Vibrant Corporate Sector
Philadelphia is home to many global market leaders and innovative corporations. There are nine fortune 1000 companies headquartered in the city and 330 Fortune 500 companies have a presence in the Philadelphia region.
Thriving Hospitality Sector:
Philadelphia is the fastest growing US destination for international tourists, and its historic and cultural attractions draw millions of visitors each year. An expanded Center City convention center in close proximity to more than 10,000 hotel rooms and hundreds of exciting restaurants make Philadelphia a top travel and meetings market.
Leader in Sustainability
Philadelphia’s extensive public transit network, which is used by a third of the region’s population, includes bus, subway, trolley, and regional rail. Half of downtown residents walk or bike to work, more than any other major American city. Philadelphia is also a leader in energy efficient building, with more than 80 LEED registered residential, office, and retail projects.