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So far EDC Lancaster has created 170 blog entries.

Placemaking in Our Boroughs Event | September 22, 2017

with presentations by Rebecca Denlinger, Rising Tide Collaborative and Kathleen Frankford, Discover Lancaster. Click the image below to view the presentation slides.   Presenters Rebecca Denlinger Building on 25 years of professional success, Rebecca started Rising Tide Collaborative to create a company that embodies her passion for helping people and communities accomplish great things that [...]

By | September 25th, 2017|Boroughs Collaborative|

LNP – Perdue to open $60M soybean-processing plant Monday in Conoy Township

Article featured on LancasterOnline. Seven, sometimes controversial, years in the making, a $60 million soybean-processing plant will open Monday in Conoy Township. Gov. Tom Wolf, state Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding and Perdue Farms chairman Jim Perdue are among those planning to attend the official opening of the facility owned by Perdue AgriBusiness of Salisbury, Maryland. [...]

By | September 25th, 2017|Latest-News|

Thrillist – 9 Surprisingly Great U.S. Food Cities You Have to Visit

Article featured on Thrillist. San Diego, California Kansas City, Missouri Washington, DC Sante Fe, New Mexico Honolulu, Hawaii Lancaster, Pennsylvania Tallahassee, Florida Scottsdale, Arizone Indianapolis, Indiana Lancaster, Pennsylvania An inventive, international array of flavors fed by Amish farms. Two hours’ drive west of Philadelphia, you’ll find this town of 60,000... but only after passing the [...]

By | September 22nd, 2017|About Lancaster|

Senior Economist

The Economic Development Company of Lancaster County (EDC) seeks a Senior Economist who will help drive the creation of a new applied economic research center called the Center for Regional Analysis (CRA). Economic Development Company of Lancaster County Founded in 1960, the Economic Development Company of Lancaster County, a private, not-for-profit organization, brings together business [...]

By | September 21st, 2017|Job Postings|

Operations/Administrative Officer

Job Summary: Perform a variety of operational support responsibilities for Economic Development Company of Lancaster County (EDC), with direct reporting functions to the Director of Operations.  Candidate should be team-oriented, dependable and understand confidentiality.  The Operations/Administrative Officer is a key role helping to drive the overall effectiveness and efficiency of the entire EDC team. Reports [...]

By | September 21st, 2017|Job Postings|

LNP – Local technology startups share benefits, drawbacks of launching new ventures in Lancaster

Article featured on LancasterOnline. VIZpin designs and makes software and devices that turn smartphones into door and garage keys. VIZpin, which previously operated as ECKey, is moving this week from Manheim Township to a new headquarters at 355 E. Liberty St. The company, which has been around Lancaster since 2012, has attracted some significant backers, including [...]

By | September 19th, 2017|Latest-News, Rise of the Rest|

Technical.ly – It’s ‘kind of a mystery’ how Rise of the Rest landed on Central Pa.

Article featured as part of Grow PA on Technical.ly. Next month, eight startup companies from the Central Pennsylvania area will compete for a chance at $100,000 as part of the Rise of the Rest tour. AOL founder Steve Case started Rise of the Rest in an effort to find startups outside of traditional enclaves like New York City and Silicon [...]

By | September 19th, 2017|Latest-News, Rise of the Rest|

LNP – Cargas Systems announced as anchor tenant for 101NQ project at Lancaster Square

Article featured on LancasterOnline. “Is this exciting or what?” Chip Cargas asked the dozens of business and community leaders gathered Friday at Lancaster Square next to 101NQ, the former Bulova building at North Queen and East Orange streets. Moments earlier, they had learned that Cargas Systems, a local business software and consulting company, will be [...]

By | September 18th, 2017|Latest-News|

Boroughs Economic Development Update – August 2017

By | September 5th, 2017|Boroughs Collaborative, Latest-News|

LNP – New owners of Red Caboose Motel open barn up to entertainment and community

Article featured on LancasterOnline. Tyler and Katherine (“Kat”) Prickett knew they wanted to run a business. And they both loved the idea of bringing the Red Caboose Motel and Restaurant in Paradise back to its old glory. They both wanted to create a place where families could have fun and take away good memories. But [...]

By | September 5th, 2017|Latest-News|