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Scott Ticer

Gannon University
Director, Erie Technology Incubator
Scott Ticer is a serial entrepreneur who has played key roles in several successful startups and innovation initiatives in digital media, mobile communications, and cloud services. He co-founded an angel capital group called Lone Star Angels. Ticer actively advises seed stage startups, provides consulting services for angel, institutional and corporate investors in startups and early stage growth companies, and provides management consulting in innovation, marketing, and product and business development. He has served in key roles at Dow Jones, Computer Sciences, BellSouth, McGraw Hill, and as an entrepreneur at successful startups VentureWire and Covad, and airBand Communications. Ticer graduated from University of Texas at Austin in Plan II, where he focused on chemistry and pharmacological research. Ticer was a Tech Titan finalist in 2011. Ticer currently serves entrepreneurs in Northwest Pennsylvania as Director of the Erie Technology Incubator at Gannon University.