Tales of a Philly Entrepreneur presented by PACT and TP

By Technically Philly (other events)

Tuesday, April 24 2012 2:00 PM 4:00 PM

This event is presented by PACT and Technically Philly with support from Woodcock Washburn.

Four Philly entrepreneurs will cover everything there is to know about startup a successful startup in Philadelphia. From fundraising to scaling to exiting, you'll hear from local success stories give advice on how to take your business to the next level, no matter how big your business is.


Brendon McCorkle, Co-Founder Cloudmine - Brendan is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania with a degree in Technology Management, a program sponsored by the school of engineering and Wharton. He is a serial entrepreneur with mobile, fundraising, and UX experience. CloudMine is Brendan's second funded venture. Brendan likes rock climbing and high maintenance beers (snob). Don't be fooled by his engineering disguises; he has actually been known to wear a suit.

Robert Moore, Co-founder RJ Metrics - Robert J. Moore is the founder and CEO of RJMetrics, one of Philadelphia’s best-known technology startups. RJMetrics creates software that helps online businesses unlock the valuable insights hidden within their own data.

Kevin Garton, CMO Neat company - Kevin Garton is The Neat Company’s Chief Marketing Officer and reports to Neat’s CEO. Kevin is responsible for brand strategy, product marketing and customer support. He leads the effort to communicate The Neat Company’s value in the marketplace by showcasing the company’s ability to transform paper into digital information.

Jameel Farruk, Co-Founder Inhabi - Jameel Farruk is the co-founder and CMO of Inhabi, a Philadelphia based real estate technology company. Prior to starting Inhabi, Jameel served as Director of Marketing and Business Development for the Philadelphia-born mobile payments company, Venmo. Jameel is a current member on the Board of Advisors for the Kupona Foundation, a not for profit assisting with maternal healthcare for women in Tanzania. Jameel studied Political Science at Indiana University, Bloomington.


After arriving at the Cira Centre please check in at the front desk. Let the attendant know that you are visiting Woodcock Washburn on the 12th Floor. Please be sure to bring a photo ID. After receiving your temporary pass, please proceed to the first elevator bank and the 12th floor.