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

Purple Deck Media COO Named One of Central PA’s Forty Under 40

On Monday, November 21, Nathan Neil will be honored as one of Central Penn Business Journal’s 2016 Forty Under 40 award recipient for his commitment to business growth, professional excellence and community service at an evening reception and awards program at Hilton Harrisburg from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. This year marks the program’s 22nd anniversary. Neil is the Chief Operations... 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

Matt Dishner named one of Central PA’s Forty Under 40 Winners

Lemoyne, PA (August 25, 2016) –Matthew Dishner will be honored as one of the Central Penn Business Journal’s 2016 Forty Under 40 award recipients for his commitment to business growth, professional excellence and community service. He will be recognized on Monday, November 21st at an evening reception and awards program at the Hilton Harrisburg from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. This... read more

Tradesman Drywall’s Andrew Lewis named one of Central PA’s Forty Under 40

HARRISBURG, PA – August 24, 2016 – On Monday, November 21, Andrew Lewis will be honored as one of Central Penn Business Journal’s 2016 Forty Under 40 award recipient for his commitment to business growth, professional excellence and community service at an evening reception and awards program at Hilton Harrisburg from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. This year marks the program’s... read more

Comcast and Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Capital Region Partnership Grows

For Immediate Release Contact: Lindsay Owens Senior Development Manager lowens@capbigs.org T 717-236-0199 x 231 F 717-236-0633 1500 North 2nd Street, Suite H Harrisburg, PA 17102-2529 Cumberland – Dauphin – Lebanon – Perry Comcast and Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Capital Region Partnership Grows Collaboration for Greater Impact Harrisburg, PA, August 24, 2016 – The partnership between the Comcast Foundation... read more

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Chamber & CREDC News

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

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

Z-Band, Incorporated www.z-band.com AmeriChoice Federal Credit Union https://www.americhoice.org/ TRC Environmental http://www.trcsolutions.com/ Chartwell Staffing Solutions www.chartwellstaff.com Gettysburg Foundation http://www.gettysburgfoundation.org/ Michael Pion Realtor DePalma Construction www.roofingcontractorspa.com Harrisburg Property Management Group www.564rent.com

CREDC Financing Supports Agriculture in Perry County

HARRISBURG, PA (August 3, 2016) – The Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC (Chamber & CREDC) announced today that it settled a PIDA (Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority) loan to support Dennis & Lawanda Nolt’s farming operation in Millerstown, Perry County.  CREDC provided a $400,000 PIDA loan towards the Nolt’s new egg laying operation.  The investment of over $1 million was also... read more

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