Located in Ben Franklin TechVentures, Orbweaver supplies real-time supply chain integration solutions for the electronics manufacturing industry. “We make it easier and cheaper for companies to buy microelectronic components by getting their data flowing back and forth automatically,” said co-founder Tony Powell. Read more via Lehigh Valley Business: http://bit.ly/2cG8Az
The Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Northeastern Pennsylvania’s (BFTP/NEP) Board of Directors has approved the investment of $136,000 in support of regional economic development. BFTP/NEP’s goal is to help lead northeastern Pennsylvania Continue Reading ...
How can a company navigate a big change event? At BFTP’s annual iXchange on May 17, 2016, speaker Byron Reese presented a keynote on Bold Optimism, in which he addressed how to spot key technologies and identify the macro factors that will drive innovation. Reese shares his perspectives in this eight-part video series. #3 http://bit.ly/2d1WeWL
Wayne Barz, manager of Ben Franklin TechVentures, posted the fourth installment in his Keystone Edge series, “Lessons from Incubating Innovation.” He observed that, in an early-stage firm, the transition from being an R&D and Continue Reading ...
Appeeling Fruit, Inc., Dauberville, celebrated twenty-five years in the fresh fruit processing business with an open house that included speeches by PA Senator Judy Schwank and PA Secretary of Agriculture Russell Redding. Appeeling Fruit’s Continue Reading ...
Azevan Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced results from the phase 2 exploratory clinical study of the Company’s lead compound, SRX246, in adults with Intermittent Explosive Disorder. The primary endpoint and exploratory goals of the trial were achieved. Read more: http://prn.to/2cbhJ6y
Adhezion Biomedical LLC, Wyomissing, announced a long-term agreement with pharmaceutical giant Pfizer Inc. for the exclusive distribution rights to Adhezion’s high-strength topical skin adhesives including SurgiSeal, SurgiSeal Stylus, and SurgiSeal Twist line. These products are used for topical wound closure as an alternative to sutures. Read more via Lehigh Valley Business.
Ken Okrepkie, BFTP Pocono Northeast regional manager, was one of six speakers who offered testimony at the hearing that state Rep. Gerald Mullery, D-Newport Township, hosted to discuss jobs creatopm in Pennsylvania. Okrepkie presented on Ben Franklin’s accomplishment in generating jobs in the region and statewide. Read more via Hazleton Standard Speaker and Citizen’s Voice: http://bit.ly/2cIZ8f4
The PA Department of Community & Economic Development will be hosting trade representatives from around the world for a series of trade-related events in September around the state. The Lehigh Valley will be participating in the annual “Bringing the World to Pa.” tour on Sept. 22 at Ben Franklin TechVentures. Read more via Lehigh Valley Business: http://bit.ly/2c3XTIL
Appeeling Fruit Inc., Reading, began in 1991 by selling peeled apple slices to bakeries for incorporation in desserts. By 1998, it was marketing fresh sliced apples throughout the East Coast. Read more via The Packer: http://bit.ly/2cwBTpi
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