Paige Gross

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Paige Gross joined the Technically Media team as Philly’s lead reporter after spending two years as a breaking news and crime reporter. She’s a graduate of Temple University where she studied journalism and history, and edited the student-run newspaper, The Temple News. Paige loves anything having to do with true crime, cooking or cheesy television shows. She’s currently trying to stop drinking so much coffee, and kind of failing.

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Osage Venture Partners had its most active year ever in 2021. Here’s how the pandemic changed its game plan

May 5, 2022 11:14 am

Osage Venture Partners had its most active year ever in 2021. Here’s how the pandemic changed its game plan

The Bala Cynwyd-based firm has upped its investment deal count and size as it focuses on pandemic-accelerated tech companies, Principal Emily Foote said.
Wildbit just sold two of its products to ActiveCampaign. Its cofounders say they’re taking a break to ‘regroup’

May 4, 2022 4:03 pm

Wildbit just sold two of its products to ActiveCampaign. Its cofounders say they’re taking a break to ‘regroup’

"There are so many reasons that brought us to this decision, but they boil down to a painful yet ultimately liberating realization: We are both ready to move on," Natalie and Chris Nagele said.
What could save the John Coltrane House in Strawberry Mansion? This artist and public historian are betting on NFTs

May 4, 2022 11:58 am

What could save the John Coltrane House in Strawberry Mansion? This artist and public historian are betting on NFTs

Following years of advocacy by Faye Anderson to preserve the ailing home, artist Chris Hytha will support fundraising efforts by hosting a John Coltrane House NFT on OpenSea for auction.
Lehigh University is bringing its first accelerator for early-stage companies to campus

May 3, 2022 5:02 pm

Lehigh University is bringing its first accelerator for early-stage companies to campus

Lehigh Ventures Lab will connect recent university graduates and other area entrepreneurs with resources, capital and mentorship for their ventures. It's hiring for a director now.
Events Roundup: May we welcome you to IRL Philly Tech Week 2022?

May 3, 2022 12:14 pm

Events Roundup: May we welcome you to IRL Philly Tech Week 2022?

Get ready for the dozens of PTW events hosted across the city and online from May 6 though 14. At conferences or panels or networking sessions, we'd be honored to see y'all in person this month.
Sustainability-focused delivery startup The Rounds tries its model in sprawling Atlanta

May 2, 2022 1:42 pm

Sustainability-focused delivery startup The Rounds tries its model in sprawling Atlanta

"A lot of other startups are proving their models work in New York City, but a lot of cities in the country, in fact — most cities in the country — look more like Atlanta than look like New York," cofounder Alexander Torrey said.
Bucks Built is opening applications for its third fund, where 5 startups will get $25K

May 2, 2022 8:35 am

Bucks Built is opening applications for its third fund, where 5 startups will get $25K

Since the Startup Bucks program's start, 10 startups have graduated and raised a collective $6 million in follow-on funding.
Philly’s cybersecurity industry is evolving. Here are the skills needed to combat today’s ‘weaponized’ digital world

Apr. 28, 2022 4:00 pm

Philly’s cybersecurity industry is evolving. Here are the skills needed to combat today’s ‘weaponized’ digital world

With soft skills and people-centered design gaining traction in the cybersecurity field, Philadelphia technologists are ready to take advantage of the growing industry's opportunities. This is where to find them.
Why Houwzer launched this nonprofit fund for low-income, first-time homebuyers

Apr. 28, 2022 11:05 am

Why Houwzer launched this nonprofit fund for low-income, first-time homebuyers

Across Philadelphia, 10 $5,000 grants will be doled out, along with homeownership and homebuying education courses. The program will extend to more cities next year.
Inside CBK Ventures’ first $60K pitch event for underrepresented tech founders

Apr. 27, 2022 5:23 pm

Inside CBK Ventures’ first $60K pitch event for underrepresented tech founders

Tribaja founder Shannon Morales walked away with $25,000 in winnings as she kicks off a venture capital raise this year.