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Harrisburg MBE/WBE Contractor Community Outreach Event

McClure Company, NRG Controls, & GreenTech will be engaging with M/W/D BE contractors on: Wednesday, May 27, 2015. For the upcoming subcontracting opportunities on Phase II of the Harrisburg School District Energy Efficiency Related Facility Improvements. Please come out on Wednesday 5-27-15 and network with McClure Company and other prime contractors that will be in attendance. The Harrisburg Regional Diversity... read more

Salvation Army embarking on major move, expansion in Harrisburg

The Salvation Army serving the Harrisburg region is trying to raise $5.5 million so it can triple its space, add programs and move close to the populations it serves. The Salvation Army Harrisburg Capital City Region has purchased a seven-acre tract at South 29th Street and Rudy Road, and plans to move there from 1122 Green St., where the agency... read more

REALTRENDS RANKS COUNTRY’S TOP BROKERS

Real estate publication RealTrends has just released its annual report of the top real estate brokers in the United States.   In the report, RealTrends ranked area Realtor® Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Homesale Realty as a leader in 11 separate categories.   Berkshire Hathaway Homesale was ranked as the #12 Realtor based on the Company’s delivery of mortgages, settlement services, home... read more

Dawood Wins Prime Contract with the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission

Harrisburg, PA; May 21, 2015: Dawood Engineering, Inc. (Dawood) is proud to announce that we have been selected to perform engineering design services on an open end basis to the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC), which will be carried out systemwide. The services will encompass a wide range of design efforts, with anticipated types of projects to include bridge replacements or... read more

Hershey Harrisburg Regional Visitors Bureau names new VP

The Hershey Harrisburg Regional Visitors Bureau has hired a new vice president of operations, Sue Kunisky, to fill the void left by Sharon Altland, who is now leading the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center. Altland left in April. Kunisky will join the bureau in June. The Harrisburg resident has worked for Hershey Entertainment and Resorts Co. for 28 years,... read more

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Chamber & CREDC News

HARRISBURG REGIONAL CHAMBER & CREDC TO HOLD 4th ANNUAL LADIES WHO LEAD CONFERENCE

HARRISBURG (May 13, 2015) – The Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC (Chamber & CREDC) will hold the 4th Annual Ladies Who Lead Half-Day Conference on Thursday, May 21st, 11a.m. – 4p.m., at the Best Western Premier – The Central Hotel & Conference Center (800 East Park Drive, Harrisburg). Leadership is about influence, not about position. Ladies Who Lead is a... read more

Governor’s Breakfast Event Slated

Join the Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC for its annual Governor’s Breakfast on Wednesday, June 3rd, 7:30am to 9:00am in the Banquet Hall of  the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center (2300 N. Cameron St., Harrisburg).   Governor Tom Wolf will present his first address to the regional business community discussing his plan for the months and years ahead... read more

HARRISBURG REGIONAL CHAMBER & CREDC TO HOLD 4th ANNUAL LADIES WHO LEAD CONFERENCE

HARRISBURG (May 13, 2015) – The Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC (Chamber & CREDC) will hold the 4th Annual Ladies Who Lead Half-Day Conference on Thursday, May 21st, 11a.m. – 4p.m., at the Best Western Premier – The Central Hotel & Conference Center (800 East Park Drive, Harrisburg). Leadership is about influence, not about position. Ladies Who Lead is a... read more

COLDWELL BANKER RESIDENTIAL BROKERAGE IN HARRISBURG HOSTS GRAND OPENING

HARRISBURG (May 12, 2015) – Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage will be holding a grand opening celebration at its newly remodeled sales office located at 5050 Linglestown Road, Harrisburg.  A ribbon cutting to commemorate the event will be held in conjunction with the Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC on Wednesday, May 13th at 11:15am.   Media coverage of the event is... read more

Sprint Opens New Store In Harrisburg

HARRISBURG (May 6, 2015) – Sprint will be opening a new store in Harrisburg located at 5114 Jonestown Road, Suite 1900.  They will be holding a ribbon cutting to commemorate the occasion, in conjunction with the Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC, on May 7th at 2pm.   Media coverage of the event is invited.   ###

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