Jonathon Beschen is the Go Philly Fund General Partner with responsibilities for day-to-day activities and technology oversight.Jonathon also serves as part of the IT Investment Group at Ben Franklin where he makes early-stage investments and does initial analysis for the Information Technology group. In his three years at Ben Franklin, he has vetted over 300 companies for IT team investment and led ten investments himself. He also participated as a mentor and facilitator in the Village Capital Fintech Accelerator program run by Ben Franklin. He currently sits on the Ideas x Innovation Network (i2n) board for Chester Counties Economic Development Council as well as the board of his own economic empowerment non-profit Liberty Valley Initiative. He has acted as an angel and seed investor in the region since 2009.