For Employers

Business and community support matters to the
long-term success of the CentreREADY™ initiative.

CentreREADY™ is a durable initiative designed to meet the long term hiring needs of local and area employers, and in turn, creating a stronger community. Buy-in from the employers and the community is essential to the sustained success of the effort.


There are a number of ways to engage with CentreREADY™:


Add your name to the growing list of business and community supporters. Add the CentreREADY logo to your website and include it in your employment advertising.

wesupport_lgIn doing so, you let potential employees know that you recognize and value their effort to gain proficiency in the core skills you find most desirable.


Speak to students or otherwise share your story as part of organized CentreREADY programming. Interested?


Your investment will directly support and sustain the initative by creating a strong local workforce that will benefit business now and into the future. Learn more.
Email .

Business Supporters

The CBICC and its education and community partners are committed to the long-term success of CentreREADY™. Business supporters pledge to recognize individuals’ efforts to gain proficiency in the core attributes, and value the CentreREADY™ designation. Business supporters are also encouraged to display the CentreREADY™ logo on their website and in their employment advertising.

Add your company, business or organization’s name
to the growing list 
of CentreREADY™ supporters:

Glenn O. Hawbaker, Inc.
FirstQuality Enterprises, Inc.
Goodco Mechanical
Diamondback Truck Covers
eLoop llc
HC ​Hood Co
Hospitality Asset Management Co.
Strawberry Fields Inc.
Kish Bank
H&R Excavating
Mount Nittany Health
Manpower Staffing
HFL Corporation
Central PA Workforce Development
CIU #10
T2B Commercial Interiors
Blaise Alexander
Centre Daily Times
Geisinger Health System
Cintas Corporation
The HR Office
Forever Media
Foxdale Village
Express Employment
College Twp. Industrial Dev. Authority
Schlow Library
Centre County Housing Authority
Morgan Advanced Materials
​Central PA Community Action
Nittany & Bald Eagle Railroad
Lycoming Valley Railroad
Actuated Medical
Ameron Construction
Hotel State College Restaurant & Hospitality
Innovative Manufacturers’ Center
Centre Crest, dba, Centre Care
KADAT Partners, dba, Comfort Keepers
KCF Technologies, Inc.

Email to become a supporter.


Chamber of Business & Industry of Centre County
Bald Eagle Area School District
Bellefonte Area School District
Central Pennsylvania Institute of Science and Technology
PA CareerLink® Centre County
Penns Valley Area School District
Philipsburg-Osceola Area School District
Private Industry Council of the Central Corridor
South Hills School of Business & Technology
State College Area School District