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October 3rd 2008

Contingent will strive to put Atlanta-trip lessons to work

Prior to last week, the 100-plus participants in the Greater Philadelphia Leadership Exchange probably would have been hard pressed to explain just what the "Atlanta Way" meant. Read More
September 29th 2008

100 Greater Philadelphia Leaders Return Energized from Atlanta Trip

Leadership Exchange a Success as Participants Mull the Future of the Region Read More
September 27th 2008

Sunny optimism from the South

ATLANTA - I'm heading back from three days of "Welcome, y'all." It'll take a while to digest all I heard and saw as part of a 100-member contingent of Philadelphians who visited the City Too Busy to Hate in a leadership exchange arranged by the Economy League of Greater Philadelphia. Read More
September 27th 2008

KYW Weekly Business Commentary by David Thornburgh

Leadership Exchange participant David Thornburgh, Executive Director of the Fels Institute of Government at the Unversity of Pennsylvania, discusses his experience in Atlanta in his weekly business commentary on KYW Newsradio 1060. Read More
September 26th 2008

Atlanta trip will reverberate

Greater Philadelphia is on the cusp of becoming one of the greatest regions in the world. That is, provided that we as citizens, employers, educators, elected officials and thought leaders strive to continuously improve the wonderful assets we have Read More
September 25th 2008

Phila. leaders learning from Atlanta

More than 100 government, business, nonprofit and civic leaders from Philadelphia began soaking in Atlanta's ways on Wednesday, hoping to take a page home on making their own region better. Read More
September 25th 2008

Top Phila civic leaders are in Atlanta hoping to bring back new ideas

A three-day meeting is underway in Atlanta, GA where many of this region’s top civic leaders are hoping to learn how to duplicate the southern city’s successes and avoid its failures. Read More
September 25th 2008

Phila. leaders learn from Atlanta: Day 2

The Greater Philadelphia Leadership Exchange rolled into its second day on Thursday, with Atlanta officials continuing to pull the veil off of their city, warts and all, in an effort to give Philadelphia leaders lessons to take home. Read More
September 22nd 2008

Nearly half of Phila. area cultural groups operate with deficits

A substantial number of the region's cultural organizations are operating with life-threatening deficits, according to a new study by the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance. Read More
September 22nd 2008

With Hopes of Making Philly Better, Nutter Looks to Atlanta

It's off to Atlanta later this week for Mayor Nutter and about 100 other city leaders. They want to look at what that city is doing right, and bring those ideas back to Philadelphia. Read More
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