December 9, 2010

One on One with Big Blue

Are you interested in meeting an LP personally and hearing directly from an LP their perspectives regarding venture and private equity?

CSPA offers great opportunities to the VC community the various activities and programs that promote the investment in new start up companies and venture funds, as well as provides excellent networking opportunities for LPs, GPs, Corporate Ventures, Law Firms, Service Providers, Enterpreneurs and all other types of Investors, such as the Angels, VP/PE firms and LPs.

You are invited to an exclusive interview with the Managing Director of IBM Venture Capital Group, Claudia Fan Munce. She will share her exclusive views on venture and private equity with Howard Lee, the Managing Director of Founders Equity Partners.


November 10, 2010

CSPA New President Inaugural Ceremony

An important new chapter in CSPA’s long history will take place on November 10th, as we pass the baton for the organization from the current leadership to the capable hands of CSPA’s newly elected president, Henry Wong. As the founder of Diamond TechVentures LLC and a partner of Garage Technology Ventures, as well as a successful former entrepreneur, Henry brings with him a wealth of experience in technology startup, venture financing, enterprise sales, and all aspects of business operations formidablek combination, which makes him well-suited to lead CSPA to the next level of innovation and community leadership.

The event will highlight a keynote by Steve Westly, our former California State Controller and currently the Managing Partner of The Westly Group, a clean tech-oriented venture capital firm. Bridging his past as a software and Internet pioneer, and his current passion in clean tech, Steve is expected to highlight evolving trends in the clean tech industry and provide a peek into his investment targets.