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Gil BeydaGenacast Ventures | Twitter
Gil Beyda is the Founder & Managing Partner of Genacast Ventures, a seed fund formed in partnership with Comcast Ventures to invest in technology-centric, Internet start-ups. Gil has invested in Invite Media (acquired by Google), Demdex (acquired by Adobe), DoubleVerify, Packlate and Enterproid.
Chris FralicFirst Round Capital | Twitter
Chris Fralic is a Partner at First Round Capital, an early stage venture capital firm with offices in Philadelphia, San Francisco, and New York. Chris has 25 years of technology industry experience, with significant Internet business development roles since 1996. Prior to joining First Round, Chris was VP of Business Development at social bookmarking company del.icio.us.
Wayne KimmelArtists and Instigators | Twitter
Wayne D. Kimmel is a Founder and Managing Partner of Artists & Instigators with Marc Ecko and Tony Bifano. In 1999, Wayne founded his venture capital firm that has invested in startup and early-stage consumer facing technology companies. Some of them included SeamlessWeb (acquired by ARAMARK), Take Care Health Systems(acquired by Walgreens), and NutriSystem (NTRI). Currently, Artists & Instigators is an investor in Fisker Automotive, Ryzing, ReverbNation, Startup Health, Dwolla and LA Startup Weekend winner, Zaarly.
Alan GreenbergerDeputy Mayor for Economic Development
During his 34 years in private practice, he was the principal designer on numerous architectural, urban design and planning projects. Among his notable projects are the Salvation Army Kroc Corps Community Center in Philadelphia, the West Chester University School of Music and Performing Arts Center, the renovation of Lehigh University's historic Linderman Library, new campus plan and pavilions at the Mann Center for the Performing Arts and the Master Plan for the Centennial District in Philadelphia's Fairmount Park.