Allentown Economic Development Corporation

Local and state loan funds help businesses grow

Business owners and entrepreneurs in Allentown have an arsenal of options when it comes to helping their business fund an expansion, upgrade, or other improvement. The teams at Allentown Economic Development Corporation, Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corporation, and the City of Allentown want to help businesses grow and expand in the Queen City. Here is […]

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LightLab finds success thanks to AEDC Enterprise Zone Loan

If you’ve purchased light bulbs in the past few years you might have noticed a small grid printed on its packaging. It’s similar to the ones we’ve become accustomed to on our favorite packaged foods that list calories and service size. Except this chart contains information on energy efficiency, light output, and life span. It’s […]

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PRESS RELEASE: Congressman Charlie Dent Visits Four Allentown Startup Manufacturers

Bridgeworks Enterprise Center Welcomes Congressman Charlie Dent Allentown, Pennsylvania – The Allentown Economic Development Corporation (AEDC) hosted Congressman Charlie Dent (PA-15) on Tuesday, May 26th as he visited four early-stage manufacturing companies at the Bridgeworks Enterprise Center, the small business incubator located on Allentown’s south side. Congressman Dent, working with the Lehigh University Small Business Development […]

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Rise from the Ashes Story of Allentown Incubator Takes Best in Show

AEDC Shares its Expertise at NBIA’s Annual Conference in Denver Denver, Colorado – Anthony Durante, Program Manager for Allentown Economic Development Corporation (AEDC), shared its story of how the organization rebuilt its business incubation program from the ground up with a group of over 50 professionals at the National Business Incubation Association’s (NBIA) Annual Conference […]

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