Erie PA - Erie Regional Chamber and Growth Partnership


  • Corbett Administration Awards Grant to Gannon University for Regional Entrepreneurship Programming

    Jun 23, 2014

    Supporting the governor’s JOBS1stPA, Make It in PA initiative, Gannon University was awarded a $520,878 Discovered in PA – Developed in PA (D2PA) grant to support the Integrated Business Transformation (IBT) program.

  • Regional Ecommerce Day Forum Set

    May 09, 2014

    Build a business.....Not a Website

  • Innovation Collaborative

    May 08, 2014

    The Innovation Collaborative, a Tech Council-led initiative that is catalyzing economic progress through more focus on entrepreneurship, will hold a press conference to share findings of their work with JumpStart, Inc., and next steps toward executing the recommendations and applying/communicating metrics.

  • A Great Lakes and Erie County Watershed Awareness Day and Watershed Project Celebration

    Apr 28, 2014

    Wednesday, May 14th, 2014 Two sessions: 11:00AM – 1:00PM or 7:00PM – 8:30PM
    Penn State Behrend College, Reed Union Building
    4701 College Drive Erie, Pa 16563

  • Chamber Vice President Featured in Federal Reserve National Podcast

    Jan 22, 2014

    Jake Rouch, Vice President of the Economic Development Division at the ERCGP, recently participated in an interview with Ann Marie Wiersch of the Federal Reserve Bank on Small Business and the Modern Workplace.


    Jan 21, 2014

    The following statement expresses a vision for a vibrant Erie region and details concrete actions we can take together to place that future within reach of all residents of our community. The statement has been crafted over a year of dialogue among the leaders of Erie’s four universities—a process catalyzed by the
    shared view that NOW is the critical time for concrete action to
    build a future that can sustain job and business growth and open new paths to economic opportunity.

  • Canadian Oil Sands Information and Matchmaking Event

    Jan 17, 2014

    The world’s largest private development of Oil Sands is in Canada

  • Technology Council Announces $100,000 Grant Award for the Innovation Collaborative initiative

    Oct 15, 2013

    Today the Technology Council announced that the Pennsylvania Department of Community & Economic Development (DCED) has awarded them a $100,000 Discovered in PA, Developed in PA grant. The monies are to be used for Phase I activities related to the Innovation Collaborative.

  • Read the October-November 2013 ERIE Magazine Online

    Oct 14, 2013

    In general terms Architects render professional services in connection with the design and construction of buildings, or built environments. We are pleased to showcase our member firms in the October issue of ERIE Magazine.

  • New Stores with a Young Attitude Coming in 2014

    Oct 10, 2013

    The Millcreek Mall Complex is pleased to announce two new additions to its lineup of popular merchants in 2014. Carter’s and Five Below will both be located in the Millcreek Pavilion section of the complex, near Gander Mountain.

  • If You Can Dream It, You Can Do It

    Oct 09, 2013

    I am excited to return to the Erie Regional Chamber and Growth Partnership as Vice President of the Chamber Division. I have come full circle in my career, having spent most of my life in the Erie region, graduating from Edinboro University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelors and Masters Degrees in Education with a concentration in Biological Sciences.

  • Giving You the Business - Hansen's Errand Service

    Oct 03, 2013

    Two long-time Erie Businesses Partner with Start-Up, All Under One Roof. The word transportation is the key to the livelihood of an Erie business that has a very recognizable fleet. But if you walk into that office, there's actually three companies that serve the region in different ways. Here's a look inside, in this Giving You the Business report.

  • What You Need to Know About the Affordable Health Care Act

    Oct 01, 2013

    The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Affordable Care Act or ACA) enacted comprehensive health insurance reforms designed to ensure Americans have access to quality, affordable health insurance. Learn what the law means for small businesses by visiting the

  • Giving You the Business - Fuhrman's Cider Mill

    Sep 26, 2013

    As we get into the new Fall season, we take a look at a place that calls Autumn their busiest time of the year. You may know it well. The name "Fuhrman's Cider Mill" has been around since the 1800's, but there's been big changes along the way while still keeping the focus on the community.

  • Giving You the Business - Rainbow International

    Sep 19, 2013

    When something like fire, or flooding rocks the place you call home, you may feel like it will never be the same. But a company that works to re-create what you once had or just merely clean up a water or smoke mess--can make things look like new. In this weeks "Giving You the Business" report, Eva Mastromatteo takes a closer look at the restoration work, done by Rainbow International of Northwest PA.

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