29Nov
By: On: November 29, 2017 In: SPMB Blogs, SPMB News, Steven Popper's Blog Comments: 0

Recently, I was having a beer with one of my favorite CFOs; a veteran from the enterprise software and consumer internet space. This man has taken 2 well-regarded venture-backed companies public, sold another to a premier growth PE investor for a big multiple, and stayed on as CFO there....

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17Jun
By: On: June 17, 2015 In: Andy Price's Blog, SPMB Blogs, Uncategorized Comments: 0

First published on LinkedIn on June 16, 2015: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/what-people-want-ceo-hiring-andy-price Every CEO search is a highly unique, nuanced situation.  We’ve done more than a thousand of them over the decades and there were never two that were exactly the same.  So what are people looking for right now?  A lot of...

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20May

First Posted on http://www.springpathinc.com/ May 20, 2015.  Image of Terry Cunningham courtesy of Springpath, Inc. Cunningham Sees Uber Growth in Hyper-convergence, Where Servers Dominate as Storage-Compute Infrastructure Springpath, a pioneering hyper-converged infrastructure software company, today announced the appointment of industry veteran Terry Cunningham as CEO. Mallik Mahalingam, cofounder and...

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29Apr
By: On: April 29, 2015 In: Andy Price's Blog, SPMB Blogs, SPMB News Comments: 0

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–SPMB, formerly known as Schweichler Price Mullarkey and Barry, one of the largest technology-focused executive search firms in the world, has announced first-quarter 2015 results and the promotion of Nicole North to Partner. In Q1 2015, SPMB total revenues were up double digits year-over-year, annualizing at nearly...

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09Feb
By: On: February 09, 2015 In: Featured Clients, SPMB Blogs, Tech News Comments: 0

First Posted on ayasdi.com Edition February 9, 2015 This morning we were named one of Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies in the world for Big Data. This is a remarkable achievement for a company our size and age and we are both flattered and humbled at our inclusion alongside such innovators...

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07Feb
By: On: February 07, 2014 In: Dave Mullarkey's Blog, SPMB Blogs, SPMB News Comments: 0

Dave Mullarkey is Managing Partner at SPMB, our Silicon Valley partner in Access Search Partners. He shares his thoughts on the latest industry trends As we can see from the volume of traffic on Route 101 , Silicon Valley is in boom mode again. Tech and innovation is clearly disrupting some old school businesses...

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27Jan
By: On: January 27, 2014 In: Andy Price's Blog, SPMB Blogs, SPMB News Comments: 0

  SPMB January 27, 2014 Dear Clients and Friends of the Firm: We’re pleased to report our 2013 results, observations of the market, share with you our predictions for 2014 and, most importantly, announce three new Partners!  Results: Let’s start with the most important announcement.  We promoted Mike Doonan, Sean Lucq and Eamonn...

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08Jan
By: On: January 08, 2014 In: Dave Mullarkey's Blog, SPMB Blogs, Tech News Comments: 0

First Posted on mercurynews.com Edition  09/20/2013 08:19:09 AM PDT MILPITAS — FireEye’s initial public offering grew in size at a dramatic rate in the past week, but Wall Street wasn’t done increasing the price for a piece of the Silicon Valley security software firm. After pricing shares more than 40...

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18Oct
By: On: October 18, 2013 In: Featured Clients, SPMB Blogs, Steven Popper's Blog, Tech News Comments: 0

First Posted on Investors.com Edition Sep.18, 2013 Shares of Benefitfocus (BNFT) soared after the company’s initial public offering Wednesday, in one of the stronger first-day performances for an IPO this year. The company has built a cloud-based subscription service that helps employers and insurance carriers manage their benefit plans,...

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18Oct
By: On: October 18, 2013 In: Andy Price's Blog, SPMB Blogs Comments: 0

First Posted on Techcrunch.com Edition Sep 26, 2013 Ebay’s PayPal has acquired Chicago-based payments gateway Braintree, in an all-cash deal worth $800 million. We had originally reported that Braintree was on the block, with Square and PayPal both in acquisition talks for the company. Although owner eBay is leading...

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