Lancaster City Merchant Meeting Minutes
September 21, 2022 – 8:30 am
The Ware Center – Binns Room
38 in attendance
Marshall Snively welcomed everyone to the meeting. He was pleased to remind everyone that our Lancaster City Merchant Mixer would return after an absence of two years. He hopes all will join him on the beautiful new Imperial Terrace at The Holiday Inn Lancaster on Thursday, September 22, from 5:30 until 7:00 p.m. There will be a beautiful small plate buffet courtesy of our hosts at Holiday Inn Lancaster. The first well-drinks cocktail, house wine or beer, complements Lancaster City Alliance. Please RSVP to let us know you plan to attend at email@example.com
Marshall thanked our Legacy Sponsors for their generous support, which makes these meetings possible, along with our Visionary Sponsors listed on the agenda. Dave Aichele thanked our community partner Millersville University at The Ware Center, for providing this wonderful meeting space and Colonial Parking for providing parking vouchers for free parking in the lot across from The Ware Center. Discover Lancaster sponsors our monthly meetings, another way to demonstrate their commitment to promoting the City’s small businesses.
Kathlene Sullivan introduced Johnny Roberts, Business & Market Development Director at Isaac’s Craft Kitchen & Brewery – A New Kind of Isaac’s! Learn more about this exciting rebranding here.
Marshall Snively introduced Teke Drummond, Director of Corporate Partnerships, Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health, to present the innovative healthcare experience offered by Penn Medicine Health Works. Learn more about this convenient and affordable access to primary care available to small business owners (including solopreneurs) here.
View the full presentation here.
For more information or a tour of the Queen Street Clinic, contact:
Dan Kirchner, Employer Health Liaison, Penn Medicine Health Works firstname.lastname@example.org
MIM Committee Report
Kathlene Sullivan was pleased to report that Ed Harris, Discover Lancaster’s CEO, will deliver the special presentation at the October Merchant Meeting. Our Member Spotlight will be on the Central Market Trust. We will learn more about this organization, that is the trusted steward of Lancaster Central Market, from the Executive Director, Melissa Siwiec, and Manager of Community Engagement, Kathy Wachsman
Marshall Snively thanked everyone for attending and hopes to see everyone at the Merchant Mixer on Thursday, September 22.
Next Merchant Meeting –October 19, 2022 – The Ware Center
Please let us know the Anniversary of your business by completing
the following short survey.
Add value to your business with Downtown Dollars Gift Certificates! Merchants interested in participating in the program should contact Lancaster City Alliance via email at email@example.com or by calling 717.394.0783.
As a non-profit organization, the Lancaster City Alliance relies on the commitment of our generous corporate sponsors. Our 17 Visionary Sponsors demonstrate their commitment to the City’s collective good through their contribution to the Lancaster City Alliance. Thank you to Baker Tilly, Barley Snyder, City of Lancaster, Discover Lancaster, Ecklin Development, Irex Contracting Group, Lancaster County Solid Waste Management Authority, Murray, Orrstown Bank, PNC Financial Services, PPL Electric Utilities, The M&T Charitable Foundation, S&T Bank, UGI Utilities, Inc., Warehouse District, Willow Valley Communities, and Woodstream.