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And The Winners Are… The 2012 LVEDC Awards Honor Those Supporting Lehigh Valley’s Economic Development

By LVEDC Staff on October 16, 2012

Thank you to everyone who joined us last Thursday at the State Theatre in Easton for the 2012 LVEDC Awards. We were pleased to honor the following companies and individual for their role in supporting the region’s economic development:

 

  • LVEDC MVP Award – Chuck Stehly
  • LVEDC Partner of the Year – Allentown Economic Development Corporation
  • Urban Project of the Year – ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks
  • 2012 Business Expansion Project of the Year – Coca-Cola Refreshments
  • 2012 New Business Project of the Year – Voltaix

View a slideshow of pictures from the event on our web site here. Attendees will be receiving a short survey about the event in the next day. Please be sure to complete it so we can get your feedback on what you liked, or didn’t like, about the event.

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