2015 Distinguished Entrepreneur Award Gala Honoring Paul Judge

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Tuesday | May 5, 2015

2015 Distinguished Entrepreneur Award Gala Honoring Paul Judge

Every other year, the MIT Enterprise Forum of Atlanta honors a remarkable entrepreneur with the E. Milton Bevington Distinguished Entrepreneur Award in recognition of the individual's extraordinary contribution to the local economy through successful new enterprise built on innovation, inspiration and determination.

The Award is named for E. Milton Bevington, who passed away in 2010. Mr. Bevington was a successful entrepreneur, most well known for his founding of Servidyne. Milt served as worldwide president of the MIT Associated Alumni and was on the MIT Enterprise Forum of Atlanta Chapter Board. He was one of only two Lifetime Members of our Atlanta MIT Enterprise Forum chapter.

Past recipients of this Award include Glen Robinson, Founder of Scientific-Atlanta; Cam Lanier, Chairman of ITC Holding Company; Pete Petit, Founder and former CEO of Matria Healthcare; and Tripp Rackley, Founder and former CEO, Firethorn Alana Shepherd, Co-Founder, Shepherd Center and Reggie Bradford, Founder and former CEO of Vitrue.

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Date:

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Venue:

College Football Hall of Fame, 250 Marietta St NW, Atlanta, GA 30313

Cocktail Attire

Agenda:

6 p.m. – 7 p.m. Reception and College Football Hall of Fame Interactive Exhibits
7 p.m. – 9 p.m. Dinner and Presentation

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Honoree and Featured Speaker: Paul Judge

Honorre and Featured Speaker

Dr. Paul Judge is a serial entrepreneur. He is Chief Research Officer and VP at Barracuda Networks, Chairman of Pindrop Security and Monsieur and Co-Founder of Tech Square Labs. In 2007 he founded Purewire and served as Chief Technology Officer until the company was acquired by Barracuda. He has served as CTO/SVP at Secure Computing and CTO at CipherTrust. In 2003, he was named a MIT top 100 young innovators in the world. A recognized authority on information security, he has been published in numerous academic journals and presented at industry and academic conferences such as Interop, RSA, & DEF CON.  

Special Thanks to Reception Sponsor:

 

Sponsor Opportunities: Contact Virginia Martin 404-422-0330 or virginia@mitforumatlanta.org    

 

Corporation

501(c)3

Benefits

Presenting Company Sponsor

$10,000

One available

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  • Opportunity to introduce honoree and sit with him and other VIPs at head table
  • VIP pre-reception with honoree for you and your guests
  • Logo recognition on MITEF website & front cover logo exposure in color on program; featured in dedicated social marketing
  • 15 tickets to the event and two dedicated tables with signage
  • Opportunity to provide event lanyards with company logo for all-access pass
  • MIT Enterprise Forum Corporate Membership allowing 5 attendees at every MITEF event for 12 months ($1000 value)

Dinner Sponsor

$5000

Three available

n/a

  • Industry exclusivity
  • Logo recognition on MITEF website & full page in program; social marketing
  • 10 tickets to the event and dedicated table with signage
  • Opportunity to provide event giveaways with logo
  • MIT Enterprise Forum Corporate Membership allowing 5 attendees at every MITEF event for 12 months ($1000 value)

Reception Sponsor

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  • Logo recognition on MITEF website & half page in program
  • Opportunity to provide event giveaways with logo
  • 10 tickets to the event and dedicated table with signage
  • Two Individual Memberships allowing 2 people tickets to every MITEF event for 12 months ($390 value)

Lanyard Sponsor

$2500

One available

$1500

  • Logo recognition on MITEF website & half page in program
  • Opportunity to provide event giveaways with logo
  • 10 tickets to the event and dedicated table with signage

Dessert Sponsor

$2500

One available

$1500

  • Logo recognition on MITEF website & half page in program
  • Opportunity to provide event giveaways with logo
  • 10 tickets to the event and dedicated table with signage

Table Sponsor

$1350

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  • 10 tickets to the event at a reduced price
  • Table signage

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