SVASE VC Breakfast Club with Anthony Lee, General Partner, Altos Ventures Focus: Software and Digital Media
Start: 12/01/2011 - 8:30 am
End: 12/01/2011- 9:30 am
Email: [email protected]
Location: Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
379 Lytton Avenue,
Palo Alto, CA 94301
Altos Ventures, www.altosventures.com
Our investment team has worked together for more than 12 years, through good and bad markets, patiently growing companies together with our entrepreneurs. We have been the first and lead investor in over 50 high-growth technology companies. More than a dozen of these companies were incubated by us and started from scratch.
Our active portfolio companies generate more than a billion dollars of annual revenue and employ thousands of people across a dozen countries. As trusted partners, we have worked side by side with entrepreneurs building fledgling start-ups to profitability and dozens of acquisitions and initial public offerings.
Anthony Lee, General Partner, Altos Ventures
Anthony currently serves as a director of BrightEdge, Demandbase, Hooked Media Group, Kontagent, Koofers.com, Netbase Solutions, Roblox, and Xignite. He was also a director of GuardianEdge, which was acquired in 2010 by Symantec (SYMC).
Before joining Altos Ventures, Anthony led marketing efforts for three start-up companies. He served as Vice President of Marketing for services automation leader Evolve Software (EVLV, later acquired by Oracle) and Vice President of Marketing for social search pioneer Clip2.com. He also co-founded Signature Wines, a national distributor of private-labeled wines. Previously, Anthony was a strategy consultant at McKinsey & Company and published a national magazine.
Anthony serves as Vice Chairman of TechSoup Global, the world's largest non-profit distributor of computer software and hardware. Anthony is a term member of the Council on Foreign Relations and a charter member of the Pacific Council on International Policy. He is a founding member of the Full Circle Fund, a venture philanthropy group based in San Francisco. Anthony received his MBA from Stanford University and earned a BA in Politics and Economics from Princeton University.
When: Thursday, December 1
8 – 9:30 AM
Location: Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP, 379 Lytton Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94301
Members - $25; Affiliates who advertise this event - $39; General Public - $49.
This event is intended for entrepreneurs seeking feedback on their startup ideas and funding strategies. Please do not register if you do not fit this profile.
This event is co-sponsored by Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP, www.sheppardmullin.com.
Added by svaseinfo on November 4, 2011