Monthly Archives:
December, 2015


  1. Ben Franklin TechVentures Announces New Resident Company: STRIVR, Inc.

    Research has shown that on a weekly basis, seven out of 10 people admit to needing help but don’t ask for it. STRIVR, Inc. has an answer to that problem through its social media platform that focuses on giving and receiving help. STRIVR has located in Ben Franklin TechVentures®, an award-winning business incubator/post-incubator facility on Continue Reading…

  2. Building Entrepreneurs

    Lehigh turns 150 and now, more than ever, creates our future business leaders. Lehigh Valley Business story cites examples of BFTP’s shared successes with Lehigh University: BFTP CEO and Lehigh alumnus Chad Paul, who was recently inducted into the Lehigh Valley Business Hall of Fame; BFTP client, Incubator Graduate Innovation Award winner, and Lehigh alumna, Donna Continue Reading…

  3. Patent Granted for Dry Eyes Treatment Technology Originated at Particle Sciences

    Eyeon Therapeutics received a Notice of Allowance for additional novel dry eye treatments based on a charged hydrophilic polymer developed at Ben Franklin client Particle Sciences. Dry eye is a serious and growing problem for which there are few effective therapies. Read more:

  4. LV Startup Issue Cites BFTP

    LV Startup is a monthly e-newsletter that focuses on startups in the greater Lehigh Valley. The December 2015 edition includes articles on the US EDA success story on BFTP, the recent BFTP investment round, BFTP CEO Chad Paul being inducted into the Business Hall of Fame, Ben Franklin Venture Idol, and BFTP client Orbweaver as the Continue Reading…