) 5pm – 7pm Business After Hours Cordier Auctions & Appraisals Details
5/22 (Thu.) 9am – 11am MAKING IT HAPPEN! Get the Most Out of LinkedIN Widener University School of Law Details
5/29 (Thu.) 11am – 4pm Ladies Who Lead Best Western Premier - The Central Hotel & Conference Center Details

June

6/3 (Tue.) 11:30am – 1pm June Leads Over Lunch Dixon University Center Details
6/18 (Wed.) 8:30am – 9:30am Chamber Business Women June Roundtable Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC Details
6/19 (Thu.) 5pm – 7pm Business After Hours David's Furniture & Interiors Details

July

7/17 (Thu.) 5pm – 7pm Business After Hours Members 1st Federal Credit Union Details
7/24 (Thu.) 11:30am – 1pm New Member Luncheon Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC Details

August

8/14 (Thu.) 5pm – 7pm Business After Hours Penn National Insurance Details
8/21 (Thu.) 9am – 11am MAKING IT HAPPEN! Cash Flow & KPI - How to Interpret Your Business Performance Lower Allen Township Building Details

September

9/2 (Tue.) 11:30am – 1pm September Leads Over Lunch Best Western Premier - The Central Hotel & Conference Center Details
9/24 (Wed.) 8:30am – 9:30am Chamber Business Women September Roundtable Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC Details

October

10/7 (Tue.) 11:30am – 1pm October Leads Over Lunch Hilton Garden Inn - Harrisburg East Details
10/15 (Wed.) 8:30am – 9:30am Chamber Business Women October Roundtable Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC Details
10/16 (Thu.) 5pm – 7pm Business After Hours Highmark Blue Shield Details

November

11/4 (Tue.) 11:30am – 1pm November Leads Over Lunch West Shore YMCA Details
11/6 (Thu.) 9am – 11am MAKING IT HAPPEN! Generating Leads Through Online Marketing...the Right Way Lower Allen Township Building Details

December

12/10 (Wed.) 8:30am – 9:30am Chamber Business Women December Roundtable YWCA of Greater Harrisburg Details

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