Oct. 14, 2014 3:34 pm
Venturef0rth's cofounders said that, due to current ventures, they no longer had enough time to run the incubator.
Jul. 25, 2014 11:44 am
The startups led by Wharton MBAs run the gamut — from offering credit to international students to selling wrinkle-free, women's travel-wear.
Jul. 16, 2014 12:30 pm
Companies participating in DreamIt Health, DreamIt Ventures and the Science Center's Digital Health Accelerator will all call the new center home.
Jul. 15, 2014 9:30 am
It's the fifth class of startups to participate in the incubator, which is backed by a $345,000 Knight Foundation grant. Some of the five startups, which reflect less of the program's previous news media focus, moved in as early as June.
Jul. 3, 2014 12:52 pm
EDSi is hosting nine companies for the six-month program, up from three in its inaugural class. Four of the nine are Philadelphia-based.
Apr. 16, 2014 12:30 pm
The incubator budgeted $600,000 to invest in EDSi's inaugural three startups: Apprennet, Raise Labs and scrible, EDSi CEO Brien Walton said. This number includes the $10,000 that each company received at the beginning of the program, as well as program services.
Feb. 28, 2014 12:30 pm
It builds off the work of Penn's four-year-old UPstart program, which helps faculty and students create businesses, and gives those businesses a physical place to call home. At least one UPstart business is located in the Pennovation Center already: Novapeutics, a diabetes treatment company.
Jan. 13, 2014 11:30 am
The incubator held its first three six-month cycles in 2012 and 2013, backed by a $250,000 Knight Foundation grant. The Knight Foundation re-upped its funding last August, awarding Project Liberty $345,000.
Jan. 7, 2014 9:30 am
Since launching in 2001, the Baiada Institute for Entrepreneurship has been a hub of Drexel tech startup businesses. It has a new incubator inside the new $92 million LeBow building but the same mission for growing the region's ecosystem.
Sep. 23, 2013 8:30 am
Each startup will receive $10,000 upon entering the incubator when it launches in late September and will be able to raise more funding from the incubator's fund after graduation.