Introducing our 2019 Paradigm Award Winner, Jami Wintz McKeon

The Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia (the Chamber) is pleased to announce that Jami Wintz McKeon, Chair of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, will receive the 2019 Paradigm Award, the region’s most prestigious award for businesswomen.

“Jami is one of our region’s most influential leaders. Her outstanding efforts to promote diversity within the legal community are widely recognized,” said Chamber President and CEO, Rob Wonderling. “We are truly fortunate to have someone of Jami’s stature within our community.”

Now in her fifth year as Chair, Ms. McKeon has catapulted Morgan Lewis into an elite international […]

Our Commitment to WorkReady

For over a decade, the Chamber has been an enthusiastic employer partner for WorkReady, a citywide career readiness initiative managed by the Philadelphia Youth Network. WorkReady provides meaningful career exposure to our city’s in-school and out-of-school youth and young adults. Participants, who range from ages 14 – 21, complete a six-week internship with participating employers. This model provides a critical entry point to our city’s workforce.

Last summer, both through WorkReady and the Hub at PA CareerLink® West, we hired Darius Saxby, a high school senior who joined our team as an intern. We even […]