Ben Franklin Navigator™

The Ben Franklin Navigator™ program provides market-entry assistance for regional, national and international companies.

Leverage a network of resources and experience

Navigator extends Ben Franklin’s Capital, Counsel and Connections to support the growth of companies across our region, through partnerships with regional accelerators, incubators, and shared work spaces.

Navigator supports Ben Franklin’s purpose to create jobs and economic growth by:

• Accelerating technology commercialization

• Supporting start-ups, entrepreneurs, and established manufacturers

• Driving public and private investment

Navigator creates a pipeline of sustainable companies
ready for investment.


Navigator Simplifies and Accelerates

Navigator offers flex space and virtual services that provide:

• A clearer path and soft landing into the Greater Philadelphia area market (US) for non-local, and foreign based companies.

• Market entry services to regional emerging companies to prepare them for investment.

• Complementary services to an established network of regional, non-local, and foreign incubators to help with their portfolio acceleration.

Navigator has been piloted through the CBEI Commercialization Center.

Tentative Upcoming Webinars & Briefings

• The Basics of US Accounting and Bookkeeping

• Strategies for Small and Medium Sized Businesses

• Tips for Relocating your Company and Employees

• Recruiting and Human Resource Best Practices for the US Market

• Structuring a US Subsidiary: Do’s and Don’ts

Free Consultation

To sign up for a free consultation or receive more information, please fill out this form.

Apply to be a Navigator™ Client

To apply as a resident or virtual Ben Franklin Navigator™ client, please fill out this form.


Mark Trabbold