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6 ways to team up with Philly’s schools

6 ways to team up with Philly’s schools

Posted Friday, February 2nd, 2018 | 0 comments

On Monday, January 29, 2018 the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia hosted Roadmap for Growth: Exploring Business Engagement in Philadelphia’s Schools. It was a crowded room at Girard College that night, with more than 200 business, education, and civic leaders with passionate ideas. Read on for a few takeaways from our education issue forum. […]

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Member Perspective: Ava Willis-Barksdale

Member Perspective: Ava Willis-Barksdale

Posted Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 | 0 comments

Guest Commentator: Ava Willis-Barksdale, Interim President, Girard College @GirardCollege Why should businesses invest and support neighborhood schools through time and talent? Schools represent the future of any neighborhood — as places where current residents entrust their children. Those children become future consumers and, hopefully, leaders, who may contribute to the vitality of those neighborhoods or […]

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June 2016 Sponsors

June 2016 Sponsors

Posted Tuesday, July 26th, 2016 | 0 comments

The Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce is proud to recognize the below sponsors from the month of June. Our programs and events have been made possible through their dedicated support. Thank you:

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Health Care Innovation Collaborative Announces More Than 100 Applicants in First Open Call

Health Care Innovation Collaborative Announces More Than 100 Applicants in First Open Call

Posted Thursday, February 4th, 2016 | 0 comments

The Chamber’s Health Care Innovation Collaborative received 115 applications for its first open call for idea to accelerate innovation that improves patient care and outcomes for chronic diseases.

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December Member Spotlight 2016

December Member Spotlight 2016

Posted Tuesday, December 8th, 2015 | 0 comments

High-stakes contract negotiations. A crisis communications situation. An intractable public affairs or marketing issue. Bravo Group helps you win in the toughest circumstances. Our difference is a campaign-style approach, where we integrate smart strategy and just the right mix of tactics. We’re organized to win, every day. Client Leads drive strategy that provides clarity and purpose. […]

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GPCC’s Questions for Mayoral Candidates in the Inquirer

GPCC’s Questions for Mayoral Candidates in the Inquirer

Posted Monday, March 2nd, 2015 | 0 comments

The Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce placed an op-ed in today’s Inquirer, outlining questions for the mayoral candidates that ask about their vision to grow Philadelphia’s economy. The full text is below:   What’s the plan to help Philly grow, candidates? by Rob Wonderling   On May 19, Philadelphia voters will go to the polls to […]

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GPCC’s Inquirer Op-ed on Keeping Philadelphia Competitive

GPCC’s Inquirer Op-ed on Keeping Philadelphia Competitive

Posted Tuesday, January 20th, 2015 | 0 comments

The Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce along with the African American Chamber of Commerce of Pa, N.J., Del., the Greater Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, Asian American Chamber of Commerce of Greater Philadelphia and the Greater Northeast Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce penned an op-ed that appeared in the Philadelphia Inquirer on Sunday, January 18. The op-ed discusses how we can […]

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Josh Goldblum of Bluecadet Named 2015 Small Business Person of the Year

Josh Goldblum of Bluecadet Named 2015 Small Business Person of the Year

Posted Thursday, November 13th, 2014 | 0 comments

On Wednesday, November 5, 2014, we were honored to present the 2015 Excellence Awards to 11 regional businesses nominated by their peers. View the full list of 2015 Excellence Award Winners. Josh Goldblum, CEO and Founder of Bluecadet was selected as the 2015 Small Business Person of the Year, the award was sponsored by PNC.    

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K’NEX Brands & The Rodon Group – Receive Visionary Award during the Excellence Awards

K’NEX Brands & The Rodon Group – Receive Visionary Award during the Excellence Awards

Posted Thursday, November 13th, 2014 | 0 comments

On Wednesday, November 5, 2014 we were honored to present the 2015 Excellence Awards to 11 regional businesses nominated by their peers. View the full list of 2015 Excellence Award Winners. Each year, the Visionary Award is given annually to an outstanding company in the region that continues to thrive and provides support to the small […]

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Rob Wonderling’s Must Read: The Soft Edge

Rob Wonderling’s Must Read: The Soft Edge

Posted Wednesday, September 10th, 2014 | 0 comments

The summer is a time when I devote my reading to big non-fiction historical narratives. In August, I broke from tradition and read a business book. Business books have a reputation of being dry, but Forbes Publisher Rich Karlgaard’s The Soft Edge: Where Great Companies Find Lasting Success is a quick read with good advice. […]

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