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Thursday, March 26, 2015

Rush University Medical Center Taps ab+c for Recruitment Marketing

Posted to Announcement by Ms. Samantha Oscar of ab+c at 1:52 PM

BLOOMSBURG, PA—ab+c Creative Intelligence, a full-service marketing communications agency, has partnered with Rush University Medical Center (Chicago) on its physician recruitment efforts. The agency’s assignments include constructing a physician recruitment website and providing direct marketing strategy.
“The physician population at Rush continues to grow,” says Shawn Kessler, senior strategist at ab+c. “Our recruitment marketing team will help make Rush the employer of choice for physicians in every specialty and sub-specialty of care.”

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July 1st Toxic Release Inventory (TRI) Advisory

Posted to Announcement by Ms. Lorna Velardi of Environmental Strategy Consultants at 12:20 PM

There have been recent updates to Toxic Release Inventory (TRI) reporting requirements. In our latest mailer we list a summary of the updates. Please contact ESC if you need assistance filing these reports.


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Wednesday, March 25, 2015

AgustaWestland Philadelphia Donates $100,000 to St. Martin of Tours

Posted to Announcement by Ms. Lauren Slepian of AgustaWestland Philadelphia Corporation at 11:41 AM

Finmeccanica – AgustaWestland has presented a check for $100,000 to St. Martin of Tours School, An Independence Mission School located in Northeast Philadelphia, with administrators and students recently joining AgustaWestland Philadelphia CEO Bill Hunt for a visit and ceremony.

The contribution was made through the state of Pennsylvania’s Opportunity Scholarship Tax Credit (OSTC) program, and administered by Business Leaders Organized for Catholic Schools (BLOCS), an Opportunity Scholarship Organization.

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Alvernia University's Symposium on "Examining the Community Umbrella Agency (CUA) Model in Philadelphia's Child Welfare System"

Posted to Event by Ms. Dana Baker of Alvernia University at 10:51 AM

Please join us for a day of discussion, reflection, and training as we examine the Community Umbrella Agency (CUA) model in Philadelphia's Child Welfare System in an effort to improve outcomes for children.

A diverse panel of Social Work and Human Serice Professionals with expertise in Child Welfare will explor these questions through panel discussions and workshops in ethics and wellness.

Registration is $35.00 and all participants will recieve CEU/Training Completion Certificate

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MLeads Online interactive Demo

Posted to Event by Mr. Manish Gorawala of Tri-Force Consulting Services at 10:36 AM

Join us every Tuesday @1 PM EST for the MLeads Online Demo, an interactive user-focused web event where we answer your questions and help you to learn best practices of event and lead management.


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ASCEND Digital Marketing Summit 2015

Posted to Event by Mr. Sean Cohen of AWeber Communications at 9:58 AM

ASCEND Digital Marketing Summit 2015
October 18-20, 2015
The Rittenhouse Hotel, Philadelphia
www.ascendsummit.com

Conquer the Digital Marketing Landscape!

ASCEND brings together the brightest minds in the industry to learn the strategies and tactics it takes to create successful, results-driven marketing campaigns.

We’ve carefully curated our selection of talks to bring you 2-days of practical insights and anecdotes, from content marketing, conversion optimization and more.

You’ll walk away with the skills you need to build a better business and become the ultimate digital marketer. Plus, a ton of valuable connections from all of the networking opportunities.


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Smart event management

Posted to Announcement by Mr. Manish Gorawala of Tri-Force Consulting Services at 9:18 AM

We've enriched the experience for event and trade show organizers, and sales and marketing professionals by introducing them to MLeads- an integrated platform for event management and lead management automation.

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Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Incorporating Ethics for Successful Business Operation: The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act

Posted to Event by Ms. Elizabeth L Schmidt of Willis of Greater Philadelphia at 1:01 PM

9:00 a.m. Breakfast and Networking
9:30 a.m. Seminar Discussion

Willis of Greater Philadelphia
100 Matsonford Road, Building 5, Suite 200
Radnor, Pennsylvania 19087

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Directors, C-Suite Executives, and General Counsel have important responsibilities maintaining ethics standards throughout all business operations.

Four key areas are: 1) the increasing emphasis on compliance issues; 2) the education of employees regarding proper practices; 3) the need to ensure that outside partners and suppliers possess the same ethical core values as your corporation; and 3) furthering successful operations.

The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act has become a hot topic for maintaining business ethical standards. Join us in a lively discussion featuring Blake Coppotelli and John Rahie of Freeh Group International, as well as Michael Hino of Pepper Hamilton, LLC and Ryan Poet of Willis on April 16, 2015 where we focus on the impact of the FCPA in the four key areas listed above.


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Monday, March 23, 2015

Penn State Great Valley ScrumMaster® Certification (CSM®)

Posted to Event by Ms. Kelly Ball of Penn State Great Valley - The Pennsylvania State University at 4:11 PM

Penn State Great Valley
ScrumMaster® Certification (CSM®)
Date: April 9 & 10
Times: 8:30 – 4:30
Location: 15th & Cherry Street, Phila

This two-day, hands-on certification program delivered by Penn State Great Valley allows participants to receive their ScrumMaster® Certification (CSM®). This program is appropriate for project managers, team leaders, development managers, product managers, architects, developers, and testers, as well as executives like CIOs and CTOs. Course includes multiple simulations, exercises, and role plays.


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Friday, March 20, 2015

Administrative Professionals Conference

Posted to Event by Ms. Kristina Henk of Community College of Philadelphia at 3:25 PM

Celebrate Administrative Professionals Week by attending Community College of Philadelphia’s Administrative Professionals Conference: “Magnify Your Career: Increase, Expand and Seek Opportunities to Make Yourself Invaluable.”

Staying relevant in today’s dynamic job market requires attention to details, recognizing changes within your organization and acquiring or sharpening existing skills that make you invaluable as an employee. College of Philadelphia’s Administrative Professional Conference provides tips and tools for growing your career, working smarter (not harder) and using social intelligence to navigate the workplace.

Three energizing workshop tracks, plus opportunities for networking with facilitators and fellow administrative professionals, highlight a day devoted to self-improvement and learning—with catered lunch included.


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Growth From The Ground Up Philadelphia 100® CEO Panel

Posted to Event by Mr. Dan Ross of Entrepreneurs Forum of Greater Philadelphia at 12:52 PM

Spring is in the air and it is time for new things. The growth of your business is the lifeblood of our economy. It can be tough out there for businesses. We have to nourish our foundation, weather storms, feed the seedlings to help our people, companies and surroundings grow into a magnificent, thriving, entrepreneurial ecosystem. All of these steps can be challenging along the way. Come learn from 2014 Winners of the Philadelphia 100 Fastest Growing Companies; learn how they navigated tough times, developed people, overcame adversity and drove to profitability. From Ground Up To Greatness: Philly 100's Finest.


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Thursday, March 19, 2015

Philly KEYSPOT: Digital Divide Hacks for the Tech Industry

Posted to Event by Mrs. Deana Gamble of Mayor's Commission on Literacy at 12:52 PM

Thursday, April 23, 2015 | 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Municipal Services Building, The Innovation Lab
1401 JFK Blvd., Room C&D, Philadelphia, PA 19103

Philly KEYSPOT is a network of 51 city-funded, public computing centers in low-income areas of Philadelphia, and a key city strategy for digital inclusion.

Each day, in neighborhoods from Point Breeze to Kensington, KEYSPOTs serve a diverse client-base including people experiencing homelessness, formerly incarcerated individuals, and the chronically unemployed.

KEYSPOT users and presenters will share their struggles and issues related to technology, and participants will work in small groups to come up with smart ideas for technology-based solutions. The winning idea will be submitted as a project at an upcoming Hackathon to produce a working product for social good. Refreshments will be provided!

This event is part of Philly Tech Week 2015 presented by Comcast.


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Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Hello, Mr. President & Other Masterpieces | An Austrian Art Exhibit

Posted to Event by Ms. Emilie Klenk of MONTGOMERY McCRACKEN WALKER & RHOADS LLP at 9:47 AM

Join us for an evening of art, cocktails and hor d'oeuvres as Austrian artist Valentina Eberhardt will be displaying her ballpoint works entitled "Hello, Mr. President."

When: Monday, March 23 - 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Where: Montgomery McCracken
123 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19109

Please RSVP using the link below or by contacting Emilie Klenk at 215-772-7439 or eklenk@mmwr.com.


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Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Steve Engelmyer to Speak at the PBI's Commercial Litigation Institute

Posted to Announcement by Ms. Kate Goode of Kleinbard Bell & Brecker LLP at 12:15 PM

Steve Engelmyer, Chair of Kleinbard's Litigation Department, will serve as a faculty member at the Pennsylvania Bar Institute's Commercial Litigation Institute on Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at the CLE Conference Center in Philadelphia. Engelmyer's session: "Examining the Tripartite Relationship - Insurer, Insured & Counsel" will explore the relationship between insurers, insureds and their appointed defense counsel.


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New Requirements for Nonprofit Property Owners to Maintain Real Estate Tax Exemptions

Posted to Announcement by Ms. Kate Goode of Kleinbard Bell & Brecker LLP at 12:14 PM

On June 25, 2014, the City of Philadelphia passed an ordinance amending the rules on continuing real estate tax exemptions. Until that ordinance was passed, an exemption continued automatically from year to year.

Click on link to read more - http://www.kleinbard.com/news.php?action=view&id=236


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Friday, March 13, 2015

Young Friends Field Day

Posted to Event by Ms. Jane Bugg of Kelly Anne Dolan Memorial at 11:10 AM

Unleash your inner child at the Young Friends of the Kelly Anne Dolan Memorial Fund’s Field Day fundraiser on Saturday, April 25 at Graeme Park in Horsham. Proceeds from the event will benefit families caring for children with a serious illness, injury or disability.

Just like field day in elementary school, participating teams will compete in classic events including volleyball, three-legged races and tug-of-war. Teams are made up of five people and must include both men and women. All participants must be 21 or older.

After the field day games, a picnic dinner, beer and music are planned. Price includes games, t-shirt, food, beverages and entertainment. Ticket pricing: $40 per person before March 31, $45 per person from April 1 through April 20, $50 after April 20. Spectators only: $10. Location: Graeme Park, 859 County Line Road, Horsham, PA. Registration: 12 noon, games: 1 to 4 pm, food and music: 5 to 8 pm.

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Federal Reserve Bank is hiring a Regional Economic Advisor

Posted to Job Opportunity by Ms. Milissa M. Tadeo of Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia at 10:55 AM

Regional Economic Advisor Job Description
Job Requisition: #239243
Job Summary:
Gathers, analyzes, and interprets complex data. Develops in-depth analysis of economic and financial conditions, trends, and issues relevant to the District. Shares information and analysis with interested District constituencies through public presentations and participation in forums, discussions, and other events around the District. Supports the activities of the Board of Directors and provides special assistance to the Bank President, First Vice President, and Corporate Secretary as needed.

See attached for full description and requirements.

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Thursday, March 12, 2015

La Salle University Hosts Disney Institute

Posted to Event by Ms. Tomea Knight of La Salle University at 3:21 PM

The most successful brands create strong connections with their customers by consistently delivering on a credible and meaningful promise. The Walt Disney Company is one of the world's most trusted brands because it promises to provide high-quality entertainment and experiences - and it has kept that promise time and time again.
A brand promise represents the tangible and intangible benefits delivered by an ideal brand experience. When a brand experience is successfully designed to meet customers' needs and build long-lasting relationships, customers become more deeply attached and create value to the organization far beyond repeat purchase behavior.

This program is designed for managers, leaders and those interested in discovering how the Disney organization builds customer relationships and a competitive advantage by applying Disney brand loyalty principles and practices.


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Keep It Legal: HR Issues in Food Service

Posted to Event by Ms. Angelica Anas of Dilworth Paxson LLP at 2:32 PM

Join four top labor and employment attorneys as they share valuable information and concrete solutions unique to the restaurant and catering industry.

When: Wednesday, March 25, 2015. 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Where: Paradiso
1627 East Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19148

Cocktail Reception to follow

Program:
2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Wage and hour challenges (including tipping)
3:15 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. How social media can impact your business
Late lunch to be served during discussion

Please RSVP by March 16 by contacting Angelica C. Anas at (215) 575-7306 or anas@dilworthlaw.com


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Cocktails for a Cure

Posted to Event by Ms. Nicole R. Morgenstern of Fogo de Chao Brazilian Steakhouse at 12:07 PM

Help Party Partners Against Cancer give back to our community!

Join us for founding member Nicole Morgenstern's Campaign Kickoff on Thursday April 2nd at Smith & Wollensky Restaurant, for cocktails and conversation, door prizes and a meet and greet with the team. Email partypartnersofphiladelphia@gmail.com for details or to RSVP!

Suggested donation of $35; all proceeds will go to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) Eastern PA Chapter for Nicole's Campaign.


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Career opportunity: Director of Account Services

Posted to Job Opportunity by Ms. Samantha Oscar of ab+c at 11:53 AM

The Director of Account Services is responsible for overseeing and strategically guiding all of ab+c’s client relationships. By anticipating client needs, uncovering opportunities and providing leadership to Account Managers and overall team, the Director of Account Services is able to balance advocacy for the business with an understanding for client desires.

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Career Opportunity: Creative Director

Posted to Job Opportunity by Ms. Samantha Oscar of ab+c at 11:52 AM

The Creative Director is responsible for the overall direction, strength, output, and excellence of ab+c Creative Intelligence’s creative deliverables.
The Creative Director (CD) drives innovative, industry-leading, award-winning creative work for our clients. The CD is a natural leader and clear communicator, and responsible for the overall direction and strength of the creative department. A team builder, someone who can motivate and mentor the creative team and understands how to collaborate with other disciplines to make the creative work powerful and compelling.

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New Member Discount Posted!

Posted to Discounts by Dr. Casey D'Arcy of Luminous Chiropractic, P.C. at 9:12 AM

This member discount entitles the bearer to receive a Complete Structural Chiropractic Examination for $100.00 (a $475.00 value) The exam will include a consultation, thermographic spinal analysis, set of x-rays, and a state of the art videofluoroscopy exam (motion x-ray analysis).

Come experience why Luminous Chiropractic, P.C is the most advanced chiropractic office in Philadelphia and how structural chiropractic care can help you achieve optimal health naturally.

Call to schedule your appointment:
215.545.0921

or E-mail:
drcasey@luminouschiropractic.com


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Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Philadelphia Small Business Expo

Posted to Event by Ms. Victoria Jaramillo of The Philadelphia Small Business Expo at 1:11 PM

The Small Business Expo is the largest business-to-business networking event in the United States. Hosting events to ten cities across the country, the show is set to conquer the Philadelphia small business scene in an unforgettable day of networking and workshops. The event is slated to take place on March 19, 2015 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, at the heart of Philadelphia.

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Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Webinar: 2015 ACA Employer Checklist

Posted to Event by Ms. Morgan Festa of eXude, Inc. at 9:44 AM

Join us as we review the Affordable Care Act’s insurance mandates and market reforms applicable to employers in 2015, as well as other federal laws affecting employee benefit plans this year. We’ll discuss some of the permissible plan design options available under the ACA, including reference-based pricing, as well as some “approaches to avoid.”


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Access Sports Experinces' 4th Annual Auction

Posted to Event by Ms. Alyson D. Harris of Access Sports Experiences at 9:44 AM

Access Sports Experiences is hosting its 4th Annual Auction April 18th at the Wells Fargo Center. Food, music and unique auction items available live or online. The Philadelphia Flyers will be honored as "Team of the Year". Tickets to that night's Philadelphia Soul game included. See how you can become a part of a life transforming team.

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Webinar: Sections 6055 & 6066

Posted to Event by Ms. Morgan Festa of eXude, Inc. at 9:41 AM

Join us on March 24th for an overview of the ACA's new reporting requirements for employers and providers of health insurance coverage. The first reporting is due in the first quarter of 2016 reflecting the 2015 calendar year.


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Monday, March 09, 2015

LUNCH at CHIMA

Posted to Announcement by Ms. Fatima Peters of Chima Brazilian Steakhouse at 4:27 PM

Get away from your desk and take a walk to CHIMA.

Lunch rodizio: 30+ salad bar items to choose from plus 5 meats carved at table side: top Sirloin, Chicken, Salmon, Top Sirloin with garlic and flank steak.

Perfect lunch break. Best salad bar ever!
M-F 11:30am - 2pm



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How Using Technology Can Prepare Adult Learners for the Workforce

Posted to Event by Mrs. Deana Gamble of Mayor's Commission on Literacy at 2:52 PM

Date/Time:
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 12:00- 2:00 pm

Location:
The Mayor's Commission on Literacy at the Central Branch/Free Library of Philadelphia
1901 Vine Street, Ground Floor, Room 26

Description:
Come join us for lunch and learn how you can use your tech skills to help an adult learner prepare for the workforce.

The Mayor’s Commission on Literacy, in partnership with the Mayor’s Office of Civic Engagement and Volunteer Service, and Drexel University, seek tech-savvy individuals interested in an exciting new volunteer opportunity called Tech Tutors.

This event is part of Philly Tech Week presented by Comcast.

Register here http://2015.phillytechweek.com/events/how_tech_tutors_can_prepare_adult_learners_for_the_workforce


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Distinguished Diversity Speaker Series

Posted to Event by Ms. Monique Lau of MAC/Multicultural Affairs Congress at 1:20 PM

PHLDiversity's “Distinguished Diversity Speaker Series” provides the Philadelphia community with an opportunity to hear from world-renowned scholars, dignitaries and diversity experts, opening their minds and inspiring an inclusive community.

Howard J. Ross is one of the nation’s leading diversity training consultants and a nationally recognized expert on diversity, leadership, and organizational change.

8:00-8:30 AM Registration

8:30-10:00 AM Program/Book Signing

*Howard J. Ross will conduct a book signing following the program. Visit http://shop.cookross.com/Everday-Bias-P62.aspx to purchase your copy today!


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