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Lack of emergency order or regulation doomed mask mandate (access required)

Posted by:btmadmin on December 27, 2021

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The state Supreme Court on Thursday released its rationale for why it ruled that Gov. Tom Wolf’s administration had no legal authority to require masks in Pennsylvania’s schools and child care centers, even amid a pandemic and surging cases of COVID-19.

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This New Year, Resolve to Strengthen Your Mind to Cope With Stress

Posted by:beka on December 27, 2021

Each new year, Americans famously renew those promises to shed pounds and tone muscles, but some health experts say finding ways to strengthen our mental health is just as important as getting our bodies in shape. 

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Stephan Van Der Ploog

Posted by:CPBJ Staff on December 24, 2021

Stephan Van Der Ploog President & Chief Accountability Officer Candoris, A CDI Company Van Der Ploog’s role is primarily focused on vision, culture and mission.  As the company has grown it becomes a daily focus to make sure its culture and its key values do not get diluted.  He said he has a have a ...

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Steven Walter

Posted by:CPBJ Staff on December 24, 2021

Steven Walter President & co-owner TCW-GAV Steve Walter and Phil Weaver purchased TCW Computer Systems (TCW) and Glick Audio and Video in January 2016. TCW was founded in 1991 by Lamar S. Weaver, and Glick Audio and Video was founded in 1959 by the Glick family. It was purchased by Weaver in 2004. TCW-GAV’s mission ...

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David Smith

Posted by:CPBJ Staff on December 24, 2021

David Smith Partner/Sales Manager Plouse Precision Manufacturing Smith’s  role at Plouse is to seek out and establish new clients.  He hopes to create and maintain a working relationship with each client that is profitable and beneficial for both the client and Plouse and facilitates growth for both parties. He has been employed by Plouse for ...

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Mike Shirk

Posted by:CPBJ Staff on December 24, 2021

Mike Shirk CEO High Companies As CEO, Shirk’s says his duties are strengthening the family of 11 diverse companies, serving a great team of coworkers, and making a positive impact in the community. He has been in the position for six years. “I am extremely proud of the agility and grit shown by the High ...

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Nate Scott

Posted by:CPBJ Staff on December 24, 2021

Nate Scott President & CEO Cargas As president and CEO, Scott’s job is to align the company’s team and resources to pursue the company’s purpose and vision and execute its strategy in a way that prioritizes a culture of teamwork, customer care, and employee ownership. He has held the title of president since 2015 and ...

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Brenda Ritter

Posted by:CPBJ Staff on December 24, 2021

Brenda Ritter President & CEO Info-Matrix Corp. As president and Chief Executive Coach for the corporation’s 100+ employees, Ritter is a hands-on leader providing whatever support is necessary to the company’s most valuable assets—it’s people. She has held the position for over “11 wonderful years”. She is proud of growing the company from 35 people ...

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Matt Ranauro

Posted by:CPBJ Staff on December 24, 2021

Matt Ranauro Founder & CEO Benefix Ranauro fills the dual role of founder and CEO. As a founder, he understands “why” the Benefix team is solving the problems they are, giving Benefix its purpose. The CEO role, at the company’s current stage, is hyper-focused on bringing the best team together, focusing them to deliver impact ...

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Robert “Bob” Pyle

Posted by:CPBJ Staff on December 24, 2021

Robert “Bob” Pyle President & CEO Graham Packaging As chief executive officer and president of Graham Packaging, Robert “Bob” Pyle presides over Graham Packaging’s global business and its respective divisions, guiding the company in its ongoing mission of profitable growth and creating sustainable packaging solutions. He has held the job of president and CEO of ...

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Deb Pierson

Posted by:CPBJ Staff on December 24, 2021

Deb Pierson President  & CEO Pierson Computing Connection Pierson said as a small business owner, the job of president is varied.  She is primarily responsible for strategic direction, financial oversight and major customer relationships. She is also very focused on the company’s culture and ensuring that methods of hiring, rewarding, retaining and even removing folks ...

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Kathy Phillips

Posted by:CPBJ Staff on December 24, 2021

Kathy Phillips Owner and CEO Primitives by Kathy Phillips, whose duties include product development director started the home decor and gift business in 1997 out of her basement. She handmade the first “primitive candle box,” ,taking care over every detail, from the sanded edges to the type of ribbon tied on the wire handles, each ...

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