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Peter Gotcher : Independent Venture Investor : May 8, 2013
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
This event is brought to you by the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship.
Peter Gotcher is an Independent Venture Investor, Chairman of Dolby Labs, Chairman and Co-Founder of Topspin Media and Director of Pandora, Line6, and Trion World.
6:30 - 7:00 PM: Check In & Complimentary Desserts
7:00 - 8:30 PM: Program
Free - Reserve your seat today! http://springciepeakerseries.eventbrite.com/#
About Our Speaker:
Peter founded Digidesign Inc. in 1984 and served as its President, CEO and Chairman. Digidesign became the world?s leading manufacturer of Digital Audio Workstations and completed a successful Initial Public Offering in December of 1993 (NASDAQ: DGDN). Digidesign was acquired by Avid Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:AVID) in January of 1996, and Peter remained as the General Manager of Digidesign and an Executive Vice President of Avid until May of 1996, and served on the company?s board of directors until 2001. At the 2000 Grammy Awards, Peter accepted the Technical Achievement Grammy in honor of Digidesign?s contributions to the recording industry. Digidesign also received an Oscar from the Motion Picture Academy in 2004. In 2010, Peter was awarded the Philo Farnsworth Lifetime Achievement Emmy award.
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