Ohio Venture Association - Draper Triangle Ventures

Submitted by John Soellner on Sat, 02/26/2005 - 21:28.
03/14/2005 - 10:30

Mike is a founder of Draper Triangle Ventures and has been investing
in early stage technology companies for over ten years. Draper
Triangle is the midwest-based fund of Draper Fisher Jurvetson,
a leading silicon valley-based early stage technology venture firm
that has created a network of 16 affiliated regional venture funds
with over 70 investment professionals and $3 billion under management.
Founded in 1999, Draper Triangle recently closed its second fund
and has approximately $110 million under management. The Fund is
focused on early stage technology investments in information technology,
medical devices and other advanced technology companies located
in Ohio and western and central Pennsylvania. In connection with
closing the second fund, Draper Triangle opened an office on Bolivar
Road in Cleveland. Mike is leading the Fund's activities
in northeast Ohio.

Mike has over 20 years experience in founding, growing and financing
technology companies. He spent the majority of his career serving
as the CFO and COO of successful technology companies where he
not only directed the financial operations, but also acquisitions,
mergers and capital raising functions.

Prior to Draper Triangle, Mike co-founded and served as vice president,
finance of IndustryNet, an early stage electronic commerce company,
where he led the company in raising over $15 million in growth
capital from strategic partners and nationally known venture capital
organizations prior to its merger with a division of AT&T in

Mike graduated from the University of Notre Dame. He serves on
the boards of Active Media, Ayalogic, and Angstrom Sciences and
oversees the fund's investment in rental solutions. He was
previously a director of ClubCom, Inc. which was acquired by Precor
in 2004. He is also an officer and director of the Pittsburgh Venture
Capital Association. He is an avid runner and is currently training
for his tenth marathon.

Speaker: Mike Stubler
Managing Director
Draper Triangle Ventures

Date: March 14 , 2005
Time: 11:30 Networking/12:00 Lunch
Served/1:30 Adjourn

Place: The Union Club
1211 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, Ohio
Map & Driving Directions
(free parking at The Union Club - enter garage off E. 12th St.)

Price: Member: $25 with reservation/$38 without reservation
Non-member: $38 with reservation/$40 without reservation

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