Category Archives: Chamber News

Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC Names New Director of Communications, Announces Promotion

HARRISBURG REGIONAL CHAMBER & CREDC NAMES NEW DIRECTOR OF COMMUNCIATIONS, ANNOUNCES PROMOTION Abercrombie joins team, Roth expands role HARRISBURG (January 24, 2018) — The Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC is pleased to announce the arrival of Ryan Abercrombie as its new Director of Communications as well as the promotion of Justin Roth to Marketing & Communications Manager. “Ryan and Justinread more

Meet Our 2018 Board Chairs

The Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC is happy to welcome the organization’s 2018 Boards of Directors Chairs and new members of the boards of directors. Sheilah Borne will serve as Chair of the Harrisburg Regional Chamber Board of Directors and Nick DiFrancesco will serve as Chair of the CREDC Board of Directors. “We’re fortunate to have bold leaders guide ourread more

DeChalet Salon & Hair Enhancement to Hold Grand Opening at New Location in Harrisburg

HARRISBURG (December 12, 2017) – DeChalet Salon and Hair Enhancement, located at 2033 Linglestown Rd., Harrisburg, will be holding a grand opening celebration Wednesday, December 13th, beginning at 11:30am. A ribbon cutting, held in conjunction with the Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC, will be held at 12 noon. DeChalet Salon & Hair Enhancement is more than just a full-service hairread more

Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC Honors Outstanding Contributions to Region at Catalyst Awards Ceremony: Join us as we Recognize the Region’s Best and Brightest

HARRISBURG (December 11, 2017) – The Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC will hold the 2017 Catalyst Awards Tuesday, December 12 at the Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts (225 Market Street, Harrisburg). Reception begins at 5:30 p.m.; Program begins at 6:30 p.m. Each year, the Chamber & CREDC honors businesses and individuals for their outstanding contributions to the region.read more

K&W Engineers Celebrates New Move with Ribbon Cutting

HARRISBURG, PA (December 6, 2017) K&W Engineers will be holding a ribbon cutting Thursday, December 7th, 10am at their new headquarters located at the King Mansion, 2201 North Front Street, Harrisburg.  The event will be held in conjunction with the Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC. Founded in 2005, K&W is a site design firm comprised of civil engineers, landscape architectsread more

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

Ames Companies, Inc. www.amescareers.com Cozen O’Connor (Harrisburg Office) www.cozen.com CT Home Care Services David A. Smith Printing , Inc. www.dasprint.com DeChalet Salon & Hair Enhancement Center www.dechaletsalon.com DexYP Majik Rent to Own www.gomajik.com Norton Jackson www.nortonjackson.com The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society www.lls.org/central-pennsylvania

Provisions to Hold Grand Opening

HARRISBURG (October 31, 2017) – Provisions, Harrisburg’s neighborhood grocery store, will be holding its grand opening celebration on Wednesday, November 1st. A ribbon cutting, held in conjunction with the Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC, will be take place at 11am. Provisions offers a selection of healthy and wholesome ingredients needed for a complete plate for any meal.  The grocery storeread more

HBG/HQ2: Regional Partners Release Videos Included in Amazon Proposal

Harrisburg (October 25, 2017) – Regional partners today released videos that were created to highlight what the Harrisburg region has to offer Amazon. Last week, the Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC and the Dauphin County Redevelopment Authority (DCRA) submitted a response to Amazon’s request for proposal (RFP) for their second headquarters site, known as HQ2. Our proposal is titled HBG|HQ2.read more

Harrisburg Officially Submitted Response to Amazon HQ2 Request for Proposal

Harrisburg (October 20, 2017) – Yesterday evening, the Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC and the Dauphin County Redevelopment Authority (DCRA) held a press conference regarding the region’s submission of the Amazon HQ2 proposal at PSECU (1500 Elmerton Avenue, Harrisburg).  Several members of the region’s business community, along with elected officials were in attendance. The press conference was held in conjunctionread more

2017 Catalyst Award Recipients Announced

HARRISBURG (October 16, 2017) – The Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC has announced the recipients of the 2017 Catalyst Awards. Recipients will be recognized at the annual awards event Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at the Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts (225 Market Street, Harrisburg). Each year member businesses and individuals are honored for their outstanding contributions to theread more