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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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The end of Indy Hall’s ‘weird year’ business

Aug. 8, 2016 1:00 pm

The end of Indy Hall’s ‘weird year’

Fourteen months ago, founder Alex Hillman said the future location of the Old City coworking powerhouse was in question. Last week, he unveiled the answer.
A look back at the sixth Philly Tech Week access

Jul. 15, 2016 10:26 am

A look back at the sixth Philly Tech Week

Philly Tech Week 2016 presented by Comcast was big, but also small. Here are the themes that emerged, plus a list of press hits.
Listen to RJMetrics CEO Bob Moore explain the ‘painful’ decision to lay off 25 people business

May 31, 2016 7:58 am

Listen to RJMetrics CEO Bob Moore explain the ‘painful’ decision to lay off 25 people

A cofounder of the much-hyped Center City startup spoke at Philly Tech Week's #Failfest. It's still a “fresh wound,” Moore said of the February layoffs.
RJMetrics just announced 25 layoffs in sales and sales support business

Feb. 16, 2016 4:00 pm

RJMetrics just announced 25 layoffs in sales and sales support

That represents more than 20 percent of the company's workforce. CEO Bob Moore says it's about staff realignment, not a sign of trouble.
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.

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