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Seth Webb

Seth Webb

Managing Director
Tusk Ventures
Seth is a Managing Director at Tusk Ventures, a venture based strategy firm focused on helping startups navigate the political, regulatory, and media hurdles that come with reshaping entrenched industries. Tusk is the first firm with both a dedicated venture capital fund and a political and regulatory advisory business. Seth leads regulatory campaigns and strategic partnership efforts for portfolio companies and clients including Nexar, Eaze, Mattershift, Rejuvenan, and the National Retail Federation.

He has twenty years’ experience, both in the public sector working for municipal and state governments, and in the private sector representing some of the most recognized media brands in the country.

Prior to Tusk, he served as the Town Manager of the ski-resort community Killington, Vermont. He previously worked as a Director for Civic Entertainment Group (CEG) in New York City where he managed public engagement campaigns for national brands including CNN, A&E, The History Channel and I Love NY. Prior to CEG, Seth served for as Special Assistant to the Governor of Illinois managing statewide health care campaigns, economic development programs, and gubernatorial events.

Seth has also worked in the U.S. Peace Corps as an adviser to a Guatemalan mayor, and as the Director of Marketing and Special Events Office for the NYC Parks Department.

Seth received a B.A. from Kenyon College in Ohio.

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Monday Jan 14
12:15 - 12:45 PM
Innovation Stage, Level 4
Advances in retail technology have enabled consumers to shop for anything, anywhere, at any time, forcing retailers to rapidly adapt in order to provide a seamless and smart customer experience. In part two of the Innovation Lab pitch sessions, we... Read more