Gov. Tom Corbett, the state Department of Community and Economic Development and the Team Pennsylvania Foundation released the finalists for the Governor's ImPAct Awards, which enters its second year.
The Governor's ImPAct Awards celebrate the companies and individuals who are investing in Pennsylvania and creating jobs.
There are five categories and nominees were entered into one. There are 247 finalists.
Here are the companies based in the midstate, by award category:
• AquaPhoenix Scientific, York County
• Dasher Services Inc., Dauphin County
• Froyos, Cumberland County
• Pierson Computing Connection Inc., Cumberland County
• Smith Land & Improvement Corp., Cumberland County
• MRG Labs, York County
• Nuts About Granola, York County
• WebpageFX Inc., Dauphin County
• Fox Chapel Publishing Co. Inc., Lancaster County
• International Water Co., York County
• Klinge Corp., York County
• Oakworks Inc., York County
• Advanced Scientifics Inc., Dauphin County
• CounterTek Inc., Lancaster County
• Pennex Aluminum Co., York County
• Volvo Construction Equipment Inc., Cumberland County
Small Business Impact
• Astro Machine Works, Lancaster County
• Avanco International Inc., Cumberland County
• Direct Wire & Cable Inc., Lancaster County
• The Flinchbaugh Co., York County
• Legacy (L&W Apparel Co. Inc.), York County
And here is the full list.
The awards program will be held May 30 at the Hershey Lodge.