People: Heritage Commerce Corp (HTBK.OQ)
Ms. Laura Roden is an Independent Director of the Company, since July 28, 2011. She is the founder and managing director of Capital Formation Consultants LLC, an advisor to alternative asset funds including venture capital, private equity, hedge and debt funds. Prior to founding Capital Formation Consultants LLC, Ms. Roden was the managing director for The Angels' Forum (Palo Alto, CA), an early stage angel and venture capital investing group for high net worth individuals. For most of Ms. Roden's prior career she was engaged as chief financial officer at both established and emerging corporations, including most notably Chronicle Broadcasting Company (San Francisco, CA) and PowerTV, Inc (acquired by Cisco Corporation, San Jose, CA). Ms. Roden has expertise in general management, finance, fundraising and marketing. Ms. Roden has taught courses on finance at San Jose State University, and is a frequent speaker for angel investment and venture capital groups and associations. Ms. Roden has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Harvard College and Masters in Business Administration degree from Harvard Business School. Ms. Roden has extensive management experience in a full range of business operations, strategic planning, marketing strategies and capital formation for entrepreneurial companies in the technology industry. In addition, with her prior experience as a chief financial officer, she is particularly suited to chair the Board's Strategic Initiatives Committee, serve as a member of the Audit Committee and the Finance and Investment Committee.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||--|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||21,003|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||55,333|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||76,336|