Joe Covey


Joe Covey is a New York-based entrepreneur and investor. He spent 12 years running VC-backed technology businesses and then started acquiring businesses with Matthew Davidge in 2008.  Joe has a track record of buying and operating companies with a strong educational focus.

Joe is a mentor to New York City entrepreneurs through Bolster and Visible Hands.  He supports several nonprofits including Tackle Kids Cancer, WhyHunger, and Jazz Foundation of America. Joe is also a professional musician performing around NYC.

Joe has a B.A. in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania and an M.B.A. from New York University’s Stern School of Business.



Matthew Davidge

Matthew Davidge is focused on television and healthcare.  In addition to the Interactivation portfolio of companies, he is the co-owner of the NBC Affiliate WVNC (Watertown, NY) and several other stations around the country.

From 1987-1992 and since 2010 Matthew has worked to bring technological innovation to patient education and telemedicine.

From 2000-2008, Matthew Davidge advised major media companies, including MTV Networks, EMI and Rainbow Media, on matters of digital media strategy, interactive and emerging technology.

In the mid 80’s and mid 90’s he was a management consultant at Bain & Company.

A Brit, he has a degree in Economics, Politics and Philosophy from St. Catherine’s College, Oxford University.