Red Herring Announces Speakers at Canada Event, September 5-7 in Montreal, Quebec

    Event Celebrates Canada's Emergence as a Leader in Innovation and

    BELMONT, CA, Aug. 21 /CNW Telbec/ - Red Herring, Inc. is pleased to
announce the speakers participating in the inaugural Red Herring Canada Event,
September 5-7, 2007, in Montreal, Quebec. The event, themed "Innovation
Illuminated", celebrates Canada's rapid emergence as a global leader in
technology's dynamic ecosystem.
    Speakers from across the globe will participate in Red Herring Canada,
including Len Brody, Co-founder and CEO of NowPublic; Vicky Sharpe, President
and CEO of Sustainable Development Technology Canada; senior executives such
as Alain Tascan, Vice President of Electronic Arts Montreal; Juergen Stark,
Corporate Vice President of Motorola, Inc.; and Salman Ullah, Director of
Acquisitions for Google Inc. Senior executives from leading global investment
firms will also be speaking, including Sriram Viswanathan, Vice President of
Intel Capital; Jennifer Fonstad, Managing Director at Draper Fisher Jurvetson;
and David Helfrich, Managing Director at Garnett & Helfrich Capital. Also
speaking will be Dr. Orna Berry, Chairperson for the Israel Venture
Association; Daniel T. Ciporin, Director of Strategy for Canaan Partners; and
Sean Wise, founder of Wise Capital, columnist for the Globe and Mail
newspaper, and host of the business reality television series,
The Dragon's Den. For a full list of Red Herring Canada speakers, visit
    "The speaker lineup for Red Herring's inaugural event in Canada is truly
first-rate," said Alex Vieux, Chairman and Publisher of Red Herring, Inc.
"These individuals are leading innovators, thinkers and strategists whose
ideas and methods are disrupting the status quo and setting an exciting pace
in the business and technology sector. We're really looking forward to the
event in September and the dynamic exchange of ideas, strategies, and
partnership opportunities that will take place."
    The first event of its kind in the nation, Red Herring Canada is an
invitation-only event celebrating cutting-edge companies from business and
technology across the globe, with special emphasis on Canada's impressive
growth and influence in high-tech's world-wide community. The two day forum
will connect speakers, analysts, entrepreneurs, journalists and observers from
across Canada and beyond, offering attendees a premier opportunity to meet and
interact with peers, and engage in relevant conversations about the evolution
and future of technology For more information, visit

    About Red Herring

    Red Herring is a global media company uniting the world's best high
technology innovators, venture investors and business decision makers in a
variety of forums: a leading innovation magazine; an online daily technology
news service; technology research, and major events for technology leaders
around the globe. Red Herring provides an insider's access to the global
innovation economy, featuring unparalleled insights on the emerging
technologies driving the economy. For more information, visit

For further information:

For further information: Farley Duvall, Director, Red Herring Canada,

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