Join OurCrowd for an exclusive investor lunch featuring the CEO and Co-Founder of data.world, Brett Hurt. data.world is revolutionizing the way individuals and organizations are working with data, enabling them to unlock the full potential of data, both in a commercial/monetization enabling way and in a way that will help such individuals and organizations to understand their data better and take better educations based on it.
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Betty Wu Adams, Director Investor Relations Austin, OurCrowd
Betty serves as Director of Investor Relations based in the tech hub of Austin, Texas where she works with OurCrowd investors in North America. Prior to joining OurCrowd in 2018, Betty held executive positions in the public and private sectors. Most recently, Betty was the Co-CEO of an emerging health tech solutions company. Betty’s prior executive leadership roles include Commissioner of the New York City Department of Employment; Deputy Assistant Secretary of the US Department of Health and Human Services; Adjunct Professor at Columbia University; Business Development for Bloomberg LP and other financial services firms both in Asia Pacific and the United States. Betty served the White House as Chairman of President George W. Bush’s Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders. She is a board member of the Disability Opportunity Fund in New York and Friends of Menifa in Jerusalem.
Brett Hurt, CEO and Co-Founder, data.world
Brett Hurt is a seasoned CEO and successful serial entrepreneur. Prior to founding data.world, Brett founded and managed two startups: Bazaarvoice, which Brett led from bootstrapped concept to almost 2,000 clients worldwide and through its successful IPO that raised $114M; and Coremetrics, which Brett helped grow into a global, leading marketing analytics solution for the eCommerce industry before its acquisition by IBM. Brett is also an active seed-stage investor at Hurt Family Investments (HFI), who are involved in 58 startups. As an investor, Brett joined the advisory board of 11 companies. Brett holds an MBA in High-Tech Entrepreneurship from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and a BBA in Management Information Systems from the University of Texas at Austin. He serves as an Entrepreneur-in-Residence at the Wharton School. Brett has received many awards for his entrepreneurial activities, including the Austin Entrepreneurs Foundation’s Community Leadership Award in 2012, CEO of the Year for Large Companies by the Austin Business Journal in 2012, the Joseph Wharton Award for Young Leadership in 2013, and the Best CEO Legacy Award by the Austin Business Journal in 2017.
Join us at the Chicago Loop Synagogue for a celebratory evening as we feature several Israeli companies showcasing their work in different tech fields, including artificial intelligence, health, and more. This event is in partnership with the Consulate General of Israel to the Midwest.
To register email LOOPADMN@CHILOOPSYN.ORG
DATE: July 25, 2018
TIME: 5:30 to 8:00PM
VENUE: Chicago Loop Synagogue
ADDRESS: 16 S. Clark Street
Join OurCrowd, a Gold Sponsor, at the youngStartup’s Venture Summit and connect the most innovative, promising venture backed, emerging growth and early stage companies with active Investors, Investment bankers, advisors and corporate professionals.
The summits feature insightful discussions, the newest technologies and latest trends currently shaping the future. YSV understands how important it is to meet the right people and network with like-minded individuals. Our summits ensure that only the most cutting edge companies and relevant investors are present. We work hard to make sure that at our conferences you are given the opportunity to mingle with those in the know, chat with those who are informed and forge the connections you need to succeed.
OurCrowd invites you to join us at the Latam Ventures Summit in Cartagena on 30 & 31 October in 2018. Jon Medved, OurCrowd Founder & CEO, will be sharing the Startup Nation Story and Investment Opportunities on the main stage.
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“OurCrowd, a leading equity crowdfunding platform, made history today by hosting the biggest investment event in Israel.”