GRCA Announces Rebuilding Berks Initiative

Reading Chamber unveils rebuilding plan for Berks County Lehigh Valley Business by: Susan Shelly, Contributing Writer May 19, 2020 The Greater Reading Chamber Alliance (GRCA) announced a “Rebuilding Berks” initiative to help county businesses prepare to reopen...

Business Parnerships May Be Eligible for Additional PPP Funds

Partnerships may be able to increase PPP amount under SBA interim rule Lehigh Valley Business By: Justin Henry May 19, 2020 10:09 am Many PPP loans were approved for partnerships before the April guidelines were enacted, and those companies may not have received the...

PPP Forgiveness New Alternative Payroll Guideline

‘Incredibly helpful’ PPP forgiveness guidelines include alternative payroll schedule Lehigh Valley Business By:Justin Henry May 18, 2020  4:39 pm The latest SBA guidelines allow borrowers to calculate payroll costs using an “alternative payroll covered period” that...

Lehigh Valley, Post COVID-19 Economic Recovery

What shape will post COVID-19 economic recovery take in the Lehigh Valley? Lehigh Valley Business By: Melinda Rizzo, Contributing Writer May 14, 2020 1:55 pm Kamran Afshar, director of the Kamran Afshar Data Analytics Center at DeSales University in Upper Saucon...

WSCM Statewide Video Awards June 9

WSCM Statewide Video Awards  Students throughout the Commonwealth have been working hard with their manufacturing partners to create videos that answer the question, “What’s So Cool About Manufacturing?” Save the date! These awards are between all...

MEP Generates 13:1 Return on Investment

Study finds more than 13:1 return on Manufacturing Extension Partnership program For Immediate Release Manufacturers Resource Center May 11, 2020 7200A Windsor Drive | Allentown, PA 18106 Study finds more than 13:1 return on Manufacturing Extension Partnership program...