SOURCE: Baynote

March 20, 2007 12:29 ET

Baynote CEO to Discuss Investment Trends for U.S. and Global Markets at Churchill Club Event

Panelists to Reveal Proven Strategies for Taking Companies From Zero to IPO

CUPERTINO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 20, 2007 -- Baynote, Inc., a pioneer in content guidance software for the business web, today announced the participation of Jack Jia, a company founder and the CEO, in this week's Churchill Club panel discussion entitled "Investing in China and India: Bubble or Boom?" The event will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, Mar. 22nd at Dinah's Garden Hotel in Palo Alto, Calif.

This panel of seasoned executives and global investors will tackle these questions: 1) What's different about the Pacific Rim investment pace versus the U.S. bubble in the 90s; 2) Is there too much venture capital chasing too few early-stage deals in these regions; 3) What role, if any, can a U.S. investor play; 4) When is the right time to make investments in global markets; and 5) What Silicon Valley best practices are successfully going global?

Additional topics will include: technologies with a truly global impact; how to increase the odds of success for technology startups in both mature and emerging markets; and the varying cultural, governmental and environmental implications for technology start-ups in different global markets.

Who:    Panelists
        Jack Jia, CEO, Baynote, Inc.
        David Katsujin Chao, co-founder & general partner, DCM
        Promod Haque, managing partner, Norwest Venture Partners
        P.V. Kannan, co-founder & CEO, 24/7 Customer

        Kevin Fong, managing director, Mayfield Fund

What:   Churchill Club Event, "Investing in China and India:
        Bubble or Boom?"

Where:  Dinah's Garden Hotel in Palo Alto, Calif.

When:   Thurs., Mar. 22, 2007 at 6:00 p.m.

To register for this event, please visit:

About Baynote

Founded in November 2004, Baynote is the technology leader in on-demand content guidance software for business websites and web applications. Baynote makes all online initiatives more effective with its patent-pending UseRank™ technology that dramatically improves e-commerce, lead generation, and customer support initiatives. For more information, please visit

Baynote™ and UseRank™ are registered trademarks of Baynote, Inc. All other trademarks are properties of their respective owners.

Contact Information

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    Bill Bourdon
    Bateman Group for Baynote
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