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WHO’S MAKING MOVES
WHAT’S AFFECTING STARTUPS
Tax policy [find our previous coverage here]: Councilman Bill Green introduced a bill last week that would tax software companies only on sales made inside the city, we reported this week. Find our analysis here.
WHO’S GETTING BUZZ
Curalate [find our previous coverage here]: The Pinterest analytics firm based in University City won Philebrity’s award for Business of the Year. We’re not bitter at all. (Curalate also won the Philly Geek Award for Startup of the Year.) Also check out Curalate cofounders in the hilarious First Round Capital holiday video, which also features the cofounders of local startup Perceptual Networks and the Monetate team (in a barn).
Monetate [find our previous coverage here]: An infographic by the Conshohocken ecommerce optimization company gets named as one of Econsultancy’s best infographics of 2012. In other news, Monetate cofounder David Bookspan, who also cofounded DreamIt Ventures, gets profiled in Keystone Edge.