She is the Executive Director of Robin Hood Ventures (www.robinhoodventures.com), a leading angel group helping to fuel startup growth in the Philadelphia region. As Managing Director and co-founder of Antiphony Partners, LLC, a strategic consulting firm that specializes in helping companies create sustainable value through innovation, Ellen helps create strong teams and build strong leaders for emerging companies as well as Fortune 500 clients. She was involved in the growth of Investor Force, a provider of technology-based solutions for institutional investment professionals, where she created the company’s initial human resources department, facilitated strategic planning, and managed the organizational aspects of the company’s mergers and acquisitions. Additionally, she spent twelve years at Shared Medical Systems where she was responsible for initiatives encompassing organizational development, customer support and corporate communications. She was also a senior consultant for Andersen Consulting.
Ellen was the COO and co-founder of VisionMine (www.visionmine.com), which allows corporate clients collaborative access to early start-up innovations, new technologies, and entrepreneurs that solve business problems.
Ellen serves as angel-in-residence at Temple University’s Innovation and Entrepreneurial Institute, was an advisory board member of Philly Startup Leaders, championed the Philly Tech Meetup, and is a board member of the Alliance of Women Entrepreneurs.
Ellen graduated from The Wharton School with a B.S. in economics.