Nominations Are Now Open for Business Excellence Awards
We are excited to announce that nominations are now open for our first-ever Business Excellence Awards. Every day, we see our members creating change and building business in our region, so we want to take the opportunity to recognize the leadership and work being done in our community to foster economic development through LGBT business equality. Nominations for these four awards - Advocate of the Year, Certified Business of the Year, Corporate Partner of the Year, and Member of the Year - are available now and are due by close of business Monday, October 29, 2018. Awardees will be announced in November, and will be honored at our Annual Dinner on January 25, 2019, at the Hilton Harrisburg. Nominate your business or your peers today to celebrate all we've achieved in Central PA!
Keystone Business Alliance Welcomes Tony Crerand to Board of Directors
Tony Crerand, Regional Director of Operations for Penn Medicine/Lancaster General Health, was appointed to the Keystone Business Alliance Board of Directors at the chamber's July board meeting. In his role with Penn Medicine/Lancaster General Health, Tony oversees the operations of primary care facilities as well as ambulatory, laboratory, physical therapy, imaging and other ancillary services and administrative functions for the health system. Tony partners with physician leaders and other senior executives to strategically plan for the addition of health care facilities and services across the community, with a particular focus on outreach to underserved populations.
After spending nearly 15 years working in health care practice management, marketing and human resources in the for-profit and not-for-profit sectors, Tony's real passion is in his current role where he gets to marry his business acumen with his servant leader mindset to provide access to health care services for all people.
A native of York, PA, Tony holds a BS in business, majoring in pharmaceutical marketing with a finance minor from St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia, PA and earned his MBA from York College of Pennsylvania. He resides in downtown Lancaster with his fiancé, Bill Cook and their 3 year old beagle, Cooper, where they are currently planning their New Year’s Eve, 2018 wedding.