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SAS' Goodnight, Motricity's Wuerch To Address Southeast Venture Conference

Posted October 19, 2006 7:22 a.m. EDT

— Jim Goodnight, chief executive officer of SAS, and Ryan Wuerch, CEO of Motricity, will be among the guest speakers at the

Southeast Venture Conference

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The event is set for Jan. 31 and Feb. 1 at The Umstead Hotel and Spa in Cary.

Goodnight co-founded SAS, one of the world’s largest privately held software firms, 30 years ago. Goodnight will open the conference.

Wuerch has helped Motricity raise more than $150 million in venture capital.

The venture conference will include presentations from technology companies across the southeast.