News from Valhalla December 2012 - Volume 23
Valhalla Partners

Portfolio News

Valhalla Partners Exits Two Companies

VIENNA, VA - January 9, 2013 - Valhalla Partners today confirmed that two of its portfolio companies had exited over the holidays

Bethesda-based GetWellNetwork sold to Welsh Carson, RTP-based Geomagic to merge with 3D Systems (CORRECTED)

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GetWellNetwork, Inc., Bethesda, MD

Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe announced the completion of the acquisition of GetWellNetwork(R), Inc., the leading provider of Interactive Patient Care(TM) solutions. The GetWellNetwork solution is deployed in over 30,000 hospital beds nationwide and facilitates over seven million patient interactions per year.

Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe Acquire GetWellNetwork

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Geomagic, Inc., Morrisville, NC

3D Systems announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Geomagic, Inc., a leading global provider of 3D authoring solutions including design, sculpt and scan software tools that are used to create 3D content and inspect products throughout the entire design and manufacturing process.

3D to Acquire Geomagic

Valhallans in the News

Dan Gordon discusses strategies and challenges of creating a new business

On January 3, 2012, Valhalla Partners's Director of Research Dan Gordon joined The Accelarators' live chat panel.

Dan Gordon emphasized the importance of seeking out competent legal advice for your startup. He was joined by Dave McClure, founding partner of San Francisco-based accelerator 500 Startups, who discussed the pros and cons of accepting money from a difficult investor; and Ellie Wheeler, a senior associate at New York venture-capital firm Greycroft Partners, who explained why entrepreneurs should consider every option before deciding to drop out of college.

Watch it again here

Latest News Stories

12.31.12 Videology CEO Scott Ferber: Industry Views and 2013 Predictions

Scott Ferber recently participated at the Monaco Media Forum sharing his views on industry trends and making predictions for 2013

12.19.12 Jumptap December MobileSTAT Report: Gaming Dominates Mobile Devices

One of the findings: Washington D.C. is the Capital of Mobile Gaming

12.19.12 Nirvanix Recognized for Public Cloud Storage Services by Top Analyst Research Firm

New Analysis Rates Nirvanix in Key Categories such as Cloud Backup and Archive

12.19.12 Nikhil Sethi and Garrett Ullom of Adaptly in Forbes 30 under 30

Adaptly co-founders make the list!

12.19.12 Sepaton Teams Up with United Way to Make Holidays Happy for Hometown Families in Need

Sepaton, Inc. Makes Giving Back to Local Community Part of On-Going Corporate Mission

12.18.12 Parature Announces Keynote Speakers for 2013 ParaFest Conference

Top Entrepreneurs & Executives from Leading Companies Share Expertise in Providing Superior Customer Support

12.17.12 Avail-TVN Launches ViewNow(TM) Subscription Movies On Demand Service

Verizon FiOS Signs On as First Customer

12.12.12 24/7 Media and Jumptap Offer Single Ad Buy Across Mobile and Online Screens

Industry-First Offering Enables Unique Cross-Screen Campaign Capability

12.11.12 SolidFire Jolts Storage Industry With Addition of New President, CFO, and Vice President, International

RJ Weigel, John Hillyard, Tim Pitcher Join CEO Dave Wright and the SolidFire Executive Team to Accelerate Momentum

12.10.12 SafeNet Appoints Dave Hansen as President and Chief Executive Officer

Proven track record of creating and delivering innovative security and cloud solutions

12.4.12 Sepaton Names Amy Lipton Senior Vice President of Marketing

Deep expertise in technology marketing and branding to large enterprises across emerging markets

12.4.12 SafeNet Announces Next-Generation Software Monetization Platform

Sentinel LDK pairs award-winning security and sophisticated entitlement management

12.3.12 Christopher Etesse Joins Flat World Knowledge as CEO

Etesse brings a blend of technology and higher education experience

The Valhalla Team

Investment Staff

Charles Curran, General Partner
Harry D'Andrea, Administrative General Partner
Dan Gordon, Director of Research
Kevin Greene, Partner
Kiran Hebbar, General Partner
Randy Jacops, Venture Partner
Hooks Johnston, General Partner
Art Marks, Managing General Partner

Administrative Staff

Claudia Bartz, Executive Assistant, Office Manager
Sara Endicott, Executive Assistant
Bibiana Speroni, Executive Assistant, Finance and Research

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