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Moravian Academy 10th graders refine new business plan for credit card security app after Lehigh Valley LaunchBox StartUp Bootcamp
In February, Okezue Bell’s team placed sixth out of 90 plus teams across Pennsylvania in the annual DECA high school competition in the independent business category with a plan for a graphic design business using AI creativity. Bell, with his...
DelGrosso Launches Steel City Plant Co. after Lehigh Valley LaunchBox StartUp Bootcamp
DelGrosso Launches Steel City Plant Co. after Lehigh Valley LaunchBox StartUp Bootcamp With ideas for her new business simmering for over a year, Angela DelGrosso was spending a long summer weekend solo retreat fleshing out her business plan when a...
Lehigh Valley LaunchBox Grant Recipient, CeCe J’s Snacks opens in Allentown
After more than 20 years of working for large companies, Ceceilia Jackson had the confidence to leave the corporate world and follow her love of chips! Jackson recently opened her own business, Cece J’s Snacks, with the help of Lehigh...
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July 7 2021

Altoona LaunchBox hosts second session in Grow With Google webinar series

Join the Altoona LaunchBox supported by the Hite family for "Get Your Local Business on Google Search and Maps" on Wednesday, July 21.
July 2 2021

Penn State a finalist for 2021 APLU Innovation and Economic Prosperity Awards

The Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) named Penn State as one of six university finalists for its ninth annual Innovation & Economic Prosperity University Awards, recognizing the Invent Penn State initiative and its LaunchBox & Innovation Hub Network.
July 1 2021

Altoona LaunchBox to host PA Business Tax Credits webinar

The Altoona LaunchBox supported by the Hite family, along with sponsor KIZ Resources, LLC, will host a PA Business Tax Credits webinar via Zoom on Thursday, July 15.
June 25 2021

Alumnus Brandon Noble to be keynote speaker at Great Valley golf outing

The former NFL defensive tackle will join the Great Valley community for the ninth annual golf outing on Tuesday, Aug. 24, in support of the Great Valley LaunchBox powered by Penn State, which supports local entrepreneurs.
June 25 2021

Altoona LaunchBox announces Bootcamp Business Plan Competition winners

The Altoona LaunchBox supported by the Hite family awarded prizes for first and second places in the Bootcamp Business Plan Competition.
June 17 2021

Altoona LaunchBox to host Grow With Google webinar series

The Altoona LaunchBox supported by the Hite family will present "Reach Customers Online with Google" on Tuesday, June 29.