February 2013 - Venturef0rth

Startup PHL

Venturef0rth named Startup PHL Finalist

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We’re excited to share that we were named one of 20 finalists to receive a grant to strengthen the startup and early-stage business culture in Philadelphia! Venturef0rth exists to support our entrepreneurial community, and this grant would help us raise the bar. In November 2012, Startup PHL put out a “Call for Ideas” asking the question: “What are the gaps in Philadelphia’s startup and early-stage marketplace and how can our dollars make the most impact?” Our idea? Venturef0rth Commons. We want to expand our offerings to support round-the-clock events and programming for the community, right next to our shared workspace….

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Farm Truck

Gourmet food trucks are coming

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Lunch in Southern Liberties just got a little bit more delicious. And mobile. We’ve partnered with the Philadelphia Mobile Food Association to bring a rotisserie of gourmet food trucks to the hood – with the Venturef0rth parking lot being claimed as ground zero. Inspired by the model pioneered at 30th Street Station’s “Patio,” Love Park and the Navy Yard, this pilot lunch truck rotation is expanding the food options in our little slice of post-industrial early stage heaven. Starting on Wednesday, February 13, two trucks will set up shop in the Venturelot, driving forward every Monday and Wednesday from 10:30 am – 2 pm…

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Josh Kopelman

Kopelman inspires at Venturef0rth

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What do 150 beers, priceless knowledge and enlightening insight have in common? All were consumed at the Josh Kopelman event on January 31. Kopelman, the founder of First Round Capital and venture capitalist extraordinaire, spoke to our audience about living the life of a VC, why he helps young startups, and how he balances life. After a Q&A with Venturef0rth’s very own Elliot Menschik, Kopelman answered audience questions ranging from what keeps him up at night to how he feels about supporting entrepreneurs without a formal higher education. “He’s personable, he’s easy to talk with, and he just gets it,”…

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