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Have You Heard About our 10-Week Boot Camp for Business Startups?

The TechCelerator @State College is inviting area entrepreneurs, graduate students, researchers, or anyone with an innovative idea, to participate in their next 10-Week Boot Camp for business startups. This exciting program has already launched more than 34 companies that have raised almost $4M in start-up funding and generated $3M in revenue! If you have a new, tech-based business idea that you’ve been wondering how to commercialize, this Boot Camp is for you. The sessions run for two hours per week, on ten successive Tuesdays, starting March 31, 2015 to June 2, 2015, from 3:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.

THE FINALISTS HAVE BEEN CHOSEN IN BEN FRANKLIN’S BIG IDEA CONTEST!

ERIE, PA – More than 3,100 people have visited Ben Franklin’s landing page since we announced our latest $200,000 BIG IDEA Contest! This year we targeted small manufacturers and entrepreneurs to encourage them to share their new, innovative product or process ideas, and the response was overwhelming. “There’s a lot of entrepreneurial energy in this…

Bio-Tech Company’s Newest Innovation Detects Cancer Stem Cells Sooner

  State College, PA– BioMagnetic Solutions, www.biomagneticsolutions.com has entered the circulating tumor cells (CTC) world with a system that will be able to detect and capture circulating tumor cells (CTC) and cancer stem cells significantly earlier than current technology. “This novel system offers the potential to isolate cancer stem cells and T-cells that can be…

Ben Franklin’s TechCelerator Program Announces Latest $10,000 Winner!

For Immediate Release                         December 11 2014 Ben Franklin’s TechCelerator Program Announces Latest $10,000 Winner! STATE COLLEGE – The Ben Franklin TechCelerator @State College is pleased to announce that a startup company, OurFleet, was awarded $10,000 for their business concept which was presented to a panel of judges on Tuesday evening, December 9, 2014. Doug Carnahan…

If you are a small manufacturer in NWPA you could win a prize package valued at $200,000!

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John Sider Named as Director of Second Stage Capital for Ben Franklin/CNP

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:      November 12, 2014 For further information: Liz Wilson, Director of Marketing Ben Franklin Technology Partners/CNP 814-898-6541 / lizwilson@psu.edu John Sider Named as Director of Second Stage Capital for Ben Franklin/CNP HARRISBURG, PA. Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Central and Northern Pennsylvania www.cnp.benfranklin.org has announced the appointment of John Sider as its Director…

Ben Franklin’s Shale Gas Innovation & Commercialization Center Funding Study Focused on Identifying Opportunities & Issues with Utilizing Natural Gas or Propane as Transportation Fuels

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                   November 4, 2014 For further information: Bill Hall/Executive Director Shale Gas Innovation & Commercialization Center (SGICC) 814-863-4881/ billhall@psu.edu Ben Franklin’s Shale Gas Innovation & Commercialization Center Funding Study Focused on Identifying Opportunities & Issues with Utilizing Natural Gas or Propane as Transportation Fuels STATE COLLEGE, PA – The Shale Gas Innovation…

Ben Franklin Shale Gas Innovation Center Seeking Grant Applicants to Advance New Technologies

For further information: Bill Hall/Executive Director Shale Gas Innovation & Commercialization Center (SGICC) 814-863-4881/ billhall@psu.edu Ben Franklin Shale Gas Innovation Center Seeking Grant Applicants to Advance New Technologies STATE COLLEGE, PA – Ben Franklin’s Shale Gas Innovation & Commercialization Center (www.sgicc.org) is currently seeking companies, entrepreneurs, or university researchers located in the State of PA…

Are You a Small Manufacturer or Entrepreneur with a Big Idea?

You Could Win a Prize Package Valued at $200,000!  Have you been thinking about developing a new, innovative product or process? Then, you need to think about Ben Franklin Technology Partners! Most people either know us from our Business Plan Contests, our affiliation with Penn State University, or because we have been providing investment capital…

GRADUATE OF BF TECHCELERATOR, ATOPTIX LLC, SELECTED AS FINALIST IN $2.25 MILLION NOKIA SENSING XCHALLENGE

State College, Pa. (October 22, 2014)–Atoptix LLC has been selected as a finalist in the $2.25M Nokia Sensing XCHALLENGE, a global competition to develop breakthrough medical sensing technologies that will ultimately enable faster diagnoses and easier personal health monitoring. Atoptix’s smartphone-based optical spectroscopic sensor enables tracking and monitoring of health conditions, effectively bringing “the lab…