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This is an open call for proposals that could add fuel to the already hot Philadelphia startup scene. StartUp PHL is granting a total of $500,000 over a 3-year period to groups, companies or individuals that can show us smart ideas that boost Philadelphia’s entrepreneurial potential.
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The Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation has partnered with First Round Capital to create a $6 million public/private venture fund, the Startup PHL Seed Fund, to increase the availability of investment capital for Philadelphia-based startups.
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Mayor Nutter Welcomes Think Brownstone to Philadelphia
July 10th, 2014 Posted by: phladmin Posted in: mayor nutter, Press Release

Latest suburban company to open a Philadelphia ‘gateway’ office Philadelphia, July 10, 2014 – Mayor Michael A. Nutter and Think Brownstone,

Mayor Nutter Appoints New Chief Data Officer
July 2nd, 2014 Posted by: CommerceAdmin Posted in: mayor nutter, Press Release

Philadelphia, July 2, 2014 – Mayor Michael A. Nutter announced that Tim Wisniewski has been appointed Chief Data Officer (CDO)

Nutter touts Philly tech scene in Friday event tour
June 13th, 2014 Posted by: CommerceAdmin Posted in: mayor nutter, News Story

June 13, 2014| Technically Philly by Max Ufberg Mayor Michael Nutter was out making the tech rounds Friday, stopping by