Masterplans Sample Business Plan: Kirby/Lee Solutions
CONFIDENTIAL – Do Not Distribute Without Permission 30 MANAGEMENT SUMMARY Jane Kirby, Owner and Chief Executive Officer Jane Kirby founded the global e-commerce company Net Bag in her garage in 2007. After working tirelessly to hone her skills as an applications developer, administrator, and systemarchitect, Ms. Kirby slowly expanded her staff and the reach of her staff until Net Bag qualified as one of the world’s 20 largest e-commerce platforms and was purchased by a well-known online retailer based in Seattle. Prior to founding Net Bag, Ms. Kirby worked for several tech businesses and studied Information Technology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. She also holds a Master of Business and Administration degree with a concentration in Finance and Entrepreneurship from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. Stacy Lee, Co-Owner and Chief Technology Officer Stacy Lee also built a company from scratch, but she did it in the streets, co-founding the all-female IT skills training academy GetSaaSy, LLC and the non-profit Girl, Develop IT!, which began as a free afterschool course for girls from disadvantaged neighborhoods and now consists of a host of year-round programs in cities around the country. Ms. Berkeley is a dedicated Tech Guru and active feminist and brings these values, along with the valuable connections they create, to Kirby/Lee Solutions. Ms. Lee also holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Social Work fromUCLA and a Master of Business and Administration from the Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California.