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Comcast NBCUniversal’s Partnership with Dreamers // Doers Supports Female Thought Leaders

It’s no secret that Comcast NBCUniversal believes entrepreneurs need a culture of collaboration and a supportive community for innovation to thrive. That’s part of the reason the Entrepreneurial Engagement team exists, and why the company is expanding its support of startups through the launch of Comcast NBCUniversal LIFT Labs. It’s also why we seek out […]

2016: Full of Inspiring Encounters with Entrepreneurs

Where did we go? Who did we meet? What did we discover? Watch this 2016 Comcast NBCUniversal Entrepreneurial Engagement recap to see how entrepreneurs from around the county inspired, motivated and taught us this year.

How Comcast NBCUniversal is Sparking Innovation at the Pennovation Center

58,000 square feet. Three stories. A melting pot of faculty, entrepreneurs and students. And now, a robust range of Comcast-sponsored programs fostering the entrepreneurial spirit at the University of Pennsylvania. Comcast NBCUniversal is excited to be the official sponsor for entrepreneurial education at the Pennovation Center, the University of Pennsylvania’s new business and technology incubator. […]

Celebrating National Entrepreneurship Month With 10 Ways To Connect

November is officially National Entrepreneurship Month, an occasion that recognizes the dreams and determination of entrepreneurs bringing their visions to life. We’re especially excited to celebrate here at Comcast NBCUniversal. It was just over 50 years ago that Comcast itself was a determined startup. Bold ideas and entrepreneurship remain a core part of our DNA, and […]

Comcast NBCUniversal Celebrates the Contributions of Female Founders

We all know that strong startups need a culture of collaboration and a supportive entrepreneurial community—not just capital—for innovation to thrive. However, we’ve got more data than ever showing that startups really need female leaders. It’s not just our gut instinct telling us this. Philadelphia-based First Round Capital recently reported that startups in their portfolio […]