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Independence Blue Cross launching health IT center in Center City business

Feb. 5, 2014 12:30 pm

Independence Blue Cross launching health IT center in Center City

Health insurance company Independence Blue Cross is opening a 5,000 square foot "Center for Healthcare Innovation" at 1700 Market Street.
Seed Philly accelerator in Center City to welcome first startup, OneTwoSee, from Green Village uncategorized

Feb. 15, 2012 11:00 am

Seed Philly accelerator in Center City to welcome first startup, OneTwoSee, from Green Village

The furniture, TVs, whiteboards and beer are now in Seed Philly, so the warm bodies are beginning to follow. The self-styled mission-driven startup accelerator in Center City will officially welcome its first partner company on March 1, says Seed Philly founder Brad Denenberg. That first company, OneTwoSee, which creates TV companion programming for mobile devices, […]
Friday Q & A: Mark Loschiavo, Executive Director of the Baiada Center for Entrepreneurship at Drexel University

Oct. 2, 2009 2:45 pm

Friday Q & A: Mark Loschiavo, Executive Director of the Baiada Center for Entrepreneurship at Drexel University

Mark Loschiavo, Executive Director of the Baiada Center for Entrepreneurship at Drexel University, believes the region’s universities are key to heightening the city’s profile when it comes to entrepreneurship. “Part of our mission is to not only drive entrepreneurship, but entrepreneurial thinking,” he says. Since 2001, The Baida Center has been a business incubator in […]
Drexel boasts tech, with smart grid system and incubator entrants business

Jul. 8, 2009 11:30 am

Drexel boasts tech, with smart grid system and incubator entrants

The City Six school with the computer science cred boasted its tech influence from two different places in big ways in recent weeks. Drexel University is planning on deploying a smart grid system that will provide real-time measurements of location-specific energy outputs across its 65-acre campus in University City, as reported by inTech yesterday. The […]
University City Science Center welcomes three new companies uncategorized

Jun. 10, 2009 8:30 am

University City Science Center welcomes three new companies

Europe’s largest organization for advancing chemical sciences has landed. The Royal Society of Chemistry, which has a worldwide network of members and an international publishing business, needed to set up an East Coast base to continue its expansion. So, RSC and two other organizations, including a second foreign group making their first U.S. home in […]
Profit and conscious with new South Philadelphia incubator business

Jun. 2, 2009 2:30 pm

Profit and conscious with new South Philadelphia incubator

They’re going to incubate profitable good works. That’s much the angle of GoodCompany Ventures, which opened its Philadelphia Naval Yard Business Center offices with a ribbon-cutting ceremony highlighted by appearances from Mayor Michael Nutter and Chuck Lacy, a former president of Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream, yesterday. All the startups they take in will be […]