Unlocking Philadelphia’s Potential: BCA Speaker Series Delivers Insights from Regions Top Development Moguls

It was a great morning at the Kimmel Cultural Campus. This morning’s BCA Speaker Series featured three of the most influential figures shaping our region. Panelists Leo Addimando, Ron Caplan, and Bill Glazer discussed the dynamic landscape of Philadelphia and its profound impact on businesses across all sectors. From adaptive reuse and innovative urban revitalization projects to the state of office vacancy, our panelists were not shy to share their invaluable perspectives.

A special thank you to David Neff of Neff, for moderating the discussion and helping to make today’s panel a reality.


Today we welcomed three new members to the BCA Family.

Bala Consulting Engineers

Kim Burkert, CEO, and Wesley Lawson, COO
Exclusive category: Engineering – MEP
Bala Consulting Engineers was recommended for membership by Jim Haefele, Haefele Flanagan

JDog Junk Removal and Hauling

Rob Dennis, Owner
Exclusive category: Junk Removal
JDog was was recommended for membership by Alex Archawski, Sales Evolution

JBMP Group

Jon Beaulieu, Owner
Exclusive category: Property Management
JBMP was recommended for membership by Rustin Ohler, HDOarchitecture


Today we welcomed a new Decision Maker, Matt Clark, Clear Channel Outdoor. Congratulations to Matt on his recent promotion to President. On the heels of that promotion, the BCA Board of Advisors approved Matt as the new Decision Maker for the Clear Channel Outdoor BCA Membership.


Today we were honored to presented a $10,000 check to JFRE (The Jewish Federation Real Estate Group). The Donation was made in the name of our three panelists, who all have supported the work JFRE is doing in some capacity.