Entries by Sydney Stressman

Greater Philadelphia’s Health Care Sector Continues to Expand

Bryn Mawr Hospital has opened their $250 million patient pavilion after breaking ground in 2016. This is the largest facility improvement in the hospital’s 125-year history and was funded by Bryn Mawr Hospital’s capital campaign and community support. The 256,000-square-foot addition contains state-of-the-art operating rooms, LEED design, a green roof, new critical care units, new […]

Philadelphia Fashion District Opens Doors to Online Brands

A new retailing concept in Fashion District Philadelphia is hoping to attract primarily online brands into a brick-and-mortar space. Fashion District Philadelphia is expected to open in September 2019 and will have shopping, dining and entertainment destinations along 9th & Market Streets. This exciting concept called BrandBox was developed by Macerich Co., and is also being […]

5 New Nonstop Flights Available at PHL Airport

Frontier Airlines will provide flights to five new destinations originating from Philadelphia International Airport (PHL). The newly added flights will be available as soon as April 30th and May 1st. The five new locations are: Atlanta, Georgia (ATL) Myrtle Beach, South Carolina (MYR) Las Vegas, Nevada (LAS) Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina (RDU) Pensacola, Florida (PNS) “Frontier’s growing […]

The Met Philly Showcases Glamorous Redesign

Two years after construction began, the $56 million Met Philly opera house renovation has transformed the over one hundred year old building. “These spectacular images help define the concepts we’re developing that will provide the ultimate concert experience for our guests with the best sight lines, crystal clear sound and so much more,” said Geoff […]

GoPuff Continues with Greater Philadelphia Expansion Project

The digital convenience retailer, goPuff, has set sights on opening a distribution center in Gloucester County, N.J. The company’s new 299,750-square-foot facility is expected to be fully operational by the end of 2019. GoPuff delivers thousands of products from groceries to household goods in over 50 U.S. markets. This expansion will create more than 600 […]

Novel Business Attraction Podcast Launches Year Two
Showcasing business growth to help attract new companies and new jobs is the core focus of our “Growing Greater Philadelphia” program

Philadelphia, PA – January  3, 2019 – The Growing Greater Philadelphia Podcast and Radio program is set to launch year two when its newest episode drops on Friday, January 11, 2019.  This special episode, recorded in front of a live studio audience, features an in-depth conversation with Independence Blue Cross CEO Daniel J. Hilferty about […]

New Castle County Receives $250,000 Grant

New Castle County in Delaware is one of three communities nationwide to receive a $250,000 grant from the Youth Workforce Fund. This aligns with Citi Foundation’s three-year $100 million initiative called Pathways to Progress, which reduces youth unemployment through training and access to jobs. The Youth Workforce Funds grant will provide paid work experience for […]

South Jersey Gas Opens Atlantic City, NJ HQ

South Jersey Gas opened a new headquarters in Atlantic City, NJ this November. The opening celebration included board members, business leaders, elected officials, employees, project partners, and others. “It’s just the latest in a string of celebrations that all point to one irrefutable fact: Atlantic City is back,” Governor Phil Murphy said. This is expected […]

Greater Philadelphia Public High Schools Featured on Top 100 List

Forty schools in Greater Philadelphia were among the highest-scoring schools on the most recent Keystone Exams according to a Philadelphia Business Journal analysis of Pennsylvania Department of Education data. This exam measures high schoolers’ skills in three subjects: biology, algebra and literature. The subject is labeled from advanced, proficient, basic or below basic. The following Greater […]