Fellow Pittsburgh Startup Shares their Journey & Wants to Help You Find Weekend Getaways

Introducing TravelWits.com Hello WorkHardPGH.com, today we wanted to share with you an inside look at a local startup creating a new way to book and find Travel. The founders   Arman Bimatov, Alla Safonova, Maxim Likhachev all have made their home here in the Pittsburgh region after coming to the U.S. from Latvia and Russia. [...]

Pitt Students Participate in Marketing Challenge for Local Businesses

On Saturday, November 19th, Work Hard Pittsburgh had six University of Pittsburgh students and one Pitt Business faculty member visit to learn more about Work Hard and Academy Pittsburgh.   The group also teamed up with two small businesses in the Allentown area to develop a social media action plan through a Hackathon competition. Stuart [...]

Services to the Street Kicks Off with Spool Fabric

On Wednesday (12/9) representatives from Team Tusick and Work Hard PGH met with Michelle and Jennifer of Spool, LLC as part of Pittsburgh Tall’s Services to the Street program. This meeting took place to identify the services necessary to help Spool to better optimize their marketing strategy while simultaneously scaling their revenue. Located in at [...]

The Hardware Store Visits the Youngstown Business Incubator

The Youngstown Business Incubator has a simple mission: it accelerates B2B tech startups in Youngstown. Offering critical resources like space, counseling, equipment, and networking opportunities, YBI also aims to revitalize its downtown neighborhood. Sound familiar? Josh and Kamrul from The Hardware Store and Jennifer Wilhelm from the Urban Redevelopment Authority visited YBI to see how they differ [...]

A New Vision for Entrepreneurship in Pittsburgh

From the Crescent City to the Great Salt Lake It ain't what you got, it's what you make — Shovels & Rope Last year we launched The Hardware Store — a coworking community of freelance digital professionals, committed to creating equitable alternatives for regional entrepreneurs, and to the revitalization of Allentown, our neighborhood in the [...]