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Thomas Nelson Van Winkle joins Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Homesale Realty

Chambersburg, PA– Thomas Nelson Van Winkle has joined Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Homesale Realty as an Associate Broker. A veteran of the real estate industry, Van Winkle specializes in commercial sales, 1031 exchanges, and appraisals throughout Franklin and Fulton Counties. He attended Roanoke College and Fairleigh Dickenson University where he earned degrees as an ATP pilot and instructor, as well as... read more

Patty Walker joins Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Homesale Realty

Hershey, PA- Patty Walker has joined Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Homesale Realty as a Realtor® and leader of the Patty Walker Team. Walker specializes in residential sales throughout central Pennsylvania and is eTeam certified. She has 35 years of sales experience and has won numerous sales awards. Walker attended Butler County Community College where she earned an associate’s degree in computer... read more

Ryan Brown named to Central Penn Business Journal’s Forty Under 40

Brown Schultz Sheridan & Fritz (BSSF) proudly announces that Ryan Brown, CPA, CVA, Senior Manager has been named to the Central Penn Business Journal (CPBJ)’s Forty Under 40 list for 2015. Ryan and the other Forty Under 40 winners will be recognized at an awards event on October 12, 2015 and will be featured in a special publication of the... read more

Local Organizations Race Tricycles for United Way

WHAT:           Approximately 26 teams from Harrisburg area companies will compete in United Way of the Capital Region’s 19th Annual Tricycle Race, called “Trike Drags ‘15.” Participants will race tricycles in a double elimination tournament, where two consecutive losses result in a team’s removal from the competition. Only one team will be the winner at the tournament’s conclusion.   WHEN:          Friday,... read more

Lancaster-based IT Consulting Firm Named to Top 100 VAR List

LANCASTER, PA (July 28, 2015) – Reinsel Kuntz Lesher LLP (RKL), Certified Public Accountants and Consultants, today announced that its IT consulting subsidiary, RKL eSolutions, was ranked 46th on the 2015 installment of Accounting Today’s annual assessment of value-added resellers.   “It’s a great honor to see RKL eSolutions included among this select group of leading VARs,” RKL CEO Edward... read more

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Chamber & CREDC News

CREDC Named as Certified Economic Development Organization for Cumberland, Dauphin and Perry Counties

HARRISBURG, PA (July 9, 2015) – Capital Region Economic Development Corporation (CREDC) received designation on July 1, 2015 as a Certified Economic Development Organization for Cumberland, Dauphin and Perry Counties from the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development.  This approval certifies CREDC for the PA State fiscal year of 2015-2016.   CREDC met the certification requirements set forth by... read more

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

Hampton Inn & Suites www.hershahotels.com Albright College – Harrisburg www.albright.edu Sun Motor Cars, Inc. People’s Bank www.peoplesbanknet.com Exigo Digital www.exigodigital.com Phase 2 Solutions, LLC LCSWMA www.lcswma.org

Orbit Technologies Moves Office to Dillsburg

HARRISBURG (June 30, 2015) – Orbit Technologies (OTI) has moved their offices to 100 Blair Mountain Road, Dillsburg.  A ribbon cutting to commemorate the event will be held in conjunction with the Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC on Wednesday, July 1st at 3pm.   Orbit Technologies Inc (OTI) is a Licensed Electrical/Communications Contractor and Service Provider servicing the Central PA,... read more

CREDC Supported Startup Enters Phase 2 of Growth Plan

HARRISBURG, PA (June 25, 2015) – The Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC (Chamber & CREDC) helped Molly Pitcher Brewing Co. secure a $100,000 CED loan in the Fall of 2014 to open a brew pub at 10 East South Street, Carlisle, Cumberland County, PA.  Molly Pitcher’s tap room opened in November 2014 to great acclaim and many enthusiastic patrons.  The... read more

River Wealth Advisors Holds Grand Opening Celebration

HARRISBURG (June 17, 2015) – Experienced wealth advisors Robert E. Caplan, MBA, CFA, and Edward B. O’Gorman, MBA, CFA have recently launched River Wealth Advisors, a fee-only wealth management firm located at 3401 North Front Street, Suite 303, Harrisburg.  A ribbon cutting to commemorate the event will be held in conjunction with the Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC on Thursday,... read more

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