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Comcast NBCUniversal Announces LIFT Labs For Entrepreneurs To Help Launch Next Generation Of Startups

Comcast NBCUniversal announced LIFT Labs for Entrepreneurs today, a multi-city program that will focus on assisting startups with new innovations in media, entertainment and connectivity. It will be comprised of a variety of programs offered online and in person, including a startup accelerator, entrepreneurs’ resource center, and programs on how to bring their innovations to […]

The Tomorrow Toolkit: The Ultimate Startup Guide

Earlier this year, startup champions from Comcast NBCUniversal and Technical.ly met with over 1,000 founders and their supporters. Being a modern entrepreneur can be difficult. It’s difficult to get started. It’s difficult to stay motivated. And it’s difficult to find answers to the never-ending list of questions that inevitably arise: How do I network? Do […]

5 Tips to Help Entrepreneurs Perfect Their Pitch

Creating a compelling narrative can be a challenge for entrepreneurs. CNBC entrepreneurship writer Catherine Clifford shared her expert advice with Venture for America fellows at an event hosted by Comcast NBCUniversal. Getting face time with an investor is no easy task, and getting on a reporter’s radar can be just as difficult. Whether it’s a […]

Comcast Bolsters Sports Technology Team with Acquisition of OneTwoSee

The Philadelphia tech scene is a vibrant one with a range of companies developing next generation technologies, including apps, cloud-based services, and more. We’re fortunate to have such great companies in Philadelphia, as we often get the chance to work with many of them directly. To that end, I’m very pleased to announce that one […]

“Tomorrow Tour” Brings Enlightenment, Energy and Enthusiasm to Innovative Cities

Which startup ecosystem describes itself as being “the wild west”? I didn’t discover the answer until I’d travelled to five of the six cities on Comcast’s Tomorrow Tour 2016. Urban communities are catalysts for innovation, now and for the foreseeable future, as city centers transform, demographics shift and consumers re-imagine their relationship with goods and […]

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. […]