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By Elizabeth Paul on May 25, 2016
DesignPhiladelpia Project Assistant Internship This is the perfect position for someone looking to augment their already impressive communications and graphic design portfolio. Knowledge of the Philadelphia design scene and interest in promoting it are important assets, as are experience in reaching audiences through diverse digital communications, including social media. You possess strong copywriting and editing skills, are detail-oriented and organized, are able to meet tight deadlines, and are as comfortable working independently as you are working on a small team. You attend cultural/art/design-related events on a regular basis and are excited about connecting people, places, and things! Primary responsibilities include:... more
By Anonymous on May 17, 2016
Philadelphia (May 2016) -- Wright Commissioning, the Philadelphia region’s only independent building commissioning firm, has been certified as a Minority Business Enterprise by the National Minority Supplier Development Council, Eastern Division. The MBE certification makes the firm eligible for various civic, municipal and government projects. “As a woman and a double minority, I’m pleased with the certification and am hopeful that it will enhance the success of our business,” said Kim Wright, CEO, a Hispanic- and Asian-American. “But it continues to be true that many woman and minority-owned businesses have a long way to go to achieve revenues on par... more
By Anonymous on May 17, 2016
Founded in 1981 by the late William S. Cumby, Sr. and William S. Cumby, Jr., W.S. Cumby, Builders & Construction Managers, is celebrating 35 years of construction excellence in 2016. Now in its 3rd generation, W.S. Cumby is a proud family-owned business with strong family values, regarded for integrity and an unfailing commitment to service which will continue for many more years to come. “We are really excited to be celebrating the milestone of our 35th anniversary this year, said President and Founder, Bill Cumby, Jr., LEED BD+C. It isn’t something my dad and I could have imagined when we... more