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Becker’s Healthcare Names PinnacleHealth System as a Great Place to Work in Healthcare

HARRISBURG, Pa (April 29, 2016) — PinnacleHealth System was recognized in the 2016 edition of “150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare” by Becker’s Healthcare for the second consecutive year. “A great place to work is created by the people in our organization—employees who foster trust, respect and camaraderie, and embrace and appreciate diversity and each other. We have a... read more

HB McClure Acquires Dillsburg’s Mainhart Mechanical, LLC

Harrisburg, PA, (April, 29 2016) – HB McClure Company, central Pennsylvania’s oldest and most diverse commercial and residential mechanical contractor, announces the acquisition of Dillsburg, PA’s Mainhart Mechanical, LLC. Mainhart Mechanical—a family-owned and operated mechanical contractor that specializes in residential plumbing, heating, and air conditioning repair, installation, and construction services—officially announced it will be closing its doors on April 28,... read more

Alexander Building Construction Co. completes four major restoration projects

State College, PA, April 29, 2016 . . . Alexander Building Construction Co., part of The Butz Family of Companies, recently completed four major commercial restoration projects in Central Pennsylvania. The projects included renovations to the following properties: Verizon Wireless Made Simple (Bellefonte, PA) Nittany Eye Associates (State College, PA) Fasta & Ravioli Co. (Pleasant Gap, PA) Mt Laurel Day... read more

WHTM abc27 ANCHOR WEARS SAME LITTLE BLACK DRESS ON-AIR FOR A WEEK TO RAISE AWARENESS

HARRISBURG, PA – April 28, 2016 – WHTM abc27 News at Noon and 5:00PM anchor, Flora Posteraro has been wearing the same “Little Black Dress” all week to raise awareness about poverty and its effects on women in society. The Junior League of Harrisburg launched its first local “Little Black Dress” campaign this year patterned after an initiative started in... read more

Jason Grace Receives Top Honor from Costar

Harrisburg, PA – Senior Vice President of Sales and Leasing, Jason Grace, CCIM, SIOR received the prestigious Power Broker™ Award by CoStar™, recognized as a Top Leasing Broker, within the Philadelphia market, which includes the Central Pennsylvania region. Jason Grace has enjoyed 16 years of professional service to his clients in the commercial real estate industry, specializing in industrial and... read more

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Chamber & CREDC News

Ted’s Bar & Grill, “Best Wings in Town”, Doubles Seating in New Building Financed with Help from CREDC

HARRISBURG, PA (April 26, 2016) – The Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC (Chamber & CREDC) announced today that LaMarco & Saad Tavern, dba Ted’s Bar & Grill, closed on a $666,000 SBA 504 loan to support the construction of a new facility at 7300 Allentown Boulevard, West Hanover Township, Harrisburg, Dauphin County, PA. This new location replaces the smaller location... read more

Poole Anderson Construction to Hold Grand Opening

HARRISBURG (April 20, 2016) – Poole Anderson Construction, LLC will be holding a grand opening celebration at their new location, 2501 North Front Street, Harrisburg on Thursday, April 21st, 3pm-7pm.  A ribbon cutting to commemorate the event will be held in conjunction with the Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC at 4pm.   For 90 years, Poole Anderson Construction has built... read more

BIG SPRING AND HERSHEY HIGH SCHOOLS ADVANCE TO FINAL ROUND OF CHAMBER HIGH SCHOOL BUSINESS CHALLENGE

HARRISBURG (April 18, 2016) –  The Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC recently announced the names of the finalists who will participate in the 2016 Chamber High School Business Challenge.  On Thursday, April 28th, 9:00 AM – 12 noon,  at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology (326 Market Street Harrisburg) the following four teams will go head to head as they... read more

Two Startups Won $5,000 from the BF TechCelerator@Carlisle by CREDC!

CARLISLE – Ben Franklin’s TechCelerator@Carlisle by CREDC’s spring cohort wrapped up on Thursday evening, April 7, 2016.  The business startup program, which is a partnership between Ben Franklin Technology Partners/CNP www.cnp.benfranklin.org and the economic development arm of the Harrisburg Regional Chamber, provides designated, shared workspace and focused business support services in an incubator setting to eligible start-ups. A panel of... read more

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

Casher’s, Inc. –  www.cashersinc.com Clubs at Colonial Ridge – www.clubsatcolonialridge.com Delta Dental of Pennsylvania – www.deltadentalins.com Girl Scouts in the Heart of Pennsylvania – www.gshpa.org Jacob Litigation – www.JacobLitigation.com Kegerreis Outdoor Advertising – www.kegerreis.com MetLife – www.joinmpcg.com PPC Lubricants – www.ppclubricants.com RSR Realtors – www.rsrrealtors.com

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