Through collaboration, communication, empowerment and direct investment, Cornell Ventures offers a wide-range of financial, advisory and strategic planning services.

Cornell Ventures offers a wide-range of advisory and strategic planning consulting and training services. The Cornell Ventures management consulting and training services are designed to guide your organization to the next performance level. Most of our services can be delivered in just a few days. However, depending on your business needs, we can also offer more in-depth programs.

Founder, Greg Lingo

Greg LingoGreg Lingo started his first business in 1985. A serial entrepreneur, he has started over 70 different partnerships and companies since then. Greg has a considerable background which includes training, managing, financing, marketing, leasing, and selling, while maintaining a reputation for integrity and excellence.

2012 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist - Greater Philadelphia
2013 Smart CEO Magazine CEO of the Year - Greater Philadelphia
2016 Upper Darby Arts & Education Foundation Acorn Award Honoree

As an involved operator, Mr. Lingo has substantial experience managing and ethically leading the day to day activities of his various businesses both remotely and as a "hands on" manager

Greg has a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering from Cornell University and a Master of Business Administration from Villanova University. Greg, his wife, and three daughters live in suburban Philadelphia.