SVASE VC Breakfast Club with Josef Friedman, Sr. Venture Partner, Storm Ventures, Focus: Cloud Computing, Energy Efficiency, and Network and Da
Start: 08/06/2009 - 8:00am
End: 08/06/2009 - 9:30am
Chris Gill Email: [email protected]
Nixon Peabody LLP 200 Page Mill Road, Suite 200
Palo Alto, CA 94306-2022
Storm Ventures, www.stormventures.com
Storm Ventures was founded by a seasoned group of industry veterans with the common vision of sharing our collective experience, passion and energy to help talented and driven entrepreneurs build great companies of enduring value. With over $500 million under management, Storm Ventures focuses on seed and early stage information technology companies which best leverages our operational experience and global network. Our limited partners include many prominent financial institutions, as well as over a hundred senior executives who have had successful careers in technology companies.
Josef Friedman, Sr. Venture Partner, Storm Ventures
Prior to joining Storm Ventures in June 2002, Josef Friedman was the CEO of Expression, Inc. that he co-founded in August 1999. Expression's eCommerce collaborative platform enables enterprise software vendors to enhance their solutions with real-time collaboration among customers, suppliers and employees. Expression was acquired by SAP in February 2002.
Before co-founding Expression, Josef was at Apple Computers for sixteen years, where he assumed various engineering management positions, including Managing Director of Apple Far East Design Center, Singapore. Prior to leaving Apple, as the Director of Engineering in the Desktop division, he had product design responsibilities for Apple desktop CPUs and monitors, such as the iMac and G3. Josef earned an MSEE from San Diego State University, and an MBA from National University. He was born in Tel-Aviv, Israel.
Selected investments: Anchor Bay Technologies, TrueSpan, Nuelight, Auvitek, Kidaro, and Inovys.
WHEN: Thursday, August 6th8 – 9:30 AM
LOCATION: Nixon Peabody LLP, 200 Page Mill Road, Suite 200, Palo Alto, CA 94306
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 Nixon Peabody, www.nixonpeabody.com.
Official Website: http://www.svase.org/?q=node/3050
Added by svaseinfo on July 15, 2009