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 40 business attraction or expansion projects in 2020, 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 2020 Annual Report.

To join the regional coalition of more than 125 companies and organizations that invest LVEDC, view the 2021 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.

  • SEEDCOPA
  • Freshpet
  • AblePay Health
  • Allied Personnel Services
  • Alvin H. Butz, Inc.
  • BSI Corporate Benefits
  • DeSales University
  • Embassy Bank for the Lehigh Valley
  • Feinberg Real Estate Advisors
  • First Commonwealth Federal Credit Union
  • Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network
  • Hospital Central Services
  • Iota Communications
  • Jaindl Land Development
  • JM Uliana & Associates
  • Lee & Associates of Eastern PA
  • Lehigh Carbon Community College
  • MKSD architects
  • Moravian College
  • New Tripoli Bank
  • Northampton Community College
  • Penn State Lehigh Valley
  • Provident Bank
  • QNB Bank
  • Univest Financial
  • VfD Technologies
  • Mericle Commercial Real Estate Services
  • Life Sciences Pennsylvania
  • Baker Tilly
  • Albarell Electric
  • BerkOne
  • Bohler Engineering
  • Buckno Lisicky & Company
  • Compass Point Consulting
  • D’Huy Engineering
  • EarthRes Group
  • Easton Area Industrial Land Development Corporation
  • Express Employment Professionals of Northampton County
  • Fedetz & Martin Associates PC
  • Hanover Township – Lehigh County
  • Hotel Bethlehem
  • Ironton Telephone Company
  • Just Born
  • Kelly Automotive Group
  • Kitchen Magic
  • Klunk & Millan Advertising
  • Lehigh Career & Technical Institute
  • Lehigh Valley Industrial Park
  • Lehigh Valley Rail Management
  • Manufacturers Resource Center
  • Martin Guitar
  • Michael Baker International
  • Moonstone Environmental
  • Nacci Printing
  • NAI Summit
  • North Star Construction Management
  • O’Brien’s Moving & Storage
  • Ott Consulting
  • RETTEW
  • RLB Accountants
  • SAGE Design-Build
  • SVN | Imperial Realty
  • Terraform Engineering
  • Ultra-Poly Corporation
  • Wind Gap Electric
  • Worthington Energy Innovations

 

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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
$41.2 Billion

2018 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
By the Numbers
$3.8 Billion

Exports in 2019

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Air Products
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Lehigh Valley Electricians
By the Numbers
$65,119

Median Household Income

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PPL Electric Utilities
By the Numbers
672,907

Population

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Olympus
By the Numbers
358,000

Labor Force

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26.1% of Labor Force
Employed in "Eds & Meds" sectors

By the Numbers
5,073

Technology Patents

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

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Wells Fargo
By the Numbers
$7.3 Billion

Manufacturing Contribution to GDP

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BB&T
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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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85,000 employed in "Eds & Meds" sectors

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149,000

Population between ages 18 and 34

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