The 15-foot KitRex velociraptor costume was created by Lehigh Valley entrepreneur Lisa Glover. Glover and her KitRex, a flat-packed kit letting customers build their own cardboard dinosaurs, traveled to the nation’s capital Continue Reading ...
The Ben Franklin Technology Partners iXchange 2015 event featured futurist Michael Rogers as the keynote speaker. Rogers addressed the virtualization of America and the world, the Internet of Things, and what the digital lifestyle means for business. See his insights at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ITEFEXrqRpg
ProCasa designs and distributes equipment that helps wineries automate their bottling operations. Using proprietary mechanical and electronic designs, ProCasa founders have developed a series of products that help automate a process that, at smaller wineries, is usually a manual process resulting in a substantial waste of product and time.
Merck was seeking collaboration partners to help them develop innovative software solutions for both internal operations and for new externally-focused business opportunities. Their presence here at TechVentures provides them with daily exposure to startups developing those innovative solutions. Our clients also benefit from the extraordinary potential partnering exposure to this global innovation leader–not only medicine, but also in broader healthcare software solutions.
Gigbond is developing resins and adhesives that cure under light, making them ideal for a variety of challenging applictions such as highly automated and inaccessible areas. Gigbond’s initial clients are based in Asia.
Crowdplsr is a new web-based software platform that allows individual fans and event organizers to select, promote, and fund crowd-generated ideas for concerts and events. The platform provides a tool to not only gain momentum and interest in fan-inspired events, but also allows event organizers to test and pre-sell tickets for events before making significant investments in booking performers.
Crowd Conduit has been developed as a one-stop-shop for individuals and business owners raising money for their ventures. Like a mortgage broker helps consumers with all aspects of securing financing for a Continue Reading ...
Colymer Industries, LLC has developed an environmentally friendly roofing material called Tarzanite™. Tarzanite™ is a proprietary bitumen roof coating that can protect for up to 100 years because it is not water Continue Reading ...
First Electronics Makerspace in Northeastern PA The Carbondale Technology Transfer Center (CTTC), a member of the Ben Franklin Business Incubator Network, is the first-of-its-kind electronics makerspace in the region. CTTC is hosting Continue Reading ...
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