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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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CEO Council Delivers Regional Transportation Strategy

CEO Council Delivers Regional Transportation Strategy

Posted Wednesday, May 31st, 2017 | 0 comments

The CEO Council for Growth (CEO Council), a Council of the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia, is committed to supporting the continued transformation of Greater Philadelphia into a global region that fosters economic growth, attracts and retains a skilled workforce, and strengthens the region’s existing industries and institutions. Investment in transportation infrastructure through specific […]

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Greater Philadelphia’s Southeastern Pa. leading economic growth

Greater Philadelphia’s Southeastern Pa. leading economic growth

Posted Wednesday, March 8th, 2017 | 0 comments

This article was originally published on Metro.us. BY ROB WONDERLING In 2015, businesses located in southeastern Pennsylvania generated 41.8 percent of the state’s total gross product. Pennsylvania has long been known as the “Keystone State” because of its central location within the original 13 colonies. More than its geographical location was the vital role it […]

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CEO Council for Growth Hosts Annual Forum

CEO Council for Growth Hosts Annual Forum

Posted Wednesday, March 8th, 2017 | 0 comments

The Congressional delegation of the Greater Philadelphia region joined the CEO Council for Growth (CEO Council) at Drexel University in West Philadelphia on March 6, 2017 for its annual meeting to discuss policy issues related to infrastructure, talent and innovation. Over 70 business, civic and higher education leaders from the Greater Philadelphia region convened with […]

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Federal Legislative Update: February 2017

Federal Legislative Update: February 2017

Posted Thursday, February 16th, 2017 | 0 comments

The Chamber is pleased to provide a federal legislative update on legislative issues viewed as critical to growing Greater Philadelphia’s economy and quality of life.  These policy issues are primarily informed by the work of the Chamber’s CEO Council for Growth (CEO Council), which is committed to enhancing economic growth and prosperity in our region […]

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Sunoco Logistics announces 20 new open positions available at the Marcus Hook Industrial Complex

Sunoco Logistics announces 20 new open positions available at the Marcus Hook Industrial Complex

Posted Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 | 0 comments

This article was originally published in the Delaware County Daily Times. BY KATHLEEN E. CAREY MARCUS HOOK >> Sunoco Logistics announced there were 20 jobs with $80,000 annual salaries available at the Marcus Hook Industrial Complex Tuesday, which will result in a total facility yearly payroll of $16 million. “These jobs that we’re talking about […]

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