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Christopher Wink

Christopher Wink

Christopher Wink is a cofounder and Editorial Director of Technical.ly, the local technology news network. In that capacity, he is a co-organizer of Philly Tech Week, Baltimore Innovation Week, Delaware Innovation Week and other events that bring smart people together. 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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Why RevZilla just launched a joint venture with a private equity firm business

Feb. 11, 2016 9:26 am

Why RevZilla just launched a joint venture with a private equity firm

The Navy Yard-based motorcycle ecommerce site, with $75 million in 2015 sales, didn't get acquired. They launched a new holding company with a retail specialist that can result in a global footprint.
Why a possible $400M+ acquisition of RevZilla matters business

Feb. 8, 2016 7:46 am

Why a possible $400M+ acquisition of RevZilla matters

An acquisition of the Navy Yard-based ecommerce company would be the city's first big tech exit and one of the region's five largest.
‘We just need to be better storytellers’: Tomorrow Tour on Philly’s startup future business

Feb. 1, 2016 1:00 pm

‘We just need to be better storytellers’: Tomorrow Tour on Philly’s startup future

For the kickoff of the Tomorrow Tour, organized by Technical.ly and Comcast NBCUniversal, Philly was front and center. Here's what we heard.
Our interview with Mayor-elect Jim Kenney civic

Dec. 7, 2015 12:59 pm

Our interview with Mayor-elect Jim Kenney

A month from taking over Philadelphia City Hall, the South Philly native and longtime City Councilman spoke frankly and freely about his view of progressive leadership at Technical.ly's Rise Conference on civic innovation.
3 things to be thankful for in the Philly tech community civic

Nov. 26, 2015 9:53 am

3 things to be thankful for in the Philly tech community

There's work to be done, but we're talking about inclusion, building better businesses and have the attention of city leadership.
Yo, Mayor-Elect Jim Kenney will keynote our Rise civic innovation conference civic

Nov. 23, 2015 11:55 am

Yo, Mayor-Elect Jim Kenney will keynote our Rise civic innovation conference

Come Thursday, Dec. 3 and Friday, Dec. 4 to our Rise conference on civic innovation.
Here are a bunch of events worth hitting up at Delaware Innovation Week creative

Nov. 6, 2015 8:01 am

Here are a bunch of events worth hitting up at Delaware Innovation Week

It's our first event series in Delaware. From coding classes and an entrepreneur bootcamp, come discover what's happening in the First State. #DIW15 starts Nov. 13.
Believe it or not, 16,000+ people watched this video game match Sunday dev

Oct. 19, 2015 12:59 pm

Believe it or not, 16,000+ people watched this video game match Sunday

At this weekend's Fragadelphia Counter-Strike tournament in Philadelphia, a controversial team banned from championship play beat one of continent's best all-female teams. It made for a good story.
Technically Media’s new headquarters will be at the Curtis Center in Old City business

Oct. 12, 2015 10:00 am

Technically Media’s new headquarters will be at the Curtis Center in Old City

The Technical.ly newsroom will be on the 12th floor of 601 Walnut Street by the end of November.
South Jersey’s Kings Hall might be what every small town needs civic

Sep. 14, 2015 9:51 am

South Jersey’s Kings Hall might be what every small town needs

The Haddonfield coworking campus is from a local husband-and-wife team aiming to develop a creative cluster. A trio of anchor tenants are a hedge against the challenges of growing a community of members.

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