White and Williams Supports Regional Private Equity and Venture Capital Events

October 8, 2012

Several key events in the Private Equity and Venture Capital arena are scheduled in the next few weeks and White and Williams is proud to be a supporter.

In Philadelphia on October 16-17, is M&A East, the annual deal makers conference presented by the Association of Corporate Growth. 2012 marks the 10th anniversary of this event which brings more than 1,300 financial and strategic deal makers from around the country together. As a Platinum supporter, White and Williams sponsors the program, “Beyond Financial Engineering: Creating Equity Value in Portfolio Companies.”  The program features key partners from several of the area’s leading PE funds, who will be introduced by Ryan Udell, co-chair of the Corporate Practice Group.

The MIT Enterprise Forum of NYC has created a series of roundtable discussions specifically for Venture Capital and Private Equity CFOs, Addressing Challenges and Creating Value in a Changing Environment. The first program is scheduled for Thursday, October 18, 2012 and will focus on technology and operational Matters. The next program will be held in January, with a focus on transactions and legal issues. The third and final program will be in April 2013 and will focus on creating portfolio company value. Lori Smith, partner in the Private Equity and Venture Capital Group, is a longtime board member of the Forum and a program organizer. 

IMPACT 2012, the signature event of the Greater Philadelphia Alliance for Capital and Technologies (PACT), will be held on November 7-8, 2012 in Philadelphia. For over 20 years, IMPACT has been showcasing the best and most promising investment opportunities in the Technology, Healthcare, and Clean Technology sectors. White and Williams is proud to be a returning Bronze sponsor for this annual event. IMPACT offers several high-profile keynote speakers and panel discussions, all leading up presentations from over 40 of the region’s most promising investment opportunities in three industry-focused tracks.

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