H . Chase Lenfest
Lenfest Enterprises, LLC
H. Chase Lenfest is Chairman/CEO of Lenfest Enterprises, LLC, the holding company for his operating companies comprising the Lenfest Media Group: StarNet, L.P. and Media DVX, Inc., which provide media and advertising services to the broadcast television and cable industries. He also owns and operates Lenfest Broadcasting, LLC, operating as WMCN-DTV Channel 44 an independent television station serving the Philadelphia region and Lenfest Capital, LLC, an investment company with diversified holdings in real estate and private equities. In addition, he is the majority owner of CAM Systems, LLC, a Silicon Valley-based software company.
He has been a member of the Board of Directors of the Police Athletic League since 1999. Mr. Lenfest has also served on the Board of Directors of SquashSmarts, Inc. between 2000 and 2002 and has served on their Advisory Board since 2002. He also served on the Capital Campaign Committee for Northern Home Children and Family Services.
Mr. Lenfest is the President of The H. Chase and Ana Maria Lenfest Foundation, Inc. The Foundation began operations in 2002 and provides financial support for programs intended to make a positive impact on the lives of children primarily in the Philadelphia area. Some of the organizations that have received funding include The Police Athletic League of Philadelphia, SquashSmarts, The Gesu School, the Face to Face at St. Vincent's summer camp, Philadelphia Outward Bound and The Joe Hand Boxing Gym.
Mr. Lenfest, 41, grew up in Huntingdon Valley and graduated from Upper Moreland High School before attending Yale University where he received his BA in Economics. He and his wife, Ana Maria, live in Gladwyne with their children.