Titans Breakfast Series featuring Michael ChasenAn NVTC Signature Event
November 15, 2012
Join NVTC on Thursday, Nov. 15, for a Titans breakfast featuring outgoing Blackboard Inc. President and CEO Michael Chasen, who will share lessons from starting a company and growing it to $1.7 billion in 15 years.
Chasen, who recently announced he will be stepping down as Blackboard's CEO at the end of the year, has provided the leadership to take Blackboard from a startup company with just one product and a handful of clients to a $1.7 billion company with 1,700 employees, thousands of clients, eight global locations and more than 160 partnerships. As co-founder and CEO, Chasen oversaw Blackboard's more than 20 acquisitions and worked with Providence Equity Partners to take the company private in 2011. His expertise managing fast-growth Internet software companies coupled with a passion to enhance education through technology has been critical to Blackboard's success.
Register today to learn first-hand how Chasen has positioned the company for growth, through innovations, acquisitions and partnerships!
Sponsors:Signature Platinum Sponsor: Comcast Business Class
Platinum Sponsors: Capital One Bank; Latisys; Transformation Systems Inc.
Gold Sponsors: Attain; BB&T Capital Markets | Windsor Group; Capital Business published by The Washington Post; George Washington University Virginia Science & Technology Campus; Johns Hopkins Carey Business School; Unanet Technologies; Virginia Tech National Capital Region Executive MBA
Silver Sponsors: Alion Science & Technology; Appian; Apptix Inc.; Amazon Web Services; Bluestone Capital Partners; Fairfax County EDA; GCE; Harris Corporation; HP; Invest Northern Ireland; Jones Lang LaSalle; JPMorgan Chase; Korn/Ferry International; LeapFrog Solutions; Micron; Monster.com; Northern Virginia Community College; Resources Global Professionals; Robert Half International; Serco; United Bank
Media Partners: 1105 Government Information Group; Capital Business; SmartCEO
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