Simon Grew Flurry to 1.2 BILLION devices. Join us and learn how he did it. Also learn how Flurry generates more than 3 terabytes of data daily! Simon Khalaf is the Chief Executive Officer and President of Flurry, Inc. Simon has more than 18 years of experience in the high-tech industry to the helm and in-depth knowledge in IT security, enterprise software, and networking infrastructure. Khalaf has a strong career track record successfully founding, launching and leading a variety of high-tech companies to initial public offerings and acquisition. Most recently, he led Connectus Management Group, a management consulting firm in the IT security space. Khalaf served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Autonomic Networks, Inc. (Formerly Vernier Networks Inc.).
Prior to the above, Simon served as President of Volera Corp. where he launched it's content delivery and security initiatives and positioned as the major player in its industry. Khalaf served as Vice President and General Manager of Novell Inc. and was Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer of JustOn - acquired by Novell, Inc. He served as Vice President of Marketing at Worldtalk Communications Corp. since November 1996. He also served as a Director of Product Marketing for Worldtalk Communications Corp., from January 1996 to October 1996. From August 1994 to December 1995, he served as a Product Line Manager for Worldtalk. Prior to that, he was an Engineering Team Lead for Worldtalk Communications Corp. from October 1993 to July 1994. From March 1992 to September 1993, he served as a Senior Software Engineer for Worldtalk. Before joining Worldtalk, Khalaf served as a Senior Engineer at Touch Communications Inc., a software company specializing in OSI Protocol Development.
Agenda for the evening is as follows:
6:30 to 7:00 Pizza & Networking - sponsored by SoundBoard Angel Fund
7:00 to 7:10 Updates
7:10 to 7:20 Audience/Member Announcements and Requests
7:20 to 7:30 Startup presentation - Bill Frees CEO of Talk Stream Live (a Mobile Talk Radio App and Site)
7:30 to 7:40 Startup presentation - Mike Weiksner CEO of EndlessTV
7:40 to 8:10 Keynote speaker: Simon Khalaf - CEO of of Flurry, Inc.
8:10 to 9:00 Networking
After 9:00 Drinks at Vanderbilt's in the Hamilton Park Hotel 175 Park Ave Florham Park, NJ 07932 - Just exit through the Florham Road / Park Ave exit of FDU and you will see the Hotel on the left before you reach Park Ave.
Directions - Complete directions to the FDU library are available here - http://view.fdu.edu/files/directionstolibrarymonningercenterandorangerie.pdf
Parking - Park behind the library, across from of the dorms or in one of the larger (but further) lots. See the parking map below.