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Engagement Tools for HR Professionals

Engagement Tools for HR Professionals

Posted Friday, January 5th, 2018 | 0 comments

Whether you’re looking to stay on top of best practices in people management; attract, engage and develop top talent; or provide experiential learning for high-potential employees, the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia — including its Councils and subsidiaries — have a range of programs, peer groups, and meaningful learning/service opportunities that will help you […]

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Select to Champion Greater Philadelphia in Germany

Select to Champion Greater Philadelphia in Germany

Posted Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 | 0 comments

The Chamber’s Select Greater Philadelphia Council (Select) has partnered with the City of Philadelphia to arrange an 18-person visit to Germany from September 24-30 in an effort to develop and reinforce a robust trade relationship, an exchange of best practices in workforce development and to nurture business development and attraction opportunities with this European country. The […]

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All Eyes on Philadelphia: Activity From the 2016 Democratic National Convention

All Eyes on Philadelphia: Activity From the 2016 Democratic National Convention

Posted Wednesday, August 17th, 2016 | 0 comments

Greater Philadelphia made history last month hosting the 2016 Democratic National Convention. Over 50,000 delegates, politicians, journalists, members of the media, and spectators flooded into the city to participate in this monumental event, which Philadelphia Magazine dubbed a booming success. The Chamber and Select Greater Philadelphia were busy and active during the Convention, getting involved […]

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AmeriHealth Caritas, District 1199C Training & Upgrading Fund, Rowan University, and Summer Search Philadelphia Honored by Talent Greater Philly

AmeriHealth Caritas, District 1199C Training & Upgrading Fund, Rowan University, and Summer Search Philadelphia Honored by Talent Greater Philly

Posted Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016 | 0 comments

Talent Greater Philly announced the honorees of its Regional Challenge, a competition designed to recognize local companies, colleges, and nonprofits for their commitment to helping regional residents earn a college degree. AmeriHealth Caritas, District 1199C Training & Upgrading Fund, Rowan University, and Summer Search Philadelphia were honored for their outstanding efforts in support of educational […]

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CEO Council Announces Health Care Innovation Collaborative with Eight Major Philadelphia Area Institutions

CEO Council Announces Health Care Innovation Collaborative with Eight Major Philadelphia Area Institutions

Posted Wednesday, May 27th, 2015 | 0 comments

The CEO Council for Growth (“CEO Council”) announced the creation of the Health Care Innovation Collaborative (“Collaborative”) at the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce’s State of the Region event today. The Collaborative serves as a multi-institutional structure that will distinguish the region and help it become the global leader in health care innovation.

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Select Greater Philadelphia Participates in EU Visit

Select Greater Philadelphia Participates in EU Visit

Posted Tuesday, November 11th, 2014 | 0 comments

Recently, Select Greater Philadelphia hosted 17 representatives from across the European Union responsible for commerce and trade activities in their respective countries. The tour was arranged in conjunction with the Italian General Consulate in Philadelphia to celebrate Italy’s presidency of the European Union. The business-focused messages provided by Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter, Mike Krancer of Blank Rome, Steve Herzog of […]

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Chambers Speak on Education – Everyone Must Pitch In

Chambers Speak on Education – Everyone Must Pitch In

Posted Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 | 0 comments

Local Chamber leaders published an op-ed in today’s Philadelphia Daily News about Philadelphia’s education system.   Rob Wonderling, President and CEO of the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce was joined by Steven Scott Bradley, Chairman of the African American Chamber of Commerce of Pa, N.J., Del.; Varsovia Fernandez, President and CEO of the Greater Hispanic Chamber of […]

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CEO Council for Growth Staff Visit D.C., Discuss Surface Transportation Reauthorization Principles in Advance of Bill Expiration

CEO Council for Growth Staff Visit D.C., Discuss Surface Transportation Reauthorization Principles in Advance of Bill Expiration

Posted Thursday, May 1st, 2014 | 0 comments

CEO Council for Growth (CEO Council) staff spent Tuesday, April 29, meeting with senior Senate and House staffers in Washington, D.C. discussing the need for a long-term surface transportation bill in advance of the September 30, 2014 expiration of the current federal surface transportation bill, Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century (MAP-21).  In […]

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Chamber and Select Greater Philadelphia Launch TV Commercial Promoting Region as a World-Class Business Destination

Chamber and Select Greater Philadelphia Launch TV Commercial Promoting Region as a World-Class Business Destination

Posted Friday, March 28th, 2014 | 0 comments

Today, the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce (GPCC) and Select Greater Philadelphia (Select) launched a new business attraction television Public Service Announcement (PSA) to air in East Coast media markets. Thanks to the generous donation from Comcast Corporation, the PSA will run through August 2014 and air across 50 Comcast channels. “We are thrilled to […]

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Simon Sinek: How to be a great leader

Simon Sinek: How to be a great leader

Posted Tuesday, March 11th, 2014 | 0 comments

On February 19, 2014 the Arts & Business Council of Greater Philadelphia, an affiliate of the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce organized an event featuring leadership expert and author Simon Sinek. During the event Sinek discussed concepts from his new book, Leaders Eat Last, which explores how great leaders build confident teams by putting the needs of others first. View the […]

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