Philadelphia means “brotherly love” in Greek, hence its nickname. Economic diversity (pharmaceuticals, health care, education and service industries), as well as an expanding public transportation and highway system, is boosting the area’s growth.
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February 2018—Philadelphia’s office market had a really good year in 2017, and that was largely thanks to the suburbs. While being downtown can be advantageous for companies, placing them closer to the millennial workforce and their demand for the trendy...read more
February 2018 — On February 6, 2018, Governor Wolf delivered the 2018 Budget Address for the state of Pennsylvania. As tribute to the Eagles for making history at the Super Bowl, he opened his speech with the famous chant, “Fly, eagles, fly,” congratulating the team...read more
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Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf and Executive Director Josh Greenberg of Capital Analytics When: January 17, 2018 Where: Temple University - Center City Campus, Philadelphia Website: https://jhp.org/programs/jewish-business-network/ What: JBN January Power Lunch...read more
January 2018 — Back in October, President Trump declared the opioid crisis a national health emergency. While the national rate of drug overdose is 16.3 per 100,000 people, that number is more than double in Pennsylvania: 36.5 per 100,000 people. In 2016 alone, drug...read more