Lucinda Stewart '92, managing director of OVP Venture Partners and a University of Puget Sound graduate, will be the featured speaker at the 2009 Puget Sound Business Breakfast. Stewart, who was named one of Seattle's "40 Under 40" by Puget Sound Business Journal in 2007, will offer an inside look at life as a venture capitalist in today's challenging economic climate.
Stewart has more than 15 years of operations and investment experience in emerging-growth companies. At OVP her investments are focused primarily in infrastructure software, and wireless and digital media. Stewart serves on the board of directors for numerous companies, including Seattle-based AdmitOneSecurity, LucidCommerce, Talyst, and Vantos.
When: 7-9 a.m., Wednesday, April 15, 2009
Where: Bell Harbor's Maritime Event Center, First Floor, 2211 Alaskan Way, Pier 66, Seattle
Admission: $25 for Puget Sound affiliates; $30 for general public
RSVP by April 6 by visiting www.ups.edu/psbb.xml or by calling 1-800-339-3312. Sponsored by the University of Puget Sound Alumni Association, this annual event gives dynamic business leaders a forum to share their insights and strategies for success with other members of the business community.