Listen to our Growing Greater podcast episode with Dr. Uplekh Purewal and Ron Saltiel, the Chief Operating Officer at Relievus. In this episode, Ron and Dr. Purewal share with us how their team is devoted to the art of pain management through the use of progressive treatments. Catch up on previous episodes of Growing Greater to hear engaging stories of […]
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Sydney manages Select’s Twitter and LinkedIn accounts, writes the monthly newsletter Momentum and the biweekly Investor and Partner updates, manages Select’s website, and assists with any additional marketing responsibilities.
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Listen to our Growing Greater podcast episode with Dan Fitzpatrick, President of Mid Atlantic Region, Head of National Industry Verticals at Citizens Bank and Rob Poliseno, Regional Executive Officer USA Mid-Atlantic Region of CHUBB. This episode is a part of our special series with our Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia (Chamber)’s Talent Action Team showcasing just how […]
COMMENTATOR: Adam Mullen, Market Leader for the Greater Philadelphia Region, CBRE While the full impact of the global health emergency that is COVID-19 continues to unfold, the effects of this pandemic across the commercial real estate community is being felt in notable ways. Some commercial asset classes will fare better than expected, while others will […]
Earlier this month, Amicus Therapeutics opened its new $25 million Global Research and Gene Therapy Center in West Philadelphia’s uCity Square neighborhood. The new 75,000-square-foot facility occupies the top three floors of 3675 Market Street and features an open-space design with state-of-the-art labs and offices. “Philadelphia is a magnet for talent in gene therapy and an engine […]
The United Parcel Service (UPS) announced in February that it will build a million-square-foot warehouse facility in northeast Philadelphia. The new facility is expected to employ 1,000 and will hire 352 full-time workers by 2022. The 138-acre site is one of the largest industrial properties in the city and is known as the former Budd Co. […]
Six VH-92A Presidential Helicopters will be built in Coatesville, PA as a part of a $470 million Presidential Helicopter Replacement Program. The project was awarded to Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation, a Lockheed Martin company. Sikorsky is headquartered in Connecticut and has plants throughout the East coast. Sikorsky entered into a contract with the U.S. Navy to […]
Philadelphia ranked the third U.S. city for a low cost of living, an abundance of highly-skilled talent, and young entrepreneurs. Last year, Philadelphia ranked 11th on this list, a sign of major growth for our region. LendingTree found that the average age of entrepreneurs in Philadelphia is slightly younger than 38 years old. Whereas other major […]
From our region’s epicenter of discovery, Greater Philadelphia researchers and companies are part of the global race to get a handle on COVID-19, including Biomeme, The Wistar Institute, and the newly formed Penn Center for Research on Coronaviruses and Other Emerging Pathogens (PENNCoV). Article from The Philadelphia Citizen
The future of research and development, in rare diseases and beyond, is Philadelphia. By moving its R&D team to University City this year, publically traded gene therapy company Amicus Therapeutics now calls the Greater Philadelphia region’s bustling cell and gene therapy ecosystem home. Article from the Philadelphia Inquirer
Listen to our recent Growing Greater podcast episode with the Co-Founders of REC Philly, Will Toms and Dave Silver. In this episode, Will and Dave explain how they came up with the idea to build this “gym for creatives” and how they see REC growing in the future. Catch up on previous episodes of Growing […]
Select Greater Philadelphia (Select) is the business attraction organization for northern Delaware, southern New Jersey, and southeastern Pennsylvania. A non-profit entity, Select highlights Greater Philadelphia’s unique business assets to national and global audiences with the ultimate goal of growing the economic vibrancy of our collective community through attracting new businesses and new jobs to our 11-county region. Select assists companies interested in locating in Greater Philadelphia by providing resources, detailed information, and connections.