Ben Franklin Technology Partners (BFTP), celebrating its 30th year, released results of a study conducted by the Pennsylvania Economy League and KLIOS Consulting on significant dimensions of economic impact.
My involvement with BFTP originated with Chris Pavlides recruiting me to serve on the advisory board and offer strategy and positioning advice to candidates of the Mid-Atlantic Diamond Venture Group (MADV), where I met Terry Hicks, Vice President of the Investment Group at BFTP. Since 2012, I’ve enjoyed performing due diligence on BFTP funding candidates in the information technology division.
The BFTP report covers the five-year timeframe from 2007 through 2011.
Key findings of the impact report include:
As a business leader, how would you quantify the impact of your organization on the people you serve? It’s a valuable exercise to estimate the ROI of doing business with your company and the impact you have in creating jobs.
Bill Ringle is a CEO, former Apple exec, published author, and angel investor. Through Grow Business Now, he offers strategies and tools to elevate growth for executives and entrepreneurs from more than 46 industries. Bill has conducted nearly 200 podcast interviews on My Quest for the Best, where industry and business leaders share their secrets to success.