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Q&A: Meet the Philly Dad Whose Startup Is Shaking Up the Stroller Industry

Ted Iobst, founder of the new stroller startup Colugo, describes becoming a parent in stark terms: “One day you aren’t, the next you are.” You […]

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Philly Startups: It’s Time to Apply for Comcast’s Lift Labs Accelerator

It’s that time again: Comcast NBCUniversal’s Lift Labs Accelerator, powered by Techstars, is searching for up to twelve startups that will make up its 2019 […]

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We’re Looking for 2019’s Startups to Watch

It’s the last day of 2018, and BizPhilly is looking back on what’s been a big year for the startups recognized on our annual Startups […]

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We Told You to Watch These 10 Philly Startups—Here’s Where They Are Now

As we close out the year, the ten companies in Philadelphia magazine’s 2018 Startups to Watch cohort look back at the biggest accomplishments they achieved and […]

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Guru Secures $25M in Latest Funding Round

Guru is closing out yet another year with a big funding announcement. The knowledge management startup announced on Thursday that it has raised $25 million […]

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Philly Startup Community, Here’s Why You Should Take This Diversity and Inclusion Survey

Philadelphia’s startup community has ways to go on the diversity and inclusion front, and following last year’s various community gatherings around the issue, stakeholders have […]

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Tech Founder Bob Moore Launches New Startup Crossbeam

Philly tech entrepreneur Bob Moore is at it again. The RJ Metrics co-founder has officially launched Crossbeam, a new B2B software venture that will build […]

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Mid-Year Update: 10 Startups to Watch for 2018

At the start of the year, BizPhilly identified ten of the city’s most promising startups to watch, and in just six months, each company has […]

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Anatomy of an Exit

Philly Tech Week (April 27th to May 5th), that annual celebration of our bustling, burgeoning innovation sector, always gets us thinking about the exit — […]

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AOL Co-Founder Steve Case: For Philly to Rise, the Startup Community Must Hang Together

It had been three years since AOL co-founder Steve Case stepped foot in Philadelphia to tour the city’s startup community. In 2015, the entrepreneur-turned-investor brought […]

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New Philly Startup Second Rodeo Is the Answer to Every Local Biz’s Advertising Rut

It’s no secret that small business owners are juggling a lot. On any given day, they’re tackling a long list of duties from managing finances […]

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Think You Know Philly? Design Your Own Tour (and Make $$$) Through This New App

Some say the key to traveling is visiting friends in foreign places, but how many of us just happen to have buddies conveniently located in […]

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PSL’s Founder Factory Has a Sick Lineup This Year

It’s already time for Philly Startup Leaders’ Founder Factory and 2017 represents the 9th year the signature event will take place. The organization says it […]

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Ben Franklin Just Pumped $4.4M Into Philly Startups

Ben Franklin Technology Partners has started off the fiscal year by setting the bar high. The organization recently announced that it made investments in 25 […]

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We Told You to Watch These 10 Philly Startups—Here’s Where They Are Now

Back in January, we polled the tech community to determine Philly’s top ten startups to watch for 2017. As we enter the final months of […]