-- April 5, 2001 -- Todd Parsons, division manager of Silicon
Valley Bank's Online Business Services, will participate in a
panel discussion at the Comdex Chicago 2001 conference on April
5. The panel is called "Playing in the Global B2B Market," and
will discuss the elements of the infrastructure necessary to
create value for an organization's global Web presence.
Panelists accompanying Parsons include Ajay
Ramachandran, vice president of market development for Electron
Economy, and Ken Fitzpatrick, vice president of global
marketing for Computer Associates.
Comdex Chicago 2001 is a conference held April
2-5, 2001 at the McCormick Place in Chicago. The conference is
targeted to all IT professional levels and provides information
to assist them to make better informed IT business decisions.
It strives to provide practical, real-world solutions provided
by premier IT experts. Comdex also hosts in-depth tutorials and
technical sessions designed to get attendees "under the hood"
of the latest technology, products and services.
Parsons is the division manager of Silicon
Valley Bank's Online Business Services, which develops
Web-based business tools and solutions to compliment the Bank's
core financial products. Parsons oversees product development
and management, as well as marketing, sales support and
business development. Parsons has been directly involved in the
capitalization of several startup enterprises.
Silicon Valley Bank serves emerging growth and
middle market companies in targeted niches, focusing on
technology and life sciences, while also addressing other
specific industries in which it can provide a higher level of
service and better manage credit through specialization and
The Bank operates throughout the Silicon Valley: Santa
Clara, Palo Alto and Sand Hill, the center of the venture
capital community in California. Other regional offices within
California include: Irvine, Los Angeles, Napa Valley, San
Diego, San Francisco, Santa Barbara, and Sonoma. Office
locations outside of California include: Phoenix, Arizona;
Boulder, Colorado; West Palm Beach, Florida; Atlanta, Georgia;
Chicago, Illinois; Boston, Massachusetts; Minneapolis,
Minnesota; Durham, North Carolina; Portland, Oregon;
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Austin, Texas; Dallas, Texas;
Northern Virginia; and Seattle, Washington.
Chicago 2001 Conference|
Parsons, division manager of Online Business Services
Silicon Valley Bank|
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