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Philly Startup Leaders Announces New Board Leadership and 2019 Accelerator Cohort

Some big, exciting changes are coming to Philly Startup Leaders next year, and the changes are definitely a reflection of Philly’s growing startup scene and […]

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Philly Startup Leaders Announces 2018 Diversity Dinner Date

It’s about that time again: Philly Startup Leaders (PSL) just announced the date of its Diversity Dinner, an event that’s now shaping up to be […]

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Dear Philly Startup Community: Black Women Are Not Here to Save You

This week, Philly Startup Leaders welcomed marketing guru Kiera Smalls as its new and second-ever executive director. Across social media, people in Philly’s startup, tech and government communities congratulated […]

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PSL’s New Executive Director Has Big Plans for Philly’s Startup Scene

For the past five months, Philadelphia’s leading startup organization — Philly Startup Leaders (PSL) — has trekked along without an executive director at its helm. But […]

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Why Is Philly Startup Leaders Still Having a Diversity Dinner?

Philly Startup Leaders (PSL) will host its second Diversity Dinner on Wednesday in partnership with the networking group Mogulette. While the dinner’s registration list is […]

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Philly Startup Leaders Announces Changes at the Top

Over the weekend, Philly Startup Leaders released a memo that enumerates a number of changes the organization has already made and action steps it hopes to […]

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Philly Startup Leaders Really Needs to Clean Up Its Act

Philadelphia’s tech community is obviously not what it was ten years ago. Probably every tech leader I’ve interviewed has marveled at how quickly the scene […]

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Philly Startup Leaders Taps Bob Moore as New President

As Philly’s startup community continues to expand and take shape, the small organization at the center of it all is undergoing some major change of […]

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Philly’s PetCoach Sold to Petco

Brock Weatherup, who’s played a huge role in Philly’s tech scene as Philly Startup Leaders’ volunteer president, made it known on Tuesday that he’s relocated […]

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How the Sharing Economy Is Changing Office Space

Two booms taken together turned Center City Philadelphia from a somewhat sleepy place at night with a buzz-cut of a skyline to a vibrant, round-the-clock […]

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11 Tech Leaders on How to Bolster Diversity in Philly Tech

It’s no secret that the tech industry has a diversity problem. The Wall Street Journal recently reported that several Silicon Valley tech companies — Twitter, Pinterest, Salesforce, […]

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Founder Factory Preview: Sidecar Leaders to Talk About Scaling a Business Fast

Founder Factory is back. On Thursday, an estimated 500 people will convene at the annual event, hosted by Philly Startup Leaders, to talk about the […]

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7 Startups Are Ready for PSL Accelerator

An Uber for salons, collapsable bike helmets for women and a service that connects home chefs with hungry eaters are just some of the innovations […]