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What Every Engineer Should Know About Starting a High-Tech Business Venture 1st Edition

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Product Details

  • Series: What Every Engineer Should Know (Book 44)
  • Paperback: 610 pages
  • Publisher: CRC Press; 1 edition (January 6, 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1420076973
  • ISBN-13: 978-1420076974
  • Product Dimensions: 1.2 x 7 x 9.8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2.3 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,766,277 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Eric Koester is the co-founder and Chief Operating Officer of Zaarly (www.zaarly.com), a mobile marketplace named one of Fast Company's 50 Most Innovative Companies of 2012. Eric has been named one of the 40 under 40 for 2012 in Washington, DC by the Washington Business Journal, a Rising Star in Washington State and has been a frequent writer, speaker and advisor in the areas of technology, startups, green business, startup finance and legal matters.

Prior to founding Zaarly, Eric was the VP Operations & General Counsel of Appature Inc., a business intelligence software company, and a former attorney at Cooley LLP with a practice focused on emerging technology companies, venture capital firms and investment banks, with particular emphases on venture capital and bank financings, corporate partnerships, commercial agreements, intellectual property licensing, public offerings, and mergers and acquisitions. Eric is a graduate of the business school at Marquette University and a graduate of The George Washington University School of Law. Eric is also a certified public accountant.

Prior to joining Cooley, Eric held financial and accounting-related positions at Morgan Stanley and Ventana Medical Systems, Inc. While attending law school, Eric held positions in the Enforcement Division of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) (formerly NASD, Inc.) assisting with ongoing securities industry enforcement proceedings, as a Summer Associate at the Government Accountability Office in Washington, D.C., and in the legal department of the Health Industry Group Purchasing Association (HIGPA) focusing on issues of antitrust in the healthcare contracting industry.

Eric is married to Allison Koester, a Professor of Accountancy at Georgetown University in Washington, DC. They have two pugs, Bailey and Riley. Eric loves to travel and his lifelong goal is to make it to all 100 of the Hillman Wonders of the World. So far, 42 down... lots to go.

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It is rare to find good books written from authors on similar subject which have also a current practice. The author is from top law company and knows how the things works from inside. I find the book very well written and useful to me and opened my eyes to many problems only an experienced attorney can know.
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As a recently laid off engineer, this book gave me insights into starting my company that I didn't think possible. The author's perspective couples deep provacative thoughts with pragmatic real world suggestions that are easy to implement. I highly, highly recommend this book for anyone thinking of changing careers during these tough times and find the next big thing!!
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the books could become a must for computer scientists wishing to start a silicon valley startup. it is clearly written in following an informative and HOW TO approach
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High-Tech Business Venture is essential for Every Engineer and for who wanna start a High-Tech business. Get this book if you wanna thinking about a High-Tech business. Discover most of the important things about High-Tech. I like this book. This helps me a lot. Thanks to author.
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This book covers almost all essential points on how to start a high-tech business. I learned a lot from it. It would be helpful if it can include more recent and specific examples.
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