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Think Global, Act Local - The VC Perspective

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Thursday, February 13, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM (PST)

San Francisco, CA

Think Global, Act Local - The VC Perspective

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Event Series: Startup Growth & Going Global

Speakers:

  • 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 pagehttp://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

Speakers:

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!

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Geekdom SF
620 Folsom Street
#100
San Francisco, CA 94107

Thursday, February 13, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM (PST)


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