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.


ThinkFest Preview: The Promise of Philly’s Biotech Boom

On November 15th, three of Philadelphia’s leading science, tech and investment thinkers will dig into the future of the city’s growing biotechnology industry.


I Love My Job: Meet the Woman Scaring the Hell Out of You at Eastern State

Jenny Tomczak shaved her head this season to play Carol, the Queen of Cadavers, at the prison’s Terror Behind the Walls machine shop.


ThinkFest Preview: Chris Gheysens on How Wawa Became a Philly Icon

The CEO will talk all about the beloved chain’s big expansion plans. And maybe he’ll address the naysayers who take issue with the Wawa hoagie.


I Love My Job: Nutrisystem’s Dawn Zier on Turning Around a Household Name

The region’s highest-paid female executive of a publicly traded company talks the power of power breakfasts and more.


I Love My Job: Quinta Brunson on Becoming an Internet Comedy Star — and Getting Paid

The Philly native on developing for TV with Larry Wilmore, being an Eagles fan in LA, and more.


As Philly’s Amazon HQ2 Hopes Dim, Details Emerge of the City’s Secret Pitch Dinner

Documents obtained by Philly Mag reveal Amazon’s apparent code name for the city and a secret dinner at Barbuzzo between the company and special city guests.


Penn Produced the Most Billionaires on Forbes 400 Richest List

The school beat out the likes of Yale and Stanford for graduating more of the country’s richest people.


Comcast Says It’s Winning the Gigabit Internet Race

The company just hit a big network expansion milestone that gives it the power to connect millions of homes across the country to super fast internet speeds.


Here’s Why You Should Really Stop Talking About Coworkers Behind Their Backs

There are real consequences to talking smack about that colleague you hate. We’re here to help you stop.


The New Comcast Technology Center Will Open to the Public This Week

It’s about time! Here’s what you’ll be able to see and do in the new Center City skyscraper.


Serena Williams in Philly: There Are Problems That Women Must Attack Together

The tennis superstar addressed more than 10,000 women at the Pennsylvania Conference for Women on Friday and made a passionate plea for why women must stick together and speak up.


Philly Has the Country’s Third Worst Income Gap, Study Finds

An annual income distribution analysis puts Philly near the top this year for its big gap between the rich and the poor.


Giant Vending Machine Wants to Make Buying a Used Car in Philly Fun

The innovation eats a large coin then spits out a vehicle. Here’s why the company behind the structure is so excited to finally open it in Philly on Thursday.


I Love My Job: Beneficial Bank Exec Joanne Ryder

The financial leader talks mergers, why she reads a book a week, and what it means to be one of the region’s highest-paid women.


It’s Official: Comcast Is Now the Majority Owner of Sky

The Philly company is opening a new chapter with one of Europe’s most powerful telecommunications giants under its control.