Lehigh Valley

Dr. Kamran Afshar discusses the results of the Kamran Afshar-Greater Chamber of Commerce's survey of Lehigh Valley businesses conducted in July 2016. Joining Dr. Afshar to analyze the results are Bruce Palmer, CPA and shareholder at the accounting firm Buckno, Lisicky & Company, as well as Chad Paul, president and CEO of Ben Franklin Technology Partners.

Kamran Afshar welcomes guests Jennifer Mann, President of JL Mann Consulting, and Christopher Borick, Professor of Political Science at Muhlenberg College, to present a special hour-long edition of Economic Pulse during this week's Lehigh Valley Discourse featuring the results of Kamran Afshar Associates, Inc. quarterly economic review of Lehigh Valley businesses.

(Original air-date: 2/4/2016)

Laurie Siebert, CPA, CFP®, AEP® and her guest, Jeffrey Parks, Executive Director at ArtsQuest Foundation, discuss: “Community Impact” 

Learn about ArtsQuest Foundation at artsquestfoundation.org.

(Original air-date: 12/9/2015)

Dr. Kamran Afshar presents a special edition Lehigh Valley Discourse featuring a roundtable discussion on the results of Kamran Afshar Associates, Inc.'s quarterly economic review of Lehigh Valley businesses. Dr. Afshar welcomes Jack Pfunder, Executive Director of Manufacturing Resource Center, and Tom Demshock, Broker at Fishburn Realty. 

(Original air-date: 11/05/15)

In this special hour-long edition of Economic Pulse, Dr. Kamran Afshar welcomes members of the business community for a roundtable discussion on the results of the quarterly economic review of Lehigh Valley businesses.

(Original air-date: 5/7/2015)

Discover Lehigh Valley is celebrating it's 30th anniversary "building the Lehigh Valley into a bustling leisure and business travel destination while boosting the local economy as the official destination marketing organization for Lehigh and Northampton counties." Michael Stershic, President of Discover Lehigh Valley,  discusses accomplishments and future challenges in the leisure and business travel industry.

(Original air-date 10/16/2014)

Penn State Lehigh Valley Campus offers the only one if its kind Arts Administration four-year major this year.  Elizabeth Rose Flaherty and Kenneth Thigpen Jr. speak with hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle about the special offering as well as other educational art related opportunities.  

(Original air-date 9/22/2014)

Economic Pulse with Kamran Afshar

Sep 29, 2013

In this week's Economic Pulse, Dr. Kamran Afshar gives us a synopsis of the week's economic news, and takes a detailed look at the housing market in the Lehigh Valley. He also gives us insight into important issues to watch in the coming week.  (Original air date September 27, 2013.)

This Week's Economic Pulse

Sep 20, 2013

In this week's Economic Pulse, Dr. Kamran Afshar gives us a synopsis of the week's economic news, and takes a detailed look at trends in the Lehigh Valley, and important issues to watch in the coming week.  (Original air date September 20, 2013.)