Funding Do’s and Don’ts: Ellen Weber

blind entrepreneurship

Funding Do’s and Don’ts: Ellen Weber

Robin Hood Ventures’ Ellen Weber appeared on the Blind Entrepreneurship podcast with Johnathan Grzybowski to discuss the Philadelphia VC environment. The episode can be found here.


Ellen Weber is passionate about innovation and about helping build great companies in the region. She is the Executive Director of Temple University’s Fox School of Business Innovation and Entrepreneurship Institute, and an Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurship, she’s a part of Mid-Atlantic Diamond Ventures, and the Executive Director of Robin Hood Ventures (, a leading angel group helping to fuel startup growth in the Greater Philadelphia region. David Bookspan is a serial entrepreneur. He’s founded Monetate, MarketSpan, Past president of Robinhood Ventures, he’s a recovering lawyer, Founder of Dreamit Ventures and current founder and executive chairman at Amino Payments, which is a payments company that combines technologies from blockchain, payments, and advertising to bring transparency to online advertising.

Links mentioned in interview:

Ellen Weber:

David Bookspan