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Corp. Development with Head of M&A at IAC (Match, Tinder, HomeAdvisor, Vimeo)

March 24 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Free

 

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Emily Keeton—Co-Founder of Station and Flavour, and Head of M&A at IAC—will lead seminar at Station Houston to discuss the methods enterprises employ to evaluate startup companies. Join us as we learn about the corporate perspective of startups, with beer provided by Buffalo Bayou Brewing Co.

Date: Friday, March 24, 2017

Time: 4:00pm – 5:00pm

Who Should Attend:

  • Founders creating web-based platforms (e-commerce, marketplaces, ad-supported, etc.) for consumers
  • Startups which plan to partner with or be acquired by larger companies

What Attendees Will Learn:

  • Framework for how corporations evaluate startup companies
  • How startups can approach and work with corporations

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Emily Keeton
Head of M&A at IAC
Co-Founder of Station Houston
Co-Founder and CEO of Flavour

Emily Keeton is Co-Head of Mergers and Acquisitions for IAC, overseeing M&A activity across the IAC portfolio, as well as identifying new opportunities outside of the company’s existing focus areas.

Ms. Keeton recently served as Co-founder and CEO of Flavour, a food and restaurant discovery app acquired by Tasting Table Media in 2015. Prior to this, Ms. Keeton was Senior Vice President and Head of Corporate Development at Scripps Networks Interactive, where she was responsible for M&A, partnerships and international strategic development. Previously, Ms. Keeton served as Senior Vice President of Corporate Development at Ascent Media Group Inc., as well as Managing Director in the Media and Telecommunications Investment Banking division at Donaldson, Lufkin and Jenrette (now Credit Suisse), where she worked on financing and strategic transactions for media and entertainment companies.

Ms. Keeton is the Co-Founder of Station Houston, a technology incubator in Houston, Texas. She received her M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and her B.A. from Columbia University.

Details

Date:
March 24
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/startup-evaluation-from-the-corporate-perspective-tickets-32947573078

Organizer

Station Houston
Website:
www.stationhouston.com

Venue

Station Houston
1301 Fannin St. Suite 2440
Houston, TX 77002 United States
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Website:
www.stationhouston.com