Regional Export Network

The Regional Export Network (REN) provides manufacturers and service firms with export development services, including market research, market entry strategy development, technical support, and access to grants and financing programs.

Below is the list of providers and the Pennsylvania counties they serve.

Lehigh University Small Business Development Center

416 East 5th St.
Bethlehem, PA 18015

Contact: Brett Smith, Associate Director
E-mail: bds206@lehigh.edu    |  Tel: 610.758.5878
Website: www.lehigh.edu/sbdc
Region: Lehigh Valley
Counties served: Lehigh & Northampton

North Central Pennsylvania Regional Planning and Development Commission

49 Ridgemont Drive
Ridgway, PA 15853

Contact: Christine Perneski, Director, Enterprise Development
E-mail: ncexport@ncentral.com  |  Tel: 814.773.3162 x3051
Website: www.ncentral.com
Region: Northcentral
Counties served: Cameron, Clearfield, Elk, Jefferson, McKean & Potter

Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance

1151 Oak Street
Pittston, PA 18640

Contact: Michael Horvath, Senior International Business Development Manager
E-mail: mhorvath@nepa-alliance.org  |  Tel: 570.655.5581 x 247
Website: www.nepa-alliance.org
Region: Northeast
Counties served: Carbon, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Monroe, Pike, Schuylkill & Wayne

Northern Tier Regional Planning and Development Commission

312 Main Street
Towanda, PA 18848

Contact: Cynthia Traore, Export Development Program Manager
E-mail: traore@northerntier.org  |  Tel: 570.265.1534
Website: www.northerntier.org
Region: Northern Tier
Counties served: Bradford, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga & Wyoming

Northwest Pennsylvania Regional Planning and Development Commission

395 Seneca Street
Oil City, PA 16301

Contact: Dorte Heffernan, Manager
E-mail: dorteh@northwestpa.org  |  Tel: 814.677.4800 x 110
Website: northwestpa.org
Region: Northwest
Counties served: Clarion, Crawford, Erie, Forest, Lawrence, Mercer, Venango & Warren

Southern Alleghenies Planning and Development Commission

3 Sheraton Drive
Altoona, PA 16601

Contact: Tina Taylor, International Trade Program Manager
E-mail: ttaylor@sapdc.org  |  Tel: 814.949.6517
Website: www.sapdc.org
Region: Southern Alleghenies
Counties served: Bedford, Blair, Cambria, Fulton, Huntingdon & Somerset

Southwestern Pennsylvania Commission

Two Chatham Center, Suite 500
112 Washington Place

Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Contact: Rena Liu-Belshe, Manager, International Trade
E-mail: renabelshe@spcregion.org  |  Tel: 412.391.5590 x320
Website: www.spcregion.org
Region: Southwest
Counties served: Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Fayette, Greene, Indiana, Washington & Westmoreland

Susquehanna Economic Development Association (SEDA) – Council of Governments

201 Furnace Road
Lewisburg, PA 17837

Contact: Noelle Long, Director, Export Development Program
E-mail: nlong@seda-cog.org  |  Tel: 570.524.4491 x 7330
Website: www.seda-cog.org/export
Region: Central
Counties served: Centre, Clinton, Columbia, Juniata, Lycoming, Mifflin, Montour, Northumberland, Perry, Snyder & Union

World Trade Center Harrisburg

100 North Cameron Street
Harrisburg, PA 17103

Contact: Tina Weyant, Executive Director
E-mail: tina@wtccentralpa.org  |  Tel: 717.843.1090
Website: www.wtccentralpa.org
Region: Southcentral
Counties served: Adams, Berks, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Lancaster, Lebanon & York

World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia

One Penn Center
1617 John F. Kennedy Blvd., Suite 1690

Philadelphia, PA 19103
Contact: Dino Ramos, Chief Operating Officer
E-mail: dramos@wtcphila.org  |  Tel: 215.586.4246
Website: www.wtcphila.org
Region: Southeast
Counties served: Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery & Philadelphia