Entries by Danielle Hagerty

Philadelphia as the Next Global City

Philadelphia’s innovation economy is strong, but city leaders can do more with its existing assets to compete globally and benefit local communities, according to a new report from the Brookings Institution. The culmination of an 18-month study, “Connect to compete: How the University City-Center City innovation district can help Philadelphia excel globally and serve locally” […]

Public/Private Partners to Launch Delaware Innovation Space

A new incubator is slated to become a catalyst for economic growth and innovation in Delaware. Delaware Innovation Space, an incubator that is being launched by DuPont, the University of Delaware and Delaware state government, will be located just outside of Wilmington and will contain 100,000-square-feet of space for science-based startups. “This partnership between private […]

Breaking Ground: Projects that are Transforming our Region

Development projects are revitalizing the future of Greater Philadelphia’s neighborhoods, towns, and cities. Breaking Ground: Projects Transforming Greater Philadelphia is an exclusive event that provides an insider’s look at projects across Delaware, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania, detailing how developers are building communities that will flourish well after the ribbons have been cut. Please join us […]

North Broad Building to Receive Renovation

Retail space and 41 new apartments will be constructed with the redevelopment of a building on North Broad Street between Spring Garden and Fairmount streets. The structure has served many different uses in its history, most recently functioning as the Calderwood Gallery before being sold in 2015 for $2.5 million. The building, which was constructed […]

FMC Corporation Announces Acquisition of Significant Portion of DuPont’s Crop Protection Business

FMC recently announced that they will be acquiring a portion of DuPont’s Crop Protection business. DuPont will also receive $1.2 billion in cash and acquire FMC Health and Nutrition. FMC Agricultural Solutions will be the fifth largest crop protection chemical company in the world after the acquisition is closed. This transaction is expected to generate […]

Universities from Across Greater Philadelphia Among Top Public Colleges in US

Temple University, Rowan University and the University of Delaware are among the top public schools in the nation, according to Buffalo Business First. The rankings were based off of admission, retention, graduation rates, student body diversity, post-graduation earnings, and the cost of tuition, among other factors, according to a Philadelphia Business Journal article. Other colleges […]