Ed Tepper

Ed Tepper is an accomplished, results-oriented and hands-on operations and financial management executive. Ed has over 30 years of leadership experience developing, motivating, and leading top performing teams. Ed is a technology enthusiast and early adopter who thrives in high-growth environments across multiple industries. Ed has devoted most of his career to growing entrepreneurial and middle-market businesses, and he was instrumental in the restructuring and restoration of profitability of two domestic and global manufacturing and distribution businesses. He co-founded an advanced digital media services company serving an elite clientele, including HBO, Showtime, A&E, and academy-award-winning filmmakers. Ed was co-founder and CFO of an Emmy-winning team recognized for bringing revolutionary enhancements to live sports broadcasts, including American football’s yellow first-down line and baseball’s pitch zone. Previously, he was COO of Sterling Ventures, an investment arm of a prominent New York real estate firm that also owns the New York Mets baseball team. Early in his career, Ed was an economist for Merrill Lynch and The Federal Reserve Bank of New York. He earned his M.B.A. in finance from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, and holds a B.A. in economics from Washington University in St. Louis where he was a 3-year letterman on the men’s tennis team. Ed has served as a judge for the Penn-Wharton Startup Challenge since 2004. He also sits on the Board of Directors of The Tepper Family Foundation and the Chester-Mendham Little League. Ed is a proud father of three, youth baseball and soccer coach, and resides in the New York metro area.