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  • PPP Forgiveness New Alternative Payroll Guideline

    Posted in News on May 19th, 2020

    ‘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 the SBA says can… READ MORE

  • Lehigh Valley, Post COVID-19 Economic Recovery

    Posted in News on May 16th, 2020

    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… READ MORE

  • WSCM Statewide Video Awards June 9

    Posted in “What’s So Cool About Manufacturing?”, News on May 16th, 2020

    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 the different contests across… READ MORE

  • MEP Generates 13:1 Return on Investment

    Posted in News on May 12th, 2020

    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 Effects extend… READ MORE

  • Victaulic Announces New President

    Posted in News on May 11th, 2020

    Rick Bucher named president of Victaulic Lehigh Valley Business Stacy Wescoe, May 1, 2020 Congratulations Rick Bucher!  Victaulic is one of Lehigh Valley’s top manufacturers that celebrated a full century of operation and innovation in 2019.  In 1919, Victaulic’s first… READ MORE

  • LVEDC Named Top Economic Development Agency

    Posted in News on May 8th, 2020

    LVEDC named top economic development agency for second year Lehigh Valley Business By: Stacy Wescoe May 6, 2020 4:16 pm For the second year in a row, LVEDC was named one of the Top 20 economic development agencies in the U.S…. READ MORE

  • Unique Pretzels Restarts Scholarship Campaign

    Posted in News on May 6th, 2020

    Unique Pretzels Restarts Folds of Honor campaign by Evan Jones, Editor Reading Eagle May 6, 2020 Berks County PA manufacturer, Unique Pretzels, will donate a portion from the sale of its Original Splits Pretzels to the Fields of Honor Foundation…. READ MORE

  • Lehigh Valley Business Events Going Virtual

    Posted in News on May 5th, 2020

    Lehigh Valley Business events are going virtual Lehigh Valley Business By: Cathy Hirko May 5, 2020 2:26 pm Lehigh Valley Business recently announced that their awards events are going fully virtual starting in June and will continue to be virtual… READ MORE

  • Flexicon is Expanding Operations

    Posted in News on May 1st, 2020

    Flexicon to expand operations into second LVIP VI building Lehigh Valley Business by Stacy Wescoe May 1, 2020 Flexicon Corp. is leasing an additional 50,280 square feet of space adjacent to its U.S. headquarters in Lehigh Valley Industrial Park VI. … READ MORE

  • Jim Gerlach New President and CEO of the Greater Reading Chamber Alliance

    Posted in News on April 30th, 2020

    A Conversation with: Jim Gerlach president and CEO of the Greater Reading Chamber Alliance Lehigh Valley Business BerksBiz By: Stacy Wescoe April 30, 2020 MRC welcomes and congratulates Jim Gerlach!  Before Jim Gerlach led the Greater Reading Chamber Alliance (GRCA)… READ MORE