Business is booming in the Lehigh Valley! For an in-depth exploration, Sally Handlon welcomes you to Lehigh Valley Business Beat, a new program keeping tabs on the who, what, when, where, why and how our area is growing and innovating. Each month, Sally brings together business leaders from our community for conversations that cover a wide range of business-related topics, break down new developments, and share helpful advice, insights and tips.
Incubating, Investing and Innovating with Ben Franklin's Wayne Barz and Anthony Durante | LV Business Beat
Sally Handlon talks with Wayne Barz and Anthony Durante from Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Northeastern Pennsylvania about the impact of their program over a 21-county region.
Taking Your Business Overseas with Lehigh SBDC's Andrea Hampton | LV Business Beat
Sally Handlon speaks with Andrea Hampton from Lehigh University’s Small Business Development Center about oversea opportunities, strategies and supports which may help a small business owner's 2023 plans and efforts.
Finding Your Next Business Venture with Eric Allred | LV Business Beat
Sally Handlon chats with Eric Allred from Corporate Cleaners and Historic Bethlehem River Tours about his journey and decision to start a second business.
The Perks of Community Banking with Penn Community Bank's Jeane Vidoni | LV Business Beat
On this episode of Lehigh Valley Business Beat, Sally Handlon talks with Jeane M. Vidoni from Penn Community Bank about the bank's strategic expansion, community banking, and more.
Bridging Medical Expense Divides with AblePay Health's Rick Schoenen | LV Business Beat
Sally Handlon talks with Rick Schoenen of AblePay Health, a Lehigh Valley business that aims to to help reduce the “sting” of medical expenses for healthcare consumers, about bridging the gap between patient and provider, his company's path to growing beyond the Valley, and more.
Maintaining a Healthy Economy with LVEDC's Don Cunningham | LV Business Beat
Sally Handlon welcomes Don Cunningham from the Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corporation to talk about the Valley's balanced and diverse economy, as well as the LVEDC's 2022 strategic plan.