Learn from ShareFile Founder Jesse Lipson on Building an Attractive Company for a Potential Enterprise Exit
In this webinar, we will learn from ShareFile founder, Jesse Lipson, on how he built his company and successfully sold to Citrix. Jesse will share his story and help founders understand how to best position their company in an attractive way to large enterprise corporations who may be looking for an acquisition.
About Jesse Lipson:
Jesse Lipson is the VP & GM of Data Sharing at Citrix, where he is responsible for the vision, market direction and product strategy behind the company’s data platform.
A self-taught software programmer, Jesse has launched and led multiple cloud and e-commerce businesses since the age of 23. His first venture was Rapidata.net, a pharmaceutical market research company, where he served as president and CEO. In just two years, he helped grow revenues at Rapidata.net by over 500% and laid the foundation for the company's acquisition by Greenfield Online. Subsequent to Rapidata.net, Jesse co-founded and served as CEO for the web site development firm novelProjects.
Jesse founded ShareFile in late 2005, bootstrapping the company from zero to four million users in six years. He joined Citrix in 2011, when Citrix acquired ShareFile. Jesse graduated Magna Cum Laude from Duke University with a degree in philosophy in 2000. He currently serves on the board of directors of Yext and is a founding partner of HUB Raleigh.