Divya Narendra '12, co-founder and current CEO of SumZero, and co-founder of ConnectU, to speak at the Cornell Club on 7/24 at 6:30pm EST. Other panelists to include:
Xavier James – NYU JD/MBA. Founder, Pres., and GC of The James Group LLC, specializing in contract negotiations in sports/entertainment. Primary legal counsel for former MLB all-star player, Gary Sheffield, and MLB agent for players on the Pittsburgh Pirates, Philadelphia Phillies and St. Louis Cardinals; conducted media strategy for Oscar De La Hoya’s sports television and promotional company. Former SVP of Travel, Sports and Entertainment at MasterCard; VP of Sports Programming at HBO. Former attorney with Simon & Schuster and with Weil, Gotshal & Manges.
Doug Eisner - Fuqua MBA / BU JD. Co-Founder and COO of GrassRoots Biotechnology, which grew to $4M in annual revenue and was recently acquired by Monsanto. Former attorney at White & Case / Edwards & Angell and Asst. District Attorney in NY.
John Saroff - Return panelist. Columbia JD/MBA. Chief Business Officer at Chartbeat. Former Google, vente-privee, and NBC digital media executive and Cravath attorney; named one of the 40 most influential media executives under 40.