Business Spotlight

Eat’n Park Hospitality Group: Adapt, Innovate, Move Forward

September 1, 2021 | Lindsay Andrews

The year was 1949. Harry S. Truman was president, Perry Como could be heard crooning on the radio and carhop restaurants were popping up all over the country due to the leading postwar consumer luxury — the automobile. It was at this time that a local businessman and restauranteur, Larry Hatch, brought life to Pittsburgh’s first “Come as you are. Eat in your car.” experience: Eat’n Park.

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American Refining Group: When Preparation Meets Opportunity

June 17, 2021 | Lindsay Andrews

If you can believe it, 2020 was actually a year of incredible progress forged at American Refining Group’s Bradford refinery.

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PA Chamber Members’ Vaccine Efforts a Light at the End of the Tunnel

March 9, 2021 | Lindsay Andrews

Since COVID-19 gripped the world in early 2020, the race was on for an effective vaccine that could combat the virus. While on average it can take years — and sometimes even decades — to develop, test and approve vaccines for public use, the medical research and development community worked around the clock to create a viable vaccine for an illness that has devastated the world and, as of this writing, has sadly led to more than 2.35 million global deaths. Against all odds, the first vaccine against COVID-19 received emergency authorization in December 2020 — less than a year after the virus was first reported in the United States. The PA Chamber is proud to count among our membership companies that have been and continue to be at the forefront of this momentous achievement in our world’s history.

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Calpine Corporation: Powering Pennsylvania Through Clean, Efficient Technologies

September 2, 2020 | Lindsay Andrews

Calpine Corporation is America’s largest generator of electricity -- from natural gas and geothermal resources with robust commercial, industrial and residential retail electric operations in key competitive power markets, including Pennsylvania.  Our clean, efficient, modern and flexible fleet uses advanced technologies to generate power in a low-carbon and environmentally responsible manner. We are uniquely positioned to benefit from the secular trends affecting our industry, including the abundant and affordable supply of clean natural gas, environmental regulation, aging power generation infrastructure and the increasing need for dispatchable power plants to successfully integrate intermittent renewables into the grid.

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Lockheed Martin: Innovating with Purpose, in Pennsylvania and Beyond

February 21, 2020 | Lindsay Andrews

Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that solves the toughest technology challenges for customers around the world.

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