Joseph Priestley Society Welcomes Ed Richman, President, Richman Chemical Inc.


On Thursday, January 8, 2015, Edward Richman, president, Richman Chemical Inc., presents “Richman Chemical: One Entrepreneur’s Story” at the Chemical Heritage Foundation (CHF). Register to attend the talk in person—or view the live webcast at

Ed Richman started a chemical manufacturing business without customers, products, technology, facilities, money, smoke or mirrors. Now, 27 years later, still no products, technology, facilities, smoke or mirrors but at least plenty of customers and some money too. Richman will share how this company’s unique business model became a success story.

This talk is presented as part of CHF’s monthly Joseph Priestley Society lecture series, which promotes a deeper understanding of science, technology, and industry with an emphasis on innovation and entrepreneurship.

Joseph Priestley Society Luncheon:
“Richman Chemical: One Entrepreneur’s Story”
January 8, 2015
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. $25 – Register Online

Chemical Heritage Foundation
315 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106 view map

$25 fee includes reception, lunch and lecture. Advance registration is required. Please visit CHF’s website for additional program information, including a full schedule and speaker biography.

If you have any questions please contact Nancy Vonada, manager of events and donor relations, at 215.873.8226 or


About Richman Chemical

Richman Chemical, Inc. provides custom chemical synthesis, custom manufacturing, and raw material sourcing in the life sciences, specialty chemical, biotechnology, pharmaceutical and emerging technology industries.  Founded in 1988 by Ed Richman, the company is headquartered outside of Philadelphia.  For more information follow us on LinkedIn

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Daniel Lipson
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Richman Chemical, Inc.
Office: 215-628-2946 ext. 14
Fax: 215-628-4262

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