Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Southeastern Pennsylvania has announced the selection of three startup companies for the inaugural class of the Project Liberty Digital Incubator.
The Project Liberty Digital Incubator is an effort of the Philadelphia Media Network, the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, BFTP/SEP, Dreamit Ventures and Drexel University. It is designed to stimulate the establishment and growth of digital media startup companies in the Philadelphia region.
Operated by BFTP, the incubator will be hosted in the headquarters of PMN – the parent company of The Philadelphia Inquirer, the Philadelphia Daily News, Philadelphia SportsWeek and Philly.com.
“The Project Liberty Digital Incubator is a tremendously innovative way to stimulate new digital media enterprise formation,” BFTP president and CEO RoseAnn B. Rosenthal said. “Ben Franklin is happy to work with these young, talented, entrepreneurs who are bringing new energy to our community.”
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