Kellogg Magazine  |  Spring/Summer 2015



Kellogg Club of San Francisco & Silicon Valley

Benoit Vialle ’01

Arvind Jain ’97

On November 11, 2014, 165 student trekkers and alumni joined the Kellogg Alumni Club of San Francisco & Silicon Valley for a panel discussion on building value, growth and scaling around new products and ventures. Panelists included Thomas McCleary ’96, vice president of Strategic Product Partner Alliance at Salesforce, Greg Kapust ’99, founder and managing director at Silverbow, and Meredith Hoffer ’07, director of marketing at Google[x]. The panel was moderated by Linda Darragh, Clinical Professor of Entrepreneurial Practice, and Executive Director of Kellogg Entrepreneurship Initiative, Levy Institute for Entrepreneurial Practice and Heizer Center for Private Equity & Venture Capital. A special thanks to Sean Alpert ’09 and Salesforce for graciously hosting this event.