October 3, 2022
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Wolf Administration Visits Small Companies Throughout Pennsylvania, Highlights Investments Made in Celebration of Small Enterprise Week 


Harrisburg, PA – Division of Group and Financial Growth (DCED) Appearing Secretary Neil Weaver and different DCED executives traveled throughout the commonwealth this week to rejoice Small Enterprise Week by highlighting the investments made by the Wolf Administration in small companies.

“This week I had the pleasure of touring many small companies throughout the commonwealth,” stated Appearing Sec. Weaver. “These small companies are owned by our households, pals, and neighbors, and the impact they’ve on Pennsylvania’s economic system is important. For each $100 spent at a small enterprise, $48 goes again into the native economic system. Greater than 1 million small companies name the commonwealth dwelling, using practically 2.5 million people. The Wolf Administration has made supporting these companies a precedence, and I’m proud to see so a lot of them succeed.”

In Berks County within the Metropolis of Studying, Appearing Sec. Weaver was joined by Mayor Eddie Moran, US Consultant Jim Gerlach, state Consultant Manuel Guzman, and Councilwoman Johanny Cepeda-Freytiz on a strolling tour in downtown Studying. As they visited New Heightz Grocery Retailer, The Nice American Creamery, La Casa Del Chimi Restaurant, Juice Bar, and the American Barber and Magnificence Academy, Appearing Sec. Weaver celebrated the impression these companies have on the town.

“Studying represents the wonderful range of Pennsylvania’s small enterprise neighborhood,” stated Appearing Sec. Weaver. “House owners of all backgrounds are operating companies that span many various sectors and industries. It additionally represents a spot the place small companies are constructing and shaping the neighborhood through which they’re positioned. Every minority-owned enterprise we visited bolstered the message that irrespective of your background, the place you reside, or the way you look, for those who’re a small enterprise proprietor with a can-do spirit, you belong in Pennsylvania.”

In Philadelphia Appearing Sec. Weaver visited Love Metropolis Brewing to spotlight the assets out there to small enterprise homeowners to assist them develop their companies on-line. Over the previous two years, shoppers have accelerated their on-line purchasing habits, making eCommerce a vital income stream for small companies. Appearing Sec. Weaver mentioned the PA Enterprise One-Cease and the Small Enterprise Growth Facilities