INNOVATING PITTSBURGH 

Pittsburgh's flourishing start-up ecosystem has created an environment of technology, innovation, and creativity. These are just a few of the Pittsburgh-grown startups that are making their mark world-wide. 

 
 
 Jessica Strong and Priya Amin, Founders

Jessica Strong and Priya Amin, Founders

FLEXABLE

Imagine living in a world where childcare was available everywhere you went - Flexable LLC are on a mission to make that world a reality! Flexable provides pop up childcare at professional & personal events, offices, retail stores and more! The Flexable Certified Caregivers go through a 6-point vetting process, guaranteeing safety and security. Simply fill out a form, and they take care of the rest!

 
 Rob Carney, Founder

Rob Carney, Founder

CARNEY

While many advertising agencies have been playing catch-up to strengthen their digital media capabilities, Carney has been doing things differently. From a spacious modern office in Regent Square, the full-service digital agency helps clients in the technology, manufacturing, retail and not-for-profit sectors increase demand for their products, services or missions by using web technology to engage with customers, prospects and supporters. Some clients include American Eagle Outfitters, Dick's Sporting Goods, and Philips.

 
 Luis Von Ahn, CEO and Co-Founder

Luis Von Ahn, CEO and Co-Founder

DUOLINGO

Duolingo is a free application that serves to provide free universal language education that is accessible to all. With over 200 million users, it has become one of the most recognized apps worldwide, as well as one of the most easily and commonly used portals to education. After the company's creation in 2012, they have only continued to soar.