GSB Law

Garvey Shubert Barer's Emerging Company and Venture Capital Practice represents emerging companies at every stage of development and across industry sectors. The firm regularly represents companies, angel investors and venture capital funds in private placements of equity and debt, joint ventures, strategic alliances, mergers and acquisitions, and public offerings.



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Outsourcing, Partners and Suppliers

Seattle Spring 2012 Semester

What should you outsource, and what do you need to do in-house? How to segment the vendors that you need? What vendors do you need right when you start, and what vendors will you need as you grow? How do you recruit and select the important vendors? What are tips and tricks to manage vendors in order to ensure a consistent level of quality? How do you fire and replace under-performing vendors? What are common mistakes made when dealing with vendors?

Goal:
Develop a process to select key vendors.

Date:
2012-05-14, 06:30 PM

Mentors


7.78
Mike Ma
Tech Entrepreneur

Mike is the co-founder of Shutterous, and serves on the boards of Judy's Book and Mira Scholarship Foundation. Previously, he has been GM at Judy's Book, and Director ar Vinasource. He has past experience with major software, e-commerce and financial companies in roles f...

8.78
Charles Mount
CEO, onehub.com

Charles is the co-founder and CEO of Onehub. Charles is a serial entrepreneur founding three software startups over the last 10 years. At Onehub, Charles provides the product vision and oversees the company's strategic direction. Prior to Onehub, Charles founded Likewise ...

9.39
Dave Parker
Serial Entrepreneur, VP, UP Global

Dave is serial entrepreneur and Director of the Founder Institute Seattle. He's on the Board of Directors for five mid-market companies including OneAccord Partners, a consulting firm he co-founded in 2005. He's on the advisory board of more then a dozen company and he's ...

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