(Alumnus) COO of SEER Interactive.
Larry Waddell is the COO of SEER Interactive, a digital advertising agency located in the Northern Liberties neighborhood of Philadelphia. SEER was recently recognized as the 25th fastest growing inner-city company, nationally, in Michael Porter’s 2012 Inner City 100. Mr. Waddell is responsible for channel partner relationships, resource forecasting, accounting and finance, HR, and launching new lines of business. Mr. Waddell comes to SEER with over 13 years of experience consulting with, managing and investing in start-up and early-stage companies in industries such as cleantech, leisure, food production, and logistics. To date, he has personally raised or helped to catalyze over $35 million in debt and equity investment for early and growth stage companies, and has served as CEO and COO of several entrepreneurial ventures. Mr. Waddell’s expertise is in strategy and channel development, venture and M&A finance, operations, and cash management.
Mr. Waddell holds a BS in materials science & engineering from Lehigh University, an MA in economics from the University of Pittsburgh, and an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.