Tag: Jobs that Pay

Harrisburg, PA – Today, Governor Tom Wolf announced that Acutec Precision Aerospace (Acutec), Inc., a woman-owned manufacturer of components and subassemblies for the aerospace industry that has been located in Crawford County for more than thirty years, will further invest in the city of Meadville by expanding its aerospace manufacturing facility located in the city […]
Harrisburg, PA – Today, Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Deputy Secretary Carol Kilko, Department of Labor & Industry (L&I) Deputy Secretary Eileen Cipriani, and Department of Education (PDE) Deputy Secretary Debbie Reeves visited Simcoach Games, a developer of games that expose workers to job skills and connects them to real career opportunities in […]
Harrisburg, PA – Today, Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Secretary Dennis Davin was joined by Department of Agriculture Deputy Secretary Cheryl Cook and local leaders to continue the ‘Jobs that Pay’ tour at Cumberland Valley Analytical Services, Inc. (CVAS), a chemistry forage lab serving the dairy industry, in Waynesboro, Franklin County, highlighting Governor […]
Harrisburg, PA – Today, Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Secretary Dennis Davin continued the ‘Jobs that Pay’ tour at Curbs Plus, Inc., a manufacturer of roof curbs for HVAC units, highlighting Governor Tom Wolf’s commitment to supporting Pennsylvania manufacturing. “It’s always exciting to visit a company that we’ve supported in the past, but […]
Harrisburg, PA – Today, Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Secretary Dennis Davin continued the ‘Jobs that Pay’ tour at Carmell Therapeutics, a Pittsburgh-based biotechnology company focused on improving and accelerating the healing process, to highlight Governor Tom Wolf’s commitment to promoting entrepreneurship in the technology sector, advancing innovation, and creating a technology-ready workforce […]
Harrisburg, PA – Today, Governor Tom Wolf announced new low-interest loan approvals made by the Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority (PIDA) program for 11 small business projects in nine counties across the commonwealth that will help retain more than 800 jobs and create more than 125 new jobs within three years. “These fiscally responsible investments support […]
Lancaster, PA – Today, Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Deputy Secretary Sheri Collins continued the ‘Jobs that Pay’ tour at Pennex Aluminum Company, a manufacturer and supplier of quality aluminum extrusions, in Wellsville, York County, highlighting Governor Tom Wolf’s commitment to promoting a strong manufacturing sector in Pennsylvania by strengthening the workforce and […]
Harrisburg, PA – Today, Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Secretary Dennis Davin continued the ‘Jobs that Pay’ tour at NextFab, a Philadelphia makerspace and tech startup incubator, to highlight Governor Tom Wolf’s commitment to promoting entrepreneurship in the technology sector, advancing innovation, and creating a technology-ready workforce in Pennsylvania. “NextFab is a perfect […]
Lancaster, PA – Today, Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Deputy Secretary Sheri Collins continued the ‘Jobs that Pay’ tour at Energy Wall, a manufacturer of advanced high-efficiency energy recovery technology, in Lancaster, highlighting Governor Tom Wolf’s commitment to promoting entrepreneurship in the technology sector, advancing technological innovation, and creating a technology-ready workforce in […]
Harrisburg, PA – Today, Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Secretary Dennis Davin continued the ‘Jobs that Pay’ tour Maculogix, a company specializing in technology to identify and manage age-related macular degeneration (AMD), to highlight Governor Tom Wolf’s commitment to promoting entrepreneurship in the technology sector, advancing innovation, and creating a technology-ready workforce in […]
Harrisburg, PA – Today, Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Executive Deputy Secretary Neil Weaver continued the ‘Jobs that Pay’ tour at SEKISUI SPI, a thermoplastics manufacturer, highlighting Governor Tom Wolf’s commitment to supporting the manufacturing sector through workforce training in Pennsylvania. “SEKISUI SPI has made incredible progress at this new facility since last […]
Harrisburg, PA – Today, Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Secretary Dennis Davin continued the ‘Jobs that Pay’ tour at Chemical Solutions Ltd. (CSL), a heavy metals testing company, highlighting Governor Tom Wolf’s commitment to supporting small businesses. “Governor Wolf remains committed to small business through initiatives like the PIDA program that can help […]
Harrisburg, PA – Today, Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Secretary Dennis Davin continued the ‘Jobs that Pay’ tour at MECCO, an industrial product marking company, to highlight Governor Tom Wolf’s commitment to promoting entrepreneurship in the technology sector, advancing innovation, and creating a technology-ready workforce in Pennsylvania. “Thriving companies like MECCO show us […]
Harrisburg, PA – Today, Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Secretary Dennis Davin continued the Jobs that Pay tour at threeRivers 3D, a 3D imaging company, to highlight Governor Tom Wolf’s commitment to promoting entrepreneurship in the technology sector, advancing innovation, and creating a technology-ready workforce in Pennsylvania. “Governor Wolf understands the importance of […]
Harrisburg, PA – Today, Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Secretary Dennis Davin continued the ‘Jobs that Pay’ tour at Manitowoc Crane, a manufacturer of cranes and lift solutions, highlighting Governor Tom Wolf’s commitment to supporting Pennsylvania manufacturing. “The Wolf Administration is committed to continuing our efforts to further strengthen Pennsylvania manufacturing for years […]
Harrisburg, PA – Today, Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Deputy Secretary Sheri Collins continued the ‘Jobs that Pay’ tour at Maztech, a manufacturer of advanced bioprocessing equipment, highlighting Governor Tom Wolf’s commitment to promoting entrepreneurship in the technology sector, advancing innovation, and creating a technology-ready workforce in Pennsylvania. “Across Pennsylvania, we’re seeing tech […]
Harrisburg, PA – Today, Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Deputy Secretary Sheri Collins continued the ‘Jobs that Pay’ tour at WorkXpress, a web solutions provider, highlighting Governor Tom Wolf’s commitment to promoting an entrepreneurial business environment, advancing technological innovation, and creating a technology-ready workforce in Pennsylvania. “As a successful entrepreneur himself, Governor Wolf […]
Neville Island, PA – Today, Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Secretary Dennis Davin continued the ‘Jobs that Pay’ tour at the manufacturing facility of Calgon Carbon, highlighting Governor Tom Wolf’s plans for investing in manufacturing and continuing to make Pennsylvania the most attractive place to do business. “One of Governor Wolf’s top priorities […]
Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf announced today that the state will invest nearly $6.3 million through the Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority (PIDA) program to help spur statewide business development in five counties. The investment will create 184 new, full-time jobs and enable businesses to retain another 610 current employees. “The new loan approvals showcase […]
McKeesport, PA – Governor Tom Wolf today continued his ‘Jobs that Pay’ tour at the Dura-Bond Industries (Dura-Bond) steel pipe plant in McKeesport. Headquartered in Export, Pa., Dura-Bond announced in January its acquisition of the former U.S. Steel Tubular Products pipe mill in Allegheny County, which it anticipates will create 100 new jobs. “Dura-Bond tells […]
Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf today visited BAE Systems and announced on site that BAE Systems, a manufacturer of military combat vehicles, will expand its operations in West Manchester Township, York County, and create 530 new, full-time jobs. “BAE Systems considered additional states throughout the country for this project but selected Pennsylvania above alternate […]
Lancaster, PA – Governor Wolf today toured Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories, Inc, a provider of analytical testing services to the bio/pharmaceutical, food, environmental, and medical device industries. In March, Eurofins announced its plans to expand its presence in Lancaster County and create 350 new jobs. “Eurofins is an excellent example of a Pennsylvania company that is […]
York, PA – Today, Department of Community and Economic Development Secretary Dennis Davin continued the Wolf Administration’s ‘Jobs that Pay’ tour at Klinge Corporation, an internationally distinguished provider of transport refrigeration equipment. “Pennsylvania’s manufacturing legacy spans centuries and continues to bolster our economy, with more than 560,000 employees and 20,000 employers supporting an $85 billion […]
Release Date: March 31, 2017 2:05 pm Author: Heidi Havens Shippensburg, PA – Today, Department of Community and Economic Development Secretary Dennis Davin continued the Wolf Administration’s ‘Jobs that Pay’ tour at The Beistle Company, the oldest and largest manufacturer of party decorations and supplies in the United States.“The Beistle Company is a unique manufacturer […]
Release Date: January 27, 2017 11:00 am Author: Heidi Havens Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf announced today that Avco Corporation (AVCO), doing business as Lycoming Engines, a manufacturer of piston airplane engines, will make significant renovations at its existing facility in Williamsport, Lycoming County, and create 38 new, full-time jobs over the next three […]
Release Date: January 17, 2017 12:20 pm Author: David Misner Harrisburg, PA – Department of Community and Economic Development Secretary Dennis Davin today continued the ‘Jobs that Pay’ tour at PSU-Technology Center Incubator, part of Penn State’s Innovation Park network that offers business support to early-stage entrepreneurs, inventors, and Penn State faculty. “Governor Wolf has […]
Release Date: January 12, 2016 2:45 pm Author: David Misner Hanover, PA – Department of Community and Economic Development Secretary Dennis Davin today continued his ‘Jobs that Pay’ tour at L&W Apparel Company, Inc. (Legacy Athletic), a manufacturer of high-end headwear, apparel, home décor, and fashion accessories. “The manufacturing industry is alive and well in […]
Release Date: December 12, 2016 1:45 pm Author: David Misner Harrisburg, PA – Department of Community and Economic Development Secretary Dennis Davin and Deputy Secretary of Technology and Innovation Sheri Collins today continued the ‘Jobs that Pay’ tour at st@rtup, Harrisburg’s first co-working space. “Seeing firsthand the collaboration that takes place in co-working space is […]
Release Date: December 9, 2016 1:00 pm Author: David Misner Liverpool, PA – Department of Community and Economic Development Secretary Dennis Davin today continued his ‘Jobs that Pay’ tour at Champion Modular, Inc., a custom producer of homes and commercial structures. “Champion is one of the many manufacturing companies that are choosing Pennsylvania as the […]
Release Date: December 5, 2016 3:30 pm Author: David Misner Warren, PA – Department of Community and Economic Development Secretary Dennis Davin and Department of Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding today participated in a ‘Jobs that Pay’ tour at Targeted Pet Treats, a private label manufacturer of products for the pet care industry. “Targeted Pet Treats […]
Release Date: December 1, 2016 1:00 pm Author: David Misner Latrobe, PA – Department of Community and Economic Development Secretary Dennis Davin today continued his ‘Jobs that Pay’ tour at Quality Mould, Inc. (QMI), a producer of diversified products for customers form various manufacturing fields. “Today’s event was an excellent opportunity really see the impact […]
Release Date: November 1, 2016 12:00 pm Author: Heidi Havens Harrisburg, PA – Department of Community and Economic Development Secretary Dennis Davin today continued his ‘Jobs that Pay’ tour at Tyber Medical, an orthopedic device company that develops and markets implants in the spine and trauma markets. “Under the leadership of Governor Wolf, Pennsylvania is […]