Christopher Wink

Christopher Wink

Christopher Wink is a cofounder and Editorial Director of Technical.ly, the local technology news network. Previously, Wink worked for a homeless advocacy nonprofit and was a freelance reporter for a variety of publications. He writes regularly about news innovation and best business practices on his personal blog here. The bicycle commuter loves cities, urban politics and squabbling about neighborhood boundaries.

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5 City Council candidates were invited to talk tech. Here’s what they said civic

Apr. 22, 2015 12:01 pm

5 City Council candidates were invited to talk tech. Here’s what they said

For Philly Tech Week, we brought together Allan Domb, David Oh, Helen Gym, Tom Wyatt and Isaiah Thomas to ask them about economic development, open data and, yes, their favorite apps.
Conrad Benner of @StreetsDept is taking over the @PhillyTechWeek Instagram account creative

Apr. 17, 2015 7:31 am

Conrad Benner of @StreetsDept is taking over the @PhillyTechWeek Instagram account

Philly's most popular street art blogger is upping #PTW15's photo game.
Welcome to Philly Tech Week 2015 presented by Comcast access

Apr. 16, 2015 12:50 pm

Welcome to Philly Tech Week 2015 presented by Comcast

A letter from Technical.ly Editorial Director Christopher Wink.
Women devs are not unicorns, ‘but we still don’t have a herd’ access

Apr. 9, 2015 12:21 pm

Women devs are not unicorns, ‘but we still don’t have a herd’

Much attention is paid nationally to the IT sector's gender and race imbalance. What's being done to fix that was the focus of a session at the 10th annual Emerging Technology for the Enterprise conference.
Read this Philly Mag profile of Technical.ly creative

Apr. 6, 2015 11:21 am

Read this Philly Mag profile of Technical.ly

Read about the Technical.ly founding story ahead of this year's Philly Tech Week, April 17-25.
Our first-ever live podcast recording is tomorrow. It’s going to be pretty cool creative

Mar. 24, 2015 10:02 am

Our first-ever live podcast recording is tomorrow. It’s going to be pretty cool

It's tomorrow, Wednesday, March 25 from 6:00-8:30 p.m., in our offices at 4040 Locust Street in University City.
Why is SAP North America headquartered in Newtown Square? business

Mar. 16, 2015 12:33 pm

Why is SAP North America headquartered in Newtown Square?

Now the third largest software firm in the world, SAP's North American HQ is home to 2,500 employees. Back in the '90s, it was almost the city's first big get for the Navy Yard.
Come to the first-ever Technical.ly Podcast live recording creative

Feb. 26, 2015 8:33 am

Come to the first-ever Technical.ly Podcast live recording

The March 25 event will preview this year's Philly Tech Week, delving into the “Innovation Legacy” of the Philadelphia region and other communities across the country.
Open data, StartUp PHL and 5 other things Philly’s mayoral candidates all agree on civic

Feb. 17, 2015 7:29 am

Open data, StartUp PHL and 5 other things Philly’s mayoral candidates all agree on

Ahead of our Philly Tech Week Mayoral Forum on April 20, we sent out a questionnaire to the candidates. It featured 14 questions — based on feedback from the Philly tech community — on issues shaping the city's innovation ecosystem. Here are their responses.
This is how Philly tech will influence the mayoral election civic

Jan. 28, 2015 12:34 pm

This is how Philly tech will influence the mayoral election

We're hosting the Philly Tech Week Mayoral Forum on Technology, Entrepreneurship and Innovation on April 20, from 5:30-7:30 p.m., at the Free Library. We've also asked the mayoral candidates to fill out this 15-part questionnaire about where they stand on issues important to the Philadelphia technology community.

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