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

HRG’s Madzelan Honored for Educational Outreach Efforts

Michelle Madzelan is the 2017 recipient of the John H. McCormick Educational Outreach Award. This honor is given to individuals who demonstrate a commitment to educating students in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) throughout Central Pennsylvania. Madzelan is a transportation engineer at Herbert, Rowland & Grubic, Inc. and has been an active supporter of STEM education throughout her career.... read more

HRG and Land Studies Preparing Pollution Reduction Plan for Paxton Creek

Herbert, Rowland & Grubic, Inc. is partnering with Land Studies, Inc. to prepare a TMDL plan for Paxton Creek beginning in the spring of 2017. A TMDL plan is like a “pollution diet” for the Paxton Creek watershed. The plan will outline how much sediment is in the creek now, identify potential sources of that pollution, and provide strategies for reducing... read more

RGS announces the retirement of Principal Mark A. Johnson, RLA

With sincere gratitude for his service, RGS announces the retirement of Principal Mark A. Johnson, RLA. “Johnson has been instrumental in helping shape RGS Associates into the successful firm that we have become. We celebrate his accomplishments and wish him well as he enters this next stage of life,” commented Joel R. Snyder, Managing Principal. Johnson grew up in the... read more

Geisinger Holy Spirit to host tobacco cessation support group

Geisinger Holy Spirit will host a free monthly tobacco cessation support group beginning Thurs., April 6. These sessions are designed to promote and encourage a healthy tobacco-free lifestyle. Quitting smoking and use of other tobacco products reduces the risk of many health problems, including heart disease, cancer, and emphysema, and can greatly improve overall health and quality of life. Group... read more

Cancer Wellness program to feature healthy recipes for spring

The quarterly Take Charge Cancer Wellness program at Geisinger Holy Spirit will feature a healthy springtime recipes cooking demonstration. The session will be held Tues., March 28, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the hospital auditorium, 503 N. 21st St., Camp Hill. Sadia Shaukat, registered dietitian and nutritionist, will share easy-to-make recipes that are part of an anti-cancer diet. Taste... read more

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Chamber & CREDC News

Daymond John, The People’s Shark, to Speak at Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC Annual Spring Gathering

HARRISBURG (March 8, 2017)  –  The Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC will welcome Daymond John, at their Annual Spring Gathering on Wednesday, March 15th at the Hershey Lodge.  A heavy hors d’oeuvres networking reception will begin at 5:30pm in the Great American Hall; the keynote presentation will begin at 6:30pm in the Great American Hall. In his presentations, Daymond John... read more


HARRISBURG (February 17, 2017)  –  On Thursday, February 23rd, members of the Pennsylvania Senate will address the Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC’s (Chamber & CREDC) membership at the organization’s 2017 Legislators’ Forum II, to be held at the Hilton Harrisburg at 8am.  The event is designed to facilitate interaction between our members and State Government officials.  Aside from legislators’ opening... read more

Chamber & CREDC Expresses Support over DEP Permits for Mariner East 2 Pipeline

HARRISBURG (February 14, 2017) –  David E. Black, President and CEO of the Harrisburg Regional Chamber& CREDC, today issued the following statement after the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) issued permits yesterday that will allow construction to begin on the Mariner East 2 pipeline project.  “We are pleased that the Mariner East 2 project has been approved by DEP.... read more

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

A Call To Excellence, LLC Belle Haven Solutions Below Bluebook Auto Sales Blue Ridge Medical Spa CM Regent Insurance Company Emerge Education, LLC. Gavin Infiniti of Mechanicsburg/Lehman Volvo James B. Murdoch Insurance Group, INC The Flying Locksmiths of Central PA Uncommon Works Marketing Group LLC

HARRISBURG REGIONAL PRESENTS THE 2017 ECONOMIC FORECAST – Wells Fargo Economist to Provide Outlook on Upcoming Year

HARRISBURG (February 7, 2017) — The Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC (Chamber & CREDC) will hold the Harrisburg Regional Economic Forecast Breakfast on Thursday, February 9th from 8am-10am at Sheraton Harrisburg/Hershey (4650 Lindle Road, Harrisburg). Tim Quinlan – Director, Senior Economist with Wells Fargo Securities will be the featured keynote speaker.  Quinlan will provide insight into the global, national, and... read more

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