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Tasktop’s Neelan Choksi To Share Success Factors During MIT Blackjack Reunion Panel At Xsite 2013

June 17, 2013

Choksi, an accomplished entrepreneur, along with other former MIT Blackjack Team members, will share how lessons learned on the casino floor developed the foundation for their business success

BOSTON, June 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –

    Who:                                                                            Neelan Choksi

    President and COO



    Choksi is president and COO of Tasktop Technologies, the leader in Software
     Lifecycle Integration (SLI) and developer productivity solutions. At Tasktop
     he oversees daily operations and manages sales, business development and

    What:                                                                           MIT Blackjack Reunion Panel

    Choksi has made a name for himself in the technology industry by accelerating
     growth and building great software companies. Little did he know that the
     skills and understanding of human nature that he acquired as a part of the
     infamous MIT Blackjack Team would be applicable to management, competition and
     bootstrapping - and ultimately be instrumental in the success of his career.
     During this panel, Choksi will join former MIT blackjack team members Semyon
     Dukach, angel investor; Jon Hirschtick, founder of SolidWorks; and Bill
     Kaplan, CEO of FreshAddress, to discuss how they applied lessons from their
     blackjack-playing days to influence the way they work and play.

    Where:                                                                          Babson College

    231 Forest St.

    Wellesley, MA 02480


    When:                                                                           June 19, 2013 at 3:10 p.m. Eastern

    Share:                                                                           #Tasktop president Neelan Choksi @neelan to share #entrepreneurial lessons from #MIT
                                                                                     #blackjack days at #xsite13

    Info:                                                                           Xsite is the Xconomy summit on innovation, technology and entrepreneurship.

    For more information on about the event, please follow this link: (http://

    For more information on Tasktop Technologies, or to arrange an interview with
     Choksi please contact Christie Denniston, APR:

    Office: 303-581-7760

    Cell: 303-827-5164



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