Carlisle Area Chamber of Commerce News

CARLISLE AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Taste of Carlisle 2018

Carlisle's premier tasting event returns to the Carlisle Expo Center.

CARLISLE AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: StrongWomen Strength Training Program

Penn State Extension will be offering StrongWomen classes in several locations this winter.

El Nokali joins First National Bank to direct interest rate sales, marketing

Financial professional Ahmed El Nokali recently joined First National Bank Corporation’s largest subsidiary as senior vice president and director of interest rate sales and marketing.

Smith Elliott Kearns & Company’s Camp Hill principal earns award for inspiring local business

Steven Lubart of the accounting firm Smith Elliott Kearns & Company LLC has received the 2015 Edward M. Messner Inspiring Business Award.

Shippensburg-based Orrstown Bank fills four key positions

Orrstown Bank announced the hiring and promotion of four key individuals this week from its headquarters in Shippensburg, Pennsylvania, assigning Jason Crider, Jasmin Glancy, Cheryl Umberger and Dan Burkholder to positions throughout the region.

Coalition names WPS Office Solutions to Best Places to Work in PA list

Family-owned Pennsylvania tech provider WPS Office Solutions recently earned a spot as one of the Best Places to Work in PA for 2015, joining the ranks of select businesses in a relatively new category in the statewide business initiative.

Joint Cumberland County Commissioner, Judicial Candidates Forum planned Tuesday

Dickinson College to host forum with seven commissioner, six judicial candidates

DCED grant to continue funding local defense group

The Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) recently awarded an $85,000 grant to the Cumberland Area Economic Development Corporation (CAEDC), which will allow it to continue funding the Cumberland York Area Local Defense Group (CYALDG).

Galbraith hires new business development director

Carlisle, Pennsylvania-based general contractor Galbraith Pre-Design, Inc., said Monday that a new executive will join its team.

B.R. Kreider & Son names new president

Manheim, Pennsylvania-based B.R. Kreider & Son, Inc., named a new president on Monday who will start in January.

Marriott TownePlace Suites hotel opens in Mechanicsburg

Marriott’s 120-suite TownePlace Suites recently opened in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania.

Kaufman named Chambersburg Business Person of the Year for 2014

The Greater Chambersburg Chamber of Commerce named Jacob Kaufman its 2014 Business Person of the Year on Monday.

B&R named 3rd in employee satisfaction

Boyer & Ritter, LLC (B&R) was named third best on a national ranking of accounting firms that were best to work for, the Greater Carlisle Area Chamber of Commerce released Monday.

Candidates for 199th district to debate

Rep. Stephen Bloom and Jill Bartoli, his Democratic challenger for the 199th district seat in the Pennsylvania state legislature, will hold a public debate at Dickinson College on Oct. 22.

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