Women in Business

Jan 27, 2023

How workplace connections and emotional intelligence can impact your business

The Central Penn Business Journal recently spoke to Heather Zell, president and CEO of PrepTalk, a Hershey-based marketing consulting firm, and a certified emotional intelligence coach.

Jan 18, 2023

Barbara Martin takes helm of Martin Communications

Shiremanstown-based Martin Communications has named Barbara Martin president following the retirement of the Cumberland County company’s founder and her husband Thomas Martin. 

Jan 9, 2023

Third generation to lead retirement organization

Country Meadows Retirement Communities and Ecumenical Retirement Community has a new president and CEO. 

Jan 4, 2023

Material Matters names CEO

Environmental consulting firm Material Matters, Inc., has named Lisa Challenger CEO. 

Dec 28, 2022

A Conversation With: Colette Cocco, Senior advisor, BMI Mergers and Acquisitions

Colette Cocco, 56, joined BMI Mergers and Acquisitions in 2021, having previously known the company as both a buyer and seller while owner of Power Pro Battery Company.

Dec 21, 2022

Bloom grants awarded to 29 York County entrepreneurs

The Bloom Business Empowerment Center, under the York County Economic Alliance, announced Wednesday that $36,000 was awarded to 29 entrepreneurs in the final two Bloom grant rounds of 2022.

Dec 20, 2022

Lane Enterprises taps Boyer & Ritter principal for new role

Camp Hill-based Lane Enterprises has hired Boyer & Ritter Principal Crystal Skotedis to a new role on its executive team. 

Nov 30, 2022

A Conversation With: Kate Zimmerman, executive director, Leadership Lancaster

Kate Zimmerman, 43, is executive director of Leadership Lancaster. She joined the organization as program director in 2012 and became executive director in 2017.

Nov 30, 2022

Mandey Ryan reflects on her leadership tenure at HUB International

Mandey Ryan experienced a pivotal career shift in 2018 when a member of senior leadership announced his retirement from HUB International’s Harrisburg office.

Nov 18, 2022

New CEO tapped for Hershey Trust Co.

Hershey Trust Co. has named Leslie Lenzo as CEO and chief investment officer, effective Jan. 1, 2023.

Nov 17, 2022

CAEDC names first woman as executive director

Cumberland Area Economic Development Corp. (CAEDC) has named Janet Anderson as its new executive director. 

Nov 14, 2022

Women business owners invited to seek Bloom Grants

The Bloom Business Empowerment Center, through the York County Economic Alliance, is partnering with the Women’s Business Center Organization on the latest Bloom Grants.