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.

Greater Philadelphia Shines at BIO 2019

From June 3 to June 6, Philadelphia proudly hosted the 2019 BIO International Convention, the world’s largest meeting for the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. As a globally recognized center of excellence for cell and gene therapy, gene editing and connected health, BIO 2019 was an incredible backdrop during which our region’s groundbreaking researchers, top-tier talent and results-oriented companies took center stage.

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 […]

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Opens Manufacturing Facility

Philadelphia, Oct. 31, 2018–For over a century after the Civil War, Philadelphia laid claim to being the “Workshop of the World,” producing trains, tools, textiles, and a multitude of other manufactured goods. An event today at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) highlights the city’s present-day role in manufacturing 21st century products: tools for precision medicine.

CHOP partnered with the CEO Council for Growth of the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia to host the grand opening of the hospital’s new Clinical Manufacturing Facility, which will produce clinical-grade biotechnology tools, known as vectors, to deliver cell and […]

CEO Council for Growth Releases Premier Publication on Medical Innovations

During the last nine months, the Health Care Innovation Collaborative, an initiative of the CEO Council for Growth, has released a series of case studies highlighting game-changing health care innovations happening in the Philadelphia region. Today, the organization is releasing a premier publication of them titled “The New Philadelphia Casebook: Studies in Health Care Innovation.”