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 jroth@hbgrc.org.


Member News

Brown Schultz Sheridan & Fritz New Hires

Camp Hill, PA: Brown Schultz Sheridan & Fritz (BSSF) hires new staff members. BSSF continues to grow their ranks with their latest hires. Heather C. Barberis joined the Brown Schultz Sheridan & Fritz team as an Audit Staff Accountant on the Non-Profit Team. Heather graduated from Penn State University – Harrisburg where she obtained her Bachelor of Science in Accounting... read more

Dawood Engineering Announces Promotions of Management Team Members

  Contact: Jim Rodgers Dawood Engineering, Inc. Phone: 717.732.8576 Fax: 717.732.8596 Harrisburg, PA; February 12, 2018: Dawood Engineering, Inc. (Dawood) is pleased to announce the following promotions in its management team: Nicholas M. Brien, P.E. and Chad J. Decker, P.E., PTOE, were promoted to Vice-President.  In addition, James M. Rodgers was promoted to Chief Strategic Officer.   Brien serves as... read more

LeTort Trust Supports Junior Achievement of South Central Pennsylvania

Camp Hill, Pa. – LeTort Trust, through their Atgooth Foundation, gave $15,000 in support of Financial Literacy to Junior Achievement of South Central Pennsylvania. Junior Achievement (JA) empowers young people to own their future economic success by participating in a variety of financial literacy, work readiness and entrepreneurship programs throughout the year. JA programs help prepare young people for the real world... read more

Wohlsen Adds New Teammates

LANCASTER, PA (February 9, 2018) – Wohlsen Construction has added four teammates to its Central Pennsylvania team to assist in the acquisition, planning, and execution of construction projects to support the region’s continued growth. David W. Porter joins Wohlsen to serve dual roles as a project manager and estimator for Wohlsen’s self-perform group of concrete and carpentry. Nearly a decade... read more

YOUNG PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATION HIGHLIGHTS SUCCESSES OF 2017

For more information, contact: Derek Whitesel Phone: 717-831-0726 Email: pr@hyp.org   YOUNG PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATION HIGHLIGHTS SUCCESSES OF 2017 Harrisburg Young Professionals 2018 Annual Meeting   HARRISBURG, Pa. (2/8/18) – On February 6, 2018, the Harrisburg Young Professionals (HYP) and members of the community met to celebrate the successes of 2017 and share plans for 2018. The keynote speaker Una Martone,... 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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