JOIN US FOR THE
4th ANNUAL STUDENT INVESTMENT DINNER
February 28, FRIDAY
REGISTRATION AND SILENT AUCTION
BEGIN AT 5:30 PM at
STONE BRIDGE FARMS
TICKETS ARE $25.00 EACH
DINNER CATERED BY STONE BRIDGE FARMS
GUEST SPEAKER: Brian NeSmith,
American Technology Entrepreneur and
West Point High School Graduate
is the President and CEO of Arctic Wolf Networks, a company he co-founded. For
more than 11 years, NeSmith was CEO of Blue Coat Systems, the current market
leader in content and web security. During that time he managed the company’s
IPO (under the CacheFlow name), and later refocused the company on the security
market growing the business from $40 million per year to $500 million per year.
to Blue Coat, NeSmith was CEO of Ipsilon Networks, the pioneer of IP Switching
technology. Nokia acquired Ipsilon where
its products became the basis for the market-leading Nokia firewall appliance.
Earlier in his career, he co-founded Newbridge Networks’ Local Area Networking
business, VIVID, and served as the unit’s first general manager. NeSmith holds
a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of
TO PURCHASE TICKETS OR SPONSOR A TABLE
CONTACT: T.J. FRANEY AT 256-590-4803 OR 256-734-2933 OR
DORIS PATTERSON AT 256-339-1123
Thank you for making a difference in the life of a child!
The Student Investment
Foundation awarded over $33,000.00 to Cullman County Schools in 2013.
The next funding cycle available will be Spring of 2014.
If you are interested in submitting a grant
application for funding consideration, we encourage you to do so at your
earliest convenience. The deadline to submit a grant for consideration
is February 10, 2014. Visit the Grants page of this website for an application.