Join Our Regional Coalition; Become an LVEDC Investor

Investments in LVEDC make it possible to market the region’s economic assets.  Now more than ever, support from investors is essential. Your support will enable LVEDC to launch new and evolving strategies that attract and retain employers and talent. It will enhance the partnerships that have propelled the Lehigh Valley to a place of national recognition.

These successes, which include more than 50 business attraction or expansion projects in 2021, our growing population in the 18-to-34 age group, national recognition of the region’s economic successes in such publications as The New York Times, and the growth of a new Made Possible in Lehigh Valley initiative, are featured in LVEDC’s 2021 Annual Report.

To join the regional coalition of more than 125 companies and organizations that invest LVEDC, view the 2022 Investor Opportunities brochure or fill out the short form at the bottom of the page to speak with our staff and learn more.

The companies listed below are partners in the regional coalition for economic development. We encourage you to join them by becoming an LVEDC investor. For more information about how to become one, fill out the form at the bottom of this page and a member of our staff will be in touch with you.

  • AblePay Health
  • Adams Outdoor Advertising
  • ArtsQuest
  • Computer Aid
  • Crayola
  • DeSales University
  • Embassy Bank for the Lehigh Valley
  • EthoSource
  • Feinberg Real Estate Advisors
  • HNL Lab Medicine
  • Hospital Central Services
  • Jaindl Land Development
  • JM Uliana & Associates
  • Lafayette College
  • Lee & Associates of Eastern PA
  • Lehigh Carbon Community College
  • Lehigh Valley Plastics
  • Mericle Commercial Real Estate Services
  • MKSD architects
  • Moravian University
  • New Tripoli Bank
  • Northampton Community College
  • Penn State Lehigh Valley
  • Peron Development
  • Provident Bank
  • QNB Bank
  • Quandel Construction Group
  • Richard G. Larson
  • Serfass Construction
  • Service Electric Cable TV and Communications
  • SVN | Imperial Realty
  • Univest Financial Corporation
  • Life Sciences Pennsylvania
  • Albarell Electric
  • Barry Isett & Associates
  • Blue Rock Construction
  • Borton-Lawson
  • Buckno Lisicky & Company
  • Burkholder’s Heating & Air Conditioning Inc.
  • Burns Mechanical
  • D’Huy Engineering
  • Fedetz & Martin Associates PC
  • Hanover Engineering Associates
  • Hanover Township – Lehigh County
  • Horwith Trucks
  • JCS Professional Staffing
  • Joshi Hotel Group
  • Just Born
  • Kelly Automotive Group
  • Klunk & Millan Advertising
  • Kressler, Wolff & Miller
  • Langan Engineering & Environmental Services
  • Lehigh Career & Technical Institute
  • Lehigh County Authority
  • Lehigh Valley Industrial Park
  • Lehigh Valley Rail Management
  • Manufacturers Resource Center
  • Martin Guitar
  • Michael Baker International
  • Muhlenberg College
  • Nacci Printing
  • NAI Summit
  • O’Brien’s Moving & Storage
  • RLB Accountants
  • SAGE Design-Build
  • Ultra-Poly Corporation
  • Witmer Group


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In the 21st Century global economy, most businesses can choose any of the 50 states or 191 countries in the world. The Lehigh Valley has the assets, quality of life, location, workforce and infrastructure to compete in this global marketplace. We need you to help us grow our economy—and in turn—your customer base. Your investment enables LVEDC to market our community to those who shape opinions and make decisions about site selection, corporation locations, where to start and where to grow companies.

Lehigh ValleyQuick Facts

By the Numbers
$43.3 Billion

2020 Gross Domestic Product

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City Center Lehigh Valley
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10.6% of Labor Force
Employed in Manufacturing

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Lehigh Valley Health Network
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$3.8 Billion

Exports in 2019

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Air Products
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Lehigh Valley Electricians
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Median Household Income

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PPL Electric Utilities
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Labor Force

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26.6% of Labor Force
Employed in "Eds & Meds" sectors

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Technology Patents

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Mack Trucks
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Magestic Realty Co
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14% of the total community college degrees awarded in PA

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Wells Fargo
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$7.1 Billion

Manufacturing Contribution to GDP

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69th largest metropolitan area in the U.S. by population

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Key Bank
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10,754 degrees awarded by Lehigh Valley colleges (2017-18 academic year)

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St. Lukes University Health Network
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82,270 employed in "Eds & Meds" sectors

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Population between ages 18 and 34

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