Monthly Archives: January 2014

Tech tyros get $1.3 mil in tax credit funding

While Urban Innovation21 President and CEO Bill Generett was pleased to recently hear of a project that could bring tablet computer manufacturing to Homewood in the future, he was even more pleased to announce that several tech start-up firms he has been working with have been awarded nearly $980,000 in state tax credit funding. Read More

Urban Innovation21 Announces Recipients of Tax Credits for High Growth Companies in our Region

Each year the Pennsylvania Department of Community & Economic Development Ben Franklin Development Authority (BFTDA) offers high growth start up companies located within a Keystone Innovation Zone (KIZ) the opportunity to obtain tax credits that can be sold on the secondary market for cash that can significantly contribute to the ability of these KIZ companies to transition through the stages of growth. Read More