Vista’s Smith: Women need to “lean in” to private equity
(peHUB) -- November 18, 2014 Robert Smith, Founder, Chairman and CEO of Vista Equity Partners, said the biggest error women make in their private equity careers is opting out.
Smith, who spoke Monday evening at Columbia Business School, said women who want PE careers need to “lean...Continue Reading
The Project Realize
As beneficiaries of our great American economic system, we feel that it is incumbent upon us to give back and help grow another great American company to its full potential.
After companies apply for our program, they are interviewed and selected based on various criteria. Our team then works with the selected companies for 1-3 years on strategy development and operational improvements. The goal is to help those companies realize their full operational and financial performance potential.Continue Reading
Project Realize is currently engaged with Falcon Containers full-time and Cedar Concepts in an advisory capacity. Falcon, founded in 2002, is an Austin-based provider of portable storage solutions and modified container solutions. Cedar, founded in 1991, is a Chicago-based chemical manufacturer.Continue Reading
Robert F. Smith, Founder and CEO of Vista Equity Partners, one of the world's leading private equity firms, founded Project Realize in the Fall of 2010. Vista Equity Partners has delivered outstanding investment results to its investors for over ten years.Continue Reading