“Balancing vision and force of will with the ability to partner is what separates the good from the great. The most successful teams that I have been part of were made up of collaborative and passionate individuals that were able to pull together, drive past adversity and make success happen.”
Daniel Herscovici is a recognized leader in Smart Home, IOT, and digital transformation. Over the past 20 years he served in leadership roles at Fortune 50 companies like Comcast and Motorola and spent much of his career focused on creating new businesses within large enterprises. An entrepreneur at heart, he founded and led several new to market business lines focused on consumer tech and tech services. He has a passion for consumer centric design and is always looking for innovative ways to address unmet, unarticulated market needs.
Daniel will spend time within the Edison’s enterprise solutions practice, both helping entrepreneurs build world-class companies and sourcing and leading investments. Given his extensive operating expertise and experience, he will spend considerable time in the IoT sector and with companies where small businesses and consumers are target markets.
Daniel founded and led Xfinity Home, Comcast’s Home Security, Smart Home and IoT business unit. Most recently, Xfinity Home was recognized as the fastest growing home security business in the U.S. with more than 1.2 million subscribers. Prior to Xfinity Home, Daniel conceived and launched Xfinity Wi-Fi, which today provides 19 million Wi-Fi hotspots nationwide. In addition, he launched Signature Support, a premium outsourced IT services business line. He maintains four patents in mobile device mechanical design and is credited with accelerated methods for improving the in-home Wi-Fi experience.
He gained his experience in successive leadership positions at Lucent Technologies and Motorola mobile devices. Dan leverages an exceptional technical product design background and operational leadership to commercialize and accelerate business success.
MBA, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
MS, Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, Drexel University
BS, Mechanical Engineering, Boston University