RockYou buys Philadelphia-based social game developer Ryzing

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Center City social gaming developer Ryzing L.L.C. has been acquired by a California game developer called RockYou Inc. Terms of the acquisition... Read more

GoodCompany Group chooses 13 startups for latest summer boot camp

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GoodCompany Group, which runs a free business incubator/boot camp, has announced the latest group of start-ups who will participate in its... Read more

DNB, Valley Green tap federal small-business loan program

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Two more Philadelphia-area banks have gotten funding through the U.S. Treasury Department's Small Business Lending Fund. DNB Financial Corp... Read more

Passionfly wins 1st place in Drexel incubator competition

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Here are the student-run winners of Drexel University's 2011 Baiada Center Incubator Competition: First place: Passionfly, a social advertising... Read more

Amec's Plymouth Meeting office wins SBA award

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It seems odd for the U.S. Small Business Administration to hand out awards to big businesses just because they play well with small business... Read more

DreamIt, Comcast team to accelerate minority entrepreneurs

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Know a minority entrepreneur with a great idea for a new business? Thanks to some financial and mentoring support from Comcast Corp.'s venture... Read more

Growth at Azavea, Stroll lands them on Inner City 100 list

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It’s great to see Azavea Inc. and Stroll L.L.C., both of Philadelphia, make the Inner City 100 list again. That’s an annual ranking... Read more

Still 'wait-and-see' on the economy for small business

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I don’t like to wring my hands too much over one set of economic data. The $15 trillion U.S. economy is far too complex to fixate on... Read more