Women in Business

Oct 18, 2021

Gonzalez Parrilla named senior vice president at Good Shepherd Rehabilitation

Astrid Gonzalez Parrilla has joined Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network as senior vice president, Clinical Operations.

Oct 6, 2021

Laura McHugh to receive 2021 Athena Award

Laura McHugh, associate vice president of marketing & communications for the United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley, will be this year’s recipient of the Athena Award from the Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce Women’s Business Council. 

Sep 9, 2021

Former nurse practitioner, Kristin Keenan, joins family business

Keenan-Nagle Advertising Inc. of Allentown has named Kristin M. Keenan as vice president of client engagement & integration. 

Aug 26, 2021

CBRE names Beares to lead regional market

CBRE has named Rija Beares to lead its Greater Philadelphia Region, which includes both the Lehigh Valley and Central Pennsylvania in addition to downtown and suburban Philadelphia, Delaware and Southern New Jersey.

Aug 6, 2021

New wedding planner finds pent up demand for her services

A Center Valley woman has found success in a new career thanks to a little good timing and help from SCORE Bucks County.

Jul 22, 2021

PICPA names Jennifer Cryder as first female CEO

For the first time in its 125-year history, the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants has named a woman as its CEO and executive director.

Jul 22, 2021

Career coach launches consulting firm to serve ‘the great resignation’

With so many people changing careers after the COVID-19 pandemic, Shelley Maley of Macungie, said it was the perfect time to start her new career coaching firm, Dreamcatcher.

Jun 11, 2021

Berks County CPA elected president of statewide body

Frances A. Aitken, a certified public accountant from Reading, has been named president of the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA) for the 2021-2022 year.

Jun 9, 2021

Customers Bank promotes Frost to executive vice president, CAO

West Reading-based Customers Bank announced that Jennifer Frost has been promoted to executive vice president and chief administrative officer.

Jun 3, 2021

Lehigh Valley Health Network names new COO and chief philanthropy officer

LVHN has named John Pierro as its new executive vice president and COO and Liv Vesely as its new senior vice president and chief philanthropy officer. They were hired after national searches.

May 12, 2021

Racial inequalities persist in U.S. unemployment numbers

Racial inequities in the unemployment count persist, according to the United States Department of Labor’s April Jobs Report.  

May 7, 2021

You can’t do it all alone:’ Capital BlueCross’ Ann Corley Baum on how to be an effective leader

Capital Blue Cross' Baum shares the rules she lives by to maximize her productivity and effectiveness as a leader.