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P'unk Print Studio : Fall 2015

by Joanna Quigley-Turner

The summer is winding down, so it's time to release our upcoming calendar of events and workshops this Fall at the P'unk Print Studio. We had a great Thank You Card workshop this summer and we're…
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P'unk Print Studio : Summer 2015

by Joanna Quigley-Turner

You may have read the announcement of our new printing facility here at P'unk Ave, and now the Print Studio is open and ready for some action! Check out our lineup of workshops and events for…
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Introducing : the P'unk Print Studio

by Joanna Quigley-Turner

When I met Geoff last summer, we didn’t realize how much we had in common. I joined the team as the Studio Manager, and not long after I started, Geoff learned that he and I are…
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One Month in California: A Sabbatical

by Ilyssa Kyu

Just over a month ago, I returned home after taking a one-month sabbatical in a small California town called Mariposa. At P’unk Ave, we see sabbatical’s as intentional time set aside to take a break from…
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Doing Good Work

by Rachel Messeck

As an agency that focuses our work in the areas of health and wellness, education, arts and culture, and urbanism, we often work with clients who serve at-risk communities. We pride ourselves on doing good work…
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What is the Junto Retreat?

by Geoff DiMasi

"The Junto made it clear that it's very possible to run a business that's for good, and for profit." — Kristin Thomson "What is the Junto Retreat? I've answered so many times in conversation, but never…
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In My Short Life So Far

by Ilyssa Kyu

Recently I attended a conference in Portland, OR called the World Domination Summit. Yes, it was as awesome as it sounds. While I anticipated a generally great and inspiring experience, I could never have imagined the…
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Announcing the Junto Retreat – Early Ticket Release!

by Geoff DiMasi

We are excited to announce the pre-release of tickets for the Junto Retreat, an intentional gathering for business owners and leaders to dialogue on what it means to be "not just for profit". The Junto was…
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P'unk Ave T-Shirt For Sale!

by Geoff DiMasi

For last year's Philly Foursquare Games, Tim designed some P'unk Ave t-shirts so that we could look stylish and sporty. We got some extra printed and now you can look sporty, too! Grab your own shirt…
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The P'unk Avenue Loadout

by Thomas Boutell

We've had a great process for setting up new developer Macs for a long time, but we've been slow to share it. Today we corrected that oversight by releasing The P'unk Avenue Loadout, an open source…
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Journaling Shows Progress (and helps you find meaning)!

by Geoff DiMasi

Earlier this year, Alex Gilbert and I took in the 99% Conference in NYC and had the opportunity to hear Teresa Amabile speak on the value of journaling. There were lots of great speakers over the…
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Philly Foursquare Games

by Geoff DiMasi

Tonight at 7:30pm, P'unk Ave will square off against its friends at Technically Philly, Indy Hall, Geekadelphia, and others in a friendly series of foursquare matches. Only one of us can be crowned the victor! Should…

Art Safaris

by Geoff DiMasi

I just love the idea of these art safaris in Philadelphia. Libby and Robert of the artblog gather a group, throw them in a van, and drive them around the city to show them cool art…
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Creative Connector

by Geoff DiMasi

I have known for some time that I was named one of Philadelphia's 76 Creative Connectors. WHYY/NewsWorks and Leadership Philadelphia identified this group through an online citizen survey: Leadership Philadelphia has compiled a list of the…
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City to Shore Ride

by Geoff DiMasi

Last week, several P'unks participated in the MS City to Shore ride from Cherry Hill, NJ to Ocean City, NJ. They advertised it as a 75 mile ride, but it was actually 79. (I only mention…
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Biking from City to Shore... lightning or no lightning!

by Thomas Boutell

Last night I went for a little bike ride. Mother nature had other ideas. This was my view last night as my bike and I waited out a thunderstorm under the Columbia Railroad Bridge, along the…
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Team Togetherness

by Dana Vachon

Each Friday we take a couple hours out of our day to make lunch and share new things with each other. During the week we pass an email thread back and forth to decide what lunch creation…
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How much does it cost to run Ignite Philly or Barcamp?

by Geoff DiMasi

Since we have a lot of experience running events like Ignite Philly, the Junto and have helped figure out the logistics for events like Barcamp, we get lots of questions from people about how to handle…
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Junto: The Craft Cocktail

by Dana Vachon

May 24th 2011 Doors open 6pm, panel discussion to commence at 7pm P’unk Avenue, 1168 E. Passyunk Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19147 Join us for a special Junto where we will be dicussing the art of the…