Entrepreneurs took center stage March 11, in Philadelphia, for the 10th Annual Ben Franklin Emerging Business Awards (Bennies). This year’s event took place at the Wyndham Franklin Plaza.
For the last nine years, co-founders Entrepreneurs’ Forum of Greater Philadelphia and Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Southeastern Pennsylvania have presented these awards to area companies and entrepreneurs, in recognition of outstanding efforts and achievements with breakthrough technologies, product innovations and management excellence. Each winning company will receive a $1,000 cash prize and the visibility to help them on to the fast track to investment capital.
Sponsors of the 2004 Ben Franklin Emerging Business Awards were BDO Seidman LLP, Blank Rome LLP, S.R.One, and Innovation Philadelphia.
Innovation Philadelphia would like to specially congratulate our client and Economic Stimulus Fund recipient, IPR International, for winning Best Management Team. Other IP clients nominated for the Bennies were Chaperone Technologies (Most Innovative Product), Gentis, Inc. and Immune Control (both for Biotech Company of the Year).
For more information, press only: Jeanette Brown, 484.540.9026