RocGrowth Candids 2015-12-02 • Christine Whitman • CEO of Complemar Partners, Inc.
Christine Whitman, a prominent high tech entrepreneur and philanthropist, shared her personal story about CVC, Inc., her first entrepreneurial success. As owner and CEO, she grew revenues tenfold, took the company public, and then sold it to a larger public company. Prior to the IPO, CVC was named Rochester’s Top 100 Fastest Growing Private Company in 1997 and 1998.
Among Whitman’s numerous community activities, she is the Chairperson elect of RIT’s Board of Trustees and serves on the NYS Finger Lakes Regional Economic Development Council. She co-founded Greater Rochester Enterprise and the Rochester Angel Network. She is an active angel investor and presently serves on numerous company boards, as well as CEO of Complemar Partners, Inc.