Fishtown Area Business Association


Nominate local businesses for ScaleUp Philadelphia today!


I hope this message finds you in good spirits. My name is Anthony Dixon, a member of the ScaleUp Philadelphia team at The Enterprise Center. As a reminder, ScaleUp Philadelphia is currently recruiting for our fourth cohort of small business owners. We’re still accepting nominations and would love for you to invite motivated entrepreneurs in your network to receive additional help with growth.


Please spread the word (see attached postcard) or nominate a small business owner (click here) today.  Thank you for your continuous help and support!


How can ScaleUp Philadelphia help? 

Sponsored by the U.S. Small Business Administration, ScaleUp Philadelphia offers high-potential businesses what they need most – a strategy for growth, solid, experienced mentorship, access to capital, access to new opportunities and support.


If the clients you are thinking about nominating have sales of $150k to $500k and is committed to growth, ScaleUp Philadelphia is for them. Sessions begin March 2017.


For more information about ScaleUp America, please visit


I am new to the team and would love to meet in-person if you are available. Please feel free to reach out to schedule a time that works for you.


Best Regards,



Anthony Dixon


The Enterprise Center

4548 Market Street | Philadelphia, PA 19139

(t) 215.895.4051 | (f) 215.895.4001

Follow us on Twitter: @PhilaTEC


ScaleUp Philadelphia Postcard


Website News

Right now we’re working on reorganizing/adding content to the website. If the site is looking a little sparse to you, that’s because it is! Bear with us while we work to improve our website and make sure that it best serves the needs of the local business community.






 EBE Events and Entertainment Showcases

EBE’s biweekly entertainment showcases are a super fun way to experience what they have to offer for your next event! Due to Thanksgiving, the showcase schedule is a little different this month. Here’s what’s on the docket:

  • Wednesday, November 9 ONLY – Weekday band showcase featuring:
All of the showcases are FREE and you can RSVP for the weekday band showcases at
If you want to see more bands in one day, come to EBE’s Events and Entertainment Expo featuring 9 EBE Bands on Sunday, November 27th from 12 – 6 PM. The BIG Sunday Band Showcase features nine EBE bands playing all of your favorite songs all afternoon! Admission, as always, is free. Performance schedule and sign-up sheet are available here:
EBE also offers wedding DJs! Come see them on Tuesday, November 29th at 7pm! Sign up for free at


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Hey Businesses – here’s a really good deal!

‘TIS THE SEASON for your large format printing needs! Northern Liberty Press makes some beautiful/badass signs – just check out their portfolio for the evidence.

Here’s the deal: mention FABA when inquiring about a quote or use the code 1264 when you call and Northern Liberty Press will give you a discount of 25% to 30% off any custom signage (indoor or outdoor), window graphics, wall graphics and also banners or POP displays thru to December 31st.

Say WHAT?!


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If you live in Fishtown, use the promo code FISHTOWN to get a free delivery.

Are you a FABA member and want to see your business on this list? Easy, shoot us an email!