On July 26, The Department ofCommunity and Economic Development (DCED) said the commonwealth is investing$1.3 million to grow technology-based economic development in Pennsylvania. DCED Secretary Dennis Yablonskysaid. "By boosting the tech industry, our businesses will be able toprovide high-wage jobs and make the state's economy healthier." The funding, awarded by the Ben Franklin Technology Development Authority, comes through Governor Edward G. Rendell's Keystone Innovation Zone program.
Let's hope some of this makes it's way to Philly!