First Outside Round
Ben Franklin Technology PartnersBen Franklin Technology Partners Contact: Terry Singer
Benjamin Franklin Technology Partners (BFTP) is a public organization based in Pennsylvania that supports startup and early stage entrepreneurial growth within the state. BFTP delivers crucial resources for technology-driven enterprises in sectors such as advanced manufacturing, alternative and clean energy, biotechnology, communications/wireless, environmental and green technology, healthcare, ICT, interactive media, material science, medical devices, microelectronics, optoelectronics, pharmaceuticals, plastics, powdered metals, and robotics.
BFTP invests risk capital in emerging technology-based enterprises and established businesses; providing hands-on technical and business expertise to spur enterprise growth and accelerate commercialization activities; and delivers customized solutions that draw on an extensive network of public and private resources, including universities, federal laboratories and research institutions. Our investments are typically less than $2 million.