Jon Medved (OurCrowd)

Halifax
Art Gallery of Nova Scotia 1723 Hollis St Halifax, B3J 1V9
Oct. 30, 2016, 6 p.m.

About this event

Washington Post named Jonathan Medved as ”one of Israel’s leading high tech venture capitalists” while NY Times wrote Medved is "one of the top 10 most influential Americans who have impacted Israel".

Medved has invested in over 100 startups, helping 12 of them to exceed $100M dollar valuations. He was the co-founder and CEO of Vringo (NASDAQ: VRNG) taking it public in 2010. Prior to Vringo, he was the founder and general partner of Israel Seed Partners ($260M VC fund). At Israel Seed he led a number of successful investments and served as a Director on the Board of several portfolio companies including: Compugen (Nasdaq: CGEN), Business Layers (acquired by Netegrity, Nasdaq: NETE), Broadlight (acquired by Broadcom, Nasdaq BRCM), Answers.com (Nasdaq ANSW, acquired by Summit), Native Networks (acquired by Alcatel, Nasdaq ALU), and Xtellus (acquired by Oclaro, OCLR). Between 1982 and 1990, he was a founder and the EVP of Marketing and Sales at Meret Optical Communications (acquired by the Amoco Corporation (NYSE: AN) in 1990). He was also part of the founding management team at Accent Software (Nasdaq: ACNTF), where he served as EVP of Marketing and Sales in 1993-1994.

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Jon Medved (OurCrowd)

Jon Medved

OurCrowd

Jonathan Medved is according to the Washington Post, ”one of Israel’s leading high tech venture capitalists”. In the September, 2008 NY Times Supplement “Israel at 60” Medved was named one of the top 10 most influential Americans who have impacted Israel. Medved has invested in over 100 Israeli startup companies, helping 12 of them to get to valuations in excess of $100 Million dollars.

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When

Oct. 30, 2016
6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Where

Art Gallery of Nova Scotia
1723 Hollis St Halifax, B3J 1V9

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