Chester County Chamber of Business and Industry News

Q&A with Chester County Chamber of Business and Industry president and CEO

Guy Ciarrocchi highlighted the value of small businesses to the economy and offered advice on how to boost these businesses.

Lincoln University earns accreditation for nursing program

Lincoln University's undergraduate nursing program was recently accredited through the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).

Pennsylvania’s Bancroft Construction announces two senior leadership appointees

Bancroft Construction Company has named Cindy Campanella as organizational development leader and Bob Batley as vice president of business development.

Malvern Federal deters adverse local layoffs, sponsors job fairs for Pennsylvania banking professionals

In the face of demoralizing downsizing and branch closings at other local banks, Malvern Federal has stepped up its game by sponsoring proactive job fairs publicizing employment prospects, the company revealed Monday from Paoli, Pennsylvania.

Lincoln University's enrollment gains four percent since last year

Demonstrating benefits of increased recruitment and outreach efforts at the nation’s first degree-granting Historically Black College & University (HBCU), officials have reported a four percent gain in student enrollment over the past year at Lincoln University, Pennsylvania.

East West Advisors helps Philadelphia Distilling enter Asian market

East West Advisors Group said on Wednesday that Philadelphia Distilling has expanded its reach into the Chinese market, a move facilitated by East West Advisors.

Walnut Street Labs and Goshen team up to promote tech opportunities

The Chester County Chamber of Business and Industry reported that Goshen Group and Walnut St. Labs are collaborating to fill information technology positions for businesses in the southeast region of Pa.

Hoover Financial Advisors raises $12,500 for food bank

Hoover Financial Advisors raised a total of $12,500 in its Funds for Food initiative for Chester County Food Bank this fall, exceeding its goal of $10,000.

Citadel executive named 2014 Elliot R. Jones Award winner

Doug Thompson, director of the Western Retail Division of Citadel, has been honored with 2014's Elliot R. Jones Award, the Western Chester County Chamber of Commerce said Monday.

Rep. Meehan to discuss cyber security at Neumann University

Rep. Patrick Meehan (R-Penn.) will speak during a cyber security leadership program at Neumann University on Nov. 25 focusing on the political landscape of cyber security and data breaches.

Conrad Siegel's Mashack-Behney named to influential women list

Tara Mashack-Behney, president of Conrad Siegel Investment Advisors, Inc, was honored recently by being named to Employee Benefit Adviser’s inaugural list of The Most Influential Women in Benefit Advising.

Citadel Bank opens Pottstown branch

Citadel Bank held the grand opening of its new branch at 401 Upland Square Drive in Pottstown on Wednesday.

Conrad Siegel Investment Advisors ranked among region's best investment firms

Harrisburg-based Conrad Siegel Investment Advsiors is among the top three registered investment advisers in the state, according to a recent ranking by the Central Penn Business Journal.

Business group endorses Costello in congressional race

A candidate for Pennsylvania’s 6th Congressional District obtained an economic endorsement that will help him focus his campaign on economic issues.

Chester County Chamber hosting Marcellus Shale tour Sept. 30

The Chester County Chamber of Business and Industry will host a bus tour on Sept. 30 to Northeast Pennsylvania for a lesson on the natural gas that exists in the Marcellus Shale and its impact on the state.

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