150th Anniversary

“Envisioning the Future: Next Generation Business Leaders”

150th Anniversary, Chamber Updates

Melisa Baez, Former Chief Program Officer at Assets, Current CEO of ELUME Imagine this: Lancaster has just been recognized as the most entrepreneurial city in the United States. Our business community, driven by the spirit of young, diverse entrepreneurial startups, is known as the hub for sustainable businesses. The local economy has been strengthened and […]

Q & A with Rahwa Teklai, Senior Vice President & Market Leader of PNC Private Bank

150th Anniversary, Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, Local Stories

Rahwa Teklai is senior vice president and market leader for PNC Private Bank in Central Pennsylvania. Based in Lancaster, Teklai is responsible for leading a highly experienced team in Central Pennsylvania to deliver PNC Private Bank capabilities and solutions to help clients reach their financial goals. What brought you to Lancaster County? My husband Dawit […]

The Underrepresented Business Partnership: Words into Action

150th Anniversary, Chamber Updates, Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, Local Stories

By: Javar Colon, Business Development Specialist, Lancaster Chamber The Lancaster Chamber has elevated the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion conversation to a new level as part of our 2022-2024 Strategic Priorities. There are three broad areas of focus: recognizing our own challenges with team diversity, supporting our business’ needs for creating intentional DEI plans and our […]

Preview Guide: Lancaster Chamber’s 150th Anniversary Celebration In 2022

150th Anniversary

We’re celebrating 150 years in 2022 and we’ve unveiled a special commemorative logo to go along with the celebration! “We are excited to celebrate 150 years of the Lancaster Chamber in 2022,” said President & CEO Tom Baldrige. “Soon we will be sharing more information about special events, experiences, and commemorative moments that will celebrate the incredible […]

Chamber Unveils New 150th Logo For 2022

150th Anniversary

The Lancaster Chamber is celebrating 150 years in 2022 and has unveiled a special commemorative logo to go along with the celebration. The logo, designed by Scheffey, transforms the current logo’s dotted design element into a bursting firework. It also elevates a 1-5-0 and showcases the years the Lancaster Chamber has existed: 1872-2022. “We are […]