FORA.tv Speaker - Joan Barnes

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Biography

Joan Barnes has built two consumer companies from the ground up. Barnes founded and served as CEO of Gymboree, an international network of franchised play programs and company-owned retail stores.

The company had one of the most successful IPOs of its kind in 1993 and one of the first consumer companies to receive venture capital funding.

2 Programs

Building a Big Ass Company: From Stretch to IPO

10.23.10 | 00:33:50 min | 0 comments

Joan Barnes: How to Compete With the Big Boys

09.24.10 | 00:29:14 min | 0 comments