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Open Access PHL Convening, June 10th ...

Open Access PHL Convening, June 10th 2016: Meet the speaker :: Julie Coker Graham, President & CEO, Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau @discoverPHL

Join OAP at our June 10th Convening and meet speaker Julie Coker Graham! Julie is the President and CEO of the Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau(PHLCVB) where she oversees all of the organization’s departments and operational duties. Prior to being named to this position she served as the Senior Vice President of Convention Sales and […]

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Open Access PHL Convening, June 10th 2016: Meet the speaker :: Meryl Levitz, President & Chief Executive Officer, Visit Philadelphia @visitphilly

Join OAP at our June 10th Convening and meet speaker Meryl Levitz! In her role as president and CEO of VISIT PHILADELPHIA®, Meryl Levitz is responsible for building the region’s image and growing its tourism industry, worth $10 billion in economic impact. Stated simply, her job is to get people to visit Philadelphia. A respected […]

Shark Tank is coming to Temple Univer...

Shark Tank is coming to Temple University!

By: Fox Public Relations May 25th, 2016 in Innovation and Entrepreneurship Institute News, News & Releases Shark Tank, the critically acclaimed, business-themed show is continuing the search for the best entrepreneurs with the best businesses and products that America has to offer. The Emmy-winning show features The Sharks – tough, self-made, multi-millionaire and billionaire tycoons […]

Microsoft BizSpark Orientation and Op...

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Microsoft BizSpark Orientation and Open Software Development Office Hours WorkShop   Date/Time:      Tuesday May 24th 2016 3:00pm to 6:00pm   Location:         Microsoft Store – King of Prussia Mall 160 N Gulph Road King of Prussia, PA 19406 (484) 754-7600   Microsoft’s BizSpark is an innovative global program that unites Startups with global entrepreneurial […]

Open Access PHL & GPCC Joint Con...

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Join OAP and The Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce at our May 6th Convening and meet speaker Kahiga Tiagha! On January 1, 2013, Kahiga A. Tiagha launched Tiagha & Associates. Mr. Tiagha manages the firm. Mr. Tiagha focuses his practice on business, investment and real estate transactions matters, both domestic and overseas. In June 2010, […]

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Join OAP and The Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce at our May 6th Convening and meet our Host speaker Tara Orio! Tara M. Orio became Senior Vice President of Membership and Member Engagement at The Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce (GPCC) in July 2015. As an advocate for regional development, the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce is […]

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Join OAP and The Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce at our May 6th Convening and meet speaker LeRoy E. Jones! LeRoy E. Jones is Chief Executive Officer of GSI Health, LLC, a healthcare technology and solution provider, which he founded and developed into a national leader in accountable care coordination, health information exchange, system integration, and interoperability. Mr. Jones is […]

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Join OAP and The Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce at our May 6th Convening and meet speaker Carrie Rathmann! Carrie started at Habitat for Humanity Philadelphia in December of 2013 as Director of Strategic Partnerships where she does long-range community planning, advocacy, government relations, construction industry engagement and development. She joined the Habitat team after […]

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Join OAP and The Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce at our May 6th Convening and meet speaker Dr. Keith Marmer! Dr. Keith Marmer is a senior executive and entrepreneur with business development experience with 25 years of results-oriented leadership in life science, technology and health care service disciplines.  Keith has a proven track record of launching and growing emerging businesses […]

4/21, 1-5pm, Temple University 18th A...

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Temple University 18th Annual Be Your Own Boss Bowl® April 21, 2016 1pm – Finalist Presentations | 5pm – Awards Reception Fox School of Business, Alter Hall Auditorium 1802 Liacouras Walk Phila, PA 19122   Don’t miss Temple University’s Be Your Own Boss Bowl on April 21. BYOBB is one of the most lucrative business plan […]

  • OAP June: Tourism, how it affects, influences and impacts our beloved PHL
    OpenAccessPHL Our theme for June 2016 OAP Convening is:  Tourism and how it affects, influences and impacts our beloved PHL We've invited speakers from the City government and our prominent tourism focused institutions. Our evolving speaker lineup: Visit Philadelphia:  Meryl Levitz, President & CEO Temple University, School of Tourism & Hospitality Management: Andrew Lovell, Associate Director of […]