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Giving Circle Members vote on winner of $10,000 grant

State College, Pa – Centre Foundation’s Giving Circle program will give one of three local organizations a $10,000 grant after its members vote for a winner at an August 25 reception. The grant is funded by Giving Circle membership fees. More...

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Lewisburg Downtown Partnership welcomes new executive director

LEWISBURG, PA – Lewisburg Downtown Partnership (LDP) is pleased to introduce Dan Bevis as the organization’s new executive director and main street manager. More...

TMMData expands C-suite and leadership team

State College, PA – TMMData has expanded its C-suite and leadership team with the additions of Chris Gale as chief revenue officer and Orestes Chinea as senior director of customer success. More...

Medical Center taps University of Maryland Medical System’s Swift as new chief human resources officer

HERSHEY , PA – David Swift has been appointed chief human resources officer for Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and associate VP for human resources for health affairs at Penn State. More...

SEDA-COG is “Bringing the World to Central Pa.”

State College, PA – SEDA-Council of Government (SEDA-COG) is partnering with international trade representatives and Pennsylvania’s Department of Community and Economic Development’s Office of International Business Development (PDCE-OIBD) More...

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CEO Roundtable: Community banks meet demand for online services, small business lending

The past eight years have been a tumultuous time for community banks: the Wall Street Meltdown resulted in 491 bank failures since 2009; the stimulus efforts from the Fed led to seven years of near zero percent interest for depositors, who transferre More...

Inc. 5000 list reveals fastest growing companies in Pennsylvania

Nine Companies with headquarters located in the Pennsylvania Business Central readership area were named on Inc. Magazine’s 2016 list of the 5000 fastest growing private companies in America. More...

Bank to open a new branch in Blair County

Duncansville, PA – CNB Bank, is breaking ground on its first full- service office in the Blair County Region. An official groundbreaking ceremony was held on Tuesday, July 26, 2016. More...

Community

Maintaining Centre County’s “entrepreneurial ecosystem”

Spotlight on Centre County

There is no doubt that Centre County is growing. The population is growing (153,990 in 2010 to 160,580 in 2015), its labor force is growing (up 13.8 percent since 2000) and its average income is growing (up 40 percent since 2000). More...

Organizations keep State College business networks connected

State College, PA – Livability.com recently recognized the growth of entrepreneurship in State College. More...

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