Holly K. Pilcavage

Wilkes-Barre Connect

Wilkes-Barre Connect has been featured in an article in the Times Leaders, Luzerne County Business News. Wilkes-Barre Connect is an organization that was founded in 2016 by the Greater Wilkes-Barre Chamber of Commerce. It was developed to help grow small businesses and entrepreneurs in the local area. The article explains that Connect is built on…
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October 31, 2017
Kris Jones

Spotlight Event: Tech Talk

Tech Talk was the theme for the second Wilkes-Barre Connect’s Spotlight event held at the THINK Center in downtown Wilkes-Barre. The featured spotlight speaker for this event was none other than Kris Jones, local entrepreneur and prominent businessman. Jones, the founder of Pepperjam, which he sold in 2009, and ReferLocal, APPEK Mobile Apps, French Girls…
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October 27, 2017
Helen Lavelle

Spotlight Event: Women’s Entrepreneurship

Wilkes-Barre Connect’s first Spotlight event focused on female entrepreneurship in NEPA, hosting three video spotlights and a featured spotlight speaker. Helen Lavelle is the CEO and chief strategist of the Lavelle Strategy Group, an advertising agency based in Scranton and served as the featured speaker for the event. Lavelle gave a passionate speech about her…
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September 28, 2017