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  • Small Business Spotlight: Tröegs Brews Success in Hershey

    April 12, 2018

    Started in 1997 by brothers Chris and John Trogner, Tröegs Independent Brewing has made a name for itself in the Central Pennsylvania community for its signature brews and commitment to its neighbors. We caught up with John to learn more about their story and success in Pennsylvania. How did you get started with Tröegs? In […]

  • 7 Resources for Women-Owned Businesses in PA

    March 29, 2018

    As we celebrate Women’s History Month, we’ve compiled a list of the top go-to resources for women-owned businesses in the commonwealth. Whether it’s becoming certified as a small diverse business, applying for funding, finding business mentors, or contracting with government agencies, Pennsylvania can help women-owned businesses build a bright future for themselves and their families, […]

  • Cultivating Community in Southeast PA (Part 1)

    March 28, 2018

    Lansdowne Borough is a success story in the making, a small town that has completed several community revitalization projects with support from DCED’s Keystone Communities program as part of the Elm Street designation. We spoke with Deborah Brodeur, Executive Director of the Lansdowne Economic Development Corporation, to learn how DCED’s programs and resources have helped […]