Partners

The committed and collaborative of Focus Central Pennsylvania include seven contiguous counties with a total population of 468,250 and total labor force of 221,795, and home to 17,742 business establishments. The counties and major municipalities include Centre (State College, Bellefonte); Columbia (Bloomsburg, Berwick); Montour (Danville); Union (Lewisburg, Mifflinburg); Snyder (Selinsgrove); Northumberland (Sunbury, Milton); and Mifflin (Lewistown). Focus is a direct result of a broad range of regional partners, investors and supporters that see the importance and value of regional collaboration to leverage investment and maximize returns in attracting new corporate investment that benefits our regional economy and communities today and for future generations.

Upcoming Events

  1. International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS)

    September 14 - September 19
  2. Focus Central PA Board Meeting

    September 16 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  3. Focus Central PA Board Meeting

    November 18 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Jennifer Myers, Vice President of Economic Development
Centre County Chamber of Business & Industry (CBICC)

Email: jennifer@cbicc.org
Phone: 814-404.8499
Website: http://www.cbicc.org/

Nick Felice, President
Mifflin County Industrial Development Corporation (MCIDC)

Email: nfelice@mcidc.org
Phone: 717.242.0393
Website: http://www.mcidc.org/ 

Jennifer Wakeman, Executive Director
DRIVE (Columbia & Montour Counties)

Email: jwakeman@driveindustry.com
Phone: phone570.284.4296
Website: http://www.driveindustry.com/

Shawn McLaughlin, AICP, CPRP
Planning Director, Union County

Email: SMcLaughlin@UnionCo.org 
Phone: phone570.524.3840
Website: http://www.unioncountypa.org/

Justin Skavery  
Interim Director of Economic Planning and Development, Northumberland County

Email: justin.skavery@norrycopa.net  
Phone: phone570.988.4343

Website: http://www.choosenorthumberland.com

Larry Eckstine  
Member, Greater Susquehanna Business Development Council, part of SIDCO.

Email: larrye@hepcoconstruction.com
Phone: phone570.374.0381