Member News

Member News is a special section exclusively featuring the latest news from Chamber & CREDC members. Content ranges from new hires to company awards and achievements to grand openings and company expansions. Submitting company news releases for inclusion in Member News 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, simply click hereOnce the information is submitted and approved, the news release will appear below. Most news releases will also be shared via our social media accounts, and if space allows, some news releases will be included in the Chamber & CREDC’s bi-weekly Members in the News email and the Harrisburg Regional News Magazine.


Member News

Pennsylvania Family Support Alliance’s Free Mandated Reporter Training

Some volunteers in youth serving organizations are now required to report when they have reasonable cause to suspect child abuse. Sometimes they are required to report outside of their role as a volunteer. Although volunteers are not required to be trained on their role sand responsibilities, they could face fines and jail time for failing to report suspected child abuse.... read more

Calvin F. Bush II Joins Firm’s Environmental Engineering Services Group

CALVIN F. BUSH II joined Skelly and Loy’s Environmental Engineering Group as a Water Resources Engineer. Mr. Bush’s expertise is in hydrology and hydraulics modeling, analysis and reporting; stream restoration design; fluvial geomorphology, erosion and sedimentation planning; and permitting. He is currently working on the Philadelphia Water Department Bennett Road project performing stream daylighting and regrading design, functional floodplain expansion,... read more

Gunn‐Mowery, LLC Hires New Employee Benefits Assistant

Lemoyne, PA (September 23, 2016) – Gunn‐Mowery, LLC is pleased to announce the addition of Paige Zembower as its new Employee Benefits Assistant in the Lemoyne office. Paige is a recent graduate of Millersville University, where she majored in International Studies with a Spanish language minor. Her duties at Gunn‐Mowery, LLC will include supporting the benefits department staff in processing... read more

Skelly and Loy Promotes Michael E. Lower, P.E.,

HARRISBURG, PA – September 7, 2016 – Michael E. Lower, P.E., was promoted to Assistant Vice President of Engineering at Skelly and Loy, Inc. In his new role, Mr. Lower will be responsible for overseeing and directing a broad range of engineering design projects related to stormwater management, stream restoration, dam safety and rehabilitation, erosion and sediment control, and various... read more

Skelly and Loy Makes Changes in Its Marketing Department

HARRISBURG, PA – September 20, 2016 – With more than 15 years at Skelly and Loy, Jacque L. Foster was promoted to Marketing Supervisor. As such, Ms. Foster plays a key role, ensuring that all marketing efforts communicate a clear, consistent, and professional image as well as coordinating the day-to-day marketing and proposal efforts of the firm. Ms. Foster will... read more

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Chamber & CREDC News

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

Army Heritage Center Foundation www.armyheritage.org Norfolk Southern Corporation www.nscorp.com Youth Advocate Program Inc. www.yapinc.org Freedom Financial Wealth Management www.ffwm.net Talecris Plasma Resources www.talecrisplasma.com Equipment Depot www.eqdepot.com Utility Services Group, Inc. www.usginc.net Ella Health http://www.ellahealth.com Hospitalist Direct http://www.hospitalistdirect.com/

The Millworks Opens Brewery

HARRISBURG (September 7, 2016) – The Millworks, a local sustainable restaurant, will be holding a ribbon cutting ceremony, in conjunction with the Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC, on Thursday, September 8th, 4:30pm to celebrate the grand opening of their craft brewery.  The event will take place at their restaurant, located at 340 Verbeke St., Harrisburg. The mission of The Millworks... read more

Thinking About Starting Your Own Business? Check out Ben Franklin’s TechCelerator Program for Startups!

South Central PA – Ben Franklin’s TechCelerator Program is inviting area entrepreneurs, researchers, software developers or anyone with a new business idea to attend their next 8-Week Boot Camp for Business Startups.  This exciting program has already helped launch more than 25 companies in the area, and yours’ could be next!  The sessions begin Thursday, September 22, 2016 and run... read more

SOUND COMMUNITY SOLUTIONS MOVES LOCATION

HARRISBURG (August 18, 2016) Sound Community Solutions is a training and reentry service organization dedicated to promoting “Healthy People, Healthy Families & Healthy Communities”. The company has officially moved to Governors Plaza South, 2001 North Front Street, Building #1, Suite 110, Harrisburg, and will be holding a ribbon cutting ceremony, in conjunction with the Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC, on Friday,... read more

Join the Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC for the Annual Transportation Briefing Featuring a Keynote Address from Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission CEO – Mark Compton

HARRISBURG (August 17, 2016) – The Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC will celebrate the 75th anniversary of America’s first superhighway, the Pennsylvania Turnpike, at their annual Transportation Briefing on Tuesday, August 23rd, 8AM at the Radisson Hotel Harrisburg (1150 Camp Hill Bypass, Camp Hill).  The event will feature a keynote address from Mark Compton, Chief Executive Officer of the Pennsylvania... read more

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