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RARE EVENT: Randy Adams – Cofounder of Yahoo, FunnyOrDie (w/ Will Ferrel) and WhatTheFunny

August 11, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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EVENT OVERVIEW

You are invited to a RARE EVENT with Randy Adams, cofounder of Yahoo,FunnyOrDie (with Will Ferrel) and WhatTheFunny (with Marlon Wayans), as part of Founders Floor Speaker Series.

Dinner and drinks are provided. Space is limited. RSVP early.

Sponsor tables are available.

SPEAKER(S)

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RANDY ADAMS- is a serial entrepreneur who has founded eight venture-backed technology companies in Silicon Valley and Hollywood.

Randy has raised more than $250 million in venture capital and returned more than $2 billion to investors.

Randy Adams is a serial entrepreneur who has founded eight venture-backed technology companies in Silicon Valley and Hollywood.

 

Randy has raised more than $250 million in venture capital and returned more than $2 billion to investors.

 

He has served as Co-founder and Board Director at Yahoo, Co-founder and Board Director at FunnyOrDie.com (with Will Ferrell), Co-founder and CEO at WTF Studios (with Marlon Wayans), President of the Home Shopping Network (Internet Division), Director of Engineering at Adobe Systems and Lead Designer at Steve Job’s NeXT.  

 

Some of his notable accomplishments include:

 

– the invention of the first desktop publishing application for the PC

– the invention of PDF and Acrobat while the Director of Software Engineering at Adobe Systems

– development of the Objective C toolbox at NeXT as one of the original NeXT software team member

– the creation of the world’s first e-commerce website and the development of it into the first acquisition by Barry Diller in what was to become IAC

– cofounding and serving on the Board of Directors for Yahoo

– cofounding and serving on the Board of Directors of FunnyOrDie.com (with comedian Will Ferrell)

– cofounding and serving as CEO of Marlon Wayans’ WhatTheFunny.com

 

Randy has a degree in Electrical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

AGENDA

6:00pm – 6:45pm: food and networking, demo/sponsor tables

6:45pm – 7:00pm: intros, demo/sponsor tables mentions

7:00pm – 8:30pm: speaker program and Q&A

8:30pm – 9:00pm:  meet the speakers, networking

TICKETS

REFUND POLICY

We are happy to refund your ticket if refund is requested 24 hours before the event. Unfortunately, any refunds requested less than 24h in advance cannot be honored. Thank you for your understanding. :-)

EVENT SPONSOR PACKAGE

 

Event Sponsor Package includes:


 

  •      one event ticket
  •      half table (for product demos, user signups, business cards, flyers, etc)
  •      standing banner space (if venue layout allows)
  •      power outlet (bring your own extention cord)
  •      wifi access
  •      logo and link posted on event description (if submitted 24h before the event)
  •      90 seconds introduction in front of the attendees and speaker(s)

 

LIMITED NUMBER OF TABLES AVAILABLE.

First come first serve basis.


 

Interested in becoming a Premier SponsorLeave a message through the green chat button (lower right corner of the site).

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Date:
August 11, 2016
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://adams-08-11-16.eventbrite.com

Venue

Founders Floor
2 N 1st St. 5th Floor
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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Organizer

Lifograph
Website:
http://www.lifograph.com