News for Chamber

Thursday, August 09, 2018
                   Del-One Federal Credit Union recently partnered with the Federal Home Loan Bank of Pittsburgh to offer members up to $5,000 cash for down payment and closing cost assistance to purchase their first homes.  For every $1 contributed, qualified homebuyers could receive $3 in First Front Door (FFD) grant assistance, up to a maximum of $5,000.  Several Del-One members were able to ...read more
Categories: Community, Chamber, Press Release
Monday, July 30, 2018
The Growth Coach of Northern Delaware is hosting a Business Growth Workshop Tuesday, August 21, 2018 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm.  We believe if business owners, managers, and salespeople adopt a more strategic mindset, they can transform their businesses and lives. They will be more effective and successful both personally and professionally. The Business Growth Workshop provides an introduction ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Chamber, Education
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
Bob Chadwick, President of the New Castle County Chamber of Commerce, today announced that he has appointed Dora Cheatham as Director of the of the New Castle County Economic Development Council. She succeeds Chadwick who served in the position for 11 years prior to becoming Chamber President last month. Ms. Cheatham currently manages the Emerging Enterprise Center – a business incubator and ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Chamber
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
As the 1st Annual Delaware Entrepreneurial Summit approaches, the Chamber of Commerce last week announced the winners of the David J. Freschman Entrepreneur of the Year Award and the Entrepreneurial Advocate of the Year Award. The large number of applications received for both awards were narrowed down to the two winners that most demonstrated the characteristics sought by the selection ...read more
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Thursday, June 21, 2018
Delmarva Power was recognized by Edison Electric Institute (EEI) for its contributions to the unprecedented emergency power restoration mission in Puerto Rico following Hurricanes Irma and Maria last September.   Delmarva Power, along with Exelon companies Atlantic City Electric, Baltimore Gas & Electric, ComEd, PECO, and Pepco, were recognized with the special 2018 Emergency Assistance Awards ...read more
Categories: Chamber
Monday, June 11, 2018
AAA Club Alliance is pleased to announce the appointment of Thomas C. Wiedemann as Chief Executive Officer, effective June 1, 2018.  Wiedemann replaces Bernhard “Berni” Koch, who had been with the organization since 2002 and had served as CEO since 2012.  AAA Club Alliance, Inc. is the third largest AAA club in the national AAA federation and serves more than six million members in Connecticut, ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community
Monday, May 21, 2018
The Board of Directors of the New Castle County Chamber of Commerce has named Bob Chadwick as President.Chadwick, an 11 year veteran of the Chamber, has served as Acting President since the resignation of former President Mark Kleinschmidt in November of 2017.  Previously, Chadwick was Executive Vice President of the Chamber as well as Director of the Chamber’s New Castle County Economic ...read more
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Friday, December 15, 2017
WILMINGTON, Del. (Dec. 14, 2017) – Sandra Kingsberry James of DuPont has been elected to the Delaware College of Art and Design Board of Trustees. She will serve a term through Jan. 30, 2020.  “Sandra brings 20 years of corporate experience to our board,” said trustee chairman Thomas J. Shopa. “We are delighted to have her expertise in reputation management and communications to support our ...read more
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