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    Early-Stage Companies

    Risk Capital and Commercialization

    We provide critical risk capital and commercialization products to launch and grow technology firms. Our hands-on business development & management consulting are second to none.


    Established Companies

    Risk Capital and Commercialization

    We provide critical risk capital and commercialization products to established companies and manufacturers developing new products and growing through technology innovations.


    Universities & Research

    Technology Development

    We work with university, industry and government partners to develop new technology platforms to meet market needs for enterprise formation and technology growth.



    Fill Technology Pipelines

    We partner with corporations interested in open innovation strategies to gain an understanding of technology priorities and help fill technology pipelines.


    Region & Communities

    Mobilize the Region

    We partner to mobilize the region around the next big idea to grow our economy.


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Jul 16

Project Liberty Welcomes 5th Class!

Untitled-9   Interstate General Media welcomes four new companies to 801 Market Street Headquarters Philadelphia–Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Southeastern Pennsylvania (Ben Franklin) announced the fifth startup company class of the Project Liberty Digital Incubator.  The program is hosted by Interstate General Media (IGM), operated by Ben Franklin, and funded by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. The Project Liberty Digital Incubator is stimulating the establishment and growth of digital media startup companies in the Philadelphia region. Since its launch in ... — Read More

Jul 11

Ben Franklin’s Sidecar Raises 3.1MM in New Venture Capital

Keystone Edge | Elise Vider | July 10, 2014 Philadelphia's Sidecar, an e-commerce startup,is on a roll. The company recently announced that it has raised $3.1 million in funding, led by Osage Venture Partners. They join existing investors such as Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Southeastern Pennsylvania which has invested $485,000 in two rounds. Sidecar claims to be the first big data marketing solution to automate data-driven decisions for e-commerce companies, replacing traditional marketing technologies and agencies, saving countless in-house hours and eliminating wasted ad dollars. The company ... — Read More

Jul 10

FY 2014: Ben Franklin Approved $6.6 Million in 37 Companies

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Jul 30

PA Life Sciences Connect: Networking & Meet Up

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28 14

IMPACT 2014 Capital Conference

*REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! Hosted by Deloitte October 28 & 29 The Ritz-Carlton, Philadelphia and the Crystal Tea Room   — Read More

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