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Partners & Sponsors 2011

Rami Kalish I  Pitango Venture capital- Co-Founders of TSAV 8 to BCN

Pitango Venture Capital is Israel's largest venture capital firm and a lead investor in seed, early and expansion stage companies. It has helped grow over 100 companies, managing funds in excess of $1.3 billion in committed capital. 
The team's unique hands-on approach and personal involvement in each portfolio company is reflected in dedicated and informal working relationships with entrepreneurs. 
The Pitango is a semi-wild cherry that grows in almost every Israeli neighborhood. Finding the ripened Pitango fruit takes persistence, as the best Pitangos are always the hardest to find.

Yael Shany  I Branding Strategist, Co Founder of TSAV 8 to BCN 

A strategic consultant specialised in Integrated Marketing Communication (from concept and vision,   investors relations and up to advertising). Community manager of Open Coffee Club Israel- an entrepreneurs & mentors community.
Prior to that Yael has 10 years experience heading strategic and creative planning in advertising agencies. She has led strategic branding processes, advertising and communication strategies for telecom companies, such as MIRS, BEZEQ, CELLCOM, as well as with commercial companies such as Jaguar, Corona, El-Al and more.
MA in Social Psychology from Tel Aviv University.

Izhar Shay  I       Partner at Canaan partners

Canaan Partners is a global venture capital firm that invests in people who turn visionary ideas into valuable and significant technology & healthcare companies. We were early investors in some of the world’s leading technology companies, including Acme Packet, CommerceOne, DoubleClick and Match.com and as well as healthcare giants Cerexa, Dexcom, Northstar Neuroscience and Peninsula Pharmaceuticals.

American Express Travel  I Experts for conferences and exhibitions travels

Among the leading companies in Israel in the field of business travels, serving with 140 experienced agents, operating in 23 branches within Israel. 
AMEX Travel is the leader in exhibitions, offering an experience knowledgeable team, accessible 24 hours a day, taking care of a variety of exclusive services among it special flights, hotels, passes, board rooms, translations etc. We believe that our vast experience working with business clients, in the field of conventions and conferences, persisting on leading knowledge and technology tools, will enable us to contribute to the success of our clients in their business travels.