Next MBF Event – CEO of Clairmail, June 21, 2012

STRATEGIZING FOR GROWTH

Marin Business Forum

Pete Daffern, CEO of ClairMail, will be speaking at Marin Business Forum on Thursday, June 21 at 5 pm.  Pete Daffern will talk about positioning a company for acquisition, working with venture capitalists to raise funds, setting a strategy for growth and expansion, as well as strategically hiring the right talent for the job.

Pete Daffern leads Clairmail as CEO, bringing more than 20 years of operational and business leadership experience in the technology sector. Prior to joining Clairmail, Pete was CEO of technology company Purisma, where he directed the company’s strategy and operations with a focus on growth through valuable solutions, customer service and business development initiatives. D&B acquired Purisma in October 2007. Before Purisma, Pete was President of AIM Technology, a provider of applications for contact centers. Previously, Pete was Vice President, Worldwide Business Development, Alliances and Corporate Development for Vitria Technology. Pete also spent more than 10 years at Seagate Software, where he held numerous management and sales positions, including General Manager EMEA. Pete holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics (Honors) from Sheffield University in England.