Tag Archives: Pittsburgh Region

Washington County Reports “Tremendous Growth and Job Creation” at its State of the [County] Economy Event

by on February 28, 2017

  A spotlight was on Washington County, one of the 10 counties comprising the Pittsburgh region, which was showcased during the Washington County Chamber of Commerce’s “State of the Economy” on Feb., 23.  This is an annual review of investment activity and job creation and retention related to both economic development and tourism.  Attended by […]

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Pittsburgh’s “Pushing Boundaries” Per PRA’s Suzi Pegg in London (U.K.) Business Matters Article

by on November 14, 2016

  Suzi Pegg, the PRA’s global marketing maven has recently returned to Pittsburgh from a marketing trip to Germany and London to raise awareness of the opportunities for foreign direct investment (FDI) in the Pittsburgh region.  In advance of her trip, Pegg wrote an article for London Business Matters, the publication of the London Chamber […]

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Philips Respironics Building New 260,000 SF Distribution Center in Westmoreland County & Other Economic Development News

by on June 8, 2016

Dutch-owned Philips Respironics is building a new 260,000-square-foot distribution center in East Huntington Township at the Westmoreland Distribution Park. The Center is expected to be one of the largest industrial developments in southwestern Pennsylvania this year. Construction on the new facility – led by developer Exel Inc., a division of logistics firm DHL – began […]

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Jeff Kotula on Growing Investment & the Economy in Washington County; Part 8 of a Weekly, 10-Part Series

by on May 18, 2016

Part 8 of a Bi-weekly, 10-Part Series Note:  The Pittsburgh Regional Alliance (PRA) invited each of its economic development partners from the 10-county region to tell us about what is top of mind for them when it comes to marketing their counties – and the Pittsburgh region – for business investment.  We provided 10 questions and […]

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Don Chappel and Robbie Matesic on Growing Investment & the Economy in Greene County; Part 7 of a Bi-Weekly, 10-Part Series

by on May 16, 2016

Part 7 of a Bi-Weekly, 10-Part Series Note:  The Pittsburgh Regional Alliance (PRA) invited each of its economic development partners from the 10-county region to tell us about what is top of mind for them when it comes to marketing their counties – and the Pittsburgh region – for business investment.  We provided 10 questions and […]

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URA of Pittsburgh’s Tom Link on Growing Investment & the Economy in Pittsburgh; Part of a Bi-Weekly, 10-Part Series

by on May 11, 2016

Part 7 of a Bi-Weekly, 10-Part Series Note:  The Pittsburgh Regional Alliance (PRA) invited each of its economic development partners from the 10-county region to tell us about what is top of mind for them when it comes to marketing their counties – and the Pittsburgh region – for business investment.  We provided 10 questions […]

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Bob Shark on Growing Investment & the Economy in Fayette County; Part 6 of a Bi-Weekly, 10-Part Series

by on May 9, 2016

Part 6 of a Bi-Weekly, 10-Part Series Note:  The Pittsburgh Regional Alliance (PRA) invited each of its economic development partners from the 10-county region to tell us about what is top of mind for them when it comes to marketing their counties – and the Pittsburgh region – for business investment.  We provided 10 questions […]

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Ken Raybuck on Growing Investment & the Economy in Butler County; Part 5 of a Bi-Weekly, 10-Part Series

by on May 4, 2016

Part 5 of a Bi-Weekly, 10-Part Series Note:  The Pittsburgh Regional Alliance (PRA) invited each of its economic development partners from the 10-county region to tell us about what is top of mind for them when it comes to marketing their counties – and the Pittsburgh region – for business investment.  We provided 10 questions […]

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Jim Palmer on Growing Investment & the Economy in Beaver County; Part 4 of a Bi-Weekly, 10-Part Series

by on April 27, 2016

Part 4 of a Bi-Weekly, 10-Part Series Note:  The Pittsburgh Regional Alliance (PRA) invited each of its economic development partners from the 10-county region to tell us about what is top of mind for them when it comes to marketing their counties – and the Pittsburgh region – for business investment.  We provided 10 questions and […]

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Linda Nitch on Growing Investment & the Economy in Lawrence County; Part 3 of a Bi-Weekly, 10-Part Series

by on April 25, 2016

Part 3 of a Bi-Weekly, 10-Part Series Note:  The Pittsburgh Regional Alliance (PRA) invited each of its economic development partners from the 10-county region to tell us about what is top of mind for them when it comes to marketing their counties – and the Pittsburgh region – for business investment.  We provided 10 questions and […]

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