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SV Prayer Breakfast

March 23

*24TH ANNUAL SILICON VALLEY PRAYER BREAKFAST  March 23  Santa Clara
Speakers: Promod Haque, Senior Managing Partner of Norwest Venture Partners & Justin Dillon, Founder and CEO of Made in a Free World. On Friday, 3/23, at 7am to 8:30am at the Hyatt Regency, 5101 Great America Parkway Table host $400. (Individual seat $40, but not available til end of Feb.) Info: 650.275.2185. Register: http://www.svpb.net/annual-breakfasts.html,
  Speaker Info: 
PROMOD HAQUE 

Senior Managing Partner Norwest Venture Partners

 

Promod has over 27 years of experience in the venture capital industry, and has invested in more than 70 companies since he began his career at Norwest. His investments have been worth more than $40B in aggregate exit value to date, as 26 of his portfolio companies have gone public and 38 have been acquired. Promod focuses on investments across a variety of sectors including systems and IT infrastructure, healthcare IT, software and services. In 2014 and 2016, Forbes recognized Promod as a “Hall of Fame” investor. 2017 marked Promod’s thirteenth appearance on the annual Forbes Midas List, including 2004, when he was ranked the #1 venture capitalist based on performance over the previous decade. He has received many awards, including the 2011 SV Forum Visionary Award based on his outstanding achievements and contributions to the technology industry. ​ Promod once considered vocational ministry and enrolled in a seminary, but soon realized that business was his calling and ministry. He works in the marketplace to serve God and to be a good steward of all God has given him, including his wealth, much of which he gives to charity. Promod is married and is the father of three daughters, one of which is deceased. He has three grandsons and one granddaughter.
 

​JUSTIN DILLON
Founder and CEO Made in a Free World 


Justin is the founder and CEO of Made In A Free World, a digital platform where over 30 million consumers and businesses work together to protect freedom in the global marketplace. He is also the director of “Call+Response,” a theatrically released documentary about modern-day slavery viewed by millions. He is the founder of Slavery Footprint, a digital platform supported by President Obama and Google, and has garnered multiple awards including a Cannes Lion and a SXSW Interactive Innovation Award. He has advised the White House, United Nations, and the Vatican on issues of social innovation, and his work has included influencers like Questlove, Common, Nicholas Kristof (NY Times), Amber Valletta, and Cornel West. He has been featured in the New York Times, Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, Forbes, USA Today, Fast Company, Vogue, CNN, CBS, FOX, MSNBC, Huffington Post, NPR, Cosmopolitan, Glamour, Rolling Stone, and many other media outlets. Justin is a Christ follower driven to expose the tragedy of global human slavery. He is the author of A Selfish Plan To Change The World (Harper Collins) Justin is married and has one son.

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March 23
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