• Executive SCORE 1on1 Thursday, March 18, 2004 - 09:00AM to 01:00PM
    SDForum CenterSan Jose
    111 West Saint John, Suite 200
    San Jose, CA
    Main Event Series

Executive SCORE 1on1



  • 50 Minute Appointments with Tom Knight and Theo Schaeffer

    Meet with SCORE (Service Corp for Retired Executives) counselors who have experience in the high tech industry. These experienced business experts provide general business advice on everything from how to write a business plan, to cash flow management, to developing a small business advisory board. Assistance for aspiring entrepreneurs may involve investigating the market potential for a product or service and assessing the capital needs to start a business. Counselors can provide insight into how to start a business, operate a business, buy a business or franchise and sell a business.


    To make an appointment:

    Executive SCORE counseling sessions are available to SDForum Members only on a first-come, first-served basis. Call Bridget at 408.494.8378 to schedule an appointment.




    Tom Knight

    Tom worked 27 years for large corporations and also founded, obtained financing and operated his own small company for 13 years. This company evolved into one of the first three computer retailers here in Silicon Valley. He spent 20 years with GE as well as seven years with Fairchild and Fujitsu. His experience is concentrated in Sales, Marketing and General Management. He has a broad understanding of direct, distribution and retail sales.


    Theo Schaeffer

    Theo has over 40 years experience in information technology including 19 years with Xerox managing corporate and division data centers, networks and software development. He set up the U.S. IT organization and infrastructure for Mitsubishi Electric and was the senior IT executive for Fujitsu Microelectronics and Hyundai Electronics America. Since retiring as VP Information Technology and CIO for Hyundai Electronics America, Theo has done consulting for Palm and Gadzoox Networks.


    FREE to SDForum Members


    SDForum Center

    111 West Saint John, Suite 200

    San Jose, CA