• 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 for the Ben Franklin i xchange

Tuesday evening, May 6, 2014, Zoellner Arts Center, Lehigh University, Bethlehem Buckle your seat belt … 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

Ben Franklin Announces Innovation Award Winners

Winners to be Honored at May 6th i xchange Event The Ben Franklin Technology Partners … MORE

Ben Franklin Technology Partners Creates/Retains 904 Jobs in 2013

The Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Northeastern Pennsylvania (BFTP/NEP) has reported that 904 northeastern … MORE

Ben Franklin to Invest $939,885 in Regional Economic Development

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

Altitude Marketing to Support Ben Franklin i xchange as Platinum Sponsor

“Our relationship with Ben Franklin Technology Partners stretches back to the earliest days of Altitude,” … MORE

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LifeAire Systems Wins Healthcare Heroes Award

LifeAire Systems LLC, which developed a patented air purification system to support the growth of … MORE

C-SPAN Uses Viddler to Power its Student Video Contests

In March, C-SPAN announced the winners of its annual contest, (StudentCam, www.studentcam.org) inviting … MORE

Hexcel and Zodiac Aerospace Partner to Develop L3 All-Composite Aircraft Seat

Zodiac Aerospace, world leader in aircraft seating, teamed with Hexcel, world leader in aerospacecarbon fiber … MORE

Cerora Announces First Close on Initial Seed Round of Financing

Cerora, Inc., announced a first closing of its initial seed financing round. These initial funds … MORE

Founder of Site2 Featured in Keystone Edge

Scranton’s Site2 uses cloud technology to allow small to mid-sized businesses to have the latest … MORE

Diagnostic Developer With Faster, More Accurate Esophageal Cancer Test Nets Follow-on Funding

Esophageal cancer is one of the fastest growing cancers in western countries and has one … MORE

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Ben Franklin President and CEO Chad Paul Interviewed in Verve Social Magazine

Read More: http://www.vervesocialmag.com/creating-jobs-with-ben-franklin-technology-partners-of-northeastern-pennsylvania/ MORE

Ben Franklin TechVentures and Clients Featured on PBS Focus

Ben Franklin alumnus Bio Med Sciences and client Cerora, with Ben Franklin TechVentures® Manager Wayne Barz, were featured in a … MORE

Ben Franklin CEO Chad Paul Featured Economic Development Leader

  Earning the support of governors and general assemblies for three decades is quite an accomplishment for a state-funded economic … MORE