WHO: Mayor Michael A. Nutter
Alan Greenberger, Deputy Mayor for Economic Development
Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation
Members of Philadelphia’s entrepreneurial and startup community
WHAT: Mayor Nutter will make announcements related to Startup PHL – a new joint initiative of the City of Philadelphia and the Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation (PIDC) to support startups and entrepreneurs in Philadelphia. Mayor Nutter launched the initiative in October 2012, announcing that PIDC was seeking a partner for an early-stage investment fund and that the City was issuing a ‘Call for Ideas’ seeking proposals for funding initiatives that support entrepreneurs in Philadelphia. He will announce the results of both efforts and details of a new investment in innovation by PIDC.
For more information on Startup PHL visit www.startupphl.com
WHERE: Mayor’s Reception Room, City Hall, Room 202
WHEN: Tuesday, March 19, 2013 12:00 pm