Silicon Valley Bank Shark Frenzy

Startup Aggieland’s Silicon Valley Bank Shark Frenzy is free and open to the public. A reception will be hosted by Silicon Valley Bank from 5 pm - 6 pm. Attire is business casual.  A Startup Expo, also from 5 pm - 6 pm, will be hosted by CNVE’s nationally-ranked Collegiate Entrepreneurs Organization at Texas A&M University. Shark Frenzy begins at 6 pm. Awards and cash prizes announced at 8:30 pm. Sharks include: Phil Graves, head of corporate development for Patagonia & Tin Shed Ventures ($20M) Mark Bowles, founder of ecoATM (acquired for $350 Million) Nathan Day, cofounder of SoftLayer (acquired for $2 Billion) Clint Bybee, founding partner with ARCH Venture Partners ($2 Billion). Bob Metcalfe, founder of 3Com and inventor of the Ethernet Investors include:  Aggie Angel Network Techstars Rudy Garza, G51 Emcees include:  Chris Valletta, cofounder of Mission AthleteCare Chris Westfall, pitch coach for Shark Frenzy and Dragon’s Den contestants