Founder, CEO, Mavenlink
WHY: Runs Irvine maker of cloud-based software to help service companies manage projects.
RECENT: Raised $48M in April Series E financing round, led by Newport Beach’s Carrick Capital Partners and Goldman Sachs Growth Equity. Has raised $112M since its 2008 inception. Business Journal Innovator of the Year award winner.
QUOTABLE: Says “an IPO is always a consideration, and likely a financing decision we’ll make down the road.”