On Tuesday, August 12, Join Ben Franklin Technology Partners for a “Get-To-Know Us, Get-Together” in Knowledge Park! While enjoying refreshments ~
Get an update on the availability of local seed money through Ben Franklin’s Investment Programs.
If you need growth capital, come meet Bob Graham with Penn Venture Partners.
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YORK, PA – Do you know what personal information is being captured by games your kids are playing on smartphones or tablets? You might be surprised to find that many popular games capture device information, location, names, birth dates, and more while your child plays.
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STATE COLLEGE, PA – Applications are now being accepted from Pennsylvania-based small businesses, entrepreneurs, or university researchers who have a proposed or commercially available new technological advancement in the EH&S area for the shale gas industry. The application is available at http://www.sgicc.org/sgicc-annual-environmental-health--safety-award.html. Applications will be accepted until August 1, ... (more)
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 19, 2014
Executive Director of Ben Franklin's Shale Gas Innovation and Commercialization Center Named to Prestigious Panel of Judges
STATE COLLEGE, PA – Bill Hall, the Executive Director of the Pennsylvania-based Shale Gas Innovation & Commercialization Center (www.SGICC.org), was recently named a judge for this ... (more)
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 19, 2014
PITTSBURGH, PA –On May 15th in Southpointe, PA, during the 3rd Annual Shale Gas Innovation Contest the following four companies each walked away with a winner’s check for $25,000:
KCF Technologies, Inc. - SmartDiagnostics® wireless system that enables low cost predictive maintenance for rotating O&G Equipment
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For more information: Scott Welsh, Director/Business Developmentemail@example.com/717-304-7844
Ben Franklin Portfolio Company, LignoLink, Receives Phase II SBIR Grant
STATE COLLEGE, PA - Located in Innovation Park, Lignolink, Inc. is developing a patented technology for the genetic modification of crops to enhance digestibility for biofuels feedstock and livestock ... (more)
Linear Acoustic® is the leading authority in multichannel loudness control, upmixing, and distribution solutions for digital television.
See an interview with the three emerging entrepreneurs who recently presented their business plan concepts to a panel of potential investors and industry professionals as the Capstone to the two month Ben Franklin TechCelerator program.
Take a virtual tour of the TechCelerator, a designated, shared workspace located in the HRC-CREDC Business Incubator. Participants receive $1,000 in a seed account to get them started on developing their business plan. Successful candidates who complete the program can compete for $10,000 to jump start their business.
Pro Barrier Engineering LLC is a Pennsylvania-based company that designs and builds anti-terrorism vehicle barriers and provides related perimeter security. (more)
Reclamere is a secure IT asset management company. The company also develops and deploys certified digital data destruction and recovery services. (more)
SoftGenetics, LLC is an established leader in the genetic analysis software market, and has become the world leader in providing effective, biologist friendly, easy-to-use, software tools. (more)
ERIE, PA –NSF International, a public health and safety company that writes standards for food, water, and consumer goods, has given BRL Solutions’ Trick Shot™ an H-1 lubricant rating which approves it for use in food and beverage processing areas. Click here to learn more: BRL NSF Approval
On September 18, 2012, the Center’s Board of Directors approved an investment totaling $370,000 in four companies located in the 32-county footprint served by the program. To learn more, click here: 9-18-12 BFTP/CNP Board Meeting
ERIE, PA — Since the first announcement in March, 2011, regarding the Erie Innovation Fund - a partnership between Ben Franklin Technology Partners (BFTP) and the Erie County Gaming Revenue Authority (ECGRA) - there have been dozens of inquires about how to access this exciting opportunity that provides ... (more)
Web copywriting expert, Holly Buchanan, is sharing her expertise on how to create online content that produces optimal results. Click for more details: Writing for the Web
ERIE, PA — The Erie Innovation Fund, a partnership between the Erie County Gaming Revenue Authority and Ben Franklin Technology Partners, recently invested in two Erie-based start-ups: CE Convergence, LLC and @Home FMS, LLC. (more)
Click here to learn more: Ben Franklin Invests $1.7 Million in PA