Stories From Our Region: January 2024

South Korea-based InBody Selects Greater Philadelphia After Recruiting Effort

For InBody, Greater Philadelphia checked all the boxes when it came to accessing a growing cluster of top hospitals and medical facilities, proximity to large metropolitan areas, a transportation network, and affordability.

Tap Into the Chamber’s Business Expansion Services

Our Business Attraction and Expansion team, our Select website, and the numerous resources we provide at no cost aim to make the region more accessible to site selectors and real estate representatives working to grow or expand their companies in Greater Philadelphia.

Philadelphia Landmark to Become Logistical […]

Stories From Our Region: December 2023

Building Momentum in Greater Philadelphia: Our 2023 Year in Review

Greater Philadelphia’s business community experienced tremendous growth in 2023– such accomplishments raised the region’s national profile and supported the local economy, helping organizations of every size and sector to succeed.

Philadelphia’s Big Life Sciences Moment

Regional stakeholders are working together to build up real estate and workforce programs to support the growing life sciences industry.

Kansas-Based Investment Advisory Firm Continues Its Expansion in the Region

With a fast-growing market, Creative Planning’s acquisition of Wilmington-based Daniels + Tansey allows them to match their talent to […]

Stories From Our Region – November 2023

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, […]

Stories From Our Region – October 2023

Greater Philadelphia Startup Culture Emerging as Economic Force in the Region

A series of recent reports show the emerging strength of Greater Philadelphia’s startup community.

Momentum Makers: Leonardo Helicopters US

Hear from Chamber member Clyde Woltman, CEO of Leonardo Helicopters US, on why Leonardo selected Greater Philadelphia as its North American hub and how our region allows this international manufacturing juggernaut to thrive.

Share Your Interest in a Flight to Mexico With the PHL-Mexico Flight Survey

The Chamber is partnering with Equitable Cities Consulting and Connect the Dots to measure […]

Stories From Our Region – September 2023

PHL and Cold Storage Company Announce Cargo Expansion in Greater Philadelphia Region

Earlier this month, Bristol Group, Inc. announced it will build a 261,000-square-foot climate-controlled cargo facility on nearly 17 acres at Philadelphia International Airport (PHL). The Cool Port will offer cooler and freezer temperatures to store cargo, emphasizing high-growth sectors such as pharmaceuticals, life sciences, perishable food, and specialized electronics.

Philadelphia Leads Nation in Growth of College-Educated 25- to 34-Year-Olds

In a recent report released by Campus Philly and produced in partnership with the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia (the Chamber), Philadelphia Works, and the […]

Stories From Our Region – August 2023

Ramp Health Overcomes Challenges, Expands Model to Reflect Changing Needs

Ramp Health embodies the innovation that occurs every day in Greater Philadelphia’s business community – companies that face new and often complex challenges and evolve to meet the ever-changing needs of customers. 

New Nonstop Flights to Copenhagen, Naples, and Nice from PHL Bring Business Opportunities

American Airlines is launching new nonstop service to three European destinations next summer, a move that has people in Greater Philadelphia excited about the many ways that it will be great for business.

Greater Philadelphia Area Ranks Among Top 10 […]

Stories From Our Region – July 2023

GLG Finds Wealth of Talent in Greater Philadelphia

An early recognition that Greater Philadelphia offered a chance to be near many of its biggest clients and a pipeline of home-grown graduates from world-class universities have GLG putting down its roots and growing quickly.

DH Property Holdings Obtains $175M for Philly Logistics Project

The 750,000-square-foot last-mile distribution development on 5000 Richmond Street is scheduled to be completed by the fourth quarter of 2024.

LEG to Expand Biotech Manufacturing Hub at Princeton West

The three specialty manufacturing buildings, totaling 380,000 square feet,

Stories From Our Region – June 2023

Pennsylvania Governor’s Strategy of Collaboration Paves Way For Business Expansion in Greater Philadelphia Region

The Governor of Pennsylvania is having a moment, and Greater Philadelphia’s business community is one of the beneficiaries.

Why This CEO Moved His Team from Harrisburg to Philadelphia and Refocused on Environmental Cleanup

Nicholas Grasberger, CEO of Enviri, says he’ll have an easier time recruiting executives if they can live in the Philadelphia region.

DTP Hub to Grow Delaware Life Sciences

The park will build on its successes on the eastern edge of the UD campus by leasing out the final […]

Stories From Our Region – May 2023

Leonardo Provides a Flight Map for Multinational Companies in Greater Philadelphia

Leonardo’s success underscores the continued importance of manufacturing in Greater Philadelphia and the region’s attractiveness to multinational companies.

Integral Molecular Opens New Research Center in Philadelphia

The new 32,000-square-foot headquarters and integrated research facilities will include its pandemic preparedness laboratories. Integral Molecular is the first tenant to move into One uCity, a 13-story commercial research building opening later this year.

Global Leader Roquette Selects Greater Philadelphia for $25 Million Pharmaceutical Innovation Center

The center will be an advanced training and collaboration […]

Stories From Our Region – April 2023

ICS Expansion to Philadelphia Driven by Talent, Markets, Location, and Culture

A growing FinTech company based in Australia looks for a North American home, searches far and wide, and selects Philadelphia. But for new entrant ICS that isn’t the entire story. The truth is, “Philly picked us.”

Philadelphia Top Five Most Active Regions For Venture Capital In First Quarter

The region has held its fifth rank spot in 2023, closing 94 deals worth about $700 million between January and March.

Storied Aviation Firm Acquires Former Sikorsky Helicopter Plant in Coatesville

Essington-based Piasecki Aircraft Corp. plans […]

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