VC Softball #8!! The Tradition Continues

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Warm summer days in London remind us that it’s softball season again :) Following the success of the previous seven VC Softball afternoons, The European Venture Capital Network alongside PROfounders and Seedcamp, is happy to announce this year’s VC softball game. For those of you who didn’t make it last seven (wow, 7!) years, the […]

EVCN Christmas Party Pictures!

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Our sold out Christmas Party was a huge success. Thanks for adding the EVCN to your holiday party schedule. We had over 60 members sipping cocktails and feasting on sliders at the hottest lounge in Soho, The Player. While the DJs kept us grooving, we had a few people dancing on tables (we promised not […]

EVCN 2012 Summer Party!

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Yesterday the EVCN had its annual Summer Party, but this time at Regent’s Park Hub. We had a huge gathering, with over 80 people attending, some old and some new to the organization. While eating a mix of yummy carnivorous and vegetarian food, we avoided errant cricket balls overlooking a beautiful London summer sunset two […]

EVCN – Gillamor Stephens GS-insight – Issue 19

Virtualisation and Software as a Service Page 1 – Defining Moment – Interview with Darron Antill (CEO of Appsense) Page 2 – Route to the Top – Interview with Steve Garnett (European Business Operations of salesforce.com) Page 4 – Executive View – Interview with Steve Garnett (European Business Operations of salesforce.com) Page 5 – VC […]

Our 3rd Annual Fireside Chat – IP Topics from Content to Widgets!

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Join us for our upcoming (Feb 22) 3rd Annual Fireside Chat dealing with IP Topics from Contents to Widgets!

Gillamor Stephens GS – Insight Issue 18

Welcome to the eighteenth edition of GS-insight, the quarterly magazine from international executive search firm Gillamor Stephens. This issue’s topic is: Cloud Computing and Green IT Page 1 – Cloud Forecast – Introduction by Steve Morrison (Partner, Gillamor Stephens) Page 2 – Sound Byte – Interview with Tony O’Donnell (co-founder of Cambium) Page 3 – […]

New Steering Committee Members

The EVCN would like to congratulate and welcome our two newest members to the EVCN Steering Committee: Martin Mignot of Index Ventures and Mark Gracey of Scottish Equity Partners! More info about our newest steering committee members: Mark Gracey Mark is an associate at SEP and focuses on information technology investments. Before joining SEP he […]

The EVCN’s “Food-For-Thought” Lunch – How the Creative Industry Funds Ideas and People

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  Ever wonder how Producers, A&R specialists, and Talent Scouts find, finance, and ‘exit’ their hits? Does the creative industry have many similarities with our own on how it analyzes and realizes investments? Are there any lessons we can learn from professionals in media on how to select ‘the next big thing’ in our tech industries?  We are […]

Summer VC Softball in the Park

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— update — The Softball event was a success with about 25 people arriving to play in a slightly windy and overcast day in London. Luckily the weather held out and allowed the teams to reach a perfect tie after about 3 back and forths in the score. — /update — A Summer Friday in London […]

Our HUGE 2-Year Anniversary Bash

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It’s now 2 years since we’ve started the VC Network – a perfect reason to celebrate! Please join us for our HUGE 2-year anniversary bash. We’ll have a roof terrrace with gorgeous views of a park, we’ll serve free BBQ and drinks, there’ll be a Jazz band and much more… (there is also a covered […]