Call for Nominations: 37th Annual Excellence Awards

Since 1982, the Chamber has honored over 350 companies Excellence Award Winners. This prestigious honor recognizes the individuals and organizations that have demonstrated unique vision, innovation, and achievement in support of our region’s economy and small to mid-size business community. Now is your chance to join the ranks of these businesses, by nominating your company (or yourself) for an Excellence Award.

Nomination deadline: April 5, 2019

NOMINATE A DESERVING BUSINESS

Benefits of Winning an Excellence Award:
  • Invited to join the Chamber’s Small Business Board, providing advice and counsel on policy and programming
  • Connection to a network of previous Excellence Award winners and other […]

Mayor Kenney delivers fourth annual address to the business community

On January 31, Mayor Kenney addressed over 1,600 members of the business community, highlighted our city's successes, and detailed where his administration and the business community still have work to do.

Fostering Good Business in the New Year

With a new year comes exciting events and initiatives at the Chamber. In keeping with our mission to foster growth in Greater Philadelphia, we're putting a focus on our advocacy efforts, enhancing opportunities for HR, championing small businesses, and sparking ideas and innovation for the region.

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 […]

Amy Gutmann to Receive 2018 William Penn Award

The Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia (the Chamber) is pleased to announce that Dr. Amy Gutmann, President of the University of Pennsylvania, will receive the 2018 William Penn Award, the highest honor bestowed upon a business or civic leader in Greater Philadelphia.

The award, which has been given annually since 1949, recognizes an individual for their outstanding contributions toward the betterment of the region, professional accomplishments, and commitment to charity as well as to the community. Dr. Gutmann will be honored on Friday, April 26, 2019, from 6:30 – 11:00 pm during a gala hosted at The Bellevue Hotel.

The 8th […]

November 27th, 2018|Categories: Press Releases, Programs & Events|0 Comments