AOL Founder Wants to Give $100k to a Philly Entrepreneur

Steve Case talking to a group of entrepreneurs in Detroit during a previous Rise of the Rest tour. (Photo courtesy of Revolution.)

Steve Case may be best known as the founder of AOL, but these days, the billionaire is one of the foremost investors in startup companies outside Silicon Valley. On Tuesday morning, Case announced that he’s coming to Philadelphia in September to hold a pitch and demo contest with a $100,000 grand prize. (Apply here.)

It’s part of his Rise of the Rest...

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