February 2020 Issue of LVStartup Has Been Released
By Colin McEvoy on February 7, 2020
The February 2020 issue of LVstartup, a monthly e-newsletter about entrepreneurs and startups in the Lehigh Valley, has been released.
This month’s edition highlights stories about Stuffed Puffs and DJ Marshmello attracting national attention, a Made Possible in Lehigh Valley testimonial featuring Nigerian transplant Ekom Uko, and the latest event from Penn State Lehigh Valley’s “Launchbox Ladies: From Passion to Profit” series.
Other stories included a newly-opening co-working space in downtown Easton, the forthcoming release of a new Lehigh Valley relocation guide, and a round-up of available business incubator space in the region.
The issue also spotlights several upcoming events including an information session about Lehigh University’s Hatchery, LVtech hosting its monthly meetup, the application deadline for the EUREKA! student entrepreneurship competition, the LVEDC Annual Meeting, and the Ben Franklin iXchange 2020.
Additionally, LVstartup features a Lehigh Valley startup each month. This issue, the company is Dynalene, Inc., which develops ultra-low temperature, highly efficient heat transfer fluids.
To see issues from the past six months, click on the links below:
- January 2, 2020 Hot Careers, Home For the Holidays & More!
- December 5, 2019 — Saffron, Space, Stuffed Puffs & More!
- November 7, 2019 — Millennials, Factory, Venture Idol & More!
- October 3, 2019 — Pets, Sports, Downtown Allentown Market & More!
- September 5, 2019 — Cornhole, Instagram, Sports & More!
- August 1, 2019 — Celebrity Chefs, Forbes, Mead & More!
LVEDC’s Entrepreneurship Council of the Lehigh Valley aims to improve the entrepreneurial environment of the region by listening to its entrepreneurs, identifying their unmet needs, communicating regional entrepreneurship initiatives between council members, and connecting local resources to continue the development of new entrepreneurial support initiatives.
LVstartup receives input from various organizations that serves the local entrepreneurial community, including LVEDC, the Baker Institute for Entrepreneurship, Creativity and Innovation at Lehigh University, Lehigh Valley Tech, the Allentown Economic Development Corporation (AEDC), the Bethlehem Department of Community and Economic Development, Ben Franklin Technology Partners, Penn State Lehigh Valley, and others.
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