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Independence President and CEO Gregory E. Deavens hosts chat with Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney

Photo by Paul Loftland.

Gregory E. Deavens, Independence Blue Cross president and CEO and Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney held a discussion at the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia Mayoral luncheon. The pair addressed the region’s economic future and its challenges with topics including poverty, gun violence, equity, livability, COVID-19 and more.

The luncheon is the largest annual forum for the Mayor to address the region’s business community. More than 1,000 executives, elected officials, business owners, and civic leaders attended.