is an annual conference produced by the Technology Council of Southern.
VentureNet 2009 was held on Wednesday, October 7, 2009 in Orange
heavyweights of Southern California high-tech business and venture
capital showed up in full force for VentureNet 2009, Southern California's
premier investment capital event for the information technology
industry. There were 13 capital presenters,
12 speakers, 38 exhibitors and 380 registrations. It was a high
energy day of networking and education for everyone that attended.
company delivered a 10-minute presentation and received feedback
from a panel of investors with deep experience building technology
companies in Southern California.
capital presenters were selected from a large number of applications
submitted. Our screening committee scored the applications and selected
the top 13 companies for this years' program. The committee also
spent a day mentoring the presenters prior to the conference.
thank the committee, led by Jeff Cohn of MHS Capital, for their
time and leadership to this process.
Perdew, CEO at Rotohog
"Take Command: 10 Leadership Principles I Learned in the
Military and Put to Work for Donald Trump (and Start-Ups!)"
bio available here.
Gordon, CEO of ReachLocal
"Media Digitization: The Future of Acquiring and Retaining
provided insight on the 13 capital presenters. They also shared
insight on the market segments of the Southern California ecosystem
from a Southern California VC, Northern California VC, Corporate
Investor and Angel Investor perspective.
Blackman, CEO at GIDEON
Informatics. GIDEON helps doctors make better decisions.
Council of Southern California, Chairman of the Board
this webpage for a list of our exhibitors.
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Westin South Coast Plaza
Costa Mesa, CA
- Venture Capitalists
Capital, Jeff Carmody
Anthem Venture Partners, Samit Varma
Athenaeum Capital Partners, John Glanville
AuraVC, Ferey Faridian
Baroda Ventures, Peter Lee
Bessemer Venture Partners, James Cham
Blade Ventures, Brian Flucht
Clearstone Venture Partners, Jim Armstrong
Clearstone Venture Partners, William Quigley
Crosscut Ventures, Rick Smith
DFJ Frontier, David Cremin
Focus Ventures, Steve Bird
Focus Ventures, Shadi Mehraein
GRP Partners, Aaron Hirschhorn
GRP Partners, Mark Suster
GRP Partners, Steven Dietz
Highland Capital Partners, Deven Soni
InnoCal Venture Capital, Jay Houlihan
Intel Capital, Daniel Docter
Lux Capital Management, Shahin Farshchi
Maverick Angels, Mike Grimshaw
MHS Capital, Jeff Cohn
MHS Capital, Mark Sugarman
Miramar Venture Partners, Bruce Hallett
Miramar Venture Partners, Bob Holmen
Mission Ventures, Ted Alexander
Mission Ventures, Jeff Lee
Momentum Venture Management, Andy Wilson
Ocean Road Partners, Jonathan Funk
Opteris, Jerry Cohen
Palomar Ventures, Kevin Jacques
Pasadena Angels, Elliot Abravanel
Pasadena Angels, John Delacruz
Pasadena Angels, Louis Dienes
Pasadena Angels, Marcus Filipovich
Pasadena Angels, Heather McCormick
Pasadena Angels, Steve Slater
Rincon Venture Partners, Jim Andelman
Rustic Canyon Partners, David Travers
SoftBank Capital, Tarang Shah
Steamboat Ventures, Beau Laskey
Tech Coast Angels, Bryce Benjamin
Tech Coast Angels, Dave Berkus
Tech Coast Angels, Don Kasle
Tech Coast Angels, Richard Morganstern
Tech Coast Angels, Ralph Mayer
Tech Coast Angels & Frank Peters Show, Frank Peters
Tech Coast Angels, Al Schneider
Tech Coast Angels, Mike Schoettle
Tech Coast Angels, Dimitri Villard
Vicente Capital Partners, Jason Beck