Reception Honoring Gene Barr to Conclude 2024 Economic Forecast and Business Leadership Summit

The PA Chamber Foundation is pleased to announce a reception immediately following the 2024 Economic Forecast and Business Leadership Summit in honor of former PA Chamber President and CEO Gene Barr. The reception will honor Barr for having earned the Central Penn Business Journal’s “Icon Honors” award for his success and leadership while at the helm of the PA Chamber.

The Summit will take place on Thursday, February 22, from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Sheraton Harrisburg Hershey. Please join us for an afternoon of informative and engaging conversations where leading economic prognosticators, political strategists, and business leaders will share valuable information and advice regarding the state and national economic picture, business leadership, and data analytics to help you plan and operate in 2024.

You can see the full event agenda here. Then, stay for the reception congratulating Gene, whose development and execution of the annual Economic Forecast and Business Leadership Summit was among his many accomplishments!

Register for the event here.


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