Fabiola Cineas

Senior Editor

Fabiola Cineas is the Senior Editor at Philadelphia magazine, where she covers innovation in everything from Philly’s small startups to its large corporations. Her work often explores Philly’s innovation future as anchored by the city's growing tech community and its established eds & meds sector. Her reporting also explores the state of jobs and workplaces, leadership, and commercial development.

Before covering the local economy, she covered education in Philly and in her hometown of New York City. And before launching her career in journalism, she taught seventh-graders in Camden, New Jersey. She is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and Dickinson College.


Join BizPhilly for Our Inaugural Secrets From the C-Suite Event

Comcast executive David L. Cohen will sit down with us for an intimate discussion about diversity and inclusion.


I Love My Job: Hairstylist Josh DeMarco

The leading stylist and educator on opening his Rittenhouse salon and what it takes to create the perfect haircut.


Here Are the 2019 Rad Awards Nominees

See who has the chance to nab the coveted “Rad Girl of the Year” and “Rad Guy of the Year” honors at the fifth-annual celebration of the city’s biggest change makers.

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5 Places Where Philly’s Next Generation of Power Works and Meets

Move over, City Hall.

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City Life

North Philly Rapper Tierra Whack Is the Future of Hip-Hop

The Grammy-nominated artist is on a fast trajectory.

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City Life

Philly’s Trailblazing Legislator on the End of City Politics as Usual

Pennsylvania’s first openly gay state legislator of color hopes to declare poverty a public health crisis.


I Love My Job: JDog Founder and CEO Jerry Flanagan

The local leader’s veteran-powered junk removal company has grown to include 200 franchises across 31 states in just five years.


Well-Managed Companies Pay Employees More Equally

If your company is better organized, chances are there’s a smaller pay gap between those at the top and those at the bottom, researchers have found.


I Love My Job: PHS Flower Show Chief Sam Lemheney

The green-thumbed leader tells us about the hidden responsibilities of running the country’s biggest and longest-running flower show.


Here Are Philadelphia’s Big Plans for SXSW 2019

An estimated 400 Philadelphians will make their way to Austin next week to promote the city’s arts, entrepreneurship, and music scenes.


The Ultimate Guide to Startup Accelerators and Incubators in the Philadelphia Region

Entrepreneurs, look no further than this list. These local programs want to give you the resources you need to scale your early-stage business.


Here’s Every New Flight Scheduled to Come to PHL in 2019

Plus, a look at all of the flights discontinued at the airport in the last year.

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City Life

These Philadelphians Want to Build a Shrine to Alexander Hamilton

Will the First Bank get its shot?


I Love My Job: Tayyib Smith of Little Giant Creative

The third-generation Philadelphian has an unparalleled understanding of where Philadelphia has been and where it needs to go.


We Think We’ve Finally Figured Out What’s Inside Comcast’s Lobby Sphere

The giant structure isn’t just another art installation — it’s an entertainment experience crafted by one of the world’s greatest film minds.