April 28, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm PDT
Jared Wray, Chief Technology Officer for CenturyLink Cloud, is an early cloud pioneer and visionary architect. As founder and CTO of Tier 3, Wray architected the Tier 4 cloud and build it into an industry-recognized cloud innovation and performance leader. Tier 3 was acquired by CenturyLink in 2013 and is now the foundation of CenturyLink Cloud. Wray is a respected thought leader in the enterprise cloud services space, having originated Foundry open source Platform as a Service (Paas) project. A serial entrepreneur, Wray previously founded Dual, an interactive development agency with clients such as Microsoft and Nintendo.Join us for Secrets from a Startup Exec Acquired by a Fortune 150 Company. From Bootstrapping to funding war stories, from picking the right team and surviving the crash through successfully scaling, Jared will give his secrets on startup success to put you on a path to your best exit.This event is open to the public.