Momentum Magazine October 2018 Edition - Page 3

CHAMBER NEWS Skills in Scranton recently presented a check to Valley View High School for its Virtual Business Program through Virtual Enterprises International. The Chamber hosted a Regional Mixer in partnership with the Greater Wilkes-Barre Chamber of Commerce at The Woodlands. The Chamber hosted a Meet Up for Lunch at Food & Fire BBQ Taphouse in Moosic. The Chamber hosted an event with Dr. Lauren Hazzouri focused on overcoming “Imposter Syndrome.” The Chamber hosted an orientation for new board members. Amy Luyster Promoted to Vice President Amy S. Luyster has been promoted to the position of Vice President of The Scranton Plan, effective September 1. Ms. Luyster joined The Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce in 1998 and is responsible for the coordination and implementation of marketing strategies for The Scranton Plan and providing site location and fi nancial assistance to fi rms interested in moving to or expanding within Lackawanna County. In her new role, she will also assume oversight of all workforce aspects of the Chamber’s industrial/economic development operations – including Skills in Scranton. She will also join the Chamber’s Staff Management Committee. • 3