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With Matt Straz (CEO @ Namely) and David Skok (VC @ Matrix Partners).
Tuesday, May 02, 2017 at 06:00 PM    Cost: $15
Work-Bench, 110 Fifth Ave, 5th Fl
 
     
 
 
              

              
 
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After four SaaStr speaker series events in San Francisco, it was time we brought them to NYC! Come hear Matt Straz, CEO of Namely & David Skok, GP at Matrix Partners chat about building for growth & building in NYC vs. SF. They will be sitting down on May 2nd at Work-Bench's beautiful space in Union Square. Get ready for lessons learned, getting fundamentals right early to prepare for rapid growth, NYC vs. SF & more + audience Q&A moderated by Michael Cardamone, Venture Partner at the SaaStr Fund!

Get your tickets so you can come enjoy a drink (or three), snacks, & great content from our latest speakers.

About our Speakers:

Matt Straz,CEO, Namely

Matt is the founder & CEO of Namely, the all-in-one HR, payroll, & benefits platform built for today's workplace. Headquartered in New York City, Namely helps innovative organizations everywhere build engaging company cultures & manage everything HR. He's a weekly contributor to Entrepreneur & writes frequently for several other publications about human resources, startups, & technology.

David Skok, General Partner, Matrix Partners

David is a serial entrepreneur who founded a total of four companies, & did one turn-around. In 2001, he joined Matrix Partners, who had backed his last two startups, as a VC investor. Successful exits as a VC include: HubSpot, JBoss, AppIQ, Tabblo, Netezza, Diligent Technologies, CloudSwitch, TribeHR, GrabCAD, OpenSpan & Enservio. David currently serves on the boards of Atomist, CloudBees, Digium, Meteor, Namely HR, Salsify, & Zaius.

In addition to his broad focus on enterprise software, David is currently focused on investing in internet startups, with specific interest on SaaS, Cloud Computing, Open Source, & companies that are leveraging the web to create new business models.

About SaaStr Fund:

The SaaStr Fund is a $70M venture fund that focuses on early-ish stage investments exclusively in SaaS/enterprise/B2B startups.

About Work-Bench:

Work-Bench is an enterprise technology venture capital fund in New York City. We invest in the next generation of enterprise startups tackling big data & advanced analytics, enterprise infrastructure, machine learning, security, & more. We support early go-to-market enterprise startups with workspace, community, & corporate engagement to accelerate customer acquisition & product validation with Fortune 1000 corporations.

 
 
 
 
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