Recap: Small Business Month 2019

With 60% of Chamber member companies having 100 or fewer employees, we strive to provide opportunities for small businesses to grow and succeed in our region’s evolving market. For the past month, along with our partner Comcast Business, we have brought programming surrounding small business growth and resources for small business owners to accomplish their business goals.

In case you missed any of our Small Business Month events, we’ve captured highlights in the recap below.

Monday, April 8
Dominating the Marketplace: How Customer Loyalty Brings Corporate Success

Over 100 small business leaders gather at VUE on 50 to […]

May 3rd, 2019|Categories: Small Business|0 Comments

Member Perspective: Chris Miller

Guest Commentator: Chris Miller, Small Business Development Officer, Fulton Bank  @FultonBank

How can digital banking help small businesses?

Nearly 60% of small business owners expect to see an increase in their business this year, according to a 2019 QuickBridge survey. And with this growth comes an opportunity for banks who serve the small business market.

In today’s digital-savvy world, banks – large and small – have changed how they interact with customers in an effort to increase client retention, value and loyalty. Digital banking solutions are no longer a […]

May 1st, 2019|Categories: Small Business|0 Comments

Member Perspective: Mike Louden

Guest Commentator: Mike Louden, Regional Vice President, Comcast Business @comcastbusiness

How can small businesses take advantage of evolving technology to compete with their larger competitors?

When it comes to being a small business, the “term” small doesn’t seem to describe what you put into your company. The time, the effort and the resources you apply to your small business each day is anything but small. At Comcast Business, we recognize that with the 24/7 job of running a small business, everything seems to move faster by the minute, and you can’t […]

Small Business Month 2019

With 60% of Chamber member companies having 100 or fewer employees, we strive to provide opportunities for small businesses to grow and succeed in our region’s evolving market. For the month of April, we’re partnering with Comcast Business to bring programming surrounding small business growth and resources for small business owners to accomplish their business goals.

On Monday, April 8, former Director of Communications for Harley Davidson, Ken Schmidt, joined us for an insightful program on the importance of customer loyalty. Dominating the Marketplace: How Customer Loyalty Brings Corporate Success brought over 100 small business leaders together at VUE on […]

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 […]

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.