Joe Covey, CEO, Interactivation
Joe Covey has been an entrepreneur and investor since 1992. He spent 12 years running VC-backed businesses and then started acquiring companies with business partner, Matthew Davidge. Joe has acquired five companies since 2008 including the Wellness Network hospital TV channels (bought from NBC) and the Mag Rack TV network (bought from Cablevision).
Joe is a mentor to New York City entrepreneurs through DreamitVentures. He supports several nonprofits including Bideawee animal shelters, Jazz Foundation of America, and WhyHunger. Joe has a B.A. in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania and an M.B.A. from New York University’s Stern School of Business.