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

Susan Catanzaro joins Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Homesale Realty

Carlisle, Pa- Susan Catanzaro has joined Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Homesale Realty as a Realtor®. She will specialize in residential sales throughout the Carlisle region.   Catanzaro, a long-time resident of Carlisle, attended Shippensburg University. She is a former school board director, neighborhood watch captain, and special education teacher.   Berkshire Hathaway Homesale Realty’s Carlisle office is located at 8 Belvedere... read more

Mike Diehl joins Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Homesale Realty

Carlisle, Pa- Mike Diehl, CSP, has joined Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Homesale Realty as a Realtor®.   Diehl specializes in new construction sales throughout Carlisle and Boiling Springs. He has 22 years of real estate sales experience.   Diehl attended Lebanon Valley College where he earned a bachelor’s degree in business management.   Berkshire Hathaway Homesale Realty’s Carlisle office is located... read more

Simple Steps for Starting Your Business

If you’re wondering if your business idea is realistic, then Simple Steps for Starting Your Business is for you. First class is FREE. Learn from local experts with vital knowledge and entrepreneurial experience Participate in individual and small group activities Take advantage of confidential counseling to help evaluate your readiness and your business model Receive a guided tour of business... read more

Brandon Lighty joins Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Homesale Realty

Hershey, Pa- Brandon Lighty has joined Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Homesale Realty as a Realtor®. He is a lifelong resident of Middletown and will specialize in residential sales throughout Hershey. He was previously employed as a flight instructor.   Berkshire Hathaway Homesale Realty’s Hershey office is located at 1129 West Governor Road.     ####

2014/15 Leadership Speakers Series – Locally Grown Leadership

Even before the “shop local” trend, these business leaders had it all figured out!  With a combined 75 years of experience as entrepreneurs, Tracey Jones, Tremendous Life Books;  Bill Rothman, RSR Realtors; and Artie Tafoya, Appalachian Brewing Company have so much to share with YOU.  Whether you’re in business for yourself or part of a corporate team, this program has... read more

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Chamber & CREDC News

Justin Roth Hired as Marketing Specialist

HARRISBURG (January 27, 2015) – The Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC recently announced the hiring of Justin Roth as Marketing Specialist.  In his position, he will be responsible for designing and producing both print and electronic marketing materials to enhance the Chamber & CREDC’s communication with membership and to the community at large, along with social media engagement, website maintenance,... read more

HARRISBURG REGIONAL CHAMBER & CAPITAL REGION ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION (CREDC) ANNOUNCES 2015 BOARD OFFICERS

HARRISBURG (January 20, 2015) – The Harrisburg Regional Chamber Board of Directors and the Capital Region Economic Development Corporation (CREDC) Board of Directors announced their 2015 Board Chairs.  Kurt Twiford will serve as Chair of the Harrisburg Regional Chamber Board of Directors and Sharon Ryan will serve as Chair of the CREDC Board of Directors for 2015.   Kurt Twiford... read more

Philadelphia Macaroni Company Project Saves Harrisburg City Jobs

HARRISBURG, PA (January 14, 2015) – The Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC (Chamber & CREDC) announced that the Philadelphia Macaroni Company recently closed on a $450,000 Enterprise Zone Loan through the Capital Region Economic Development Corporation (CREDC).  Philadelphia Macaroni Company was founded in 1914 by Antonia Marano and his son Vincent in Philadelphia, PA.  To this day the company is... read more

MEMBERS OF THE PENNSYLVANIA HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES TO ADDRESS THE HARRISBURG REGIONAL CHAMBER & CREDC’S MEMBERSHIP AT THE 2015 LEGISLATORS’ FORUM I

HARRISBURG (January 8, 2015)  - On Wednesday, January 14th, members of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives will address the Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC’s (Chamber & CREDC) membership at the organization’s 2015 Legislators’ Forum I, to be held at the Hilton Harrisburg at 7:30am.  The event is designed to facilitate interaction between our members and State Government officials.  Aside from... read more

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

DOCEO OFFICE SOLUTIONS HITZ Coaching/C1x Metropolitan Management Group (The Reserve at Paxton Creek) Patel Real Estate Group Pratt & Whitney Zephyr Environmental Corporation

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Upcoming Chamber & CREDC Events

February

2/10 (Tue.) 3:15pm – 4:45pm Chamber Referral Groups Kickoff & Networking 101 Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC Details
2/12 (Thu.) 7:30am – 9:30am 2015 Harrisburg Regional Economic Forecast Sheraton Harrisburg/Hershey Details
2/26 (Thu.) 7:30am – 9:30am 2015 Legislators' Forum II - Senate Harrisburg Hilton Details

March

3/4 (Wed.) 7:30am – 11am Investing Today, Bettering Tomorrow Radisson Hotel Harrisburg Details
3/10 (Tue.) 9am – 11am MAKING IT HAPPEN! The Top Ten Things You Need to Know About: Business & Networking Etiquette Dauphin County Technical School Restaurant Details
3/19 (Thu.) 5pm – 7pm Business After Hours Keystone Technical Institute Details

April

4/1 (Wed.) 5:30pm – 9pm 2015 Annual Dinner Hershey Lodge Details
4/16 (Thu.) 5pm – 7pm Business After Hours Tanner Furniture Details

May

5/5 (Tue.) 11:30am – 1pm May Leads Over Lunch Dixon University Center Details
5/5 (Tue.) 5pm – 7:30pm Cinco de Mayo Regional Mixer Fiesta The Conference Center at Shippensburg University Details
5/14 (Thu.) 9am – 11am MAKING IT HAPPEN! The Top Ten Things You need to Know About: Data Breaches Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC Details
5/14 (Thu.) 5pm – 7pm Business After Hours Harsco Corporation Details

June

6/18 (Thu.) 5pm – 7pm Business After Hours Milton Hershey School (Catherine Hall) Details

July

7/9 (Thu.) 9am – 11am MAKING IT HAPPEN! The Top Ten Things You Need to Know About: Acceptable Use & Forensic Technology Giant Community Center Details

August

8/13 (Thu.) 5pm – 7pm Business After Hours Penn National Insurance Details

September

9/10 (Thu.) 9am – 11am MAKING IT HAPPEN! The Top Ten Things You Need to Know About: Disaster and Business Recovery Planning St@rtup Harrisburg Details
9/17 (Thu.) 5pm – 7pm Business After Hours David's Furniture & Interiors Details

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