Boston Heart Lab Named 'Most Promising Early Stage Company' 2009 by Silicom Ventures
...lth dollars and improve outcomes for patients." The judges for the award were three angel investors with extensive investment experience and a venture capitalist
partner from Claremont Creek Ventures.
About Silicom Ventures ( www.silicomventures.com )
Silicom Ventures is one of the leading angel invest...
Physician Dissatisfaction Leads to New Medical Conference
...al device inventor Dr. Mark Kroll; best-selling author and "National Geographic Adventure" columnist, Dr. Kenneth Kamler; Dr. Bruce Robertson, venture capitalist
and Managing Director at H.I.G. Bioventures; Dr. Joseph Smith, Vice President of Emerging Technologies at Johnson & Johnson; Emmy award-winning me...
Social Entrepreneur's Cup Finalists Announced
...nstitute; Greg Tehven, co-director of Students Today Leaders Forever and the 2008 Social Entrepreneur's Cup winner; and Jeff Tollefson, former venture capitalist
and current Executive Director of Genesys Works.
The Social Entrepreneur's Cup finalists represent the spectrum of social needs including educati...
ITelagen Names Doug Petillo to Board of Directors
... Successful Venture capitalist
Sees Growth for Company's One-Stop Shop for EMR.
...trepreneur and broad operational experience made him stand out as a venture capitalist
and we're very glad he's bringing his wealth of healthcare knowledge to ITe...
AMDL, Inc. Chairman & CEO Announces Expert Opinion on China's Economic Forecast
...authority on joint venture and wholly foreign owned enterprise (WFOE) structuring. He is a senior international business executive, economist, venture capitalist
and merchant banker. MacLellan has been a catalyst for the development and financing of global businesses in the United States and throughout the worl...
R&Q Solutions, LLC Announces Launch to Serve Region's Medical Device Industry
...y and management, product
quality assurance, verification and validation, acquisition integration
leadership, post-launch product support, and venture capitalist
R&Q Solutions Leadership
President - Maria Fagan: During her employment at one of Pittsburgh's
top medical device companies, Medrad...
NovaVision to be Featured at 2008 Florida Venture Capital Conference
...ates entrepreneurs and assists them in identifying sources of
venture capital. For a specific calendar of events and presenters at the
Florida Venture capitalist
Conference visit http://www.flvencap.org
Boyfriend Bites Off Lip and Ear of 3-year-old Daughter of His Girlfriend
... Apparently there is just no end to bizarre things that can happen in that melting pot of the world, the capitalist
A 3-year-old girl is attacked savagely by her mothers boyfriend, for months. All that the mother would do is to attempt some treatm...
Japanese Flower Art Helps Calm a Frantic Moscow
...f life was slower under the Soviet Union, the art is today taught by Yamada and her fellow teachers as an antidote to the frantic existence in the new capitalist
"It's an immense pleasure, it gives you energy," said biochemist Yulia Yarlykova, 40, a 10-year veteran of the art. Her teacher, Mos...
NOTE surgery – to combat obesit
...o work with surgeons to determine techniques and then the devices have to go through the regulatory process, which can also be lengthy.”
Dr. Lee Wrubel, a general partner at Foundation Medical Partners, said, “An investor must have a 10-year horizon. A lot of us who didn’t invest in thi...
capitalist in Medical Technology
Brain Fitness Makes Boomers Age Younger
...a decade younger.
Jeff Zimman, Chairman of Posit Science, the leading provider of brain fitness software , addressed that gathering of venture capitalist
and entrepreneurs who are focused on the coming wave of older consumers. Zimman spoke about "go to market" strategies and said that his company was bu...
capitalist in Biological News
Stanford launches $100 million initiative to tackle energy issues
... the new institute at a gathering in Stanford's Memorial Auditorium. The announcement was followed by an energy discussion that included noted venture capitalist
John Doerr, a partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers; Google CEO Eric Schmidt; Jane Woodward, president of MAP, a private firm focused on royalty...
Iowa State University conference examines developing bioeconomy
... AMES, Iowa Venture capitalist
Vinod Khosla told last years Biobased Industry Outlook Conference at Iowa State University why he believes fuel blends containing 85 percent ethanol c...
Tigers get a business plan
... individuals may see tiger numbers jump four-fold over the next decade.
It is these types of hard numbers that attracted have attracted venture capitalist
and WCS trustee Michael Cline and Tom Kaplan, both of the Panthera Foundation to pledge $10 million over ten years to help fund the initiative.
Polynesia explorers created worldwide web of scientific knowledge
...d them with ethical and religious canons."
In sum, they toppled old systems of belief, Liebersohn said, "while working to install colonial rule and capitalist
commerce. From the beginning they were controversial."
By the early 19th century the world of the travelers ?"steadily accumulating knowledge for i...
capitalist in Biological Technology
Venture capitalist defends Wisconsin CAPCOs
Madison, Wis. - In the aftermath of a critical state audit, a prominent venture investment executive is defending the economic development work being done by the state's Certified Capital Companies.
John Neis, co-founder and senior partner of Venture Investors Management, LLC , said the find...
GeneThera Extends its Reach Overseas
... fostered the internationalization process taken by many businesses, to develop international cooperation; the presence of Business Angels and Venture capitalist
provided useful information to new entrepreneurial activities.
Dr. Milici comments, "We felt that this particular conference provided us the oppo...
MacroGenics Appoints New Vice President of Business Development
...cessful consulting practice that provided counsel to emerging life science companies in the United States and Europe. He has also worked as a venture capitalist
with BankAmerica Ventures as an investment banker with Lehman Brothers, where he began his career in their New York and London offices. Mr. Risser ho...
Nexsun Corp Names Industry Executive David Pyrce as Chief Executive Officer
...wable energy and biofuels sectors for over 15 years, including experience as an operating executive, as well as an investment banker, analyst, venture capitalist
and hedge fund manager.
Based in Los Angeles, California, Mr. Pyrce will apply his operating and capital markets experience to advancing the Comp...
BioVascular, Inc. Expands Executive Team
...rience in business development, venture
financing and strategic planning in the biopharma industry. He joined
BioVascular after six years as a venture capitalist
with Forward Ventures
where he drove the diligence and supported companies in the portfolio
including Hypnion, sold to Eli Lilly for $315M; Novacardia...
ARE WE THERE YET?
...er, I would say No. The reasons are that (a) businesses continue to trumpet their EBITDA numbers as if they were bottom line keys, and (b) the venture capitalist
community is still in denial that they had any part of the market drops. They are still pointing fingers at the dotcoms and the CLECs. IN fact, nobody...
Let's Get Serious
...e if we hope to create a high-tech, knowledge-based economy in Wisconsin. I dont claim to a top expert on these matters but from my perch as a venture capitalist
trying to make successful investments in the state, I think I have a very good sense of what works and what doesnt at ground levelwhere successful new...
The Top 10 Musts That Should Be in Your Business Survival Kit
...d for by your customer
Negative margin customers
More than one person in charge
Mark Achler, a well-known venture capitalist
at Kettle Partners in Chicago and now CEO of Rightfield Solutions, also believes in the very brightest and most experienced advisors/board members. I ...
Wisconsin Economic Summits have given a hand to states progress
...days (sanitized) bumper sticker: Stuff happens.
Every individual necessarily labors to render the annual revenue of the society as great as he can, capitalist
Smith wrote in 1776. He generally neither intends to promote the public interest, nor knows how much he is promoting it He intends only his own gain,...
We Need Techo-Savy Leaders - Dont just blame government and education for economic problems
...ll make a difference? Will they trigger a spurt of growth in new high-tech companies in Wisconsin? I think not.
From the perspective of a venture capitalist
that has spent the last 20 years attempting to create successful high-tech companies in Wisconsin, most of the proposed legislation, although needed, ...
capitalist in Biological Definition
...lives that have not been complicated and corrupted by the highly-stratified capitalist
systems of the West.
Today most social scientists reject the monadic co...y criticism . This was in order to focus on the analysis of subcultures in capitalist
societies. Following the nonanthropological tradition, cultural studies ...
... economic and political spheres. Under communism, the political sphere fuses with and dominates the other two spheres. And under the typical sort of capitalist
conditions, the economic sphere tends to dominate the other two spheres. Steiner points toward social conditions where domination by any one sphere i...