The Herb Kelleher Center for Entrepreneurship invites you to the Herb Kelleher Center's Speaker Series moderated by entrepreneur-in-residence Brett Hurt and Laura Kilcrease, former entrepreneur-in-residence. Come take advantage of the rare opportunity to learn the current methods of funding and the opportunity to meet face-to-face with successful entrepreneurs.
On April 22, Daniel Nelson, CEO, and Robert Reeves, CTO, of Datical will be joining us. Daniel Nelson is one of the original founders of Datical, as well as the chief executive officer. Prior to Datical, Daniel was founder and vice president of products at Phurnace Software, a maker of cutting edge application deployment and configuration software for large enterprises. Phurnace was acquired by BMC Software in December 2009. After the acquisition, Daniel served BMC as director of product management, focused on business automation. Daniel has spent the past 16 years in the software business, and has both a Bachelor of Arts and MBA from The University of Texas at Austin. In 2010, Daniel was honored with the Rising Star Award from the McCombs School of Business.
As chief technical officer, Robert Reeves advocates for Datical’s customers and provides technical architecture leadership. Prior to co-founding Datical, Robert was a director at the Austin Technology Incubator (ATI). At ATI, he provided real world entrepreneurial expertise to ATI member companies to aid in market validation, product development, and fundraising efforts. Robert cofounded Phurnace Software in 2005. He invented and created the flagship product, Phurnace Deliver, which provides middleware infrastructure management to multiple Fortune 500 companies. As chief technology officer, he led technical evangelism efforts, product vision, and large account technical sales efforts. After BMC Software acquired Phurnace in 2009, Robert served as chief architect and lead worldwide technical evangelism. RSVP today!