Harrisburg tech CEO unlocks business potential with new AI platform 

Nearly Human founder and CEO Jamison Rotz finds artificial intelligence-driven solutions for companies seeking to automate complicated processes.



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York barber’s troubled past shapes life as entrepreneur

Didi & Smiling John’s co-owner John Shilling embraces the unconventional path that’s led him to where he is today.

Graham Center for Collaborative Innovation ‘a real difference-maker’ for York College

The Graham Center for Collaborative Innovation will promote collaboration throughout the entire campus on York College’s distinctive focus on experiential learning.

Next generation continues father’s excavating legacy with help of PeoplesBank

When Usner Excavating founder Rodney Usner died in 2019, his children had a choice: sell the business or work together to keep it running.

Muhly & Cedar in Shrewsbury blooms out of pandemic

Jen Lubman’s free spirit and eye for design led her to open her borough shop a little more than a year ago.

New owners at Moonlight Café find their way with help of PeoplesBank

Shaye and Tyler Merryman kept the classic Italian menu exactly the same when they took over Moonlight Café in Dover in May.

McNees Accelerator invites entrepreneurs to apply for free business guidance

The program at York College of Pennsylvania, which provides training to early-stage company owners and people with business ideas, is accepting applications for 2023 until February 15.

Planning perfect days is a dream come true for York Township entrepreneur

Wedding planner and floral designer Leah Barnes has created an interactive playroom for couples preparing for their big day.

Lancaster homeschool mom blends past skills into running Keystone Coffee House

Donna Shenk says the skills she honed while homeschooling her four kids apply to operating her shop inside the Lancaster Amtrak station.

Rebecca and Will Hanlon: Why we started The Founder Beat

The Founder Beat is part of our mission to not just talk about York’s revitalization but to contribute to it.

Podcast: Chelsea Foster, Co-founder of The Grotto

On this episode of The Founder Beat Podcast, we sit down with Chelsea Foster, who helped make The Grotto co-working space come to life in downtown York in 2019.

Mommy In Heels brings a message of self-acceptance to fashion lovers

Fashion influencer Rebecca Wattenschaidt transformed her love of fashion into a career path that didn’t exist until recent years.

York Federal Fellows builds next generation of leaders

One participant said the program gave her more confidence in myself and made her more comfortable taking on emotional and mental challenges.