VC 1on1 Session: Hummer Winblad Venture Partners



  • 25-minute appts with Doug Hickey and Prashant Shah

    Deadline to apply:

    9:00am on Monday, January 6


    How to apply:

    Please email appointment request to [email protected] along with a 3 page executive summary. All summaries will be reviewed and selection will be made by VC or through random draw. Available to SDForum Members ONLY.

    VC One-on-Ones give your company the face-time it needs to pitch for funding and make a valuable connection in the investor community. Doug Hickey, (bio), and Prashant Shah, (bio), of Hummer Winblad Venture Partners will be available to members of SDForum for private 25 minute one-on-one sessions. This is just the introduction you've been waiting for!

    For more information visit Hummer Winblad

    AnchorDoug Hickey, Venture Partner
    Doug is a Venture Partner at Hummer Winblad Venture Partners. Doug has more than 20 years of operational experience holding senior-level positions in the telecom, Internet and technology space. Most recently Doug was CEO of Critical Path. Prior to Citical path Doug was President and CEO of Global Center. Global center became one of the first and largest providers of advanced web hosting. After selling Global Center to Frontier Communications in 1998, Doug was named President of Frontier Global Center and Executive Vice President of Frontier Communications Corporation. Doug received a B.S. in economics from Siena College. Currently Doug sits on the boards of Sigma Networks, Plug Power (PLUG) and EAS Corporation. Doug founded the Douglas T. Hickey Chair in Business at Siena College and serves on Siena's board of directors. Doug currently serves on the Board of Knowmadic.

    AnchorPrashant Shah, Associate
    Prashant Shah is an Associate at Hummer Winblad Venture Partners. His background includes vast experience defining and launching high-tech products into new markets. Prior to joining Hummer Winblad, Prashant was the Group Product Manager at Entrust Technologies where he oversaw software for authentication and authorization. His experience also includes positions at Cypress Semiconductor where he managed a line of specialty RAM; and AT&T where he held a variety of roles in sales, operations management and product management. Prashant received a BS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and an MBA from the University of Chicago.


    FREE to SDForum Members


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