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Dinner with David Bonnette, Operating Principal Vista Equity Partners in the City of Your Choice

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Donated by: David Bonnette, Operating Partner, Vista Equity Partners

Don't miss your chance to enjoy dinner with David Bonnette, Operating Principal Vista Equity Partners in the city of your choice! Bid now and discuss how software is "eating" up this world. 

David Bonnette joined Vista Equity Partners in January 2017. He is an Operating Principal focused on our Foundation Fund companies. Vista is the largest software private equity firm in the world. Prior to Vista, David was the Chief Executive Officer of Lanyon, which was merged with Cvent, another Vista portfolio company, upon Vista’s acquisition of Cvent in November 2016.

Prior to joining Lanyon, David served as CEO at BigMachines for three years, until the time of its acquisition by Oracle. David has worked in the software industry for nearly 20 years and prior to BigMachines, held a variety of executive roles at Oracle where he led North American organizations in ERP, CRM, and consulting. David is a member of Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO Dallas), serves on the advisory board and is a mentor for the Posse Foundation, and is a board member of the Dallas World Affairs Council.

Education: B.A. in Business Management, Keene State College International Business, Oxford Brookes University.

  • Experience expires on Apr 19, 2019.

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  • Valid for 1 person.
  • Approximate duration: 2 hours.
  • The cost of meal is included.
  • Gratuity is included.
Lot #1500317

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United Way of Metropolitan Dallas

Bringing people and resources together to fight complex social problems by surrounding North Texas with efficient, impactful solutions.

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