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.


Spirit Airlines Announces New Low-Cost Philly to New Orleans Flights

It’ll cost you as low as $151. Here’s when the nonstop seasonal service kicks off.

City Life

Comcast Fires Employee Targeted Over Reported Ties to Hate Group

Andrew Kovalic, an alleged member of the Proud Boys, was the subject of a petition by the Philadelphia-based Media Mobilizing Project.


Confirmed: Amazon Was Never Coming to Philadelphia

Relax — we’ll always have Gritty.


Grand Opening Date Set for Former Gallery Mall

The new Fashion District Philadelphia will open its doors to the public on Thursday, September 19, 2019, officials told Philly Mag this week.


American Airlines to Launch New Flights From Philly to Two U.S. Cities

The flights will take travelers to newly popular Southern destinations. Plus, American announced plans to upgrade service to Prague.


Inside 3675 Market, Philadelphia’s Newest Innovation Hub

The uCity Square development, a major collaboration between partners like the Science Center and Cambridge Innovation Center, is taking Philly’s entrepreneurial ecosystem to new heights. Here’s how.


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.