Your Next Start-Up May Be Down Under
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Feb. 27, 2012) — David Llewellyn, president and founder of Wyvern International, Lt., will join the Venture Connectors at a luncheon on Wednesday, March 7, at 11:30 a.m. in the Muhammad Ali Center, 6th floor.
In 1985 Llewellyn built the televising of one marquee race, the Melbourne Cup, in Australia into a seven-day-a-week, 52-week-a-year enterprise that sends more racing signals into more countries than any other firm in the world. Currently it televises in 31 countries in Europe and the Americas. Wyvern International, Ltd. has been a in leader in the use of advance deposit wagering (ADW). In fact, 60 percent of all North American waging on Australian racing is currently through ADW.
RSVP*, register and pay in advance by visiting www.alicenter.org/Pages/default.aspx. Online registration will close at 9 p.m. on Monday, March 6, and late registrants who are not members will be charged an additional $5 fee.
*If for any reason you cannot attend after you RSVP, please contact Susie to cancel. Please note that you must cancel your reservation if you decide not to attend, or you will still be invoiced for luncheon fee.
Additionally, we are excited that we have moved to a new venue this year. The Muhammad Ali Center will provide ample space for our growing membership. Located near the intersection of 6th and Main at 144 N. Sixth Street, Louisville, Kentucky 40202, The Muhammad Ali Center offers the following ammenities:
- City parking garages on either side of Sixth Street
A view of the river and an outdoor balcony from which to admire it
Free access to the Muhammad Ali Center exhibits for Venture Connectors luncheon attendees, either before or after our meeting!