ZexSports President Espree Devora Joins GETA Panel at Georgetown University

Jan 10, 2008, 00:00 ET from ZexSports

    WASHINGTON, Jan. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- ZexSports President and Founder,
 Espree Devora has been invited to participate on a panel of leading
 entrepreneurs at Georgetown University. Taking place on January 11th at
 McShane Lounge, the panel will be addressing students in the University's
 MBA program.
 
     Hosted by the Georgetown Entrepreneurship and Technology Alliance
 (GETA), the conference will incorporate a series of group discussions and
 panel presentations. Joining Devora on stage will be venture capitalists,
 angel investors, as well as CEOs and entrepreneurs..
 
     According to guest speaker Devora, "It is an honor to be a part of the
 GETA conference and see how the action sports industry is fusing together
 with the world of technology. Georgetown is a dynamic and historic
 university. Students in the MBA program demonstrate diligence, innovation
 and intelligence. It is extremely gratifying to assist in their journey
 toward continuing great success."
 
     The invite-only event will begin with the panel sharing details of
 their business experiences, followed by a roundtable discussion between the
 speakers and MBA students. Devora was among the speakers selected by GETA
 President, Nasim Pahlavan, who was familiar with the growth and success of
 ZexSports.
 
     "I have been tracking Espree's business since the launching of her
 company," said Pahlavan. "She was selected based on the fact she is a
 successful woman and entrepreneur in the IT world, and due to the fact that
 ZexSports is still in the developmental phase."
 
     As a panel participant, Devora will be discussing her role of
 leadership in the action sports industry. Other panel topics will include
 the founding and developing of a new business, overcoming common
 challenges, and obtaining start-up capital. The audience, consisting of MBA
 students, will gain practical information on how to start a company and
 enter the community of venture capital. The goal of the GETA conference is
 to motivate students by those who have succeeded in founding both service
 and product-based businesses, as has Devora of ZexSports.
 
     Founded in 2004, ZexSports offers an online community for those in
 action sports. The website provides athletes and fans with news, video
 clips, photographs and coverage of national sports events. One key to the
 company's success is the website's profile feature which enables users to
 interact with other members. For more information, please go to
 http://www.zexsports.com.
 
     As a young entrepreneur, Devora credits the expansion of her business
 to the diligence of her dedicated team of employees. Devora adds, "As we
 enter 2008, ZexSports will continue to bring news, resources and people
 together to keep action sports authentic and personal."
 
 
 

SOURCE ZexSports
    WASHINGTON, Jan. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- ZexSports President and Founder,
 Espree Devora has been invited to participate on a panel of leading
 entrepreneurs at Georgetown University. Taking place on January 11th at
 McShane Lounge, the panel will be addressing students in the University's
 MBA program.
 
     Hosted by the Georgetown Entrepreneurship and Technology Alliance
 (GETA), the conference will incorporate a series of group discussions and
 panel presentations. Joining Devora on stage will be venture capitalists,
 angel investors, as well as CEOs and entrepreneurs..
 
     According to guest speaker Devora, "It is an honor to be a part of the
 GETA conference and see how the action sports industry is fusing together
 with the world of technology. Georgetown is a dynamic and historic
 university. Students in the MBA program demonstrate diligence, innovation
 and intelligence. It is extremely gratifying to assist in their journey
 toward continuing great success."
 
     The invite-only event will begin with the panel sharing details of
 their business experiences, followed by a roundtable discussion between the
 speakers and MBA students. Devora was among the speakers selected by GETA
 President, Nasim Pahlavan, who was familiar with the growth and success of
 ZexSports.
 
     "I have been tracking Espree's business since the launching of her
 company," said Pahlavan. "She was selected based on the fact she is a
 successful woman and entrepreneur in the IT world, and due to the fact that
 ZexSports is still in the developmental phase."
 
     As a panel participant, Devora will be discussing her role of
 leadership in the action sports industry. Other panel topics will include
 the founding and developing of a new business, overcoming common
 challenges, and obtaining start-up capital. The audience, consisting of MBA
 students, will gain practical information on how to start a company and
 enter the community of venture capital. The goal of the GETA conference is
 to motivate students by those who have succeeded in founding both service
 and product-based businesses, as has Devora of ZexSports.
 
     Founded in 2004, ZexSports offers an online community for those in
 action sports. The website provides athletes and fans with news, video
 clips, photographs and coverage of national sports events. One key to the
 company's success is the website's profile feature which enables users to
 interact with other members. For more information, please go to
 http://www.zexsports.com.
 
     As a young entrepreneur, Devora credits the expansion of her business
 to the diligence of her dedicated team of employees. Devora adds, "As we
 enter 2008, ZexSports will continue to bring news, resources and people
 together to keep action sports authentic and personal."
 
 
 SOURCE ZexSports