By Alexis Stephens | Next City | November 6, 2014 Entrepreneurship can have a significant positive impact on redressing historical resource deprivation in cities, yet, according to the the National Community Reinvestment Coalition, African-American businesses received 2.3 … Continue reading →
Continuing to advance his JOBS1st PA initiative, Governor Tom Corbett recently joined with Philadelphia Mayor Michael A. Nutter to announce that Dietz & Watson, a Philadelphia-based, fourth generation family-owned food manufacturer, will nearly double its footprint in the Tacony section … Continue reading →
Continuing to advance his JOBS1st PA initiative, Governor Tom Corbett announced that he has directed the Department of Community and Economic Development to reduce the interest rates of three business loan programs to encourage small business and manufacturing growth and … Continue reading →
Harrisburg – Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Secretary C. Alan Walker announced in December that the Governor’s Action Team (GAT) has filled two vacancies in its Southeast office to work with the region’s economic development groups to promote … Continue reading →
The State’s Legislative Budget and Finance Committee has issued an interesting report analyzing the economic impact of the brewery industry in Pennsylvania. It’s a very comprehensive work with plenty of historical info and current data on the industry.