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VC, Space Industry Vet Jeff Matthews Named Deloitte Specialist Leader

Jeff Matthews, formerly director of venture strategy and research at the Space Frontier Foundation, has joined Deloitte Consulting LLP as a specialist leader. Matthews will lead Deloitte’s space innovation and technology workforce advancement efforts, the company said Tuesday. “Jeff’s creative and collaborative work with leaders from startups, nonprofits, venture capital firms and …

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Narendra Gupta Elected Red Hat Board Chair

Narendra Gupta, co-founder and managing director of investment firm Nexus Venture Partners, has been named chairman of the board of directors at open source software provider Red Hat. Red Hat said Tuesday Gupta has served on the company’s board since 2005 and succeeds H. Hugh Shelton, who retired after seven years …

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SBA’s Mark Walsh to Lead Fireside Chat at April CONNECTpreneur Forum

Mark Walsh, a top official at the Small Business Administration, will lead a fireside chat session with corporate executives and venture capitalists at the Big Idea CONNECTpreneur XVIII Forum April 28 at the Bethesda, Maryland-based Hyatt Regency. Walsh joined SBA in late 2015 as associate administrator of the office of investment and innovation, an …

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McKesson Appoints Dave Schulte Managing Director for Venture Capital Fund

Dave Schulte, formerly a vice president and managing director at Kaiser Permanente Ventures, has joined McKesson‘s venture capital arm McKesson Ventures as managing director, effective Sept. 8. McKesson said Monday Schulte will work with Tom Rodgers, the fund’s senior vice president and managing director, on the development and management of its portfolio. “Dave is …

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Event Promotion: WeddingWire Founder Tim Chi to Answer ‘Fireside Chat’ Questions at Summer 2015 CONNECT

Tim Chi, founder and CEO of online software marketplace WeddingWire, will headline the fireside chat portion at the summer 2015 edition of the Big Idea CONNECTpreneur Forum, an event for venture capitalists and other business leaders. Chi, also a founder of Blackboard, started WeddingWire in 2007 and the Chevy Chase, Md.-based company now operates …

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Event Promotion: Tom Monahan’s Fireside Chat, Investor Panel to Feature at Spring CONNECTpreneur Forum

Tom Monahan, chairman and CEO of The Corporate Executive Board Company (NYSE: CEB), will discuss emerging trends and market indicators for venture capital investors during a fireside chat session at the spring 2015 edition of the CONNECTpreneur series of events. CONNECTpreneur’s sponsors expect 300 business leaders such as 175 CEOs and founders, as well …

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