SOURCE: Ephox Corporation

Ephox Corporation

April 06, 2011 08:01 ET

Ephox CEO to Participate in SVASE Entrepreneurial Panel

Andrew Roberts to Speak on Relationship Between Startup Founders and Investors

PALO ALTO, CA--(Marketwire - April 6, 2011) - Ephox, a leading provider of software for optimizing web content production, today announced that Andrew Roberts, CEO of Ephox, will participate in the Silicon Valley Association of Startup Entrepreneurs (SVASE) panel to discuss the topic of "Founders vs. Investors - Are we all on the same page?" The panel will take place on Thursday, April 7, at 6:00 p.m. in Palo Alto.

During the panel, Roberts will expound on the latest trends and relationship nuances between startup founders and investors. Topics that will be covered include what each side really wants from each other; who is really running the company; how the dynamic changes when new investors come on board; the trade-offs between making a profitable exit and running a successful, viable company; and more.

"The relationship between startup founders and investors continues to evolve," said Andrew Roberts, CEO of Ephox. "With venture capitalists looking for escalating returns on their investments, the stakes have been raised for entrepreneurs to attract the right talent, secure multiple rounds of funding, and build a successful business over longer periods of time. Yet the entrepreneurial mindset is the very foundation of business. I'm excited to participate in a lively discussion."

Participants in the panel discussion include:

  • Mark Goldstein, Serial Entrepreneur, Angel Investor
  • Andrew Chung, Principal, Lightspeed Venture Partners
  • Chris Redlitz, Founding Partner, Transmedia Captial
  • Andrew Roberts, Founder & CEO, Ephox
  • Jim Waschura, Founder SyntheSys Research

For more information and to register for the event, please visit: http://www.svase.org/events/main-event-founders-vs-investors-are-we-all-same-page-0

About Ephox

Ranked number 70 on Inc. Magazine's fastest growing private software companies, Ephox's products and services transform the quality and efficiency of web content production. The company's OEM solutions help power the web content systems of many of the industry's leaders including EMC, IBM, Oracle, Open Text and Constant Contact. Ephox products are also used by thousands of enterprise customers to improve the way they produce web content. For more information, please visit http://ephox.com.

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