Ben Franklin Technology Partners (Southeastern Pennsylvania)

Phone:(215) 972-6700
Address:4800 S. 13th Street, Suite 200, Philadelphia, PA 19112

Ben Franklin connects people focused on innovation, investments and technology-and making a difference-to achieve their purpose to seed innovation and economic growth in the Greater Philadelphia region. Through its Capital, Counsel & Connections Ben Franklin works to accelerate the formation and growth of technology-driven enterprises and spur the development, commercialization and adoption of advanced technologies.

Broad Street Angels


Broad Street Angels is a Union League affinity club. It is a member-led investors network focusing on early stage, high-growth businesses in the Mid-Atlantic region, as a means of growing the region’s economy, retaining and attracting talent and fostering innovations that strengthen our civic infrastructure.

Comcast Ventures

Address:"One Comcast Center 55th Floor 1701 John F. Kennedy Blvd Philadelphia, PA 19103-2838"

"At Comcast Ventures, we love working with entrepreneurs who have ideas that will shift industries and impact the way people interact with their worlds. And we thrive on helping take those ideas big.

By combining the best characteristics of traditional venture funds with the technical insight, scale and experience of a strategic investor, CV offers a best-in-class value proposition for entrepreneurs, portfolio companies, partnering investors, and the Comcast family of companies."

Delaware Biotechnology Institute CAT Grants

Phone:(302) 831-4888
Address:15 Innovation Way, Newark, DE 19711

The Bioscience CAT's mission is to support and grow Delaware's economy and bioscience community by fostering innovative research and development activities, as well as research collaborations among members of the Delaware bioscience community.

Delaware Crossing Investor Group


Delaware Crossing Investor Group (DCIG) is a network of former and current executives and entrepreneurs who provide counsel and capital to early-stage and other growth-oriented companies. Our members back entrepreneurs and their companies by contributing investment capital and important domain expertise in a wide array of industries.

DreamIT Ventures

Address:"3401 Market Street Philadelphia, PA 19104"

"Dreamit offers programs that provide startups with direct access to customers, investors, executives, and thought leaders in two verticals. DREAMIT HEALTH
Our top-ranked health accelerator, now in its 5th year, has established the largest customer network in health tech and offers startups a chance to integrate products into payers providers, and pharma companies. DREAMIT URBANTECH
Our urban tech program gives real estate tech, construction tech, IoT, and other urban tech startups a chance to gain customers and integrate into the second largest development project in the US. "

Edison Partners

Phone:(609) 896-1900
Address:"281 Witherspoon Street Princeton, NJ 08540"

Edison Partners is a growth equity firm that focuses on technology-enabled solutions in the Eastern United States.

EnerTech Capital

Phone:(484) 539-1872
Address:"One Tower Bridge 100 Front Street, Suite 1225 West Conshohocken, PA 19428"

We invest in early to growth stage companies that offer products or services that dramatically improve the profitability of producing or consuming energy.

First Round Capital

Address:"4040 Locust Street Philadelphia, PA 19104"

First Round is a seed-stage venture firm focused on building a vibrant community of technology entrepreneurs and companies.

First State Angels

Phone:(302) 777-1616
Address:1601 Concord Pike, Wilmington, DE 19803

First State Angels was formed to bring together the knowledge and experience of its investor members with the competitive advantage of today’s leading emerging companies. Using our diverse skills and experiences along with our efficient, collaborative-based approach we seek to invest in a broad base of industries that includes high growth and innovation.

First State Community Loan Fund

Phone:(302) 652-6774
Address:100 West 10th Street, Suite 1005, Wilmington, DE 19801

The mission of First State CLF is to educate, empower, and elevate business owners, and entrepreneurs, by augmenting technical expertise, increasing access to capital and stimulating business growth throughout Delaware and southeastern Pennsylvania.

Gabriel Investments

Address:"The Mellon Building 1735 Market Street, Suite 2501 Philadelphia, PA 19103"

Gabriel Investments is an early-stage investment group that supports companies in the Philadelphia and surrounding areas by providing capital for high-potential business opportunities.

Genacast Ventures

Address:"One Comcast Center, 55th Floor Philadelphia, PA 19103"

Genacast Ventures focuses on technology centric internet companies and is a seed fund that invests in B2B startups.

Good Company Ventures

Address:"601 Walnut St Philadelphia, PA 19122"

We offer a bold new approach to business that's about anchoring global impact with real traction; about scaling this impact by refining transformative business models; about launching dreamers by giving them the tools to do.

Jumpstart NJ Angel Network

Address:96 Albany Street, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08054

Jumpstart NJ Angel Network is a member-led, angel group of successful serial entrepreneurs, business executives and venture capitalists which actively invests in early-stage technology ventures in the Mid-Atlantic region and beyond.

Keiretsu Forum (Mid-Atlantic)


"Keiretsu Forum is a conglomeration of serious investors, business leaders, venture capitalists, corporate/institutional investors and serial entrepreneurs bound by two overlapping and codependent goals:

To work together for each other’s mutual benefit, forming strategic partnerships, enhancing each other’s knowledge and building an angel network of diverse skills
To access promising angel investment opportunities around the world"

MentorTech Ventures


MentorTech Ventures is a privately owned and operated, seed- and early-stage venture capital fund that invests in companies from the University of Pennsylvania ecosystem. MentorTech Ventures is wholly independent of and not affiliated with the University of Pennsylvania.

Mission OG


MissionOG provides capital to early and growth stage B2B technology companies. We apply our experience and capabilities to a group of highly skilled and passionate entrepreneurs whose businesses are on the cusp of exponential growth.

Newspring Capital

Phone:(610) 567-2380
Address:"555 E. Lancaster Ave, Suite 444 Radnor, PA 19087 "

NewSpring Capital is focused on leveraging operational expertise and capital to build market leading companies

Next Stage Capital

Address:"2570 Blvd. of the Generals Building 100 Second Floor Audubon, Pennsylvania 19403"

Headquartered just outside of Philadelphia, NextStage Capital focuses on finding undiscovered early stage investment opportunities in the Mid-Atlantic region. With an emphasis on technology software, hardware and services, NextStage Capital's goal is to find talented entrepreneurs with a compelling and validated technology offering and help them build company value.

Osage Partners

Phone:(484) 434-2255
Address:"50 Monument Road, Suite 201 Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004"

Osage Venture Partners (OVP) invests in early stage, business-to-business (B2B) software companies headquartered on the East Coast from its offices just outside of Philadelphia, PA.

Pennsylvania Angel Network


Pennsylvania Angel Network (PAN) provides resources and support to the angel community throughout Pennsylvania and surrounding areas. PAN's mission is to improve the overall investment environment for investors, increase the number of investors and increase investment dollars in Pennsylvania and surrounding areas.

Pennsylvania Innovation Partnership

Phone:(717) 948-4318
Address:1010 N. 7th Street, Suite 307, Harrisburg, PA 17102

The Innovation Partnership is a consortium of economic development and business assistance organizations located throughout the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Its goal is to help early-stage technology companies in Pennsylvania secure federal funding opportunities.

Quaker Partners

Phone:(215) 988-6800
Address:"Cira Centre 2929 Arch Street Philadelphia, PA 19104-2868"

Quaker Partners Management, L.P. is an East Coast-focused healthcare investment firm.

Rittenhouse Ventures

Phone:(215) 972-1502
Address:"The Navy Yard 100 Innovation Center 4801 South Broad Street Suite 400 Philadelphia, PA 19112 "

Rittenhouse Ventures is a Philadelphia-based, emerging-growth venture capital firm. We partner with entrepreneurs to deliver right-sized investments, deep expertise, regional relationships, and successful financial outcomes.

Robin Hood Ventures

Phone:(215) 966-6220
Address:3711 Market Street, 8th Floor Philadelphia, PA 19104

Since 1999, Robin Hood Ventures has invested in over 60 early-stage, high-growth startups, en route to building great companies. Our investments generally range from $250,000 to $1 million, and we syndicate with venture capitalists, institutions, and other angels in our network. We are passionate about using our expertise to build great companies. Our members boast a wealth of experience in a range of industries from IT to financial services to healthcare, and they are able to leverage their knowledge and networks to add real value to our companies.

SafeGuard Scientifics

Phone:(610) 293-0600

Safeguard Scientifics provides capital and operational support to growth-stage health care and technology companies.

SBA Eastern Pennsylvania (Philadelphia District Region III)

Phone:(610) 382-3062
Address:1150 First Avenue, Suite 1001, King of Prussia, PA

SBA’s District Office serves the 40 counties of eastern Pennsylvania. Their mission to provide prospective, new or established persons in the small business community with financial, procurement, management and technical assistance. In addition, special emphasis is made to assist women, minorities, the handicapped and veterans get into and stay in business.

Science Center QED Program

Address:3711 Market Street, Suite 800 Philadelphia, PA 19104

The QED Program helps to design projects that are milestone-driven and focused on answering key questions that will help move technologies from the lab into the marketplace. QED provides funding and business advice to help academic researchers commercialize promising technologies.

Sixers Innovation Lab


At the Sixers Innovation Lab Crafted by Kimball we help you move as quickly as possible. We offer a flexible, individualized program with day-to-day operational support for each company in the Lab.

Start with a simple application. We operate with rolling admissions, so we are ready to start when the fit is right. You are not joining a preset program. We will address your personalized needs and make the connections that best suit you. Innovation Lab spots are limited so we can give you the most valuable resource we have – our time.

Through a combination of powerful assets, we’ll help with strategy, growth, financing and the basics to help you navigate your path to success. And we will support you after you graduate for as long as you exist.

Smart Invest Ventures

Address:"37 West Avenue, Wayne, PA 19087"

SmartBase selects and nurtures world class entrepreneurial talent and their innovative ideas. We mould this talent into viable businesses.

SmartStart selects high potential emerging and growing businesses and accelerates these through mentorship, executive development and angel investment through the SmartStart syndicated angel network.

SmartInvest graduation capital will guide its portfolio companies from inception, through R&D, international market penetration, and fundraising SmartStart mentorship, advice and Venture Capital investment.

Startup PHL Fund (Mayor’s Office)


The StartupPHL Funds are an effort by the City of Philadelphia and the Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation (PIDC) to increase the availability of investment capital for Philadelphia-based startups.

University of Delaware Office of Economic Innovation and Partnerships

Phone:(302) 831-7140
Address:One Innovation Way, Suite 500, Newark,DE 19711

The Office was established in July of 2008. Its mission is to develop and deploy the University’s knowledge-based assets for the benefit of the University, the community, the state and the region

University Science Center Funds

Address:Philadelphia, PA

The Science Center is a mission-driven nonprofit organization that helps innovators and entrepreneurs bring world-changing technologies to market. We provide innovators, entrepreneurs and companies at any stage of the business lifecycle with support and access to resources, programming, capital, and space – helping move innovation from idea to IPO, and beyond.