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STATE COLLEGE, PA – At the September 2019 Board of Director’s meeting the largest early-stage investor in the region, Ben Franklin Technology Partners added five additional startups to its portfolio of funded clients.  Below are brief descriptions of the innovations developed by the companies.

Argolytics, LLC, located in State College, developed a web-based software solution, Trendable™, that helps manufacturers assess the quality of their product during actual production. More affordable than traditional statistical applications, this software is also more accurate and robust than spreadsheet solutions.

Also located in State College, Kijenzi, supplies replacement parts, medical devices, and occupational therapy tools by creating 3D printing farms that bypass long, expensive, or even non-existent supply chains for hospitals in Kenya. Kijenzi has a catalog of items that allows these hospitals to order what they need at a fraction of the original price.

Located in Erie, PA, Rokkboxx Video Music Services, offers a Saas-based video music management and delivery service along with an expanding digital advertising network. By providing any venue with a state-of-the-art digital entertainment delivery system, Rokkboxx offers its clients an extra level of in-venue entertainment and helps monetization the venue’s large screens and cross promote to increase customer “dwell time” and spend.

Located in Meadville, PA, Lojic LLC, provides manufacturers with software integrations and apps that are easy to use, powerful, and integrate easily with current systems. Lojic’s dashboard product is a business intelligence and analytics platform that creates and displays real-time data based on any supported ERP system.

Integrated Platform Services LLC, based in Lancaster, provides Constance, a human-centric, technology-enabled subscription service to support seniors living independently. The company offers wellness updates and personal assistance services to elder service providers and family caregivers via a mobile app and an online dashboard.

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About Ben Franklin Technology Partners:

The largest early-stage investor in our region, Ben Franklin Technology Partners/CNP, (an initiative of the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development and funded by the Ben Franklin Technology Development Authority) provides investment capital and business support services to emerging tech-based companies and small, existing