Charlie Kemper investor, founder, builder of companies
Friday, April 19, 2013 from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM (EDT)
New York, NY
Special treat for you. First, welcome to Hatchery's new enterprise incubator program building companies with corporations. Secondly, the popular New York accelerator and brilliant investors - Charlie Kemper. He is making his time available to speak with you and make himself accessible. Small intimate gatherings for those who want to meet investors and learn from the source.
Happy hour to follow at 5pm :)
Charlie is a life-long entrepreneur and seasoned investor known for his expertise in advising and investing in digital media, advertising technology and software companies. He is a Partner with NYC-based Revel Partners, an early-expansion stage investment group focused on financing disruptive innovation in digital media and Internet technology, where he has recently led investments in Tracx and MediaBrix.
Before helping launch Revel in early 2011, Charlie was a Principal with Steelpoint Capital Partners, a media and technology growth equity firm. During his six years at Steelpoint, he led or participated in numerous successful investments in digital media, software, communications and consumer products including AdSpace Networks, Atempo (acq), Boingo Wireless (IPO), Jitterbug, PacStar Communications, PrivaSys, Promptu, SeaMobile, Topica, Women’s Marketing and WorkShare. During his tenure at Steelpoint, Charlie served as an active board member or board observer with each of the firm’s investments.
Charlie has also worked with Darby Overseas Investments, the global private equity firm with over $1 billion in capital under management led by former U.S. Treasury Secretary Nicholas Brady. At Darby, he helped launch an early-stage venture fund focused on Latin America, where he was involved in the firm’s investments in Certisign, Inova and Spring Wireless. Charlie began his career as a Co-Founder and Managing Director of Chicago-based KMF, a digital media agency addressing intranet design and e-commerce system integration.
Friday speaker series brings key thought leaders, investors, executives in an intimate fireside chat format conversational approach to giving entrepreneurs access to trends, ideas, process within large organizations and better understand how things work.
Imagine you had a meeting with these him and access to ask him anything. The audience is kept small to allow for that engagement. More hard to reach guys are brought each Friday for real conversations. Come learn about what you can't "google" to stay updated on what the market wants and share a beer.