Tasktop's Neelan Choksi to Share Success Factors During MIT Blackjack Reunion Panel at XSITE 2013
Choksi, an accomplished entrepreneur, along with other former MIT Blackjack Team members, will share how lessons learned on the casino floor developed the foundation for their business success
Who: Neelan Choksi
President and COO
Choksi is president and COO of Tasktop Technologies, the leader in Software Lifecycle Integration (SLI) and developer productivity solutions. At Tasktop he oversees daily operations and manages sales, business development and marketing.
What: MIT Blackjack Reunion Panel
Choksi has made a name for himself in the technology industry by accelerating growth and building great software companies. Little did he know that the skills and understanding of human nature that he acquired as a part of the infamous MIT Blackjack Team would be applicable to management, competition and bootstrapping – and ultimately be instrumental in the success of his career. During this panel, Choksi will join former MIT blackjack team members Semyon Dukach, angel investor; Jon Hirschtick, founder of SolidWorks; and Bill Kaplan, CEO of FreshAddress, to discuss how they applied lessons from their blackjack-playing days to influence the way they work and play.
Where: Babson College
231 Forest St.
Wellesley, MA 02480
When: June 19, 2013 at 3:10 p.m. Eastern
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Info: Xsite is the Xconomy summit on innovation, technology and entrepreneurship.