Christopher Wink

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Christopher Wink is a Cofounder, Chief Executive Officer and Publisher 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 and curates a personal monthly newsletter of ideas and links here. The bicycle commuter loves cities, urban politics and squabbling about neighborhood boundaries.

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Technical.ly asks other companies about their racial equity progress. Here’s a look at ours

Jun. 27, 2022 7:10 am

Technical.ly asks other companies about their racial equity progress. Here’s a look at ours

Like many of the employers and companies Technical.ly covers, we've made progress — driven both by global reckonings and our own employees — toward more equitable practices in our coverage and internal operations. But we know there's still work to be done.
What does it take to thrive in Milwaukee — and for Milwaukee to thrive as an innovation hub?

Jun. 22, 2022 1:25 pm

What does it take to thrive in Milwaukee — and for Milwaukee to thrive as an innovation hub?

For growth after stagnation, the Midwest city must both invest in its most established founders and professionals, and develop in-roads for those who want to get there. Individual and organizational collaboration can help.
What does an economic downturn mean for your company?

Jun. 20, 2022 7:30 am

What does an economic downturn mean for your company?

Whatever turmoil we’re heading for, prepare your organization by prioritizing resiliency.
How to build a multigenerational workforce

Jun. 13, 2022 6:15 am

How to build a multigenerational workforce

Engaging everyone outside what economists call the "prime working years" is a win for both your employees and your company, but different groups need different professional support.
How to operationalize your company values

May 31, 2022 7:05 am

How to operationalize your company values

Alongside mission and vision statements, key company values need to be put into practice. Here’s how.
What would a VC bust mean for the rest of us?

May 23, 2022 11:30 am

What would a VC bust mean for the rest of us?

A tech correction is part of pre-recessionary worries.
What happens to Philadelphia’s hard-hit anti-hunger system now?

May 13, 2022 3:31 pm

What happens to Philadelphia’s hard-hit anti-hunger system now?

Two years ago, influential nonprofit Philabundance installed new executive director Loree Jones. Facing surging demand, staff turnover and recessionary fear, a new strategic vision launches next month.
Can a tech hub like Austin survive the overturn of Roe v. Wade?

May 9, 2022 7:15 am

Can a tech hub like Austin survive the overturn of Roe v. Wade?

Increasingly, Americans are moving for politics. Abortion restrictions will challenge tech employers and their employees alike.
Here’s what you can see inside the Philly Tech Week metaverse kickoff

May 6, 2022 10:12 am

Here’s what you can see inside the Philly Tech Week metaverse kickoff

Don't ya wanna check out an NFT gallery inside a virtual Philadelphia Art Museum?
The case for making the unexpected hire

May 2, 2022 7:15 am

The case for making the unexpected hire

Why hiring managers should expand their view of the "right fit."