Connections the World Over
Fostering connections across the globe widens perspectives, increases creativity and collaboration, and enables local innovation to address global challenges. Attracting global talent and capital to our region supports Pittsburgh as a global hub. From supporting a diverse team here in Pittsburgh to forging relationships on the other side of the globe, we build global bridges.
Fostering connections the world over
Idea Foundry is engaged in global collaborations between industry professionals, students, investors, and families. Our services are adapted to support economic development in the local region and the development of innovation and societal impact across the globe.
Solving World Problems from Pittsburgh
Our globally-focused companies
Many of our companies have rooted themselves in the Pittsburgh region but offer technologies and solutions across the globe. The world’s most pressing problems are found across all corners of the globe, such as the availability of clean water, accessible energy, health services, and affordable housing. Our companies are working towards solving those problems and more. Here at Idea Foundry, we are proud to be situated in Pittsburgh and have seen first-hand what Pittsburgh has to offer for the international community.
What Others Have Said
“Working with FriendlyPA has solved our many problems and helped us make more rational decisions. It was my great pleasure meeting [the] FriendlyPA team.”
“From the beginning, FriendlyPA/Idea Foundry has demonstrated a clear commitment to getting to know about Cal U, our priorities and goals. Throughout the year, FriendlyPA/Idea Foundry communicates their plans, initiatives and specific opportunities for Cal U’s benefit and collaboration. Their detail-oriented approach is thorough and comprehensive.”