Archive for the ‘Accelerators’ Category

How do Board members detract?

Thursday, February 14th, 2013

In preparation for our upcoming symposium on Boards, we conducted a survey of CEOs, Board Directors, and Advisors. We had an overwhelming response to our survey from 112 participants. In our 10 question survey, half were common to CEOs and Directors and rest were tailored. This is second in our ...

CEO Profile – David Lischner of Valant

Tuesday, February 12th, 2013

We spoke to David Lischner, CEO of Valant Medical (www.valant.com).  Valant provides a SaaS solution for practice management for psychiatrists and behavioral health professionals. Valant has been an Atlas portfolio company for many years now. The interview was held in Valant offices in downtown Seattle. Here is the transcript: Valant CEO: David ...

Observations from Azure TechStars Demo Day

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

I had the pleasure of attending the much publicized Demo day for the Azure TechStars program. It was held at the Microsoft Executive Briefing Center. The atmosphere was certainly exciting and filled with energy as the Who’s Who of Seattle’s investing community rubbed shoulders with the entrepreneurs. Personally, it was ...