Subcommittee Participants Announced for Philadelphia Regional Recharge and Recovery Task Force

W're pleased to announce the diverse and comprehensive list of business and civic leaders that will help develop the recharge and recovery plan for the city and the region.

Philadelphia Regional Recharge and Recovery Taskforce Announced

Philadelphia, PA, June  15, 2020 – The Greater Philadelphia business and civic community, in collaboration with the City of Philadelphia, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and the four other southeastern Pennsylvania counties announced today that they are spearheading an effort to recharge the regional economy as the area begins to recuperate from the impact of COVID-19 and address the need for greater economic empowerment and equity for all citizens.

The global pandemic combined with calls for reforms to promote racial equality present an opportunity for the region’s business community to work in concert with Philadelphia City government, […]

A Statement to the Regional Congressional Delegation – June

On June 1, 2020, the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia issued the following statement to our entire regional congressional delegation urging an additional legislative relief package to further address the hardships of the COVID-19 pandemic.

We ask regional business leaders to magnify this message by contacting both U.S. House and Senate members in our region.

Question? Contact Anselm Sauter ([email protected]) for more information about federal legislative affairs.

The Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia (the Chamber) and its CEO Council for Growth (CEO Council) commend our regional congressional delegation […]

CEO Council for Growth submits federal appropriations update

The CEO Council for Growth submitted its highest priority appropriations request to our regional congressional delegation. Federal investment in key areas of our economy ensures tremendous economic return, innovations, and breakthroughs that will provide for a better quality of life on a regional and national scale.

Member Perspective: Gerard Sweeney

Guest Commentator: Gerard Sweeney, President, Chief Executive Officer, and Trustee, Brandywine Realty Trust @BrandywineRlty

How will the expansion of SEPTA’s Norristown High Speed Line to the King of Prussia business district sustain the area’s continued growth?

The Greater Philadelphia region has experienced transformative growth over the past decade. Strategic public-private initiatives led by influential leaders have resulted in large-scale corporate expansions and relocations, improvements in talent attraction and retention, and substantial investments to enhance the public realm. To propel Philadelphia and its submarkets toward becoming a world class metropolitan […]