SVASE VC Breakfast Club with Steve Bernardez, Principal, ONSET Ventures Focus: Information Technology
Start: 11/04/2010 - 8:00 am
End: 11/04/2010- 9:30 am
Jai Kumar Email: [email protected]
Location: Townsend, Townsend and Crew LLP
390 Lytton Ave., Palo Alto, CA 94301
ONSET Ventures, www.onset.com
ONSET Ventures helps entrepreneurs transform great ideas into successful businesses. We invest in information technology and medical markets, leveraging both disruptive technologies and disruptive business models. In information technology, we focus on mobility, new media and infrastructure software. Within medical technology, we focus on medical devices, drug delivery, diagnostics and healthcare information technology.
We invest in businesses at all stages. Our specialty is working with inventors and entrepreneurs at the earliest stages to help them create a business from their vision. We get in the trenches with you to help identify markets, build business models and find the ideal management team. It’s our personalized approach that makes us different – “venture craftsmanship”- and it’s why so many entrepreneurs choose to work with ONSET Ventures again and again. You want to change the world. We want to help.
Steve Bernardez, Principal, ONSET Ventures
Steve Bernardez joined ONSET Ventures in 2006, bringing more than a decade of experience in the IT industry. He has had director-level management responsibility in business development and market strategy at both large technology companies and startups. Steve came to ONSET from Microsoft, where he sourced and developed go-to-market alliances with venture-backed software startups. Prior to Microsoft, Steve led the business development function at an early stage ecommerce search startup. He also was a strategy management consultant at Andersen Consulting (now Accenture) where he advised large software and hardware vendors on corporate strategies including new market entry, acquisition, and licensing strategies.
At ONSET Ventures, Steve specializes in evaluating and nurturing IT investments.
Steve holds B.S. and MBA degrees, both from Stanford University.
When: Thursday, November 4
8 – 9:30 AM
Location: Townsend, Townsend and Crew LLP, 390 Lytton Ave., 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 Townsend, Townsend and Crew, www.townsend.com.
Added by svaseinfo on October 10, 2010