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Philly saw $1.47B in VC deals in 2020, a leading year despite the pandemic

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Philly saw $1.47B in VC deals in 2020, a leading year despite the pandemic

The region followed a national trend of seeing fewer, but larger investments.
Center City’s Amino Payments acquired, will retire the brand in deal with Integral Ad Science

Jan. 15, 2021 1:11 pm

Center City’s Amino Payments acquired, will retire the brand in deal with Integral Ad Science

The two companies, both of which were cofounded by Will Luttrell, began working on a digital advertising product together in April 2020.
NextFab is opening its virtual artisan accelerator to non-member entrepreneurs looking to gain ecommerce skills

Jan. 14, 2021 1:18 pm

NextFab is opening its virtual artisan accelerator to non-member entrepreneurs looking to gain ecommerce skills

The free, eight-week program will run from March to May of this year.
University City Science Center is launching a new program for first-time entrepreneurs

Jan. 14, 2021 9:29 am

University City Science Center is launching a new program for first-time entrepreneurs

The free OnRamp program will increase accessibility to education and opportunities for a wide cross section of Philly founders.
Digital behavioral intelligence startup ForMotiv raised $1M after big 2020 growth

Jan. 13, 2021 2:12 pm

Digital behavioral intelligence startup ForMotiv raised $1M after big 2020 growth

A big reason ForMotiv is growing so fast: “COVID has definitely served as the digital transformation accelerator for the financial services industry."
Mental health tech company NeuroFlow raised a $20M Series B amid pandemic growth

Jan. 13, 2021 10:37 am

Mental health tech company NeuroFlow raised a $20M Series B amid pandemic growth

The firm led by CEO Chris Molaro plans to grow its team as digital mental health solutions remain top of mind in the pandemic.
Far-right social network Gab has ties to Philly’s startup scene. Here’s what we know about its time here

Jan. 12, 2021 3:46 pm

Far-right social network Gab has ties to Philly’s startup scene. Here’s what we know about its time here

Founder Andrew Torba's first startup, Kuhcoon, was founded in Philly, and Gab once listed a Center City WeWork as its headquarters.
Barley Sober app founder Rohan Brown: ‘There’s no way hospitality comes back without adopting tech’

Jan. 11, 2021 2:22 pm

Barley Sober app founder Rohan Brown: ‘There’s no way hospitality comes back without adopting tech’

Brown wants to make it easier for customers to order from bars and restaurants, and has his sights set on post-pandemic innovation.
Philly’s getting its own ‘Shark Tank’-like show premiering on Amazon Prime this month

Jan. 8, 2021 1:00 pm

Philly’s getting its own ‘Shark Tank’-like show premiering on Amazon Prime this month

Peep local spots as "Wolf PAC of Philadelphia" will invest in and mentor local startup leaders in this upcoming streaming series.
Born in the pandemic, delivery startup Best By Supply is bringing food wholesale to consumers

Jan. 7, 2021 1:34 pm

Born in the pandemic, delivery startup Best By Supply is bringing food wholesale to consumers

South Jersey-based founder and recent college grad Max Levin said he's experimenting with the business model amid the pandemic.

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