Tag Archives: Fayette County

Fay-Penn Economic Development Council – 25 Years Strong and Going “Gangbusters” for Even More Business Climate & Quality of Life Improvement in Fayette County

by on June 1, 2016

Bob Shark, executive director, Fay-Penn Economic Development Council, is the guest author of this blog post.  Fay-Penn works with its staff and partners to build a better and more competitive environment for businesses and life in Fayette County, providing comprehensive business development services and initiatives to aid in the growth of its economy. As a relative “newbie” in Fayette […]


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 […]


Celebrating the Season – and Fayette County – from a Fresh Perspective

by on December 16, 2015

Recently, we reached out to the PRA’s economic development partners in both Lawrence and Fayette to have them further paint a picture of two counties that are part of the 10 that create “one extraordinary region” – as our 2015 holiday season “fresh perspective” promotional campaign* touts. Today, Bob Shark, executive director of Fay-Penn Economic […]


“Invest Pittsburgh” Series Part VI – Boeing Company, Inc. of Fayette County

by on July 2, 2015

Our sixth company in our “Invest Pittsburgh: 10 Counties, 1 Region” series is one of many companies finding business success in the “sweet spots” of sector intersection where regional strengths in technology and manufacturing meet.  Today we spotlight one of the world’s largest aerospace companies and manufacturers of commercial jetliners and defense, space and security […]