Thanks to all the 2015 Judges: 

  • Al Abhari, Founder, ClickMob
  • Bill Barton, Board Member, Global Leadership Council, College of Business, SJSU
  • Connie Weisman, Director, Strategic Planning & Community Development, Plug & Play Tech Center
  • Dan Goldin, Commercial Banking Officer, Stanford Federal Credit Union
  • Gadiel Morantes, Partner, Early Growth Financial Services
  • John Welder, Head of PMO, Citrix
  • Kailesh Karavadra, Managing Partner San Jose Office, Ernst & Young
  • Karl-Heinz Lachnit, Partner, Landrum & Company
  • Mike Freier, Product Management Consulting Group
  • Mike Rose, Managing Director, Montage Capital
  • Naresh Malik, VP & Head, Business Development, Leeo
  • Patty Burke, President, Accelevate
  • Peggy Gibbs, COO & Co-Founder, Camp BizSmart
  • Punita Pandey, Cofounder & CEO, NetCustomer
  • Tony Vega, Founder, Blue Octopus Matrix

Faculty Screeners and Judges

  • A. William Musgrave, College of Business
  • Anu Basu, College of Business
  • Badari Eswar, College of Engineering
  • Bill Nance, College of Business
  • Chunlei Wang, College of Business
  • Gita Mathur, College of Business
  • Iris Quan, College of Business
  • Joe Giglierano, College of Business
  • Laimin Lo, College of Business 
  • Michael Merz, College of Business
  • Richard Sessions, College of Business
  • Robert Wood, College of Business
  • Sarika Pruthi, College of Business
  • Steve Bennet, College of Business

Sponsors:

We would like to thank the following for sponsoring the 2015 Silicon Valley Business Plan Competition:

  • Bill Barton, Board Member, Global Leadership Council, College of Business, SJSU
  • Dan Doles, Founder, Red Pepper Software; former CEO, WhereNet Corp.; Cofounder, Connexive Inc.
  • Dave Hadden, Founder, Arlo Inc.
  • Dr. David Steele, Dean, Lucas College & Graduate School of Business
  • Steve Owyang, SJSU Alumnus

If you would like to sponsor next year's competition, please contact the SVCE director:
Dr. Anu Basu
Email:  anu.basu@sjsu.edu

Thanks to all the 2014 Judges: 

  • Al Abhari, Founder, ClickMob
  • Dan Doles, Cofounder, Connexive Inc.
  • Michael Bayne, Cofounder, RotaMobility
  • Mike Rose, Managing Director, Montage Capital
  • Saurabh Tandon, Board Member, TiE Silicon Valley
  • Bill Barton, Board Member, Global Leadership Council, College of Business, SJSU
  • Dave Hadden, Founder, Arlo Inc.
  • Dan Goldin, Commercial Banking Officer, Stanford Federal Credit Union
  • Gwen Wong, VP Business Banking, Meriwest Credit Union
  • Basil Fthenakis, Law Offices of Basil P. Fthenakis
  • Naresh Malik, IT Business Executive
  • Gadiel Morantes, Partner, Early Growth Financial Services
  • Zain Jeewanjee, Cofounder, New Technology Venture
  • Shyam Venkatesh, EVP, Orbees Medical
  • Rodolfo Reyna, Managing Director, R Reyna Group

Faculty Screeners and Judges

  • A.William Musgrave, College of Business
  • Anu Basu, College of Business
  • Badari Eswar, College of Engineering
  • Chunlei Wang, College of Business
  • Iris Quan, College of Business
  • Joe Giglierano, College of Business
  • Michael Merz, College of Business
  • Robert Wood, College of Business
  • Steve Bennet, College of Business
  • Subhankar Dhar, College of Business

Sponsors:

We would like to thank the following for sponsoring the 2014 Silicon Valley Business Plan Competition:

  • Bill Barton, Board Member, Global Leadership Council, College of Business, SJSU
  • Larry Boucher, Founder, President & CEO, Alacritech
  • Dan Doles, Founder, Red Pepper Software; former CEO, WhereNet Corp.; Cofounder, Connexive Inc.
  • Dave Hadden, Founder, Arlo Inc.
  • Michael Bayne, Cofounder, RotaMobility

If you would like to sponsor next year's competition, please contact the SVCE director:
Dr. Anu Basu
Email:  anu.basu@sjsu.edu

2013 SVBPC Judges

  • Angelina Barretto, Cisco 
  • Basil Fthenakis, Law Offices of Basil P. Fthenakis  
  • Dan Doles, Connexive Inc.
  • Dan Goldin, Meriwest Credit Union
  • Dave Hadden, Arlo Inc. .
  • Ed Lambert, Bridge Bank
  • Greg Meyer, Meriwest Credit Union
  • John Swan, Business Development Accelerators
  • Mike Rose, Montage Capital
  • Saif Akhtar, Spartups
  • Saurabh Tandon, TiE Silicon Valley
  • Scott Mobley, Engineered Solutions
  • Wanda Ginner
  • Young Han, GoVoluntr.com

Faculty Screeners (as of 4/30/13)

  • Anu Basu
  • Bobbi Makani
  • Gita Mathur
  • Iris Quan
  • Joe Giglierano
  • Leonard Wesley
  • Michael Merz
  • Steve Bennet

Sponsors:

We would like to thank the following for sponsoring the 2013 Silicon Valley Business Plan Competition:

  • Bill Barton
  • Larry Boucher, Founder, President & CEO, Alacritech
  • Dan Doles, Founder, Red Pepper Software; former CEO, WhereNet Corp.
  • Dave Hadden, Founder, Arlo Inc.
  • Cisco Systems
  • Intuit Inc.

If you would like to sponsor next year's competition, please contact the SVCE director.
Dr. Anu Basu
Telephone:  408-924-3593

Email:  anu.basu@sjsu.edu