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Regional Resource Portal

The Regional Resource Portal database is a dynamic tool utilized for regional growth, as it relates to the STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) initiative within NEPA.


Angel Network

The Angel Network is a group of affiliated investors who meet periodically to review business plans how are interested in providing early-stage financing to regional start-up businesses.


WorkNepa by TecBridge

WorkNEPA.com serves as NEPA’s resource for job seekers, interns and employers alike as it provides an opportunity for users to search and post high-quality, well-paying careers and internships.


Rooted Now

The Rooted blog promotes the exciting happenings and successes of the NEPA region, where readers have the ability to connect to one another.


Business Plan Competition

The Business Plan Competition is a regional competition designed to stimulate innovative thinking to leverage a technology-driven economy while retaining our region’s talent.


Entrepreneurial Institute

The Annual Entrepreneurship Institute is a three-day program where students learn about building a business plan, raising capital and running a successful company.


Keystone Innovation Zone

KIZs are a Commonwealth initiative where companies may take advantage of tax credits; utilize the services of college students as interns and other grant opportunities.


Neptech Meetup Group

NEP-Tech Group Meet-up group focuses on building a supportive network of tech professionals, technology start-ups and small businesses to help our businesses succeed.


Learn more about how the regional bioscience initiative is leveraging
the strength of the region to grow biosciences in NEPA.


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