Tasktop's Mik Kersten to Share Success Story at BCTIA Six:Forty Event

Monday, March 10, 2014

Mik takes the stage to answer three important questions:

  • What does it take to be an entrepreneur?
  • How do ordinary people create extraordinary companies?
  • What advice can you share about the journey?


Who: Mik Kersten, CEO and founder
Tasktop Technologies

Kersten is the CEO of Tasktop and lead of the Eclipse Mylyn open source project. His goal is to create the collaborative infrastructure needed to connect knowledge workers in the world of software delivery. At Tasktop, Kersten drives the strategic direction of the company, developing key partnerships and fostering a culture of customer-focused innovation.

Tasktop’s flagship product, Tasktop Sync, is a software solution that provides fully automated, enterprise-scale synchronization among the disparate tools used in software development organizations.

What: British Columbia Technology Industry Association (BCTIA) SIX:FORTY 

The Creation of a Successful Technology Company

Mik Kersten was invited to provide a behind-the-scenes look at his experience driving the creation of a successful software company.  He will offer insight into what it’s like taking a business from two founders and an idea to three highly successful technology solutions and seventy professionals around the globe. Kersten joins seven other successful entrepreneurs, each sharing their unique story about how they got to where they are today using only 20 slides x 20 seconds.

When: Tuesday, March 11, 2014 from 5:00 to 8:30 PM (PDT)

560 Seymour Street
Vancouver, BC

 @Tasktop @mik_kersten #sixforty


Media Contact: Joyce Bartlett +1 781-771-3112 joyce.bartlett@tasktop.com