6 Philly Tech Companies That Give Silicon Valley A Run For Its Money

From Benjamin Franklin, to Rocky Balboa, to Will Smith, you can’t properly tell the story of Philadelphia without acknowledging the figures that have helped make it great. Not to be outdone by its larger than life characters, These 8 Philadelphia based tech companies are aiming to further put “The City of Brotherly Love” on the map.

According to a report by the Economy League of Greater Philadelphia, the city has added over 8,000 new tech jobs since 2013. To see where bulk of that growth is coming from, look no further than the companies we’ve gathered here.

CRM|Artificial Intelligence|SaaS

Phenom People, the leader in Talent Experience Management, helps companies attract phenomenal talent through personalized digital experiences. The Phenom People Platform automates the complex process of driving awareness, interest, engagement, and acquisition for qualified talent.

“It’s just so open, flexible, enjoyable, fun, and positive every single day. We all love what we do, and the people we do it with, which creates an extremely positive culture and environment.”

-Employee review


Phenom People employees rated their overall culture a A.

Phenom People is hiring! Check out jobs here!

Cloud Infrastructure|Web Hosting|IaaS

Founded in 2003, Linode pioneered what is known today as cloud hosting, offering customers on-demand access to efficient and economical Linux virtual servers on high speed Internet connections. Customers use Linode’s services as infrastructure for their web sites, web services, and applications.

Linode is hiring! Check out jobs here!

Internet|IT Infrastructure|SaaS

Guru is the world’s first Revenue Empowerment Network, utilizing AI to make sales, support, and customer success teams better at their jobs. Its mission is to reinvent the way teams share and operationalize knowledge, and to use AI to make humans better at their jobs — not replace them.

“Great team and great product.”

-Employee review

100% of Guru employees say they look forward to interacting with their coworkers.

Guru is hiring! Check out jobs here!


Health Care|Life Science|Biotechnology

Proscia was founded by a team out of Johns Hopkins and the University of Pittsburgh to advance clinical outcomes and accelerate the discovery of breakthrough advancements in the fight against cancer. With its digital pathology platform, the company is leveraging artificial intelligence to unlock hidden data not visible to the human eye.

Proscia is hiring! Check out jobs here!

STEM Education|E-Learning|Secondary Education

Sam Labs provides everything needed to deliver the most engaging STEAM learning experience to classrooms. It seamlessly connects software and hardware with lesson plans that cover a wide variety of subjects, making learning about coding accessible, experimental, interactive and fun.

Sam Labs is hiring! Check out jobs here!

Analytics|Cloud Computing|Web Hosting

Cloudamize provides companies powerful tools for optimization and capacity planning for their cloud infrastructure. Customers have experienced significant monthly savings, while simultaneously increasing performance.

Consulting|Cloud Computing|Apps

PromptWorks develops customized web and mobile applications for companies, ranging from startups to Fortune 50 enterprises. It offers a range of software development services for enterprises and new ventures.

Promptworks is hiring! Check out jobs here!