Donald A. Webster (Don) is the new Executive Director of Tecbridge. He joins the inaugural Tecbridge Radio show to announce our exciting new partnership with Bold Gold Media and to spotlight plans for a new regional Investment Fund for early stage firms in NEPA. Don also talks about Tecbridge plans to start a regional High School Entrepreneurship Institute thanks to funding support from the McGowan and Briggs Foundations.

Don began his career on Wall Street and came to NEPA as President of NatWest Services in 1995. Following NatWest’s acquisition, Don founded a series of local start-ups including a consulting firm specializing in technology consulting, project management and HR services that was sold to a major accounting firm and a software development company focused on custom database solutions for small business.

Don is a co-founder of the Great Valley Business Plan Competition and was named the Ben Franklin Technology Partners 2007 Entrepreneurial Advocate of the Year.

Don has two daughters and lives with his wife Laura in Dalton, PA.