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  • Hiring of Direct Reports: Responses from CEOs May 26, 2015 Nate Lentz
    Osage Venture Partners recently published a CEO survey focused on hiring and recruiting.  After reading the initial results, I reached out to a group of CEOs whose hiring practices I respect to get a …
  • Congratulations to 2015 PACT Enterprise Award Winner Sidecar and Finalists SevOne, InstaMed, and Halfpenny Technologies May 19, 2015 Administrator
    Last week, PACT – the Philadelphia Alliance for Capital and Technologies – held the 2015 Enterprise Awards, their annual black-tie awards gala. This year the event was held in Philadelphia in the newe …
  • First CEO Survey Report May 12, 2015 Administrator
    Earlier this year, we sent out the first installment of what we hope will become a regular (and brief) survey to capture the pulse of the most important members of the entrepreneurial ecosystem, the e …
  • Remembering David Freschman March 23, 2015 Nate Lentz
    I was saddened to learn last week of the death of David Freschman to pancreatic cancer.  David was a friend to many in the venture community and was one of the pioneers of venture capital in Delaware …
  • Are You Ready to Run Your Business for the Next Ten Years? March 10, 2015 Nate Lentz
    I recently wrote a recommendation for an entrepreneur who I have known for a number of years.  Osage never invested in his business because it was a bit out of our scope, but I used to spend time with …