Ted Werth is the Co-Founder and CEO of Tengrade, an early stage tech startup based in New York and Los Angeles.
Ted was the co-founder, and served at various times as the CFO, CTO,
and COO, of Digital Club Network (DCN), a webcasting and recording company
that connected premier music venues around the country to the Internet for
live, nightly concert broadcasts. DCN also released over 20 live concert
CDs through its DCN Records subsidiary before being acquired by Dimensional
Associates in 2003 and merging with eMusic in 2004 to form eMusic Live.
Prior to DCN, Ted was the co-founder of Web Partners Studio, creator
of the popular and groundbreaking websites Total New York (one of the first
webzines and online city guides) and Adaweb (one of the first new media art
collaboratives), as well as The Primary Group, a boutique web production and
consulting shop. Both Total New York and Adaweb were acquired by AOL's
Digital City in 1997, while The Primary Group was later acquired by Agency.com.
Ted is currently a partner in and advisor to:
Social Game Universe (Social Games and Technology)
Original Sin Hard Cider (Premium Alcoholic Beverage)
g-NET (Videogame Marketing & Content Creation)
Ted is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School of Business, where he was Chairman of
the undergraduate academic honors society (Joseph Wharton Scholars) and co-founder of the school's undergraduate
Senior Society (The Lantern Society). He currently sits on the board of The Lantern Society Alumni Association
and is Chairman of Create:Fixate, a
non-profit organization that supports emerging artists through mixed media exhibitions and educational programs.
Ted is also an installation artist, guitarist, and active participant in the DISORIENT art collective.
To inquire about any current or past injenius project, or for more information on
consulting services, please contact Ted.