Business

Neumann offers online networking site

The Center for Leadership at Neumann University has launched a new Facebook group as a central location for small businesses and non-profits who offer essential services — such as restaurants, food providers, retail shops, etc — that are currently offering pick-up or delivery services. Our goal is to connect individuals with those businesses who remain open for ...

 
 

DelCo chamber launches restaurant guide

In response to the COVID-19 outbreak and the significant economic impact it is having on our regional economy, the Delaware County Chamber of Commerce has launched the “Delaware County Guide to Local Carry-Out Establishments” on their website. Developed as a resource for the public to utilize and as a vital marketing tool for these service industry businesses whose ...

 

Business Briefs March 6

• Chadds Ford Business Association members learned a little bit about veterinary dentistry during the group’s March 5 luncheon. Veterinarian Dr. John Lewis hosted the session at his Veterinary Dentistry Specialist office in Pennsbury Township. Lewis told the members that veterinary dentistry began in 1988 and that there are fewer than 200 veterinary dentists in the ...

 

Boost Your Business: Benefits of delegation

Managers are often reluctant to delegate as many believe in the adage that “if you want something done right, you must do it yourself.” Although this may be true in some cases, a core component of leadership is getting work done through others. Why do managers under-delegate? Although the number one reason why most managers under-delegate tasks is the fear of failure ...

 

New digs for Chadds Ford chiropractor

For almost 17 years, Dr. Jim Cesca, of Cesca Family Chiropractic, has been practicing out of the little strip mall just east of Painters Crossing Condominiums in Chadds Ford. This week he officially moved into another office in the Chadds Ford Business Campus. The new office is on the second floor — room 203 — at 1204 Baltimore Pike, the same building as Premier ...

 

Business Briefs Feb. 21

• The next meeting of the Chadds Ford Business Association is noon, Thursday, March 5 at Veterinary Dentistry Specialists at 455 Old Baltimore Pike (site of the former Ten Gallon Winery). Veterinarian John Lewis will introduce his staff and will discuss some interesting canine, feline, and zoo animal cases. The cost for the luncheon is $25 for CFBA members, $35 for ...

 

X Golf now open in Painters Crossing

Eric Miller has heard the line “Golf is a good walk gone bad.” He also understands first-hand that golf can be addictive and agrees there’s some truth to calling his new venture a Chuck E Cheese for golfers. “It really is; that’s a great way to put it,” he said in a recent interview. Formally, however, Miller describes X Golf as an “indoor golf simulator, ...

 

Business Briefs Feb. 14

• The Home 2 Suites by Hilton are up and running in Concord Township. The newest member of the famous hotel chain opened in November but held a formal ribbon-cutting ceremony on Feb. 13. According to General Manager Ryan Greene, the facility at 75 Applied Bank Boulevard near Wegmans, is an extended stay facility with each room having its own full-service kitchen and ...

 

Chief burn surgeon addresses CFBA

The tri-state area is blessed with first-class, top-notch medical care facilities and members of the Chadds Ford Business Association learned that one of those facilities is the Nathan Speare Regional Burn Treatment Center, part of the Crozer Chester Medical Center. They also got a glimpse of the history of the center as well as the history of burn treatment from Dr. ...

 

Business Briefs Feb. 7

• The Kennett Community Grocer will be at the Galer Estate Vineyard and Winery on Sunday, Feb. 9 from 12:30-4 p.m. A representative will be available to answer all of your questions or to sign you up. This event is free and open to the public, but all guests must be of legal drinking age. The Kennett Community Grocer is a member-owned and operated food co-op that ...

 

Business Briefs Jan 31

• Galer Estate Vineyard & Winery of Kennett Square was recently awarded a Gold Medal at the 2020 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition, the largest competition of North American wines in the world. More than 65 judges, representing various North American wine regions, evaluated nearly 6,700 wines from more than 1,000 wineries this year and Galer Estate’s 2018 ...