Philly startup backer David Freschman dead at 52 - Technical.ly Philly

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Mar. 18, 2015 3:25 pm

Philly startup backer David Freschman dead at 52

Investor David Freschman speaking at the Tech2Gether event in Wilmington in November 2014.

Investor David Freschman speaking at the Tech2Gether event in Wilmington in November 2014.

(Photo courtesy of 1313 Innovation)

David Freschman, a prominent Delaware-based investor whose firm Innovation Ventures had backed Philly companies like Sidecar and Alignalytics, died of causes related to pancreatic cancer yesterday, a family spokeswoman said. Freschman, 52, founded long-running angel venture fairĀ Early Stage East, which was held in Philly and Delaware.

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