Business Attraction

LocalIntel: Showcasing Adams County’s Stats

By Kaycee Kemper - This column was originally published in the Gettysburg Times, May 10, 2018 My colleague Robin Fitzpatrick and I could not have been prouder: At the Pennsylvania Economic Development Association’s (PEDA) biannual conference in April, Adams County was in the spotlight for [...]

Press Release: Adams Economic Alliance: New Name, Branding Unveiled for Three Partner Organizations

GETTYSBURG, PA (September 7, 2017) – Adams Economic Alliance (AEA) is the new umbrella name for three Adams County organizations—the Adams County Economic Development Corporation (ACEDC), the Adams County Industrial Development Authority (ACIDA) and the Adams County General Authority (ACGA). A new branding campaign incorporates [...]

Help Us to Help You

This article was originally published in the Gettysburg Times, July 13, 2017: By Robin Fitzpatrick We (Adams County Economic Development Corporation staff) are passionate about advocating for Adams County’s businesses, economy, jobs, workforce, and quality of life. “Work Smart. Live Happy.” is the new slogan [...]

Citing Jobs and Expanded Tax Base, ACEDC Endorses Mason Dixon Downs Project

President Robin Fitzpatrick Says Proposal Aligns with Adams County’s Top Two Industries Gettysburg, Pa. (May 1, 2017) – Citing jobs and “unprecedented” economic development opportunities, Adams County Economic Development Corporation (ACEDC) today announced it has endorsed Mason Dixon Downs, a proposed harness racetrack, casino and [...]

By |2018-02-19T15:49:41-05:00May 1st, 2017|Adams County, Business Attraction|

ACEDC: Celebrating 26 Years Tonight

This article was originally published in the Gettysburg Times, October 8, 2015 By Robin Fitzpatrick Tonight we celebrate an incredible milestone—a birthday of sorts: the Adams County Economic Development Corporation celebrates 26 years of economic development—a 26-year track record of success supporting businesses, creating and [...]

ACEDC Annual Meeting Celebrates Agriculture

Above: The Historic Round Barn and Farm Market, Biglerville PA This column was originally published in the Gettysburg Times, September 10, 2015 By Robin Fitzpatrick As fall approaches, our gorgeous Adams County vistas are filled with harvesting scenes, thanks to our agricultural bounty. Those scenes [...]

Adams Commerce Center Milestones

Above: Land designated for the Adams Commerce Park, prior to development, early 1990s. This article was published in the Gettysburg Times, August 13, 2015 By Robin Fitzpatrick Aerial view, Adams Commerce Center, today What was once a twinkle in Adams County’s eye—the Adams [...]

Welcoming Summertime Growth

Above: Growth at Adams County Winery This article was published in the Gettysburg Times, July 9, 2015 By Kaycee Kemper Did you know that summer is the season when the majority of children record their biggest growth spurts? This healthy, sunny, green time of year [...]

By |2018-02-19T16:43:36-05:00July 9th, 2015|Adams County, Business Attraction, Business Expansion|

A “First” for Adams County: Manufacturers’ Summit Set for June 19

Above: Daltile is a leader among Adams County’s manufacturers This column was published in the Gettysburg Times, June 11, 2015 By Kaycee Kemper Several years ago when Tyco Electronics closed its East Berlin manufacturing facility, I witnessed first-hand the devastating effects that a major manufacturing [...]

PA: Worldwide Leader

This column appeared in the Gettysburg Times, May 14, 2015 By Kaycee Kemper Pennsylvania has the 22nd largest economy in the world. That’s right—in the world. In fact, if Pennsylvania was a country, it would nearly qualify as a G20 nation, with a gross domestic [...]

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