Tag Archives: entrepreneurs

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. […]

Veteran Sandra Edwards is Empowering Women and Reinventing Rent-to-Own

After starting with a personal loan and television ads, Edwards got plugged into Bunker Labs, for which Comcast provides entrepreneurial support and technology services. Don’t go cheap, the saying goes, on anything that separates you from the ground. The advice typically applies to shoes, beds and tires. It’s the tire part that stands out to […]

Turning a Message into Movement on the Millennial Trains Project

I’m on the plane flying home to Philadelphia after three thought provoking days on the Millennial Trains Project from Denver to Milwaukee, organized by the incomparable Patrick Dowd and his amazing team. This was my first overnight in a tiny train car, which rocked me to sleep — and kept rocking after we got off to […]