DiscoverNEPA.com – Regional Live, Work, and Play Initiative Launches

DiscoverNEPA.com is a multimedia initiative designed to promote Northeastern Pennsylvania as one of America’s best places to live, work, and play. It is a comprehensive community resource where locals and visitors alike can explore all of NEPA’s top-notch amenities, restaurants, and activities.

Robert K. Mericle, founder of Mericle Commercial Real Estate Services, the region’s largest full-service real estate company, believes the NEPA region is full of potential. With DiscoverNEPA.com, he envisions Northeastern Pennsylvania’s 10 counties working together to build an enduring legacy as a business-friendly region with a talented, knowledgeable, and ready-to-go workforce. Continue reading…


CenterPoint Job Fair Introduces High School Seniors to Local Employers

Hundreds of local high school seniors recently had a chance to rub elbows with Northeastern Pennsylvania employers seeking to fill open positions.

Seniors from Pittston Area High School, Wyoming Area Secondary Center, Wilkes-Barre Area Career & Technical Center and West Side Career & Technology Center had one-on-one meetings with more than 20 employers at the inaugural CenterPoint Job Fair for High School Seniors held at 159 CenterPoint Boulevard on May 3rd. Continue reading…


Mericle Developing Two-Building Project at 200 Technology Drive

Steel is rising on two 434,000 square foot bulk industrial buildings at 200 Technology Drive in CenterPoint Commerce & Trade Park East near Pittston, PA.  Project developer Mericle Commercial Real Estate Services reports the buildings will be ready for tenants by the fall of 2018. This unique two-building construction project is expected to help Northeastern Pennsylvania land as many as four large industrial tenants. Continue reading…


Mericle Construction, Inc. Receives Top Honor from Butler Manufacturing™

Mericle Construction Inc., a builder of industrial and office space headquartered in Plains Township, Pennsylvania near Wilkes-Barre, has been named the North American Volume Builder of the Year by Butler Manufacturing™. This award celebrates the Butler Builder® that completes the most sales of Butler buildings during the calendar year.

The award was presented to Mericle President Robert Mericle, Chief Operating Officer Lew Sebia, Senior Vice President Bryan McManus, and Vice President of Construction Bob Gavlick during March ceremonies at the 2018 Butler Builder® Sales Meeting held in Kansas City, Missouri.  Continue reading…


77 Reasons to Celebrate: Mericle Tenants & Employees join forces to support USMC Toys for Tots

More than 77 locations participated in this year’s Mericle + Marine Corps Toys for Tots Challenge organized by Mericle Commercial Real Estate Services to support the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve’s annual Toys for Tots campaign.

For 20 years, Mericle has donated warehouse space to the Toys for Tots campaign. In 2013, Mericle heard the Marine Corps when it said it needed more toys to meet the growing demand for holiday gifts for disadvantaged families throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania. Mericle invited its tenants to help by collecting toys and other gifts at their places of business. Continue reading…


Dodgeball Tournament at Sky Zone Aids Toys for Tots Effort

More than 100 people were on hand at Sky Zone Pittston in CenterPoint Commerce & Trade Park West to face off on the court for glow-in-the-dark dodgeball. The “Semper Fly” event was organized by Mericle Commercial Real Estate Services to support the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve’s annual Toys for Tots campaign.

The event included participation by 15 teams, comprised of members of the Marine Corps and employees of Mericle and its tenants. Continue reading…


Steel Rising on 520,000 Square Foot Mericle Industrial Building

Mericle Commercial Real Estate Services has begun constructing a 520,000 square foot industrial building on speculation in CenterPoint Commerce & Trade Park East in Pittston Township, Pennsylvania.

Steel erection is underway on the 104 acre site at 460 Research Drive in the Phase IIB section of the park. The 520’ x 1000’ building can be expanded to 780,000 square feet and will be ready for tenants by mid-2017. Continue reading…


Illinois Packaging Company to Open Major Distribution Center in Humboldt Industrial Park

The Packaging Wholesalers, one of the nation’s largest suppliers of packaging materials to the supply chain industry, has announced plans to open a distribution center in 293,493 square feet of industrial space at 63 Green Mountain Road in Humboldt Industrial Park, East Union Township, near Hazleton. Continue reading…


Quietflex Expands into Larger Manufacturing Space in CenterPoint East

Quietflex, a manufacturer of flexible duct for the HVAC industry and fiberglass blanket applications for the automotive, natural gas and construction industries, has expanded its manufacturing operation within CenterPoint Commerce & Trade Park East.

A ribbon cutting ceremony was held on July 13 at the company’s new location at 220 Research Drive in Jenkins Township, Luzerne County. Continue reading…