EDAC - Jim Hogan Emerging Companies Series, December 2015

Crossing the Chasm: From Technology to Valuable Enterprise
John Lee, General Manager & Vice President of the Apache Business Unit at ANSYS, Inc

John LeeCrossing the Chasm: From Technology to Valuable Enterprise, EDAC's popular Emerging Companies Series of conversations with Jim Hogan continued Wednesday, December 9 2015, with featured guest John Lee, General Manager and Vice President of the Apache Business Unit at ANSYS, Inc. After an enjoyable hour of networking, including food and beverage, Jim and John explored concepts and best practices for emerging companies. The evening included Q&A from the attendees. 

John is General Manager & Vice President of the Apache Business Unit at ANSYS, Inc.  Previously he was CEO of Gear Design Solutions (acquired by ANSYS in 2015) and a co-founder of Performance Signal Integrity (founded in 1992; acquired by Avant! in 1994) which led to Star-RCXT, and Mojave Design which led to Quartz DRC (founded in 2002; acquired by Magma in 2004).  Lee held the position of General Manager at Magma Design Automation, and has been a board member for technology and non-profit organizations. John received his undergraduate and graduates degrees from Carnegie Mellon University.

The EDAC - Jim Hogan Emerging Companies series has featured informative conversations with successful EDA enterpreneurs including Ravi Subramanian, Kathryn Kranen, Joe Costello, and others. Join us on December 9 for the next installment of this popular series.

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Participants:     
  Jim Hogan, Managing Partner, Vista Ventures, LLC
John Lee, General Manager & Vice President of the Apache Business Unit at ANSYS, Inc.
Organized By:    
  Steve Pollock,   EDAC Emerging Companies Committee   
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