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Why Cumberland
Valley PA?

  • • Ranked the #1 County to Live

  • • Fastest Growing County in PA

  • • High Quality of Life

  • • Skilled & Trained Workforce

  • • Within 3 hours of DC, Baltimore, NYC, Philly & Pittsburgh

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  • Commissioners to hear airport purchase presentation in coming months

    This article was published on Cumberlink.com on August 23, 2016. By Joshua Vaughn The possibility of public ownership of the Carlisle Airport is moving forward and the Cumberland County Commissioners are likely to hear a formal presentation in the coming months. In May, several …

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    Bowser: Recent successes highlight strategic plan

    This editorial was published on August 21, 2016 on Cumberlink.com and will appear in the Cumberland Valley Business Journal. Cumberland Area Economic Development Corporation (CAEDC) has worked with a variety of businesses in Cumberland Valley to help them meet their growing …

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    Why Business Location Matters

    Whether you’re opening a brand new business or relocating an existing enterprise, the location you choose is one of the most important factors that determine your success. Foot traffic, access to infrastructure, natural resources, zoning, incentives, barriers to entry and …

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  • The First Step: Starting a Small Business

    Presented by the Small Business Development Center at Shippensburg University, this workshop is intended to provide aspiring small business owners with an overview of many of the issues involved in planning and launching a new business venture. Topics include personal …

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    10th Annual Mega-Mixer

    Join the members of the four Cumberland County Chambers of Commerce for one of the largest mixers of the year. Members of Carlisle, Mechanicsburg, Shippensburg, and West Shore Chambers of Commerce will gather at the Allenberry Resort Inn & Playhouse for …

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    Luminary Awards Luncheon

    Join the West Shore Chamber of Commerce for the Luminary Awards Luncheon which will honor two extraordinary female professionals. The following individuals were nominated by their peers because of their excellence in their work environment and the community. Two of these …

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  • CAEDC Holiday Open House

    Join us on December 14th from 4:00-6:00 pm for our Holiday Open House.

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    CAEDC November 2016 Roundtable

    Join us on November 9th at Noon for our Monthly Roundtable that will focus on downtown revitalization efforts.

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    CAEDC October 2016 Roundtable

    Join us on October 12th at 8 am for our Monthly Roundtable focused on Holiday Merchandising.

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  • The First Step: Starting a Small Business

    Presented by the Small Business Development Center at Shippensburg University, this workshop is intended to provide aspiring small business owners with an overview of many of the issues involved in planning and launching a new business venture. Topics include personal …

    View Event

    10th Annual Mega-Mixer

    Join the members of the four Cumberland County Chambers of Commerce for one of the largest mixers of the year. Members of Carlisle, Mechanicsburg, Shippensburg, and West Shore Chambers of Commerce will gather at the Allenberry Resort Inn & Playhouse for …

    View Event

    Luminary Awards Luncheon

    Join the West Shore Chamber of Commerce for the Luminary Awards Luncheon which will honor two extraordinary female professionals. The following individuals were nominated by their peers because of their excellence in their work environment and the community. Two of these …

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