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Happier holidays for twenty-two i2n companies thanks to $1,639,664 in KIZ tax credit awards from Pennsylvania
Ideas x Innovation Network is a ChesterCounty Economic Development initiative
EXTON _The Corbett administration announced the 2013 Keystone Innovation Zone tax credit awards. The KIZ initiative, funded under the Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED), continues to advance a top priority of Governor Corbett through connecting Pennsylvania's educational institutions with entrepreneurs and start-up businesses to create innovative, good-paying jobs for graduates right here in the state.
Twenty-two Ideas x Innovation Network (i2n) companies in Chester County and Delaware County received a total of $1,639,664 in KIZ tax credit awards. These companies included
Airolution, Alliance Pharma, Brandywine Photonics, Dynamic Energy Solutions, EvolveIP, Fibrocell Science, Fogmaker North America, GreenPointeEnergy, Hometown Green, Kerathin, LifeSplice Pharma,
Next Generation Reporting, OptimalOps Software, Prosthetic Innovations, Purispec, QUANTA Technologies, SparkNET Technologies, Thingworx, TransSig, Unifeyed, VenatoRx Pharmaceuticals, and
The total amount awarded statewide this year was $14,962,322, compared to $13,729,718 in 2012.
The Ideas x Innovation Network is an initiative of the Chester County Economic Development Council that supports emerging growth businesses throughout their entire life cycle by leveraging the assets of academic institutions and partners to create a network of physical and virtual resources. i2n is funded in part by private sector support, educational partners and the Pennsylvania Department of Community & Economic Development’s Discovered in PA, Developed in PA program. For more information about i2n, visit
The Chester County Economic Development Council is a private, non-profit economic development organization promoting smart growth in Chester County and the surrounding region for over 50 years. The CCEDC provides proven financing solutions, cultivates workforce talent, leverages business partnerships, and fosters entrepreneurial collaboration. Together, with the support of the private and public sectors, CCEDC initiates,implements and innovates programs that improve the business community and enhance the quality of life in ChesterCounty. For more information, visit our website,
i2n is funded in part by private sector support, educational partners and the Pennsylvania Department of
Community & Economic Development’s Discovered in PA, Developed in PA program.