Artifact Details

Title

Ashton-Tate names James Furneaux to Board of Directors

Catalog Number

102762894

Type

Text

Date

1986-04-30

Publisher

Ashton-Tate

Identifying Numbers

Other number doc-4429b24a33283 Deprecated ITCHP Number

Extent

2 p.

Description

Press release announcing the appointment of James H. Furneaux to its board of directors. Furneaux, 42, is a general partner at Bessemer Venture Partners, a venture capital limited partnership based in Wellesley Hills, Mass. Ashton-Tate's selection of Furneaux, with his background in investment banking, reflects the company's desire to expand the expertise of the members of its board. Furneaux also is an advisory director and formerly was a managing director in corporate finance and venture capital at L.P. Rothschild Unterberg Towbin, an underwriter of Ashton-Tate which co-managed Ashton-Tate's initial public offering in 1983. Donated by Ed Esber. 2 scanned pages.

Category

Press release

Collection Title

Information Technology Corporate Histories Collection

Lot Number

X7847.2017