University City Science Center Quorum survey – The University City Science Center‘s Quorum has been around for nearly two years, and the organization is conducting a survey to gauge how the program is doing. Everyone who takes the survey has a chance to win an iPad mini.
Talking Small Business: For startup, pictures are worth more than a thousand words [Philadelphia Daily News] The Daily News does a Q&A with Curalate CEO Apu Gupta.
Artists & Instigators Portfolio Company Startup Health Partners with GE to Accelerate Consumer Health Innovation [Artists & Instigators blog]
WAM Acquired by Triple Point, Edison Exits Supply Chain Solution Leader [press release PDF] Edison Ventures portfolio company WAM, based in Plymouth Meeting, was acquired by Triple Point.
ExecuSpeak Dictionary – Here’s a dictionary for business jargon built by local author Carol Heiberger. Said Heiberger: “Hover over any word and double click… voila! A context-sensitive definition will appear on your screen. If it’s a business term in ExecuSpeak Dictionary (try the word Acronym on the home page), then you’ll see my stuff too.” Heiberger is currently working on a zoning and real estate dictionary.
2013: Year of the Innovator [Region’s Business] Region’s Business does an extensive feature on the local tech scene, talking to Indy Hall cofounder Alex Hillman, Councilman David Oh and more, and profiling various local startup initiatives.
Top 100 Most Social Media Friendly MBA School Rankings for 2013 [Online MBA Page] Penn’s Wharton Business School landed was #3 on this list.
Phew, all mayoral candidates have websites and Twitter accounts now [Links Roundup]
Lockheed Martin got $107M in tax credits to open labs in Camden [Links Roundup]
CyclePhilly nominated for international award [Links Roundup]
How Macquarie blends tech-fueled financial services with global opportunity
URBN CEO Richard Hayne still one of America’s richest [Links Roundup]
Meet Brent Schooley, Twilio’s Philly evangelist [Links Roundup]
Startups: apply to pitch at Forbes’ $400K ‘Pressure Cooker’ [Links Roundup]
This apprenticeship program is opening the door for candidates with nontraditional backgrounds
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