PartnerConnect West 2015

October 13-14, 2015, The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay, CA

We're very excited to bring you the 4th Annual PartnerConnect West. This year our PartnerConnect West "event of events" will return with our core Buyouts West (8th year) and Venture Alpha West (5th year), as well as introducing our first Private Real Estate Summit.

As always, the events are curated by the editors Buyouts Magazine, Venture Capital Journal and We'll have over 500 delegates, over 150 limited partners, and over 300 fund managers, bankers, lenders and intermediaries, from across the private markets value chain.

We'll also anticipate hosting our usual 350+ 1:1 bespoke private meetings amongst our delegates in our private meetings ExecConnect program. And that's not to mention one of our nicest features of all...Golfconnect! Please click on one of the three events above, to see detailed information about each, and see which is the right fit for you.

Portfolio Construction Workshop & Luncheon | October 14, 2015 | 1:00PM - 4:00 PM

Following PartnerConnect West, join us for a special workshop, presented by Cambridge Associates, constructing alternative investment portfolios in a fully priced market. Experts will take participants through a series of interactive exercises, fresh case studies and insightful Q&As to explore how to prepare for the next market dislocation. Click here for more details.

John Chiang

California State Treasurer

Scott Brooks

Former Managing Director & Head of Defined Contribution, SEI's Institutional Group
Funder & Co-President, Defined Contribution Real Estate Council

Jeremy Coller

Founder and Chief
Investment Officer,
Coller Capital

Volkert Doeksen

AlpInvest Partners

Naval Ravikant

CEO and Co-founder,

Gunnar Branson

President, National Association of Real Estate Investment Managers

Andrea Auerbach

Managing Director,
Head of Global Private Investment Research, Cambridge Associates

Jonathan Coslet

Chief Investment Officer,
TPG Capital

Piyush Bhardwaj

Managing Partner, CoInvestment Partners




Gold Sponsors

GP Platinum Sponsors



Who's Coming?

Who attends PartnerConnect Events? Virtually every major Financial Sponsor and hundreds of LPs. Here are a sample of firms that are attending PartnerConnect West.

  • Alpha Strategies Investment Consulting Inc.
  • Bank of America Merrill Lynch
  • Morgan Stanley Alternative Investment Partners
  • Culinary Institute of America
  • VSS
  • Wells Fargo Advisors


Who Should Attend
PartnerConnect West?
  • Limited Partners / Investors / Allocators who invest in private
  • Managers in the following categories: Private Equity,
    Venture Capital, Hedge Funds, Mezzanine & Senior Debt,
    Growth Equity, Real Estate, Energy, Infrastructure
  • Deal intermediaries who advise or manage deal flow
    opportunities in private capital
  • Fundraising advisors / intermediaries between GPs and LPs
  • CEOs of venture- or private equity-backed private companies
  • Corporate development executives who provide exit
    opportunities for private capital funds

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Time Buyouts Funds Track Buyouts Deals Track Venture Alpha West
The Private Real
Estate Summit
7:00 am Networking Breakfast
8:00 am Welcome Remarks
8:05 am Keynote Speaker: Volkert Doeksen, Co-Founder, AlpInvest Partners
8:35 am Keynote Speaker: Jonathan Coslet, Chief Investment Officer, TPG
9:05 am Keynote Speaker: To Be Announced
9:35 am AM Networking Break
10:00 am Buyouts Funds Panel 1: Hot Funds: What Types of Funds Are in Vogue With LPs Now

MODERATOR: Jim Snyder, Partner, Hammond Kennedy Whitney

SPEAKERS: Georganne Perkins, Managing Director, Fisher Lynch Capital; Ryan Levitt, Principal, Pomona Capital; Brady Hyde, Portfolio Manager - Private Equity, UPS Group Trust; Jay Park, Managing Director, BlackRock
Buyouts Deals Panel 1: Taking on the High Priced Deal Environment

SPEAKERS: Brent Williams, Managing Director, The Halifax Group; Tony Broglio, Partner, Insignia Capital Group; Chris Masto, Vice Chairman, FFL; Michel Lagarde, Managing Director, JLL Partners
Venture Alpha West Panel 1: The Great Bubble Debate: Panelists Take Sides On The Valley's Biggest Question

SPEAKER: Charles Froland, CEO and CIO, Performance Equity; Greg Brogger, CEO and Founder, Sharespost; Josh Breinlinger, Managing Director, Sigma West
Private Real Estate Summit Keynote Speaker: Gunnar Branson, President, National Association of Real Estate Investment Managers
10:30 am Buyouts Funds Panel 2: LPs Critique a Deal Case Study From a Top GP

SPEAKERS: Steven Costabile, Managing Director, Global Head of Private Funds Group; Don Vollum, Managing Partner, Vista Ridge Capital Partners; Gijs van Thiel, Partner, 747 Capital
Buyouts Deals Panel 2: Leveraged Lending Roundup: Multiples, Trends, New Entrants and More…

MODERATOR: Dayan Rosen, Shareholder, Stradling Yocca Carlson & Rauth, P.C.

SPEAKERS: Ron Kahn, Managing Director, Lincoln International; Scott Turco, Investment Professional, Private Credit Group, Goldman Sachs Asset Management, L.P.; Phil Tseng, Managing Partner, Tennenbaum Capital Partners, LLC
Venture Alpha West Panel 2: Shark Tank: Our LPs Evaluate a Live VC Pitch

SPEAKERS: Karin Geldfeld, Director, Abbot Downing; Brian Bank, Founder, Redwing Advisors; Ben Choi, Managing Director, Legacy Venture
The Private Real Estate Summit Panel 1: Follow the Leader: Strategies of Top LPs Today

SPEAKER: Edgar Alvarado, Group Head - Real Estate Equity, Allstate Investments
11:00 am Buyouts Funds Panel 3: First Time Funds: LPs Discuss How To Nail The First Road Show, and What To Avoid

SPEAKERS: Jed Johnson, Portfolio Manager - Private Markets; Gordon Hargraves, Partner, Private Advisors LLC; Zachary Jackson, Vice President, QIC; Saguna Malhotra, Partner, Adams Street Partners; Phil Ecob, Head of Private Equity, Crow Holdings Capital Partners
Buyouts Deals Panel 3: The Last Hundred Days: Getting Your Companies Ready for Sale

SPEAKERS: C. Jason Payne, Managing Partner, Mainsail Partners; David Solomon, Chief Executive Officer, Lazard; David Martirano, Co-Founder and General Partner, Point Judith Capital; Dave Noonan, National Director - Private Equity Consulting, McGladrey; Ted Beneski, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Partner, Insight Equity
Venture Alpha West Panel 3: Entrepreneur Spotlight: The VC/Founder Dynamic Explored

SPEAKERS: Damien Patton, Founder and CEO, Banjo; Jim Scheinman, Founder and CEO, Maven Ventures
The Private Real Estate Summit Panel 2: Mixed Messages: Maintaining Investment Discipline in a Highly Competitive Market

MODERATOR: Gunnar Branson, President, National Association of Real Estate Investment Managers

SPEAKERS: Jonathan Epstein, Managing Director and Head of West Coast, GreenOak; Ted Koros, Managing Director, BlackRock; Marcus Berry, Prudential Real Estate Investors
11:30 am Plenary Keynote Speaker: Naval Ravikant, CEO & Co-Founder, AngelList The Private Real Estate Summit Panel 3: American Appeal: The Continued Allure of US Real Estate to Foreign Investors

SPEAKER: Matt Cook, Director, Spire Capital
12:00 pm Networking Lunch
1:00 pm Buyouts Funds Panel 4: LPA Wars: 5 Hot-button Terms LPs are Asking For—and Getting

SPEAKERS: Greg Baty, Vice President, Hamilton Lane; Nick Markus, Managing Partner, Wolf Point Asset Management; Claudia Brown, Partner, PPM America Capital Partners
Buyouts Deals Panel 4: Bankers Roundtable: The Five Stats You'd Never Guess About Today's M&A Market

SPEAKERS: Matthew Spain, Managing Director - Mergers & Acquisitions, Diversified Industrials Investment Banking, FBR Capital Markets & Co.; Erika Cramer, Managing Director and Parnter, Silver Lane Advisors; Effram Kaplan, Managing Director, Brown Gibbons Lang & Company
Keynote Speaker: To Be Announced Partnering with Middle Eastern Capital Keynote

SPEAKER: Piyush Bhardwaj, Managing Partner, CoInvestment Partners
1:30 pm Buyouts Funds Panel 5: Deep Dive: How LPs Today are Using Data to Predict Fund Winners

SPEAKERS: Steve Cowan, Founder & Managing Director, 57 Stars; Michael Darby, Partner, Regis Management Company, LLC; Kelvin Liu, Director, Invesco Private Capital; Mina Nazemi, Partner, GCM Grosvenor Private Markets
Buyouts Deals Panel 5: Survival Primer: Setting Yourself Up To Win As An Emerging Manager

SPEAKERS: Ingrid Mazul, Co-Head, ClearPoint Investment Partners; Bill Nordlund, General Partner, Panda Power Funds; Hollie Moore Haynes, Founder and Managing Partner, Luminate Capital Partners; Katherine Dowling, Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer, Luminate Capital Partners
Venture Alpha West Panel 4: Opportunity Funds For The Ultra Late-Stage Rounds: Should LPs Participate?

SPEAKER: Garth Timoll, Top Tier Capital Partners; Matt Curtolo, Manager, Private Equity, Hirtle, Callaghan & Co.; Theresa Sorrentino Hajer, Managing Director, Cambridge Associates; Jarrod Fong, Managing Director, JP Morgan
The Private Real Estate Summit Panel 4: Don't Forget the Debt: Opportunities in Financial Real Estate

MODERATOR: Heinz Blenneman, Principal, Blennemann Family Investments

SPEAKERS: Clark Briner, Founder, Revere Capital; Kevin Miller, CEO and Co-President, Thorofare Capital
2:00 pm Buyouts Funds Panel 6: Co-Investments: LPs Step Up Efforts to Get Their Share of Deals

SPEAKERS: Scott Higbee, Partner, Partners Group (USA); Brett Fisher, Managing Director, Fisher Lynch Capital; Jonathan Wilson, Principal, Siguler Guff & Company; David Koh, Managing Director, DB Private Equity
Buyouts Deals Panel 6: How the Sale of GE Antares Changes Everything In the Debt Markets

SPEAKERS: Scott Cullerton; Robert Collins, Managing Director, Stellus Capital Management; Kunal Soni, Managing Director, The Carlyle Group; Randy Schwimmer, Founder/Publisher, The Lead Left LLC
Venture Alpha West Panel 5: Today's Exit Market: The Impact of High Valuations and How to Achieve Liquidity in the Unicorn Era

SPEAKER: Mona DeFrawi, CEO and Founder, GrowthSTARS Media; Jeff Richards, Managing Partner, GGV
The Private Real Estate Summit Panel 5: No Longer Just Fund of Funds: Opportunities in Co-Investments, Secondaries and Recaps

SPEAKERS: Josh Cleveland, Partner, StepStone Real Estate; Sarah Schwarzschild, Principal, Metropolitan Real Estate
2:30 pm Keynote Panel: Driving PE Returns Through Improved Operations: Myth vs. Reality
SPEAKERS: Ross Koenig, Associate, Research, RCP Advisors; Alex Abell, Principal, Head of Research, RCP Advisors
Venture Alpha West Panel 6: The LP View On Seed Deals

SPEAKER: Malcolm Goepfert, Director of Investments, James Irvine Foundation; Evan Darr, Principal, Invesco Private Capital; Biren Bhandari, Investment Professional, CM Capital
The Private Real Estate Summit Panel 6: Urge to Emerge: The Case for Real Estate Emerging Managers

SPEAKERS: Maria Stamolis, Senior Managing Director & Head of Asset Management, Canyon Capital Realty Advisors; Julie Donegan, Senior Vice President, Franklin Templeton Real Asset Advisors; Larissa Herczeg, Oak Street Real Estate Capital
3:00 pm PM Networking Break
3:30 pm Buyouts Funds Panel 7: Shark Tank: See How Well Your Elevator Pitch Holds Up

SPEAKERS: Brett Hickey, Founder & CEO, Star Mountain Capital, LLC; Ryan Gunther, Principal, HarbourVest Partners, LLC; Sanjay Gupta, Senior Director, Caisse de depot et placement du Quebec
Buyouts Deals Panel 7: The Tech Dealscape: How Will PE Capitalize Without Overpaying?

SPEAKERS: Rick Magnuson, Executive Managing Director, GI Partners; Mike Wilkins, Managing Director, Harris Williams & Co.; Bob Morse, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Strattam Capital
Venture Alpha West Panel 7: Up-and-Coming VCs and Generational Shifts

SPEAKERS: Nikhil Trivedi, Principal, Shasta Ventures; Indranil Guha, Partner, Bain Capital Ventures; Eric Liaw, General Partner, Institutional Venture Partners; Suraj Rajwani, Managing Partner, DoubleRock
The Growing (but Virtually Untapped) DC Opportunity

SPEAKER: Scott Brooks, Former Managing Director & Head of Defined Contribution, SEI's Institutional Group, Founder & Co-President, Defined Contribution Real Estate Council
4:00 pm Buyouts Funds Panel 8: Yield of Dreams: The Opportunity in Private Debt Today For LPs

SPEAKERS: Kenneth Binick, Managing Director, Portfolio Advisors; Mike Krems, Managing Director, TorreyCove; Anita Ng, Managing Director, Cambridge Associates; Pete Keliuotis, Senior Managing Director, Cliffwater LLC
Buyouts Deals Panel 8: Creating a Winning Culture: How the Best PE Firms Operate

SPEAKERS: Anthony Choe, Partner, Brentwood Associates; Jonas Nilsson, Partner, Head of the Americas, Cinven; Jeffrey Lipsitz, Managing Partner, The Cortec Group; Mark Burgett, Managing Director, WindPoint Partners
Venture Alpha West Panel 8: Analysis and Access: How LPs Can Ensure Maximum Exposure To The Brightest VCs

SPEAKERS: Chris Douvos, Managing Director, Venture Investment Associates; Rebecca Connolly, Partner, Fairview Capital; Matt Diestel, Vice President, QIC Global Private Equity; Ken Wallace, Managing Director, Industry Ventures
The Private Real Estate Summit Panel 7: To Have or Have Not: Practical Considerations When Investing or Reinvesting with a Fund Manager

SPEAKERS: Christopher Rice-Shepherd, Managing Director, Cliffwater; Faye Beverett, Principal, Bard Consulting; Avery Robinson, Vice President, Callan Associates
4:30 pm Buyouts Funds Panel: LP Due Diligence Best Practices: Identifying "Red Flags" in the Evaluation of a GP's Team

MODERATOR: Alex Abell, Principal, Head of Research, RCP Advisors

SPEAKER: Heinz Blenneman, Principal, Blennemann Family Investments; Sarah Kim, Manager, Private Equity and Venture Capital, Stanford Management Company
Buyouts Deal Panel: Off the Beaten Path Private Debt Opportunities;

SPEAKERS: Richard Ginn, Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer, Costella Kirsch; Brian Roth, Portfolio Manager, EJF Capital; Chris Heller, Partner, Cordillera Investment Partners
Venture Alpha West Closing Panel: Building Diversity: What Efforts are Underway in the GP and LP Communities

SPEAKERS: Kate Mitchell, Co-Founder and Partner, Scale Venture Partners; Mishone Donelson, Principal, Fairview Capital Partners; Sylvia Flores, Co-Founder, Manos Accelerator
The Private Real Estate Summit Panel 8: Beyond the Core Four: Niche Investment Strategies Worth Considering

MODERATOR: Heinz Blenneman, Principal, Blennemann Family Investments

SPEAKERS: Chris Merrill, President and CEO, Harrison Street Real Estate Capital; Stephen Hohenrieder, Partner, Farmland
5:00 pm Buyouts Funds Panel: To Be Announced Buyouts Deal Panel: To Be Announced Keynote Speaker: To Be Announced The Private Real Estate Summit Panel 9: Avoiding Future-Shock: Building a Real Estate Portfolio for the Next Decade

SPEAKER: Robert Flanagan, Vice President, Hamilton Lane
5:30 pm Networking Reception

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Time Buyouts Funds Track Buyouts Deals Track
Venture Alpha West
7:30 am Networking Breakfast
8:00 am Welcome Remarks
8:05 am Opening Keynote Speaker: Rich Lawson, Managing Partner, Co-Founder & CEO, HGGC
8:30 am Keynote 7: Keith Rabois, Investment Partner, Khosla Ventures
9:00 am Keynote 8: Lifetime Achievement Award Presentation: Jeremy Coller, Founder and CIO, Coller Capital
9:05 am Keynote 9: John Chiang, California State Treasurer
9:35 am AM Networking Break
10:00 am Buyouts Funds Panel 9: Small Market Gems: The Allure and Risk of Smaller Funds

MODERATOR: Ralph Money, Managing Director, Commonfund

SPEAKERS: Scott Reed, Partner, FLAG Capital Management; Steve Hartt, Senior Vice President, Meketa Investment Group; Neal Graziano, Director of Investments, WK Kellogg Foundation; Chris Pettia, Portfolio Advisor, DuPont Capital Management; Frank Young, Managing Director, Sverica International
Buyouts Deals Panel 9: Seven Steps to Take to Prepare for Your Next SEC Exam

SPEAKERS: Scott Gluck, Counsel, Venable LLP; Drew Weilbachera, Securities Compliance Examiner, The Securities and Exchange Commission; Scott Gluck, Counsel, Venable LLP
Venture Alpha West Panel 9: LP Perspective: Five Reasons The Best Venture Returns Are Yet To Come - And Five Reasons It Might Be Too Late

SPEAKERS: Allen Latta, President and CEO, Campton Group; Trey Hart, Vice President, Northern Trust
10:30 am Buyouts Funds Panel 10: The Three Secondary Market Trends You Need to Know About

MODERATOR: Olaf Neubert, Managing Partner, Top Capital Advisors

SPEAKERS: Jonathan Costello, Portfolio Manager, Morgan Stanley Alternative Investment Partners; Chris Perriello, Management Director, AlpInvest Partners, Inc.; Roman Khlupin, CIO, Strenta Investment Management
Buyouts Deals Panel 10: Advanced Deal Sourcing—Where to Find Your Next Deal

SPEAKERS: Matt Salsbury, Vice President, Head of Business Development, BBH Capital Partners; Jeremy Holland, Principal, Origination, The Riverside Company; Jeff Drazan, Managing Partner, Bertram Capital; Ryan Craig, Partner, Bertram Capital
Venture Alpha West Panel 10: VC Visions on Cyber Security: What Trends are Investors Seeing on the Horizon?

SPEAKERS: Bob Ackerman, Founder and Managing Director, Allegis Capital; Mahendra Ramsinghani, Consultant; Asheem Chanda, Partner, Greylock Partners; Dharmesh Thakker, General Partner, Battery Ventures
11:00 am Buyouts Funds Panel 11: Leading LP Advisors Discuss Where They're Placing Bets

SPEAKER: Chris Yang, Managing Partner, Grove Street Advisors; Maureen Downey, Principal, Pantheon; J. Sitra Dior, Executive Managing Editor, Medici Firma; Ethan Vogelhut, Vice President, Adveq
Buyouts Deals Panel 11: Cybersecurity: Why Your Firms Is Way Behind and How to Catch Up

MODERATOR: Lloyd Miller, West Region Chief Growth Officer, McGladrey

SPEAKERS: Eric Feldman, CIO, The Riverside Company; Art Peponis, Head of Private Equity and Special Situations, Angel, Gordon
Venture Alpha West Panel 11: The MicroVC Trend: Will Specialists and Vertical MicroVCs Outperform The Market?

MODERATOR: Jim Scheinman, Founder and CEO, Maven Ventures

SPEAKERS: Lior Susan, GP and Founder, Formation 8; Mark Gorenberg, Managing Director, Zetta Venture Partners
11:30 am Buyouts Funds Panel 12: Behind the Curtain: What LPs are Thinking About Your Fundraise….But Will Never Say

SPEAKERS: Anselm Adams, Director - Private Equity Senior Portfolio Manager, PECA Limited; Aarish Patell, Research Consultant, Private Markets, NEPC, LLC; Whit Matthews, Investment Director, SL Capital; Michael Elio, Managing Director, StepStone Global
Buyouts Deals Panel 12: My Best/Worst Deal: Top Dealmakers Discuss One Big Win, One Battle Scar, and What They Learned From Both

MODERATOR: David Smith, Shareholder, Stradling Yocca Carlson & Rauth, P.C.

SPEAKERS: Gregory Segall, Chairman and CEO, Versa Capital Management, LLC; Jim Mahoney, Partner, Huron Capital Partners LLC; Michael LaSalle, Partner, Shamrock Capital Advisors; Christopher Russell, Managing Director, VSS
Venture Alpha Closing Panel: How Today's Top VCs Will Find Tomorrow's Unicorns - Before Anyone Else Does

SPEAKER: John Frankel, Partner, ff Venture Capital
12:00 pm Keynote Speaker: Keith Rabois, Investment Partner, Khosla Ventures
12:30 pm Closing Keynote Speaker: Andrea Auerbach, Managing Director, Head of Global Private Invesment Research, Cambridge Associates


ExecConnect Private Meeting Program

The ExecConnect Private Meeting Program actively arranges one-on-one meetings between lenders, bankers, LPs and GPs so you'll have time to meet who you need to meet in a private setting. The 20-minute meetings are pre-scheduled by conference directors ensuring you meet with executives who best match your fundraising and investment goals.

Click here for information.


Who's Coming?

Firms in bold font represent LPs.

  • 57 Stars
  • 747 Capital
  • Adveq
  • Adveq Mgmt
  • Allegis Capital
  • Allstate Investments
  • AlpInvest Partners
  • Angelo, Gordon & Co
  • Apax Partners
  • Bain Capital Ventures
  • Baker Street Advisors
  • Banjo
  • Bard Consulting
  • BBH Capital Partners
  • Bertram Capital
  • BlackRock
  • Blennemann Family Investments
  • Brentwood Associates
  • Bridge Investment Group Partners
  • C.M. Capital Advisors
  • Caisse de depot et placement du Quebec
  • Cambridge Associates
  • Campton Group
  • Canyon Capital Realty Advisors
  • Century Park Capital Partners
  • Cerberus California
  • Cinven
  • ClearPoint Investment Partners
  • Cliffwater
  • CoInvestment Partners
  • Coller Capital
  • Commonfund
  • Courtland Partners
  • Crow Holdings Capital
  • DB Private Equity
  • DuPont Capital
  • Evolution Capital Partners
  • Fairview Capital
  • ff Venture Capital
  • Fisher Lynch Capital
  • FLAG Capital Mgmt
  • Franklin Templeton Real Asset Advisors
  • Freeman Spogli & Co.
  • GCM Grosvenor Private Markets
  • GI Partners
  • GreenOak
  • Grove Street Advisors
  • GrowthSTARS Media
  • Hamilton Lane
  • Hammond, Kennedy, Whitney & Company, Inc
  • HarbourVest Partners
  • Harrison Street Real Estate
  • Haystack Hedges Capital
  • HGGC
  • Hirtle, Callaghan & Co.
  • Huron Capital Partners
  • Industry Ventures
  • Insight Equity
  • Insignia Capital
  • Institutional Venture Partners
  • Invesco Private Capital
  • J.P. Morgan Asset Mgmt
  • James Irvine Foundation
  • Landmark Partners
  • LaSalle Capital
  • Lovell Minnick Partners
  • Luminate Capital Partners
  • Mainsail Partners
  • McGladrey
  • Medici Firma
  • Meketa Investment Group
  • Metropolitan Real Estate
  • Morgan Stanley Alternative Investment Partners
  • Nakash Holdings
  • NEPC
  • New Mountain Capital
  • NextPoint SFO
  • Northern Trust
  • Oak Street Real Estate Capital
  • Panda Power Funds
  • Pantheon Ventures
  • PECA Limited
  • Performance Equity Mgmt
  • PineBridge Investments
  • Point Judith Capital
  • Pomona Capital
  • Portfolio Advisors
  • Private Advisors
  • Prudential Real Estate Investors
  • QIC Global Private Equity
  • RCP Advisors
  • Regis Mgmt Company
  • Revere Capital
  • Sapphire Ventures
  • Scale Venture Partners
  • Shamrock Capital Advisors
  • Sharespost
  • Shasta Ventures Shore Capital Partners
  • Sigma West
  • Siguler Guff & Company
  • Silicon Valley Bank
  • SL Capital Partners
  • Sobrato Capital
  • Star Mountain Capital
  • StepStone Group
  • Stradling
  • Strattam Capital
  • The Cortec Group
  • The Halifax Group
  • The Riverside Company
  • Thrivent Financial
  • Top Tier Capital Parners
  • TorreyCove Capital Partners
  • Towers Watson
  • TPG
  • TrueBridge Capital Partners
  • University of California Regents
  • University System of Maryland Foundation
  • UPS Group Trust
  • Venture Investment Associates
  • Vista Ridge Capital Partners
  • VSS
  • WindPoint Partners
  • Wolf Point Asset Mgmt

And Many More….



Hotel Information

PartnerConnect West 2015, is being held at:

The Ritz Carlton Half Moon Bay
1 Miramontes Point Rd, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019

We've reserved a limited number of rooms at the Ritz Carlton Half Moon Bay for special PartnerConnect Discounted Rate of $385 plus tax. Please note that the cut off date for PartnerConnect discounted room reservations is September 11, 2015. Space is limited and is selling out fast!

For reservations, please call the hotel directly at 1-800-542-8680 to reserve your room or book your reservation online at and use the group code "hjkhjka". (Please note that the code must have all lower-case letters.)

Note: Tell the reservation agent that you are attending "PartnerConnect" to ensure you receive the special discounted rate of $385.

Hotel Deposit & Cancellation Policy

The Ritz Carlton Half Moon Bay requires a first nights deposit of suite and applicable tax charges, to guarantee accommodations. Note: Room cancellations must be made at least 7 days prior to the scheduled arrival date. Hotel check in time is 3:00 pm.