• 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

  • Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Northeastern PA

    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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REGISTER NOW: BEN FRANKLIN VENTURE IDOL – 5:30 PM, November 20th

It’s a cross between Shark Tank® and American Idol® , but with entrepreneurs and investors … 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

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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

Ben Franklin to Invest $357,100 In Northeastern Pennsylvania Companies

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

Ben Franklin Venture Idol Contestants Announced

 Crowdfunding-Style Event Scheduled for November 20  The Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Northeastern Pennsylvania will … MORE

Ben Franklin Director Earns Lifetime Achievement Award

Barbara Lampe, long-time Ben Franklin Board Member, earned the Lifetime Achievement Award, which was presented … MORE

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Medtrics builds software for accrediting physicians

Keystone Edge is profiling contestants in the upcoming Ben Franklin Venture Idol competition, scheduled for … MORE

MyNetwork Streamlines Social Media

Keystone Edge is profiling contestants in the upcoming Ben Franklin Venture Idol competition, scheduled for … MORE

Zzyzx Polymers Soon to Be a Game-Changer in Recycling

Using a technique called “continuous mechanochemical compatibilization,” Zzyzx Polymers is adapting 80-year-old plastic recycling technology … 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

Scranton’s JUJAMA Brings Conference Attendees Together

Keystone Edge is profiling contestants in the upcoming Ben Franklin Venture Idol competition, scheduled for … MORE

B. Braun Receives FDA Approval For Patient-Safe and Environmentally Friendly Containers

B. Braun Medical Inc. announced that it has received FDA approval of Sterile Water for … MORE

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Reinventing Your Career

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

Leveraging Digital Distribution

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

Every Business is an “L” Business

Ain’t talking ’bout love. Ah, the “L” word. No, not “love”. The other “L” word. You know the one…the … MORE