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

Boyer & Ritter LLC’s Jennifer L. Switzler among nominees for the 28th Annual Tribute to Women of Excellence

Boyer & Ritter LLC’s Jennifer L. Switzler among nominees for the 28th Annual Tribute to Women of Excellence B&R honored to host pre-award reception celebrating all 31 nominees   CAMP HILL, PA (January 19, 2017)  – Boyer & Ritter LLC is pleased to announce that Jennifer Switzler, the firm’s first in-house Human Resources Manager, is among 31 women nominated for... read more

Laura Williams Promoted to Director of Human Resources at HRG

Herbert, Rowland & Grubic, Inc. (HRG) is pleased to announce the promotion of Laura Williams to be director of human resources.  Williams took over this position upon the retirement of Joe Deibert, who has served in that role for 16 years. “Joe did an outstanding job building the human resources department at HRG into the professional group it is today,”... read more

McKonly & Asbury Announces Promotions

McKonly & Asbury is excited to announce the promotions of eight of our team members! We are fortunate to have some of the best and brightest talent in Pennsylvania working for us and we are proud to have them as part of the McKonly & Asbury team. Please join us in congratulating them! Joining our partner group is Daniel Sturm, CPA. Dan joined... read more

Brown Schultz Sheridan & Fritz Announces New Tax Director

Camp Hill, PA (January 2016) – Brown Schultz Sheridan & Fritz (BSSF) announced that Randy Fackler, formerly the Managing Director of the Harrisburg office of PricewaterhouseCoopers, has joined their team as Principal and Tax Director. “We’re excited to have Randy in the BSSF family. With a wealth of experience in public accounting and having worked with a broad range of... read more

Boyer & Ritter CPAs and Consultants hires new associate

CAMP HILL, PA. (January 12, 2017) – Boyer & Ritter LLC, one of the region’s largest accounting firms, is pleased to announce the hiring of Emily Leskowsky to serve its growing client base throughout central Pennsylvania. Leskowsky is a 2016 graduate of the Indiana University of Pennsylvania, where she earned a BS in Accounting. While at IUP, she studied for... read more

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Chamber & CREDC News

MEMBERS OF THE PENNSYLVANIA HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES TO ADDRESS THE HARRISBURG REGIONAL CHAMBER & CREDC’S MEMBERSHIP AT THE 2017 LEGISLATORS’ FORUM I

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   CONTACT:   Justin Roth 717.213.5045 jroth@hbgrc.org   MEMBERS OF THE PENNSYLVANIA HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES TO ADDRESS THE HARRISBURG REGIONAL CHAMBER & CREDC’S MEMBERSHIP AT THE 2017 LEGISLATORS’ FORUM I   HARRISBURG (January 20, 2017)  – On Wednesday, January 25th, members of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives will address the Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC’s (Chamber & CREDC)... read more

HARRISBURG REGIONAL CHAMBER & CAPITAL REGION ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION (CREDC) ANNOUNCES 2017 BOARD OFFICERS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   CONTACT:   Justin Roth (717) 213-5045 jroth@hbgrc.org   HARRISBURG REGIONAL CHAMBER & CAPITAL REGION ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION (CREDC) ANNOUNCES 2017 BOARD OFFICERS   HARRISBURG (January 5, 2017) – The Harrisburg Regional Chamber Board of Directors and the Capital Region Economic Development Corporation (CREDC) Board of Directors announced their 2017 Board Chairs.  Jim Mooney will serve as Chair... read more

2016 Harrisburg Market Keystone Innovation Zone (KIZ) Tax Credit Awards

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   CONTACT:      Melissa Stone VP of Economic Development (717) 213-5042 melissa@hbgrc.org   2016 Harrisburg Market Keystone Innovation Zone (KIZ) Tax Credit Awards   HARRISBURG, PA (January 10, 2017) –The Harrisburg Regional Chamber & the Capital Region Economic Development Corporation (Chamber & CREDC) received confirmation from the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) that nine... read more

CREDC Support Frees up Cash for Classic Rock Expansion

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Justin Roth Marketing Specialist 717.213.5045 jroth@hbgrc.org HARRISBURG, PA (December 13, 2016) – Classic Rock Fabrication (Classic Rock), a wholesale stone fabrication business located in Harrisburg, has partnered with the Harrisburg Regional Chamber & Capital Region Economic Development Corporation (The Chamber & CREDC)  to obtain financing toward the acquisition of their state of the art manufacturing facility.... read more

U.S. Chamber Awards 16 Local Chambers with Accreditation

WASHINGTON, D.C.—The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, at its board meeting today, awarded accreditation to 16 chambers of commerce for their sound policies, effective organizational procedures, and positive impact on their communities. “Accreditation validates a chamber as having programs that benefit its local economy and positively influence its community,” said Raymond P. Towle, IOM, CAE, U.S. Chamber vice president of Federation... read more

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