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Member Perspective: Nancy Mifflin

Member Perspective: Nancy Mifflin

Posted Friday, October 6th, 2017 | 0 comments

Guest Commentator: Nancy Mifflin, Mid-Atlantic Regional Director, American Association of Blacks in Energy, @_AABE In honor of Blacks in Energy Awareness Month, how can Philadelphia better engage minority students to expose career opportunities within the energy field? As a member of the Chamber’s Greater Philadelphia Energy Action Team, AABE National and Regional leadership have been working […]

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Member Perspective: Larry C. Skinner

Member Perspective: Larry C. Skinner

Posted Friday, October 6th, 2017 | 0 comments

Guest Commentator: Larry C. Skinner, Vice President, Sales & Marketing, Conversion Technologies International, Inc., and Chairman, the Chamber’s Ambassador Program How does the Chamber’s Ambassador Program increase civic engagement, grow the regional business community, and enhance membership? I am extremely pleased and excited about the Chamber’s Ambassador Program. We have a talented group of Ambassadors […]

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Member Perspective: Michael K. Pearson

Member Perspective: Michael K. Pearson

Posted Friday, September 8th, 2017 | 0 comments

Guest Commentator: Michael K. Pearson, President & CEO, Union Packaging, LLC @FoodBoxMan How can the business community work to be more inclusive in hiring practices? As Union Packaging’s founder, I have built an integrated and strategic Diverse and Inclusive employer. Inclusive recruitment is a core value governed by attentive policy and accountable leaders. Goals and […]

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Member Perspective: Daniel K. Fitzpatrick

Member Perspective: Daniel K. Fitzpatrick

Posted Friday, September 8th, 2017 | 0 comments

Guest Commentator: Daniel K. Fitzpatrick, CFA, President, Citizens Bank PA/NJ/DE, Citizens Bank @CitizensBank Why should the business community support ways to connect youth to employment and education opportunities? Throughout my career, I’ve been fortunate to collaborate with a number of incredible nonprofits that help unemployed or underemployed individuals from our region gain the skills they […]

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Member Perspective: William R. Sasso, Esq.

Member Perspective: William R. Sasso, Esq.

Posted Friday, September 8th, 2017 | 0 comments

Guest Commentator: William R. Sasso, Esq., Chairman, Select Greater Philadelphia Council @SelectPHL; Chairman, Stradley Ronon @StradleyRonon Why is business attraction work important to a region’s success? Greater Philadelphia is recognized as one of the most competitive locations to do business. Our community offers everything that a company could ask for: a centralized location at the heart of the […]

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Member Perspective: Nicole Westerman

Member Perspective: Nicole Westerman

Posted Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017 | 0 comments

Guest Commentator: Nicole Westerman, Executive Director Rebuilding Community Infrastructure (Rebuild) #RebuildPHL How will the City’s Rebuild investment promote economic opportunity for every Philadelphian? Rebuild is a $500 million investment to transform neighborhoods, one recreation center, park and library at a time. Proposed by Mayor Jim Kenney as part of his vision for a more equitable […]

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Member Perspective: Amanda Evans

Member Perspective: Amanda Evans

Posted Monday, July 31st, 2017 | 0 comments

Guest Commentator: Amanda Evans, MPH, Community Relations Coordinator, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia @ChildrensPhila What amenities for young professionals motivate you to continue to grow your personal and professional life in the Greater Philadelphia region? When I was looking for graduate schools to pursue a Master in public health, something drew me to the city of […]

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Member Perspective: Anthony Campisi

Member Perspective: Anthony Campisi

Posted Thursday, July 27th, 2017 | 0 comments

Guest Commentator: Anthony Campisi, President and CEO, Annodyne, @Annodyne What marketing techniques should middle market businesses be practicing in order to strategically grow? For middle market businesses to grow and avoid the dreaded plateau (or worse, a decline), marketing has to be centered on creating a sustainable lead generation system. Building a sustainable lead generation […]

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Member Perspective: Marian De Paula

Member Perspective: Marian De Paula

Posted Wednesday, June 28th, 2017 | 0 comments

Guest Commentator: Marian De Paula, Director of External Relations, Braskem America What opportunities do you see in the next five years in Greater Philadelphia for the petrochemical industry? When I moved to Philadelphia from São Paulo four years ago to work at Braskem America, two things caught my attention. First, how well integrated and connected the […]

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Member Perspective: Dan Kerr

Member Perspective: Dan Kerr

Posted Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 | 0 comments

Guest Commentator: Dan Kerr, P.E., President, Burns Mechanical Describe the strategic growth strategy around your recently completed private acquisition. What long-term opportunities do you foresee as a result of this acquisition? On May 17 our firm, Burns Mechanical, joined forces with Harrisburg-based McClure Company in a management-led private acquisition from Talen Energy. Our companies will retain […]

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