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  • Azzur Labs, of Azzur Group LLC is a finalist for Lehigh Valley Business' 2017 Business of the Year award in the Emerging Business of the Year category. 
  • Victaulic announces it's adding 50 jobs at its Fork Township facility and building a new 400,000 sq. ft. facility in Lower Nazareth Township. 
  • Burkholder Heating and Air Conditioning of Emmaus has acquired Bethlehem-based Lande Heating and Air Conditioning. Beginning immediately, Burkholder will takeover service to all of Lande's customers.
  • Jane George has been named the new Executive Director of the ArtsQuest Foundation. She was selected for the position following a national search and is the first full-time executive director in the foundation's history. 
  • Lehigh Carbon Community College establishes scholarship in memory of Byron L. Shoemaker, benefiting full and part-time students from the Allentown and Lehighton areas. In addition, the Student Union at the college's main campus will be renamed in Shoemaker's honor. 
  • Mayor Ed Pawlowski has appointed William Harvey as Director of the Bureau of Building Standards and Safety. 
  • Brynn Buskirk was promoted to Regional Director of Marketing and Sales for Phoebe Ministries and Kendra Leffler was appointed Regional Director of Rehabilitation. 
  • Owners of Mercantile Home in Easton, Ken Jones Jr. and Ron Morris, are now also the owners of Indiemade Craft Market. The market is celebrating its 10 years and will continue to highlight local crafters and artisans.
  • Good Life Advisors has received a $1,357,500 loan from the Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority (PIDA) for its new headquarters on Lancaster Pike in Cumru Township, Berks County.
  • Richard Chang is the new chief of thoracic surgery at Lehigh Valley Health Network. He specializes in using surgical robots to remove patients's tumors of the lung, chest and esophagus.


About The Show

Business Matters with Tony Iannelli, is the region's only local business show on commercial television. Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce President, Tony Iannelli, hosts this weekly program that airs Monday's at 7:30pm on WFMZ-Ch. 69. WFMZ reaches 2.7 million cable, satellite, and over air with antenna households from Hazelton to the Jersey Shore. Business Matters is a half-hour interview show that gets inside the minds of business and community leaders to talk about their successes and challenges, as well as regional public policy issues and world trends. Topics range from legislation affecting the business community (right to work; immigration, prevailing wage...) to community at large issues (gun rights, school vouchers, taxes...). The show has 4 panelists representing two sides of an issue. One-on-One programs with VIP's include U.S. Senators Bob Casey and Pat Toomey, US Secretaries Hillary Clinton, Ray Lahood and PA Governor Tom Corbett...just to name a few!

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