New offices at 4040 Locust Street

4040-office

We moved the offices of Technically Philly to 4040 Locust Street inside the headquarters and incubation space of investment firm First Round Capital.

Read more…

Philly Geek Awards

At the first ever Philly Geek Awards Friday, Aug. 19, I presented, was part of three nominations, won an award with Technically Philly, had an all-around good time and shared quite a few thoughts on the matter.

See other photos here.

Technically Media: working full-time for myself

Meeting my January professional resolution of working for myself, earlier this month I came on full-time to a company I co-founded: publishing consultancy Technically Media, which is behind technology news Technically Philly.

We also moved into office space as part of my leading for us a major foundation grant research project on open data.

I made the jump for a startup, after leaving homeless advocacy nonprofit Back on My Feet, through which I learned many lessons.

We have a payroll services company, accountant, attorney, and, after my third partner comes on fulltime, we’ll look toward health insurance. I’m surely proud of that.

Launching Technically Philly: a news site for the technology community

Today, my colleagues Sean Blanda, Brian James Kirk and I, debuted TechnicallyPhilly.com, a news site covering the community of people who use technology in the Philadelphia region.

Read more about it here. See our first post here.