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The Chamber to Receive Americanism Award

Posted Thursday, November 2nd, 2017 | 0 comments

On Tuesday, November 14, 2017, our President and CEO Rob Wonderling will be honored with the Anti-Defamation League (ADL)’s Americanism Award. Each year, the Americanism Award is presented to a business leader who is advancing the cause of diversity and equal opportunity. Under Rob’s leadership, the Chamber has advocated for these values and principles through […]

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The Chamber’s Roadmap for Growth Conference Delivers Business Case for Engaging Nontraditional Workers

Posted Wednesday, November 1st, 2017 | 0 comments

On October 31, 2017, the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia (the Chamber) hosted With Growth and Prosperity for All: A Roadmap for Growth Conference at the Free Library of Philadelphia. Philadelphia business leaders from across sectors spoke about best practices in how to hire, train and retain returning citizens, veterans, and the immigrant community […]

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Rob Writes Letter to Secretary Chao in Support of TIGER Funding for SEPTA 30th Street Station

Posted Thursday, October 19th, 2017 | 0 comments

The Honorable Elaine L. Chao, Secretary United States Department of Transportation Dear Secretary Chao: On behalf of the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia, representing roughly 600,000 employees from thousands of member companies and organizations in northern Delaware, southern New Jersey, and southeastern Pennsylvania, I write to offer my enthusiastic support for the Southeastern Pennsylvania […]

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#PhillyDelivers: Working to Bring Amazon to Greater Philadelphia

Posted Thursday, October 12th, 2017 | 0 comments

When Amazon announced last month that they will create a new, second headquarters in North America (HQ2), Greater Philadelphia sprung into action to respond to their RFP. Your Chamber, led by our Select Greater Philadelphia Council team, is supporting PIDC and the City of Philadelphia Commerce Department, who are leading the process to assess the opportunity, gather […]

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Customer Service Excellence of the Year: Green Lawn Fertilizing/Green Pest Solutions

Posted Monday, October 9th, 2017 | 0 comments

We caught up with this year’s Customer Service Excellence of the Year Award winner to see how the Philadelphia business community has contributed to their success.  Check out what Matt Jesson, President & Owner of Green Lawn Fertilizing/Green Pest Solutions, has to say as we highlight one of the excellent small businesses that drives the Greater Philadelphia region. Join […]

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Recap: Chamber Day in Washington D.C.

Posted Friday, October 6th, 2017 | 0 comments

On October 4, the Chamber’s CEO Council for Growth and Select Greater Philadelphia Council joined over 60 Chamber members in travelling down to Washington D.C. for a full day of insightful briefings in our nation’s capital.  The day provided an excellent opportunity for Chamber members to interface with our regional Congressional Delegation to advance the […]

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Meet this year’s Excellence Award Winners

Posted Friday, October 6th, 2017 | 0 comments

The 35th Annual Excellence Awards will take place on Thursday, November 9 at SugarHouse Casino. Since 1982, the Chamber has recognized our region’s most prestigious small to mid-size businesses who are making a positive impact in the 11-county region. The winners, having been nominated by their regional business peers, demonstrate unique vision, innovation and achievement in support […]

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