Category Archives: Chamber News

Scranton Lackawanna Industrial Building Company Secures Financing for the Valley View Business Park Professional Plaza

Recently awarded Pennsylvania Gaming grant completes financial plan of project The Scranton Lackawanna Industrial Building Company (SLIBCO), the industrial development affiliate of The Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce, announced that it has secured all of the $2.5 million needed to … Continue reading

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Regional Mixer Celebrates 100th Anniversary

2 Chambers Host One Celebration for The Greater Carbondale YMCA   The Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce hosted a regional mixer and 100th Celebration of the Greater Carbondale YMCA with the Greater Carbondale Chamber of Commerce.  The event took place … Continue reading

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Northeast Regional Cancer Institute Gives Thanks to Contribution for “Spirit of Hope Celebration”

The Board of Ambassadors along with the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute recently presented Michael Bean, President of Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs, with a recognition plaque for Mohegan Sun’s generous in-kind contribution to the Board of Ambassador’s “Spirit of Hope … Continue reading

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Captain Richard Phillips On Board as Keynote Speaker of The Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce 146th Annual Dinner

Former Somalian Pirate Hostage, Captain Phillips Draws Lessons At Sea Captain Richard Phillips will be the keynote speaker at The Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce’s 146th Annual Dinner presented by PNC Bank.  The event will be held on Wednesday, May … Continue reading

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February’s Momentum Magazine is Now Available!

  View the February 2014 Momentum Magazine!

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Chamber Member Elected to Board of Directors

Area business leader, Paul Quick, senior vice president and general manager for Frontier’s Pennsylvania operations, was recently elected to the board of directors of The Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce.  Paul Quick received an MBA from Pepperdine University, a BS … Continue reading

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Scranton Chamber Staffer Receives International Facility Management Association Award

Aaron Whitney Presented Lehigh Valley Chapter Facilities Manager of the Year Aaron Whitney, facilities manager, at The Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce was awarded the IFMA (International Facility Management Association), Lehigh Valley Chapter, 2013 Facilities Manager of the Year award.  … Continue reading

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Mayor Bill Courtright Announces Consulting Firm Will Work With City To Address Financial Challenges

Yesterday Mayor Bill Courtright announced the engagement of the city of Scranton with  HJA Strategies, a boutique strategic consulting firm that provides services for government, business, and non-profits. The firm is led by Henry Amoroso, a legal and financial expert, … Continue reading

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The Gardens of Green Ridge Present A Health & Wellness Forum January 30th

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Leadership Lackawanna and Voluntary Action Center Honor Dr. Martin Luther King’s Legacy

Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?’ -  Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. To celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the Voluntary Action Center and Leadership Lackawanna have collaborated on a service project that … Continue reading

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