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. For questions regarding Member News Postings, please contact Justin Roth, Marketing & Communications Manager, at

Member News

LHA Announces Community Leadership Series Class of 2018 Graduation

Please join Leadership Harrisburg Area in celebration of 44 business and community leaders who have completed the 9-month, 100 hour Community Leadership Series.  The Class of 2018 Graduation & Alumni Reunion is scheduled for May 11, 2018 at the Radisson in Camp Hill.  One member of the class will be elected to give remarks summarizing the collective journey of the... read more

Boyer & Ritter CPAs and Consultants hires new associate with experience in the manufacturing and retail industries

CAMP HILL, PA. – Boyer & Ritter LLC, one of the region’s largest accounting firms, is pleased to announce the hiring of Mark W. Banks, CPA, to serve its growing client base throughout central Pennsylvania. Banks previously worked as a staff auditor for a national accounting firm, where he assisted clients in the manufacturing and retail industries. He will join... read more

F&M Trust Announces New Hires

News Release – April 17, 2018                                                    F&M Trust            Matthew D. Weaver (717) 264-6116     F&M Trust Announces New Hires (Chambersburg, PA) F&M Trust is pleased to announce the following new hires: Natasha Koons, Business Banker, Southern Franklin County Koons rejoins F&M Trust with over thirteen years of banking experience. She was previously employed by F&M Trust from 2008... read more

Erin Letavic Promoted to Regional Manager of Civil Engineering at HRG

Erin Letavic, P.E., has been promoted to regional manager of civil engineering in the Harrisburg office of Herbert, Rowland & Grubic, Inc. (HRG). Erin has 14 years of experience in stormwater management, environmental compliance, and municipal engineering. She earned a bachelor’s degree in geology from Allegheny College and a master’s degree in environmental engineering from The Pennsylvania State University. “Erin... read more

Poured in Pennsylvania Documentary

April 16, Harrisburg, Pa. – ​Local video production company, ​GK Visual​, announced the premiere of their feature-length craft beer documentary, ​Poured in Pennsylvania​, to be held on Friday, April 20 at Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts in Harrisburg, Pa. “Our team has spent the last year-plus crisscrossing the state to capture the craft beer story in Pennsylvania,” said... read more

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Chamber & CREDC 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 Justin... read 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 our... read 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 hair... read 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 architects... read more

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