Sunday 10th March, 2013
3:30pm to 3:50pm
Maynard Webb will appear at the South by Bookstore to sign copies of “Rebooting Work: Transform How You Work in the Age of Entrepreneurship” following his book reading.
With over 30 years of experience as an active leader in the technology and business community, Maynard serves as a board member, investor, philanthropist and mentor to young entrepreneurs. Maynard is the author of “Rebooting Work”, a book that will be published in early 2013 and focuses on ways to reimagine work in the era of entrepreneurship. Maynard founded Webb Investment Network (WIN), a seed investment firm dedicated to nurturing entrepreneurs, in order to share his experience developing and leading high-growth companies. WIN provides its portfolio companies with mentorship and on-demand access to an affiliate network of 75 industry experts. Webb was formerly the CEO of LiveOps, a cloud based call center with a community of 20,000 agents and the COO of eBay, where he helped grow $140 million in revenue to more than $6 billion in 2006. He continues to share his expertise, currently holding positions as the Chairman of LiveOps and a board member at both salesforce.com and Yahoo!.
Founder of Webb Investment Network, Chairman of LiveOps, Webb Investment Network
Maynard Webb created the Webb Investment Network (WIN) in 2010 as a seed investment firm dedicated to nurturing entrepreneurs who want to change the world--particularly in the fields of cloud computing, enterprise software, and mobile. With 30 years of experience developing high-growth companies, Maynard's unique approach to investing allows WIN to mentor and offer on-demand access to an affiliate network of 75 industries. Maynard currently holds positions as the Chairman of LiveOps and a board member at both Salesforce.com and Yahoo!.
Additionally, Maynard has authored a new book, Rebooting Work, which addresses how our century-old business practices no longer sync up with our times. The book offers insight, assessments, and inspiration to help people and organizations take full advantage of today's entrepreneurial times and technology -- and reach their full potential.
Maynard and his wife also created the Webb Family Foundation in 2004 to empower young people to overcome the barriers that keep them from fulfilling their destinies.
Previously, Maynard was the CEO of LiveOps and COO of eBay. For more, visit www.rebootingwork.com.
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