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Sacramento Entrepreneurship Academy Showcase

4/22/2013 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Showcase Event


Michael Marks is a founding Partner of Riverwood Capital. Prior to establishing Riverwood, he was a Partner and Senior Advisor at Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. in 2006 and 2007. Before KKR, he spent 13 years as CEO of Flextronics International Ltd. and built the company into one of the largest technology companies in the world.

As its CEO, Michael led Flextronics as it increased annualized revenues from $93 million to approximately $16 billion, while establishing operations in over 35 countries and integrating over 100 acquisitions. As Chairman, he helped Flextronics grow to annualized revenues of $36 billion. Electronic Business Magazine named Michael one of the Top Ten Most Influential Executives in Silicon Valley History and CEO of the Year for 2003.

Michael earned an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BA and MA from Oberlin College in Oberlin, Ohio.

He is a director of SanDisk Corporation (Chairman), Schlumberger Limited, Aptina, GoPro, Globant, and iFLY. In addition, Michael serves on the Board of The V Foundation for Cancer Research (non-profit), and as a Trustee of the Juilliard School.

When & Where

April 22, 2013

5pm – 7pm (with a reception to follow)

California State University, Sacramento

Sacramento State Alumni Center

Hosting Sponsors

Weintraub Tobin – Moss Adams – Five Star Bank

Keynote Speaker

Michael Marks

Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsoring the SEA Annual Showcase is an excellent opportunity to promote your business to the Sacramento business community as well as to support entrepreneurship in the Sacramento area.

The Showcase is also a great event at which to invite your clients and business partners to join you for an informative evening accompanied by a hosted bar and catered food.

The different levels of sponsorships are as follows:

SPONSORS — $2,500 and up

Recognition in all Showcase marketing materials, including the Web site.

Announcement at the Showcase

Seating for nine at the Showcase (10th seat reserved for a student)

Sponsors will receive preferential table placement

CONTRIBUTORS — $1,000 and up

Logos in the Showcase program

Announcement at the Showcase

Seating for nine at the Showcase (10th seat reserved for a student)

TABLES FOR 10 — $500.00

Placard with logo on the table at the Showcase

To explore Sponsorship opportunities, contact:

Corley Phillips, SEA Showcase Chair 765-0201

Learn More: Sacramento Entrepreneurship Academy Showcase

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