Event Series: Startup Growth & Going Global
- Sean Jacobsohn, Venture Partner, Emergence Capital Partners
- Tracy Isacke, EVP New Business Ventures, Telefónica Digital
Think Global, Act Local - The VC Perspective
Monthly meetup for founders who are transitioning their startup into sustainable, high-growth businesses. We focus on business development, strategic alliances and partnerships, international expansion and "the art of" going global to reach growth KPIs.
You can either RSVP here and/or on our meetup page: http://www.meetup.com/Startup-Growth-Going-Global/
6:00 PM - Registration & Networking, Food & Drinks
6:30 PM - Welcome & Introduction
6:45 PM - Panel Discussion
7:45 PM - Networking
Tracy Isacke, EVP New Business Ventures, Telefónica Digital
Tracy is currently spearheading the growth of Telefónica Digital as Director of Investments and Business Development, focusing primarily on Silicon Valley, Israel and Europe, with a growing team of half a dozen employees, based in Mountain View, Madrid, London and Tel Aviv. She recently led the acquisition of San Francisco-based TokBox, and investments in Joyent, Boku, Addfleet, Expect Labs and Everything.me.
Sean Jacobsohn, Venture Partner, Emergence Capital Partners
Sean is a Venture Partner with Emergence Capital Partners. He joined Emergence Capital after being an executive and advisor at portfolio companies Hightail and Doximity, respectively. In addition to being a sales and alliances executive in the technology enabled services space for thirteen years, he is co-founder and co-President of the Harvard Business School Alumni Angels, the largest university-affiliated angel group in the world.
Host/Venue: Geekdom SF
Geekdom San Francisco’s mission is to bring great people and like minded companies together to accelerate their growth. Our shared workspace provides easy access to: industry connections, mentorship, and events. Come be part of our growing community of developers and startups and build something great here - http://geekdom.com/san-francisco
This event will sell out due to limited space at the (brand new) venue by Geekdom/Rackspace. Grab your tickets now!