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YOUR “BIG IDEA” COULD WIN YOU UP TO $50,000!

LANCASTER, PA – Why Should You Enter Ben Franklin’s BIG IDEA Contest? Because you want to WIN!  The prize money will be a great way to put some cash into your startup. However, the business mentoring, networking opportunities, and feedback from experts are often just as valuable as the cash. If you’ve been thinking about…

YOUR “BIG IDEA” COULD WIN YOU UP TO $50,000!

LANCASTER, PA – Why Should You Enter Ben Franklin’s BIG IDEA Contest? Because you want to WIN!  The prize money will be a great way to put some cash into your startup. However, the business mentoring, networking opportunities, and feedback from experts are often just as valuable as the cash. If you’ve been thinking about…

Central PA Company Seeks a CEO

This is a confidential posting for a portfolio company in the Ben Franklin Technology PArtners network. Ben Franklin is an early stage investor that invests both money and business support resources in the success of our portfolio companies. Our portfolio companies, like this firm, offer career opportunities in entrepreneurial startups throughout much of Pennsylvania.  Ben…

Are You a Mechanical Engineer?

This is a confidential posting for a portfolio company in the Ben Franklin Technology PArtners network. Ben Franklin is an early stage investor that invests both money and business support resources in the success of our portfolio companies. Our portfolio companies, like this firm, offer career opportunities in entrepreneurial startups throughout much of Pennsylvania.  Ben…

Lojic LLC is Looking for a Junior Developer

Lojic, LLC is a portfolio company in the Ben Franklin Technology PArtners network. Ben Franklin is an early stage investor that invests both money and business support resources in the success of our portfolio companies. Our portfolio companies, like Lojic, LLC, offer career opportunities in entrepreneurial startups throughout much of Pennsylvania.  Ben Franklin Technology Partners…

BEN FRANKLIN FUNDING AWARDED TO FIVE PA STARTUPS

STATE COLLEGE, PA – Are you developing a new, innovative product, process, or software application? Every year, dozens of PA startups get their start with Ben Franklin Technology Partners. The largest early-stage investor in the region, Ben Franklin provides startup funding to emerging tech-entrepreneurs and small manufacturers located in the 32 county footprint served by…

Congratulations to Tony Biddle and Benjamin Hutchinson!

Altoona, PA – The Ben Franklin TechCelerator@Altoona, an important component of the Startup Alleghenies initiative, www.startupalleghenies.com, enabled six entrepreneurs to participate in an intensive 8-Week Business Startup Boot Camp.  The Program offered those from the community, who had a business idea they wanted to explore, the opportunity to receive entrepreneurial training in a fun, relaxed…

Provide Hands-On Bookkeeping & Accounting Training!

Helping new companies get a good start with effective financial and administrative practices is critical to their growth and on-going success.  Ben Franklin Technology Partners, Central PA’s premier provider of capital and management assistance to early-stage technology companies, is looking to fill a critical position on our management services team. Our Coordinator of Accounting and…

Ben Franklin and Candy Factory Coworking Community to Offer Business Startup Boot Camps!

Lancaster, PA – With funding support from the BB&T Economic Growth Fund at the Lancaster County Community Foundation, Ben Franklin Technology Partners/CNP and the Candy Factory Coworking Community are pleased to announce a new program designed to increase the growth of entrepreneurial activity in Lancaster County.  “We thank BB&T Bank and the Lancaster Community Foundation…

The BF TechCelerator@Altoona Will Award Up To $10,000 For A Winning Pitch!

Altoona, PA – As an important component of the recent Startup Alleghenies initiative – see www.startupalleghenies.com, the Ben Franklin TechCelerator@Altoona began offering the area’s entrepreneurs, students, faculty members, and emerging tech-startups a one-stop-shop for entrepreneurial training. On Tuesday, March 13, 2018, six local entrepreneurs will compete for a cash prize of up to $10,000 which…