Startup Businesses

Philadelphia is a great city for startups built on a long history of innovation. New opportunities are here for thinkers and innovators.

 PIDC has made strategic investment partnerships to support this bourgeoning sector and create a thriving entrepreneurial community that is generating jobs, and growing the local economy.

Startup PHL Seed And Angel Fund

For early stage, technology-focused companies, PIDC has partnered with First Round Capital to create the Startup PHL Seed + Angel Funds to increase the availability of investment capital for Philadelphia-based entrepreneurs.