Pennsylvania Directory of Economic Development Organizations
Pennsylvania Directory of Economic Development Organizations.

Quick Facts

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf.

Pennsylvania Governor
Tom Wolf

  • Capital: Harrisburg
  • Population (2017 Est.): 12,805,537
  • Largest Cities (2017): Philadelphia, 1,559,938; Pittsburgh, 302,407; Allentown, 121,283; Erie, 97,369; Reading, 88,423; Scranton, 77,605
  • Targeted Industries: Natural Gas, Agribusiness, Tourism, Life Sciences, Plastics, Manufacturing
  • Key Incentives: Business in Our Sites, WEDnetPA, Job Creation Tax Credit, Keystone Innovation Zone Tax Credits, PA First, Keystone Opportunity Zone, Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority Loans, Research & Development Tax Credits
  • GDP (All Industry 2017): $752.1 billion*

*Bureau of Economic Analysis, U.S. Department of Commerce

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State Listings

Pennsylvania Department of Community & Economic Development

Dennis M. Davin
Secretary
Commonwealth Keystone Building, 400 North Street, 4th Floor
Harrisburg, PA 17120
866-466-3972
[email protected]
dced.pa.gov

Team Pennsylvania Foundation

Ryan C. Unger
President & CEO
240 North Third Street, 2nd Floor
Harrisburg, PA 17101
717-233-1375
[email protected]
www.teampa.com


Utility Listings

First Energy

JP H. Tambourine
Economic Development Advisor
2800 East College Avenue
State College, PA 16801
814-231-5333
[email protected]
www.firstprospector.com

PECO, An Exelon Company

Phil Eastman
Director of Economic Development
2301 Market Street, P.O. Box 8699
Philadelphia, PA 19103
215-841-5640
[email protected]
www.peco.com/economic

PPL Corporation

Ryan Hill
Director of Corporate Communications
2 North 9th Street
Allentown, PA 18101-1179
610-774-5409
[email protected]
www.pplweb.com


Regional Listings

Allegheny Conference on Community Development

Kyle Chintalapalli
Vice President, Business & Economic Development
11 Stanwix Street, 17th Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15222-13122
412-392-4555, ext. 4510
[email protected]
www.alleghenyconference.org

Central PA Chamber of Commerce

Tea Jay Aikey
President & CEO
30 Lawton Lane
Milton, PA 17847
570-742-7341
[email protected]
www.centralpachamber.com

Erie-Western PA Port Authority

Brenda Sandberg
Executive Director
1 Holland Street
Erie, PA 16507
814-455-7557, ext. 223
[email protected]
www.porterie.org

Focus Central Pennsylvania

Lauren Bryson
Executive Director
2859 North Susquehanna Trail, P.O. Box 10
Shamokin Dam, PA 17876
844.293.8719
[email protected]
www.focuscentralpa.org

Greenville-Reynolds Development Corporation

Bradley R. Gosser
Executive Director
301 Arlington Drive
Greenville, PA 16125
724-646-1144
[email protected]
www.greenvillereynolds.com

Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corporation

Jarrett Witt
Director, Economic Development Projects
2158 Avenue C, Suite 200
Bethlehem, PA 18017
610-266-0523
[email protected]
www.lehighvalley.org

Northern Tier Regional Planning & Development Commission

Lauren Egleston
Economic Development Program Manager
312 Main Street
Towanda, PA 18848
570-265-1541
[email protected]
www.northerntier.org

Northwest Commission

Jill Foys
Executive Director
395 Seneca Street
Oil City, PA 16301
814-677-4800, ext. 116
[email protected]
www.northwestpa.org

Penn's Northeast, Inc.

John L. Augustine III
President & CEO
1151 Oak Street
Pittston, PA 18640
570-883-0504, ext. 1
[email protected]
pennsnortheast.com

Philadelphia Regional Port Authority

Jeff Theobald
Executive Director & CEO
3460 North Delaware Avenue, 2nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19134
215-426-2600
[email protected]
www.philaport.com

Pittsburgh Regional Alliance (an affiliate of the Allegheny Conference on Community Development)

Mark Anthony Thomas
President
11 Stanwix Street, 17th Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
412-392-4555, ext. 3109
[email protected]
www.pittsburghregion.org

Select Greater Philadelphia

Meghan Kelly
Director, Business Expansion Services
200 South Broad Street, Suite 700
Philadelphia, PA 19102-3789
215-790-3726
[email protected]
www.selectgreaterphl.com

Southwestern Pennsylvania Commission

Ryan Falcone
Development Specialist
Two Chatham Center, Suite 500, 112 Washington Place
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
412-391-5590, ext. 302
[email protected]
www.spcregion.org


County Listings

Allegheny County Economic Development

Lance Chimka
Director
One Chatham Center, Suite 900, 112 Washington Place
Pittsburgh, PA 15219-3458
412-350-1082
[email protected]
www.alleghenycounty.us

Beaver County Corporation for Economic Development (CED)

Lew Villotti
President
250 Insurance Street, Suite 300
Beaver, PA 15009
724-728-8610
[email protected]
www.beavercountyced.org

Bucks County Economic Development Corporation


Robert F. Cormack
Executive Director
115 West Court Street, 2nd Floor
Doylestown, PA 18901
215-348-9031
[email protected]
www.bcedc.com

Chamber of Business & Industry of Centre County

Jennifer Myers
Vice President, Economic Development,
131 South Fraser Street, Suite 1
State College, PA 16801
814-234-1829, ext. 4
[email protected]
www.centrecountyidc.org

Chester County Economic Development Council

Gary Smith
President & CEO
Eagleview Corporate Center, 737 Constitution Drive
Exton, PA 19341
610-321-8218
[email protected]
www.ccedcpa.com

Clearfield County Economic Development Corporation

Rob Swales
CEO
511 Spruce Street, Suite 5
Clearfield, PA 16830
814-768-7838
[email protected]
www.clearlyahead.com

Dauphin County Department of Community & Economic Development

George Connor
Executive Director
112 Market Street, 7th Floor
Harrisburg, PA 17101
717-780-6250
[email protected]
www.dauphincounty.org

Economic Development Company of Lancaster County

Lisa Riggs
President
115 East King Street
Lancaster, PA 17602
717-397-4046
[email protected]
www.edclancaster.com

Fay-Penn Economic Development Council

Bob Shark
Executive Director
1040 Eberly Way, Suite 200
Lemont Furnace, PA 15456
724-437-7913
[email protected]
www.faypenn.org

Greater Reading Chamber Alliance (Berks County)

Deb Millman
Vice President of Development
606 Court Street
Reading, PA 19601
610-898-7798
[email protected]
www.greaterreading.org

Lawrence County Regional Chamber of Commerce

Linda D. Nitch, CEcD, EDFP
Director of Economic Development
325 East Washington Street
New Castle, PA 16101
724-658-1488
[email protected]
www.lawrencecounty.com

Lehigh County Department of Community & Economic Development (DCED)

Frank Kane
Director
Lehigh County Government Center, 17 South Seventh Street
Allentown, PA 18101
610-782-3304
[email protected]
www.lehighcounty.org

Northampton County Department of Community & Economic Development

Tina Smith
Director
2801 Emrick Boulevard, 1st Floor
Bethlehem, PA 18020
610-829-6310
[email protected]
www.northamptoncounty.org

Penn-Northwest Development Corporation

Randy P. Seitz
President & CEO
39 Chestnut Avenue
Sharon, PA 16146
724-662-3705
[email protected]
www.penn-northwest.com

Pike County Economic Development Authority

Michael J. Sullivan
Executive Director
209 East Hartford Street
Milford, PA 18337
570-296-7332
[email protected]
www.edapikepa.org

Pocono Mountains Economic Development Corporation

Charles A. Leonard
Executive Director
701 Main Street, Suite 407
Stroudsburg, PA 18360
570-839-1992
[email protected]
www.pmedc.com

Redevelopment Authority of the County of Erie (ECRA)

Richard M. Novotny
Executive Director
1524 Enterprise Road
Corry, PA 16407
814-664-3884, ext. 101
[email protected]
www.erieredevelopment.com

Schuylkill Economic Development Corporation (SEDCO)

Brian Hansbury
Vice President
Union Station, One Progress Circle, Suite 200
Pottsville, PA 17901-3070
570-622-1943
[email protected]
www.sed-co.com

Somerset County Economic Development Council (SCEDC)

Joshua Boland
Executive Director
125 North Center Avenue, P.O. Box 48
Somerset, PA 15501
814-445-9655
[email protected]
www.scedc.net

Washington County Chamber of Commerce

Jeff M. Kotula
President
375 Southpointe Boulevard, Suite 240
Washington, PA 15317
724-225-3010
[email protected]
www.washcochamber.com

Westmoreland County Industrial Development Corporation

Jason W. Rigone
Executive Director
40 North Pennsylvania Avenue, Suite 520
Greensburg, PA 15601
724-830-3061
[email protected]
www.co.westmoreland.pa.us

York County Economic Alliance

Kevin Schreiber
President & CEO
144 Roosevelt Avenue
York, Pennsylvania 17401
717-848-4000
[email protected]
www.yceapa.org


City Listings

Allentown Economic Development Corporation

Scott Unger
Executive Director
905 Harrison Street
Allentown, PA 18105
610-435-8890
[email protected]
www.allentownedc.com

City of Bethlehem Office of Economic Development

Alicia Miller Karner
Director of Community & Economic Development
10 East Church Street
Bethlehem, PA 18018
610-865-7085
[email protected]
www.bethlehem-pa.gov

City of Philadelphia Dept. of Commerce

Duane Bumb
Senior Deputy Commerce Director Business Development
1515 Arch Street, 12th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19102
215-683-2005
[email protected]
www.phila.gov/commerce/

Easton Industrial Land Development Company, Inc.

Phil Mitman
Executive Director
National Building, 400 Northampton Street, Suite 305
Easton, PA 18042
484-241-7314
[email protected]
www.eaild.com

Erie Department of Economic & Community Development

Christopher M. Groner
Director
626 State Street
Erie, PA 16501
814-870-1272
[email protected]
www.erie.pa.us

Erie Regional Chamber & Growth Partnership

Jake Rouch
Vice President, Economic Development
208 East Bayfront Parkway, Suite 100
Erie, PA 16507
814-454-7191
[email protected]
www.eriepa.com

Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce

Bruce Reddock
Economic Development Specialist
222 Mulberry Street, P.O. Box 431
Scranton, PA 18501
570-342-7711, ext. 136
[email protected]
www.scrantonchamber.com

Greater Wilkes-Barre Chamber of Commerce

Joseph Boylan
Executive Director, Wilkes-Barre Connect
2 Public Square
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
570-823-2101
[email protected]
www.wilkes-barre.org

Lansdowne Economic Development Corporation

Deborah Brodeur
Executive Director
32 East Baltimore Avenue
Lansdowne, PA 19050
610-745-4063
[email protected]
www.lansdownesfuture.org

Lebanon Valley Economic Development Corporation

Susan M. Eberly
President
16 Lebanon Valley Parkway
Lebanon, PA 17042
717-274-3180
[email protected]
www.lvedc.org

Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation

John Grady
President
1500 Market Street, Suite 2600 West
Philadelphia, PA 19102
215-496-8020
[email protected]
www.pidcphila.com

Scranton Tomorrow

Leslie Memolo Collins
Executive Director
1011 North Main Avenue
Scranton, PA 18508
570-963-5901
[email protected]
www.scrantontomorrow.org

Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh

Susheela Nemani-Stanger
Director, Center for Community & Economic Development
200 Ross Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
412-255-6612
[email protected]
www.ura.org

Williamsport/Lycoming Chamber of Commerce

Jason Fink
Executive Vice President
102 West Fourth Street
Williamsport, PA 17701
570-320-4213
[email protected]
www.williamsport.org