Ben Franklin On:
For more than 31 years, our partners at Ben Franklin Technology Partners have been investing in Pennsylvania’s future, providing both early-stage, technology-based firms and established manufacturers with funding, business and technical expertise, and access to a stable of expert resources.

Aug 31

Win big with your BIG IDEA

Calling all budding entrepreneurs, researchers, software developers and existing small businesses in northern and central PA for this annual contest. Winners will earn cash prizes AND business development opportunities.

Keep reading

Sep 13

In the Lehigh Valley, a $1.45 million windfall

Blight removal in Bethlehem, a redeveloped Allentown Metal Works, a master plan for the envisioned Da Vinci Science City in Easton, an expanded business incubator at Lehigh University – all these and more are moving forward thanks to new grants from the BB&T Economic Growth Fund.

Keep reading

Jul 27

State College startup helps turf grow tough

Started while the founder was still a Penn State student, Phospholutions has developed a product that boosts the survival rate of transplanted seedlings, makes them more drought-resistant and reduces the environmental consequences of wasted fertilizer. They're coming to a golf course or playing field near you.

Keep reading

See more articles