Google Plus Facebook LinkedIn Twitter Vimeo RSS

Evaluation: Ben Franklin Technology Partners provides $6.6 billion boost over five years

By - Last modified: June 4, 2013 at 11:06 AM

Ben Franklin Technology Partners has increased the state's economy by about $6.6 billion from 2007 through 2011 and produced a rate of return on the commonwealth's $137.7 million investment during the period of about 3.6 to one, according to the results of a third-party evaluation announced Monday.

The evaluation was conducted by the Pennsylvania Economy League and KLIOS Consulting, according to a news release.

BFTP is an initiative of the state Department of Community and Economic Development originally chartered in 1982. The statewide program provides investment capital, entrepreneurial training, business support services and incubation programs.

Write to the Editorial Department at editorial@cpbj.com

Leave a Comment

test

Please note: All comments will be reviewed and may take up to 24 hours to appear on the site.

Post Comment
View Comment Policy

Comments

close
Subscribe to Our Newsletters!
Click Here to Subscribe for Free Now!