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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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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03Sep
By: On: September 03, 2013 In: SPMB Blogs, Steven Popper's Blog, Venture Capital Comments: 0

Acquia Inc., which helps companies manage the software behind their websites, has hired a chief financial officer and has begun talking to banks ahead of an initial public offering. An IPO could come as soon as the second half of 2014, Chief Executive Officer Tom Erickson said in an...

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