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Congratulations to the 2015 Greater Pittsburgh ATHENA Award Finalists

Spilman Marcellus News 21 Aug 2015 | 11:55 AM

We would like to congratulate the 2015 Greater Pittsburgh ATHENA Award finalists and the Young Professional Award recipients! The ATHENA Awards recognizes exceptional women who demonstrate excellence in their profession, contribute to their community and help other women to succeed through … Continue reading

Best Place to Live in the Northeast is………

Spilman Marcellus News 19 Aug 2015 | 1:38 PM

Pittsburgh.  According to Money Magazine, Pittsburgh’s two universities – University of Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon – help draw high technology companies. And that draw is exactly why people are finding Pittsburgh THE place to live right now. Pittsburgh has focused … Continue reading

Pittsburgh – The Newest Hot Spot?

Spilman Marcellus News 28 Jul 2015 | 1:09 PM

As we’ve discussed in past posts, Pittsburgh has been the focus of many news reports as the new “it” place for destinations. These aren’t just small unknown publications that have let everyone in on the secret. The New York Times … Continue reading

We Still Have Some Summer Left….Visit Pittsburgh!

Spilman Marcellus News 17 Jul 2015 | 3:26 PM

Recently, The Washington Post featured Pittsburgh as one of the top travel destinations to consider this summer. Why? Natural beauty, urban quirkiness and proximity were the top reasons. If you haven’t visited Pittsburgh, you really should. We know it’s a great … Continue reading

Dear Foodies…..Pittsburgh is Where You Belong

Spilman Marcellus News 24 Jun 2015 | 1:50 PM

NerdWallet.com has ranked Pittsburgh as one of the top 10 best cities in the country for foodies. Pittsburgh, obtaining ninth place, ranked ahead of New York City and behind Anchorage, Alaska when evaluating cities with a population of at least 300,000. … Continue reading

Pittsburgh Another Top 10 – Ranking High with Living Wage Jobs

Spilman Marcellus News 01 Jun 2015 | 3:43 PM

According to CareerBuilder.com, Pittsburgh has done very well over the past few years with high paying jobs. Between 2010 and 2014, Pittsburgh ranked as one of the top 10 cities with the highest growth in “living wage positions.”  Federal standards, … Continue reading

BOSS Controls and Energy Efficiency Devices – Pittsburgh Leading the Way

Spilman Marcellus News 18 May 2015 | 8:52 PM

Is it possible to optimize the human experience with autonomous energy efficiency and demand response load shedding? The City of Pittsburgh, BOSS Controls, Carnegie Mellon University and others are proving it is a reality at the Global City Teams Challenge … Continue reading

Riverfront Parks and Economic Development – Pittsburgh Style

Spilman Marcellus News 08 May 2015 | 8:50 PM

Sasaki Associate, a Massachusetts-based architectural and planning firm, recently completed a study that found the $130 million invested in the 13-mile Three Rivers Park in Pittsburgh has helped to produce nearly $4.1 billion in development. The study also found that property … Continue reading

SuperVision Comes to Pittsburgh

Spilman Marcellus News 14 Apr 2015 | 1:03 PM

You know employees are your most valuable asset, but what does that mean in practical terms? As the employer’s market of the past several years remains in flux, what can you do to ensure you attract and retain the best … Continue reading

Pittsburgh Places a Good Bet on March Madness

Spilman Marcellus News 18 Mar 2015 | 1:04 PM

According to VisitPittsburgh, the city can expect to see $7 million in direct spending during March Madness. The Consol Energy Center is hosting the second and third rounds of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship games this weekend. Approximately 18,000 people are … Continue reading

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