Jeff Weiss co-founded Distributed Sun in 2009, beEdison in 2015, and is Co-chairman and Managing Director of both firms. He leads capital formation and is active in business development, strategy and governance. Jeff participates and speaks regularly at industry and leadership forums.
As an early digital media and commerce entrepreneur, Jeff has led companies in renewable energy, cyber and physical security, intelligence and corporate fraud mitigation, mission preparedness and training, software development, and transformational management. Companies include Picture Network International (sold to Kodak in 1997), CDx (Certificate of Deposit Exchange), Vista ($100MM network services firm), TSG ($10MM strategic intelligence firm), and ASAP Ventures (strategy, advisory & angel investing).
Jeff graduate from Cornell University and The Wharton School (University of Pa). He is Washington Leadership Co-Chairman of Business Executives for National Security (BENS); is a Trustee Council member of Cornell University; is Treasurer and Director of Washington Hebrew Congregation; is past Co-Chair of the Aspen Institute’s Socrates Society and founding director of Shenandoah National Park Trust.