The Scranton Plan, an affiliate of The Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce, recently held its annual Summer Festival at Glenmaura National Golf Club, Moosic, PA.
The Summer Festival is an economic development marketing initiative targeting site selection consultants, real estate professionals and corporate expansion and relocation executives. The festival’s goal is to introduce the quality of life and business opportunities available in Lackawanna County. This year’s event welcomed more than 90 guests, many from neighboring states who had the opportunity to network and experience our region first-hand.
“Lackawanna County is a premier location for quality of life and operating a business. Summer Festival is one of our most successful economic development marketing tools, allowing us to showcase real estate and business opportunities in Northeastern Pennsylvania.” said Amy Luyster, vice president, The Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce.
Sponsors included: Lackawanna County, Stevens & Lee, Greeman-Pedersen, Inc., Peoples Security Bank & Trust, JBAS Realty, Barry Callebaut, Colwell-Naegele Associates, Endurance Real Estate Group, NorthPoint Development, Quandel Construction, Mericle Commercial Real Estate Services, Sordoni Construction, and UGI.
About The Scranton Plan
Since its inception, The Scranton Plan has helped more than 350 companies relocate to northeastern Pennsylvania and has assisted in the creation of more than 42,000 jobs. They have also worked with Chamber affiliates Lackawanna Industrial Fund Enterprise (LIFE) and the Scranton Lackawanna Industrial Building Company (SLIBCO) to develop 14 industrial, office, and technology parks, providing a real estate investment of $715 million. For more information, visit scrantonplan.com.
About The Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce
The Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce is a not-for-profit organization that works to improve the area’s economic environment and quality of life by providing programs and services which stimulate economic growth, promote business prosperity and nurture educational opportunities. For more information about the Chamber, visit www.scrantonchamber.com.