Join fellow technologists, entrepreneurs, and investors for the NY Enterprise Technology Meetup's (NYETM) April meetup on Wednesday 4/9/14 from 6:45pm-9:00pm!
During the April NYETM we're going to have an Enterprise VC Feedback Forum.
Enterprise VC Feedback Forum
Interested enterprise startup founders shouldapply here. Of particular interest are startups in the Predictive Analytics, Mobile, or Security spaces, but all are encouraged to apply.
This feedback forum will provide the opportunity to pitch your company in front of the NYETM audience and receive feedback from top enterprise VCs.
The top voted enterprise startup by the panel will win pitch meetings with each participating investor, so submit your application to presenthere.
David Aronoff, General Partner, Flybridge Capital Partners
David is a General Partner at the firm whose investment interests and experience include the SaaS, cloud, mobile, data analytics, video and information security sectors. David currently manages the firm's New York City office. Prior to joining the firm in June 2005, David spent nearly a decade focusing on early-stage investing at Greylock Partners and held management roles at Chipcom, an enterprise network equipment vendor where he led development efforts in Ethernet bridges, switches and routers. While working full-time on his MBA, David co-founded the Attitude Network (acquired by TheGlobe.com), an Internet content startup with the top two game sites of the day, HappyPuppy.com and GamesDomain.com. Earlier in his career he held technical positions at Bell Labs where he developed secure network systems.
David holds a BS in Computer Science from the University of Vermont, cum laude and with college honors, an MS in Computer Engineering from the University of Southern California, and an MBA with Distinction from Harvard Business School.
Blog : http://geekvc.com/
Twitter : @dba
Tom Loverro, Principal, RRE Ventures
Tom Loverro is a Principal at RRE Ventures. Tom focuses on early and expansion stage investments in the financial technology, business software and advertising technology spaces. Tom is a Director of CoverHound and actively involved with RRE's investments in On Deck Capital and Drobo.
Prior to joining RRE, Tom worked at Lightbank in Chicago, where he focused on early stage investments.
Tom began his career at Goldman Sachs & Co., where he advised technology, media and telecommunications clients on M&A and corporate finance. Following Goldman, Tom joined RRE as an analyst. Tom's involvement in Drobo led to him join the company full-time where he took responsibility for the company's marketing, branding and product launch efforts.
Tom is a Mentor for Blueprint Health in New York, TechStars New York and TechStars Chicago. He is also the Founder of the Young Executive Board of CampInteractive, a non-profit in Bronx, NY.
Tom holds an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management, where he was an Austin Scholar, and a BA from Stanford University, where he graduated with Distinction.
Blog : http://tomloverro.com/
Twitter : @tomloverro
Ellie Wheeler, Principal, Greycroft Partners
Ellie Wheeler is a Principal with Greycroft Partners and is a member of the New York office. Her responsibilities include evaluating investment opportunities, sourcing new deals, and working with existing portfolio companies.
Prior to joining Greycroft, Ellie worked in a similar role during business school evaluating investment opportunities at Lowercase Capital with investor Chris Sacca. Before working with Lowercase, Wheelerworked at Cisco in Corporate Development doing acquisitions, investments, and strategy within the communications, collaboration, and video verticals. Wheelers past experience also includes working briefly at the London-based venture capital firm DN Capital, focused on early stage ecommerce companies. She began her career in growth capital private equity at Summit Partners in Boston.
Ellie graduated magna cum laude from Georgetown University with a BA in Psychology and holds an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Blog : http://elliewheeler.tumblr.com/
Twitter : @ellie
Jonathan Lehr, Venture Director, Work-Bench
Jonathan Lehr is Venture Director atWork-Bench, where he co-invests in extraordinary founders tackling enormous markets in enterprise technology. His focus is on early stage enterprise technology startups, and he invests between $250K to $1M in each company.
Jon founded theNY Enterprise Technology Meetupin January 2012 as a way to generate momentum for the enterprise tech ecosystem in New York, with a focus on connecting entrepreneurs, Fortune 500 technologists, investors, and students to network and learn from one another.
Prior to Work-Bench, Jon worked at Morgan Stanley on their Technology Business Development team in IT. A large part of his daily responsibilities involved partnering with internal technology clients to facilitate the selection and on-boarding of emerging technology vendors. In this capacity, he remained on top of trends in the enterprise IT market and evaluated new offerings from startups in areas such as big data, mobile, business intelligence, security and consumerization of IT.
He has written guest posts for The WSJ CIO Journal,The Next Web,andPandoDaily.
Sign up today,and if you have any questions, please contact Jon Lehr at [masked].
Looking forward to seeing you all soon!
Yours in collaboration,