On ‘Jobs That Pay’ Tour, Governor Wolf Visits Logistics Plus Inc.

first_img SHARE Email Facebook Twitter August 09, 2017 Economy,  Jobs That Pay,  Press Release Erie, PA – Governor Tom Wolf today visited Logistics Plus, Inc., a worldwide supply chain management company, to meet with employees and view the company’s plans for the expansion of its headquarters in the City of Erie.“It’s exciting to be in Erie touring another thriving company,” said Governor Wolf. “I am committed to supporting the growing business climate in region and love to see first-hand what an innovative company like Logistics Plus has planned for the future.”Coordinated by the Governor’s Action Team, last month, Logistics Plus announced its plans to expand and create 44 new, family-sustaining jobs in Erie. Today, the governor toured the company’s facility and planned expansion site. The expanded facility will allow for the handling of all logistics for clients, from order intake to shipping and installation.“Logistics Plus has grown from a three-person operation in 1996, to a global organization, employing over 130 people in Erie alone. We are grateful to Governor Wolf and the commonwealth for acknowledging our efforts to attract and retain local graduates,” commented Gretchen Seth, Senior VP of International. “Our CEO Jim Berlin calls it the ‘brain gain’.”Logistics Plus Inc. is a worldwide provider of transportation, warehousing, global logistics, and supply chain solutions. Founded in Erie by local entrepreneur Jim Berlin 20 years ago, Logistics Plus employs over 400 people and has been repeatedly recognized as one of the fastest-growing transportation and logistics companies in the country.center_img On ‘Jobs That Pay’ Tour, Governor Wolf Visits Logistics Plus Inc.last_img read more

DD LOCAL – SEARCH ON FOR DRUMKEEN’S FITTEST FAMILY

first_imgSpinning/Circuits/BoxerciseWould you like to get fit or maybe just lose a few pounds? Spinning classes are available mornings and evenings, also circuit training and Boxercise? There is something to suit everyone just give Benny a call on 086 4562271 for details or check out our Facebook page AB Fitness.Coming soon “Drumkeen’s Fittest Family” Drumkeen Community ChildcareEnrolment Evening (ECCE / Playschool places only)Date: Monday 10th March 2014 Time: 7.30pm Venue: Drumkeen Community ChildcareParents are asked to bring the following information; Both child & parent’s PPS number, Copy of Child’s Birth Certificate, Copy of Child’s Immunisation,Authorisation of collection photos (person collecting your child on your behalf)To qualify your child must be no less than 3 years 2 months and no more than 4 years 7 months on September 2014 (children must be born between 2 February 2010 and 30 June 2011). Phone 074 91 49919 for enquiriesDrumkeen Youth ClubYouth Club this Fri 21st Feb 7.30-9.30 pm. Leaders on duty this week Patricia Doherty, Harry Deasley, Geraldine Sweeney. Hoodies now available to those who have paid their €20. This Fri is games night so please remember to bring your board game. Jiving ClassesJiving classes continue in the parish hall every Monday from 9pm-10pm. For more information contact Aaron on 086 2431359.St. Mary’s GAABingo continues in Hall at 8.30 Lotto result KE,DN,CW,KY 1 matched 3 Charlie Kavanagh Townparks Convoy Next Weeks JP €2550 The Annual dinner dance will now be held on 22nd Feb in Jacksons with music by the popular Beef Steak Dancers, tickets €25 and are available from any committee member. The National GAA Draw tickets are now on Sale priced at €10 ALL money goes directly to your Local GAA Club there are great prizes to be won from All-Ireland Football and Hurling packages AND trips to Australia and New York . Ticket sellers from St Marys Club will be calling around the Parish soon. Underage training from 6-7 on Fri Bring €2 and Drink Can all parents please ensure that their child keeps on the Footpath and that they are collected from the Playing Field after each session. A fundamentals course will take place on 21st /22nd Feb and can all coaches /helpers please return their Garda Vetting forms by Friday to Conor or any of the Coaches. Drumkeen Utd FCLotto numbers this week were 04, 08, 09, 16. P Quigley, C/o Mulrines Ballybofey matched 3 numbers and won €100. Next weeks jackpot is €3230. Lotto’s only €2 on sale in Jameson’s Bar Drumkeen Patton’s shop or the clubhouse.Charlie Daly & H-Block Martyrs Sinn Féin Cumann DrumkeenLotto Results 12th Feb 02, 06, 16, 20. No jackpot winner. 1 winner Liam Fullerton, Buncrana. €100 Next weeks jackpot €2,050. Go raibh maith agat.Parish HallAnyone wishing to book the hall should contact Charlie Quinn on 91/34010 or 087 7728608Drumkeen NotesAnyone wishing to have material included for next weekPlease Email: drumkeennotes@gmail.com or text 086 4083625 (Deadline Fri @ 8pm)DD LOCAL – SEARCH ON FOR DRUMKEEN’S FITTEST FAMILY was last modified: February 15th, 2014 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:Drumkeen noteslast_img read more

Why User Entrepreneurs are a Different Breed

first_imgEntrepreneurs that create products out of personal need are unique in many ways. Traditional entrepreneurs are more inclined to focus on profitability versus usability. That’s not to say that traditional entrepreneurship is devoid of personal interest and an attention to usability — because it’s not. Although data shows that approximately 10 percent of startups are founded by user entrepreneurs, their impact on the industry is disproportional, writes Entrepreneur writer Carol Tice.The most easily recognizable case is Sara Blakely, founder of Spanx. Blakely is now the first self-made female billionaire, but before that, she was a user entrepreneur. For more on why user entrepreneurs are a different breed, read the full article by Tice.Related content from OpenView:Regardless of the breed of entrepreneur, almost all entrepreneurs have mastered 10 vital concepts. Read this article from OpenView to find out more about these concepts. Still want to read more about the entrepreneur culture? Find out why it’s not unlike Blackjack by reading this article.AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to PrintPrintShare to EmailEmailShare to MoreAddThislast_img read more