Women in Business

Sep 8, 2023

New PSU-Berks chancellor looks to make a difference

Establishing her place as an accomplished chemist, teacher, researcher, author, and environmentalist was not an easy feat for a woman of color as she was breaking into academia in the late 1980s and early 1990s

Aug 14, 2023

Penn State Berks names new chancellor

Wyomissing-based Penn State Berks has a new chancellor. 

Aug 1, 2023

Longtime CEO of The Arc of Lehigh and Northampton Counties to retire in 2024

The CEO of The Arc of Lehigh and Northampton Counties will retire after 25 years. 

Jul 17, 2023

Penn State Health names new president, COO

Deborah Addo has been promoted to president and chief operating officer for the Penn State Health system.

Jun 26, 2023

GBDF provides loan to small woman- and minority-owned firm

A woman- and minority-owned commercial cleaning and janitorial company received a $50,000 loan for new equipment. 

Wendy Beltzner, Krista Berardelli, Eric Zahniser, Mandy Tolino, Sarah Rubright McCahon and Luis Campos. PHOTOS/PROVIDED
Mar 28, 2023

Keystone Precision Solutions, Allentown City Council and more name new appointments, hires

Other recent hires include Cresa, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox & Roach and Girls on the Run Berks County.

Mar 14, 2023

Mentors help women at HNL Lab Medicine become leaders

The health care industry, while dominated by women, traditionally lacks female leadership. HNL Labs, which is celebrating 25 years since becoming independent from Lehigh Valley Health Network, is an exception. 

Jan 25, 2023

Lehigh Valley has a job for everyone who wants one

If employers in the Lehigh Valley want skilled workers, they may need to take on a bigger role in getting workers those skills. 

Jan 9, 2023

Third generation to lead retirement organization

Country Meadows Retirement Communities and Ecumenical Retirement Community has a new president and CEO. 

Dec 20, 2022

Lehigh County native named Gov.-elect Shapiro’s chief of staff

Lehigh County native Dana Fritz is Gov.-elect Josh Shapiro’s chief of staff. 

Dec 20, 2022

Mentors for Girl Scouts 2023 Take the Lead program look to learn from girls

The four 2023 Take the Lead Lehigh Valley honorees are excited to learn from the “exceptional” Girl Scouts they will mentor next year. 

Dec 9, 2022

Girl Scouts name 2023 Take the Lead honoree

The president and executive producer of VA Production Inc. is being honored with the 2023 Berks County Take the Lead award from the Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania.