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Roberto Torres

Roberto Torres

Roberto Torres became Technical.ly Lead Philly Reporter in May 2016. Prior, he was a freelance contributor to Technical.ly and Al Dia News. The native Venezuelan moved to Philadelphia in 2015 after reporting on research at his alma mater, the University of Zulia. Whenever he's not fencing deadlines, he can be found standing in line at Overbrook Pizza in West Philly, running Netflix/Hulu marathons with his wife or reading news from Venezuela.

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HealthVerity raised a $10 million Series B business

8 hours ago

HealthVerity raised a $10 million Series B

The health IT company got backing from its Series A investors, plus bicoastal firm Foresite.
Benjamin’s Desk new spot is right by the Divine Lorraine building business

Apr. 25, 2017 12:07 pm

Benjamin’s Desk new spot is right by the Divine Lorraine building

North Broad real estate hype monsters, eat your heart out.
That time ROAR for Good’s Anthony Gold got in trouble with a union boss business

Apr. 25, 2017 10:52 am

That time ROAR for Good’s Anthony Gold got in trouble with a union boss

At 16, Gold was determined to climb the ranks at Acme but a surprise encounter changed his trajectory.
Former US Senate candidate Katie McGinty has entered the VC world business

Apr. 25, 2017 10:36 am

Former US Senate candidate Katie McGinty has entered the VC world

McGinty is now a partner in University City-based Militia Hill Ventures, which focuses on life science companies.
12 Philly designers you should be keeping an eye on creative

Apr. 24, 2017 12:51 pm

12 Philly designers you should be keeping an eye on

From product to UX to industrial, here are some creative minds killing it in Philly's design community.
Bob Moore is the new president of Philly Startup Leaders business

Apr. 24, 2017 10:09 am

Bob Moore is the new president of Philly Startup Leaders

Here's what the new prez aims to accomplish at the organization, which will turn 10 this year.
A Philly startup got picked to help collect leftover food during the NFL Draft business

Apr. 21, 2017 9:21 am

A Philly startup got picked to help collect leftover food during the NFL Draft

It's part of a decades-old push for lowering the environmental impact of events within the NFL.
Cory Popp did a hyperlapse video of Philly (because of course he did) creative

Apr. 21, 2017 7:46 am

Cory Popp did a hyperlapse video of Philly (because of course he did)

“Philadelphia Hyperlapsed” is the latest from the Philly-obsessed videographer.
Meet the 8 startups in the BFTP/VilCap fintech accelerator business

Apr. 20, 2017 10:17 am

Meet the 8 startups in the BFTP/VilCap fintech accelerator

FinPay and FixList — both realLIST honorees — landed a spot on the VilCap Communities program, which is run in partnership with state-backed investment firm Ben Franklin.
Bluecadet set up the interactive expos at the new Museum of the American Revolution creative

Apr. 19, 2017 12:30 pm

Bluecadet set up the interactive expos at the new Museum of the American Revolution

The Fishtown firm has long been working with the Museum. It opens today.

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