Mr. Justin DiGaetano (VSB ’02) Joins ICE Advisory Council

justinJustin is a seasoned entrepreneur who began his career at Pricewaterhouse Coopers where he spent 8 years in the Risk Management practice before moving on to Co-Found Fidato Partners, a leading provider of consulting and recruiting services for information technology, accounting and audit professionals in the Philadelphia area.   Justin currently oversees Fidato’s Risk Management practice.

Justin is also an active member of JumpstartNJ, the premier angel investor group in the Mid-Atlantic region. The group consists of the region’s most successful entrepreneurs, professional investors, and venture capitalists that mentor and invest in early-stage companies. Justin also serves as a mentor and advisor to a number of startups, most notably those enrolled in NJ Techlaunch. Techlaunch is New Jersey’s premier Technology Accelerator. Justin has also Co-Founded IQ Sports Solutions and Fanoriety, which he currently leads.
He serves as an Advisory Council Member to Villanova’s Center for Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship, (“ICE” Center), which helps instill the entrepreneurial spirit in students across all the colleges at Villanova and is part of the Villanova School of Business.

During his tenure at PwC Justin Co-Founded both NovaFantasySports and VIPFanconnect.

NovaFantasySports was a digital media company that specialized in real time fantasy sports news and customized content solutions for its clients.   NovaFantasySports licensed and distributed its fantasy sports content to over 80 companies with digital web properties, such as the USAToday. It also served as the exclusive content provider for the official websites of over 100 professional athletes.

VIPFanConnect was a digital sports & entertainment agency, specializing in representing celebrities on social media and providing opportunities for businesses to engage a celebrity to promote their brand, products and/or services through a social media platform developed by the co-founders. VIPFanConnect’s celebrity client list included over 40 celebrities including Hall of Famer Jerry Rice, Holly Madison and Former NBA Champion Dennis Rodman. Justin continues to provide social media management services to Hall of Famer Jerry Rice and assists with the monetization of Jerry’s digital properties.

Justin has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and a Bachelor of Science in Accountancy from Villanova University (May 2002).