Ben Franklin News

Gov. Wolf Visits BF TechVentures for “Jobs that Pay” Tour

“My administration remains committed to moving Pennsylvania forward by creating a business climate that supports Pennsylvanian entrepreneurs like these,” said Governor Wolf.

On his Jobs that Pay tour, Gov. Wolf joined BFTP/NEP CEO Chad Paul to visit four Ben Franklin TechVentures companies: Colymer Industries, LLC, which is working to commercialize a new, proprietary, non-asphalt roofing and waterproofing material called Tarzanite; Orbweaver Sourcing, LLC, which has developed a proprietary cloud-based software platform for electronic circuit board manufacturers; US Speciality Formulations, LLC, which manufactures sterile injectable pharmaceuticals used by healthcare providers; and TB Biosciences, Inc., which is an early-stage medical diagnostics company that is developing a rapid point-of-care tuberculosis test that meets performance standards around the world. Read more: Click for coverage: Lehigh Valley Business, Morning Call video, Express-Times