PA Governor and Philadelphia Mayor-Elect Move Fast to Help Businesses and Create Jobs

Pennsylvania Gov. Josh Shapiro took office in January 2023, promising to enact policies that slash red tape, streamline processes, and make it easier to do business in the Commonwealth – and his first year has been spent making that happen.

The Biden-Harris Administration Selects Greater Philadelphia

Greater Philadelphia has welcomed the national spotlight since the Biden-Harris Administration announced two regional hub designations last month. Read more about what these designations mean for the region and the official statements from the Chamber.

Talent, Funding, and Flexible Workspaces Make Philadelphia One of America’s Fastest-Rising Life Sciences Cities

The birthplace of cell and gene therapy, the city is producing breakout companies while becoming a place where both new and established cell and gene therapy companies are eager to have a presence.

DuPont Opens New Kalrez® Production Site in Delaware

The facility will expand DuPont Kalrez® manufacturing capacity with state-of-the-art operations technology to support customer demand.

Rowan College of South Jersey (RCSJ) Launches Academy for Neurodiversity

Ground was broken for a three-story, on-site housing complex that will provide 24 one-bedroom rent-supported apartments for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities with a community room, lounges, laundry facilities, and office space for an on-site Counselor of Special Services.

Rikarbon Will Add Jobs and Expand Lab Space With State Grants

The Newark-based environmental solutions firm will use $60,000 in state grants to renovate and fit a new chemical research and development lab space and create 12 new full-time jobs.