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Silicon Valley

An area in California, centering on San Francisco and San Jose, known for the large number of computer and internet companies. Silicon Valley became important during the dot-com bubble in the 1990s. It remains important both in investing and for the technical expertise of its companies and employees. Prominent companies such as Google and Intel are headquartered in Silicon Valley.
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The Silicon Prairie News Awards are held to honor entrepreneurial companies and individuals in the Midwest for their products, leadership and contributions to the community.
The acquisition also extends CEL's footprint to include operations within Silicon Valley, the Silicon Prairie, and now the Silicon Flatirons.
Big Kansas City is not only an amazing celebration of the city, but it brings together entrepreneurs and doers across the region and the nation," said Regan Carrizales, CEO, Silicon Prairie News.
The Silicon Prairie News Awards are held to honor both companies and individuals in the Silicon Prairie for their products, leadership and contributions to the community.
Savvion joins sponsor Hewlett Packard Company, along with fellow contributing sponsors Atomic Public Relations, Alloy Ventures, Cooley Godward LLP, Day Darmet Catering, Infinity Capital, Michael Dreyfus Properties, Monitor Ventures, O'Melveny & Myers LLP, Silicon Prairie Partners, Silicon Valley Bank, Synopsys, Inc.
Atomic joins principal sponsor Hewlett Packard, along with fellow contributing sponsors Alloy Ventures, Cooley Godward LLC, Day Darmet Catering, Infinity Capital, Michael Dreyfus Properties, Monitor Ventures, O'Melveny & Myers LLP, Savvion, Silicon Prairie Partners, Silicon Valley Bank, Synopsys, and Wilson Sonsini Goodrich and Rosati Foundation.
Puccetti added the new website is a testament to Kansas City's robust business ecosystem, often referred to as the Silicon Prairie.
SSA Global is honored to be recognized by the Chicago Software Association and we thank the organization for providing an environment for technology companies to flourish and succeed in the Silicon Prairie," said Mike Greenough, president, chairman and CEO of SSA Global.
The University of Texas at Dallas is located in Richardson, Texas, in the heart of the Silicon Prairie, home to more than 600 telecommunications and advanced technology firms, and is a nationally recognized top-tier university sculpted within a model of focused excellence.