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Member Perspective: Janice E. Nevin

Member Perspective: Janice E. Nevin

Posted Friday, January 5th, 2018 | 1 comment

Guest Commentator: Janice E. Nevin, MD, MPH, President and CEO, Christiana Care Health System @christianacare The Greater Philadelphia region’s reputation for health care innovation is expanding. What factors do you see contributing to this growth? When our patients see their doctor using Google Glass during a visit, they may be wowed by the technology, but […]

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Member Perspective: John Fry

Member Perspective: John Fry

Posted Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 | 0 comments

Guest Commentator: John Fry, President, Drexel University, @drexeluniv How will the development of High-Speed Passenger Rail Connections accelerate Philadelphia’s progress as a global city and in what ways will this infrastructure attract and retain the workforce of tomorrow?  Top-tier global cities have world-class transportation networks. The digital economy has made it easier for companies to choose […]

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Chamber Comments on the Environmental Impact Statement for the King of Prussia Rail Project

Chamber Comments on the Environmental Impact Statement for the King of Prussia Rail Project

Posted Monday, November 13th, 2017 | 0 comments

The following comments were made by Anselm Sauter, Manager of Federal Affairs for the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia.  On behalf of the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia, I am pleased to offer comments today on SEPTA’S proposed King of Prussia Rail line, which would connect commuters and residents to the Greater Philadelphia […]

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Member Perspective: Peter Grollman

Member Perspective: Peter Grollman

Posted Friday, November 3rd, 2017 | 0 comments

Guest Commentator: Peter Grollman, Senior Vice President, External Affairs, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, @ChildrensPhila How would transportation investments at University City benefit our region’s economy and how would it accommodate and accelerate University City’s growth? Unlike our employees who may bike or use public transportation to get to work, patients come to Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia […]

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Recap: Chamber Day in Washington D.C.

Recap: Chamber Day in Washington D.C.

Posted Friday, October 6th, 2017 | 0 comments

On October 4, the Chamber’s CEO Council for Growth and Select Greater Philadelphia Council joined over 60 Chamber members in travelling down to Washington D.C. for a full day of insightful briefings in our nation’s capital.  The day provided an excellent opportunity for Chamber members to interface with our regional Congressional Delegation to advance the […]

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Spreading the News: Rob Wonderling contributes to Metro Philly

Spreading the News: Rob Wonderling contributes to Metro Philly

Posted Friday, August 4th, 2017 | 0 comments

Twice a month, Chamber president and CEO Rob Wonderling contributes as a columnist in Metro Philly, a free daily newspaper written and designed for young and ambitious professionals. In each op-ed, Wonderling discusses what is making the Greater Philadelphia region a great place to do good business. Check out a recap of a few of […]

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PHL: A global destination

PHL: A global destination

Posted Monday, July 24th, 2017 | 0 comments

This article was originally published on Metro.us. BY ROB WONDERLING A total of 42 million people visited the Greater Philadelphia region last year, generating $11 billion in economic impact. I was travelling through Old City the other day. As I passed Independence Hall, I noticed a long line of people snaking around the block that had […]

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Chamber Members Gain Regional Insights

Chamber Members Gain Regional Insights

Posted Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 | 0 comments

The Chamber’s Executive Forum: Insights into the Region is a four-part series designed exclusively for senior executives and CEOs, allowing for strategic networking with other business leaders in the Greater Philadelphia area. Each program offers valuable insights into the most current and relevant social, economic or political trends happening in our region and provides guidance […]

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An action plan for the Philly region’s infrastructure

An action plan for the Philly region’s infrastructure

Posted Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 | 0 comments

This article was originally published on Philly.com. by Rob Wonderling & Gregory A. Kelly In anticipation of President Trump’s proposal to generate a trillion-dollar investment for our nation’s infrastructure, the CEO Council for Growth, a council of the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia, worked with public and private partners to develop a plan called […]

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Can Pennsylvania keep growing?

Can Pennsylvania keep growing?

Posted Tuesday, June 6th, 2017 | 0 comments

This article was originally published on Metro.us. BY ROB WONDERLING The Keystone State’s population declined in 2016 for the first time in 31 years. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, for the first time in 31 years, Pennsylvania’s population declined in 2016 – dropping by more than 7,600 residents. In fact, Pennsylvania is one of […]

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