2022 Alumni Honoree

Former vice president of startup engagement, head of LIFT Labs, Comcast NBCUniversal

Danielle Cohn, former vice president for startup engagement and head of LIFT Labs, helped to engage companies in priority focus areas to bring new technologies, products and methods to Comcast NBCUniversal teams and customers. 

A curious traveler and tech enthusiast, Cohn served as vice president of marketing & communications for the Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau for more than a decade. As executive on loan to former Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter, she served on the team behind the City’s Startup PHL seed fund. She’s a mentor, advisor and champion to a diverse group of tech founders, and as an entrepreneur co-founded three startups, including HOSPITALity (patient app), CNCT (connections app) and B.Ross (lifestyle brand).