Maney Publishing, an independent publishing company specializing in academic journals, celebrated the opening of its new North American at 2 Penn Center Plaza in Philadelphia last month. The office will extend the publisher’s existing relationships and bring new opportunities to widen its reach in Canada and the USA. Maney publishes academic journals in materials science […]
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RoseAnn B. Rosenthal joined the Temple University League for Entrepreneurial Women Hall of Fame, during the 13th annual Women’s Entrepreneurship Conference. Held Oct. 23 in Mitten Hall on Temple’s Main Campus, the conference featured a keynote speech by World TeamTennis CEO and Commissioner Ilana Kloss, two panel discussions focused on succeeding in the sport industry […]
WHYY hired its first innovation reporter, Zack Seward, to cover high-tech innovation and social entrepreneurship in Greater Philadelphia. Seward has covered stories such as the dispersal of venture capital, the biotech incubator along the Route 202 corridor and the death of the callbox along the Atlantic City Expressway. “It’s exciting to cover such a wide-ranging […]
Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc., a privately held specialty pharmaceutical company based in Malvern, PA, secured $21 million in Series A financing. The Series A was led by Vivo Ventures and Fidelity Biosciences with participation from Sofinnova Ventures. Proceeds from the financing will be used to fund the development of a novel topical dermatological product. Dr. Neal […]
The Wistar Institute, an international leader in basic biomedical research, reached the 40th anniversary of its designation as a National Cancer Institute (NCI) Cancer Center this month, highlighting four decades of progress in cancer research. Of the approximate 1,500 cancer centers in the United States, fewer than 70 have earned the distinction of an NCI […]
Community College of Philadelphia President Stephen M. Curtis, PhD. addressed a crowd on Thursday, Nov. 15 in the Center for Business and Industry (CBI) to discuss the creation of the College’s new Energy Training Center. The center will offer post-secondary career, certificate and academic programs and work with leading companies on workforce development. Nearly 235,000 […]
National small business expert, Melinda F. Emerson, known online as SmallBizLady, launched The Melinda F. Emerson Foundation for Small Business Success (http://www.melindafemersonfoundation.org) on October 15, 2012. This foundation was established to enable more people to fulfill their entrepreneurial dreams, by providing free tools, educational materials and executive education opportunities for minority and women-owned businesses. The […]
Real Food Works Inc. (http://www.realfoodworks.com), which recently completed a successful 14-week pilot program, launched of its healthy-eating program last month. The firm, located in Conshohocken, PA, has created a subscription-based service that provides ready-to-eat meals that are prepared by local restaurants and delivered fresh to consumers. The firm’s currently serves nine counties in Greater Philadelphia […]
Over 60 Select Greater Philadelphia Investors joined David and Rhonda Cohen at their home to welcome the newest companies Select has helped locate in the region. Select Greater Philadelphia was thrilled to honor the following newly locating companies at the event: Adminovate Inc. Alencon Systems, Inc. CarGroup Holdings LLC Claremont Industries Consulate of Finland Digna […]
Rutgers Camden Chancellor Wendell Pritchett has been elected President of the Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities (CUMU), an international organization of universities in large metropolitan areas that seek to help advance their host communities. Pritchett, 48, will serve a one-year term as leader of CUMU. He succeeds John Christensen, Chancellor of the University of […]
Select Greater Philadelphia (Select) is the business attraction organization for northern Delaware, southern New Jersey, and southeastern Pennsylvania. A non-profit entity, Select highlights Greater Philadelphia’s unique business assets to national and global audiences with the ultimate goal of growing the economic vibrancy of our collective community through attracting new businesses and new jobs to our 11-county region. Select assists companies interested in locating in Greater Philadelphia by providing resources, detailed information, and connections.