David Mickenberg has been appointed the Priscilla Payne Hurd President and CEO of the Allentown Art Museum of the Lehigh Valley, Dolores Laputka, Chair of the Board of Trustees, has announced.
His appointment was unanimously approved at a special October meeting of the Board of Trustees. The announcement was made Oct. 23.
Mickenberg was until recently CEO of the Taubman Museum of Art, Roanoke, Va., and previously was director of the university art museums at Wellesley College...
The Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority program, which finances real estate acquisition, construction and renovation for manufacturers and industrial companies, is offering attractive financing rates for applications received before the end of October.
Rates continue to be near all-time lows for the state and federal financing programs available to encourage business growth, according to John W. Kingsley, Vice President of Economic Development Finance, Lehigh Valley Economic...
Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC) hosts a Job Fair, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Oct. 31, Community Services Center, main campus, Schnecksville, North Whitehall Township.
Participants are encouraged to bring resumes and wear professional attire as local and regional employers will be available to discuss full-time, part-time, seasonal and internship opportunities.
The event is free and open to the public.
Information: Career Development Center, 610-799-1090
October 15, 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
STAFF CHANGE AT PHOEBE ALLENTOWN
Allentown, PA - Phoebe Ministries is pleased to announce the following change in staffing:
Sally Prior, NHA, PCHA, was promoted to Administrator of Phoebe Allentown Health Care Center. In this position, she will assist the Executive Director of the Phoebe Allentown Campus in managing and directing the day-to-day functions of the campus in accordance with federal, state, and local standards,...
The Lehigh Valley Community Foundation has launched SHARE lehigh valley, a website that is a collaborative resource for non-profits, donors and the community at large.
SHARE Lehigh Valley contains a database of non-profits in the area, a shared resource to offer and receive help, and a knowledgebase of national data.
The site, sharelehighvalley.org, previously known as the Lehigh Valley Community Platform, was administered by the Lehigh Valley Research Consortium and the...
Susquehanna Bank has announced that Lori Ellis Roth has joined the company as assistant vice president, branch relationship manager in the Lehigh Valley Region.
She will be responsible for branch sales, service and operational goals and will be based at Susquehanna's office at 1130 Chestnut St., Emmaus.
Roth previously worked as a store manager for Wells Fargo Bank and has 24 years of experience in the banking and financial services industry.
Roth, a resident of...
Four biotechnology clients of the Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Northeastern Pennsylvania have received $11,574,461 in follow-on funding in federal science-based grants.
All four of the Ben Franklin clients are residents of Ben Franklin TechVentures on the campus of Lehigh University, Bethlehem.
"From our rigorous vetting process to our 'Tiger' and 'Scrub' sessions, we have an outstanding reputation for identifying and advancing promising early-stage firms," said R....
Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC) hosts an Open House for prospective students and their families, 6 - 8 p.m. Oct. 24, Community Services Center, Main Campus, Route 309, Schnecksville, North Whitehall Township.
LCCC Admission and Financial Aid representatives and academic counselors and Academic Program coordinators will be on hand to answer questions.
The Open House is an opportunity for prospective students and their parents to tour the campus.
Sacred Heart Healthcare System has announced that Andrew Unger, M.D., has joined the organization as Chair of Pediatrics and Neonatology Services.
Dr. Unger received a medical degree from the University of California, Los Angeles, and a B.A. from Columbia University. Unger did his internship and residency in pediatrics at Arizona Health Sciences Center, Tucson, and his fellowship in the division of Neonatology at the University of California Davis Campus, Sacramento.
The eight locally-owned and operated wineries of the Lehigh Valley Wine Trail will introduce wine lovers to the region's official wine grape during Chambourcin Weekend, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Oct. 19 and noon - 5 p.m. Oct. 20.
The Chambourcin is the only wine grape that is grown by all eight wineries in the greater Lehigh Valley. There are more than 40 acres of Chambourcin which ferment into approximately 150,000 bottles of wine. The wineries craft it into several styles of wine, including...