PHILADELPHIA (July 20, 2016) – Four years after the launch of the StartupPHL initiative, The City of Philadelphia, PIDC, and StartupPHL Fund management partner Josh Kopelman of First Round Capital made a series of StartupPHL announcements taking stock of the … Continue reading →
Jason Rappaport, CEO and founder of Squareknot. (Photo by Juliana Reyes) By Juliana Reyes / staff Every raise is a story. This is how one startup, a “Github for things,” landed early-stage capital from all Philly-area investors — despite being told … Continue reading →
Today PIDC joined with Mayor Michael A. Nutter to announce a range of investments in Philadelphia’s startups and entrepreneurs through Startup PHL, an initiative of the City of Philadelphia’s Commerce Department, PIDC, and First Round Capital to provide funding for … Continue reading →
Mayor Michael A. Nutter announced that Startup PHL is now accepting applications for the second round of Call for Ideas, a grant program to fund innovative proposals that support Philadelphia’s startup ecosystem.