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City of Brotherly Bandwidth

Thursday, April 10

Philadelphia’s tech economy is growing – players include emerging start-ups, robust firms that are strong and growing rapidly and, of course, the powerhouse Comcast.

Big opportunities for synergy exist between Philadelphia’s public relations and technology communities.

Join the Philadelphia Public Relations Association for “City of Brotherly Bandwidth” – a look at the region’s tech sector and its public relations opportunities.

Join members of Philadelphia’s technology sector for a lively breakfast panel, moderated by PPRA Member Danielle Cohn, vice president of marketing & communications, Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau, and member of the leadership team of Philly Startup Leaders.

Paneliests include:

  • Sam Schwartz, Chief Business Development Officer, Comcast
  • Darren Hill, Co-founder and CEO, WebLinc
  • Alex Hillman, Co-founder, Indy Hall
  • Elliot Menschik, Managing Director,DreamIt Health; Founder, Venturef0rth
  • Rick Nucci, Serial Tech Entrepreneur; President, Philly Startup Leaders

Topics include:

  • Overview of the Philadelphia tech scene.
  • Public relations challenges for growing tech companies.
  • Programs supporting the ecosystem in Philadelphia.
  • Channels that work well for generating awareness and interest of the City’s technology companies.
  • How you can get involved in telling PHL’s tech stories to a broader audience.
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