• Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Northeastern PA

    About Us

    Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Northeastern Pennsylvania links early-stage technology firms and established manufacturers with funding, people, technology, universities and other resources to help them prosper. In the process, we fuel economic growth and job creation for the region. READ MORE

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    10 Facts about Ben Franklin Technology Partners of NE PA

    #1 – Ben Franklin Technology Partners is a statewide, state-funded economic development initiative that was established in 1982 and has been recognized nationally and internationally as a successful model program. LEARN MORE FACTS ABOUT US

  • Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Northeastern PA

    Results & Impact

    Our impact is quantifiable and measurable. Since 1983, the BFTP of Northeastern Pennsylvania has started 429 new companies, created 15,479 new jobs, retained 21,459 existing jobs and developed 1,127 new products and processes. LEARN MORE


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The Entrepreneur – View Our New Video!

The quintessential entrepreneur starts with a great idea and a real market need. It takes … MORE


Ben Franklin Technology Partners Releases Independent Report on its Economic Impact on Pennsylvania

Tax revenue generated because of BFTP provides a 3.6 to 1 payback to PA.  … MORE

Made in Monroe

The Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Northeastern Pennsylvania invests in and supports companies in Monroe … MORE

Ben Franklin to Invest $205,000 in Regional Economic Development

The Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Northeastern Pennsylvania’s (BFTP/NEP) Board of Directors has … MORE

U.S. FDA Commissioner Dr. Margaret Hamburg visited Ben Franklin Alumnus OraSure Technologies

OraSure manufactures OraQuick: In-Home HIV Test, the only at-home oral HIV test. Ben Franklin clients … MORE

EthosGen wins Ben Franklin Venture Idol

EthosGen, LLC, Wilkes-Barre, won Ben Franklin Venture Idol, hosted by the Ben Franklin Technology Partners … MORE

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Synergis Technologies First Tenant at Best Made Center

Synergis Technologies LLC has become the first tenant in the newly opened Best Made Center, … MORE

Originate Ventures Founder Featured in Keystone Edge

In 1987, Michael Gausling co-founded OraSure Technologies, the company that developed the world’s first rapid … MORE

EggZack Acquires Local Commerce Platform to Provide End-to-End Sales Solution

EggZack, the patented automated local marketing system, has announced its recent acquisition of Trellis Technologies, … MORE

Saladax Biomedical Announces U.S. Launch of MyImatinib Chemotherapy Exposure Optimization Test

“Our own analysis shows that, in general, 50% of patients are not receiving an optimal … MORE

EthosGen Wins Ben Franklin Venture Idol – Keystone Edge Feature

“EthosGen has developed and commercialized a renewable energy technology that leverages one of the most … MORE

Core Business Solutions Founder Featured in Keystone Edge

Scott Dawson has followed an unusual trajectory, going from minister to president of a successful … MORE

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Ben Franklin Client LifeAire Systems Founder Presents at TEDxLehighRiver

Dr. Kathryn C. Worrilow shares a personal and professional journey that ultimately led to the genesis of a revolutionary air … MORE

If a PowerPoint is Bad, it’s the Messenger, Not the Medium

Many have wished for and striven for the death of the powerpoint presentation.  I have always disagreed with this point … MORE

Reinventing Your Career

The Ben Franklin Technology Partners iXchange 2014 event featured keynote speaker Jeff Hoffman, who presented New Rules of Business Leadership … MORE