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LVstartup is a monthly newsletter, created by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs, that is laser-focused on the needs of startups in the greater Lehigh Valley. If you've got a startup or startup-centric event or story that we should know about, let us know!
EVENTS
  • September 6: LVTech is hosting its monthly Tech Happy Hour, where people get together for drinks and to catch up on projects and network
  • September 7 & 14: Lehigh University's Small Business Development Center is hosting two pre-venture seminars about how to start your own business and build your business model
  • September 10: Girl Develop It is hosting a GDI study group at LCCC-Allentown, staffed by volunteer teaching assistants, so you can learn to code in a supportive community
  • September 11: The Lehigh Valley FAST (Festival of Art, Science, and Technology), a free carnival-style celebration, will be held at the Da Vinci Science Center
  • September 21: The 2016 Cybersecurity Summit will be held at DeSales University in Upper Saucon Township, starting 5:30 p.m.
  • September 30: The Sharing Summit is launching its first annual all-day sharing economy conference at Lehigh University in Bethlehem
  • October 5: The Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Northeastern PA is hosting a workshop on federal funding for innovation
  • October 24: The Southside Bethlehem KIZ Annual Update will be held at Lehigh Univeristy's Iacocca Hall
  • November 3: Save the date for Ben Franklin Venture Idol, a crowdfunding competition that's a cross between Shark Tank and American Idol
STUFF TO READ
NEWS OF NOTE
FEATURED STARTUP
JH Plastics

With over 30 years of experience, JH Plastics offers custom plastic fabrication and distribution in the Lehigh Valley and beyond. Operating out of the Allentown Economic Development Corporation's Bridgeworks Enterprise Center, the company provides quality workmanship, a high level of expertise, and a wide breadth of services while maintaining the flexibility and accountability of a small, entrepreneurial business.