Shamokin Dam, Pennsylvania – Focus Central Pennsylvania launched in the New Year the refresh of www.FocusCentralPA.org, a website devoted to promoting the region to site location consultants and companies looking to relocate or expand their business. The mobile friendly website provides quality information on the region and is action based to draw more interest and leads to Central Pennsylvania from companies looking to relocate and expand, create jobs and drive economic growth.

The website message is to communicate that the mission of Focus Central Pennsylvania is to convince the audience that Central Pennsylvania is a great place to grow their business, and that the organization and website have the tools and connections to support corporate relocation and expansion projects. Focus works with consultants and companies to understand the details of their project and provides customized, timely responses to support successful location investments.

The top five FocusCentralPA.org tools are:

1) Search Available Commercial & Industrial Real Estate

-over 90 buildings

-over 60 land sites

2) Initiate a Project

-Fast, customized response specific to your site selection project

3) Browse the Regional Information Center

-Over 14 detailed data sets from demographics to infrastructure

4) Industry in Central PA

-Highlights of 6 leading industries that thrive in Central Pennsylvania

5) Meet Focus Central Pennsylvania Ambassadors

-Hear what local corporate leaders have to say about why they succeed in Central PA

The Focus Central Pennsylvania mission is to effectively promote new corporate investment that results in growth of family sustaining jobs by being a premier economic development marketing alliance for committed partners. Focus is a nonprofit dedicating 100 percent of its time and resources to attracting new companies and jobs to the region. Economic development is the lifeblood of every community. It creates jobs, builds neighborhoods, supports businesses and provides a higher quality of life. This work is not accomplished by one, but by many.

Focus Central Pennsylvania mission is supported by partners Mifflin County Industrial Development Corporation (MCIDC), Snyder County/Susquehanna Industrial Development Corporation (SIDCO), Union County Economic Development Corporation, Northumberland County Planning Department, DRIVE, Columbia Alliance for Economic Growth, DRIVE, Greater Danville Industrial Development Corporation, Centre County Chamber of Business & Industry and investors PPL Electric Utilities, SEDA-COG Joint Rail Authority, North Shore Railroad, First Energy Corporation, UGI Utilities, Inc., and Grayston Enterprises, LLC.

For more information, contact:

Lauren Bryson, 844.293.8719, lbryson@focuscentralpa.org

PO Box 10 – 2859 N Susquehanna Trail – Shamokin Dam, PA 17876 USA

844.293.8719 – Email: locate@focuscentralpa.org

www.FocusCentralPA.org