SAN MATEO, Calif., June 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Tim Stanley, Partner at Sierra Ventures will be speaking at 2015 Red Herring North America Top 100 event on June 2, 2015 in San Diego, California. Stanley will participate on the "Smart Money" keynote panel session along with Bootstrap Ventures, Comstock Investors, Iris Capital and Rusnano USA. Stanley's keynote presentation "The Drive to Innovate" will close Tuesday's keynote activity before the competition begins. During both sessions, Stanley will share his experiences and insights about entrepreneurism, corporate innovation and venture capital funding strategies to the audience of over 150 entrepreneurs who are competing to make the Red Herring North America Top 100 winner list.
Stanley's valuable experience as an entrepreneur, an enterprise executive, and an investor will provide guidance to accelerate startup innovation. His presentations further contribute to Sierra Venture's initiative to attract, invest and cultivate the best early stage technology innovations and entrepreneurs.
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About Sierra Ventures
Founded in 1982, Sierra Ventures is a privately held venture capital firm that invests in early-stage emerging technologies and innovative business solutions. Sierra Ventures is known for its experienced investment team and proven 'hands on' entrepreneurial approach. The firm seeks out, invests in and evolves promising early stage start-ups to meet enterprise and consumer scale market demands by leveraging the team's unique skillsets, differentiated approach and proprietary capabilities.
A few of Sierra Ventures successful entrepreneurial exits include the IPOs of Intuit, InvenSense, Sourcefire, AuthenTec, and the acquisitions of Ooyala (by Telstra), Nexgate (by Proofpoint), Greenplum (by EMC), DynamicOps (by VMWare) and Bina Technologies (by Roche).
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