Aug 18, 2016 1:30:32 PM
Aug 5, 2016 3:09:25 PM
Jul 15, 2016 2:22:47 PM
NextFab member Kurt van Mol was frustrated at his job as an electrical engineer. The company that he worked for left little room for the growth that he was seeking. Financially, the company was on shaky ground and as payroll fell further and further behind, van Mol decided to do some soul searching. The result: a charitable start-up called Donor Dotz.
Jul 5, 2016 2:03:59 PM
Jun 22, 2016 11:38:51 AM
You've probably seen the billboards, "With Love, Philadelphia, XOXO," part of a campaign for visitphilly.com to promote travel and tourism in and around Philadelphia. You may have also seen the red "XOXO" at 30th street station or Independence Hall. This summer, NextFab is helping to spread the love by fabricating two event specific, mobile XOXO sculptures.
Jun 1, 2016 5:44:39 PM
It’s fun to cheer on friends who are doing great work. Kurt Swanson, a buddy of mine and fellow long-time member at NextFab, has been working his butt off for the last several years to bring a number of products to market. Usually he designs products for clients, but his most recent announcement is a bit more personal. Kurt's product development firm, Likuma Labs, is a resident company at NextFab, and they recently kickstarted a new air conditioning unit called Noria.
May 31, 2016 10:46:37 AM
Engineer and entrepreneur Ben Wolfgram teamed up with his artisan parents to create a fun new business that encompasses both of their passions.
May 18, 2016 9:58:23 AM
May 4, 2016 3:14:30 PM
On Monday, May 2nd Mayor Jim Kenney attended a panel of tech community leaders to discuss how the City of Philadelphia plans to foster the growth of the local tech industry.
May 3, 2016 10:47:37 AM
As Philadelphia's most forward thinking and tech-savvy development space and community, it stands to reason that NextFab has a strong educational focus. With eighty eight college level institutions and four hundred and fifty thousand college level students in the Philadelphia area, NextFab's student incentives and support programs cultivate valuable and unique relationships with Philadelphia students and institutions.