The Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with The Greater Wilkes-Barre Chamber of Commerce, recently hosted the 2016 Economic Outlook Breakfast at the Four Points Sheraton in Scranton. Jay Bryson, Ph.D., a global economist with Wells Fargo, was this year’s featured speaker. Based in Charlotte, North Carolina, Bryson has published in various academic and economic journals. His comments on the economy regularly appear in the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times and USA Today. He also makes frequent appearances on CNBC and Bloomberg TV. From left, Wico van Genderen, president, The Greater Wilkes-Barre Chamber of Commerce; Bob Durkin, president, The Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce; Bryson and Joseph Boretski, Northeastern Pennsylvania vice president, business banking manager, Wells Fargo Bank.