Patil, who was TiE's first president, founded semiconductor maker Cirrus Logic as Patil Systems in 1981 and is considered a Silicon Valley
icon for revolutionizing the way computer chips are made.
Others have called Shockley the "Moses" of Silicon Valley
in that he led others to the Promised Land but couldn't enter himself.
While there are no hard statistics on the number of women leaving companies to join start-ups in Silicon Valley
, the growing role of businesswomen is evident in a variety of ways.
Over the years, the Sobrato family philanthropy has benefited other Silicon Valley
institutions that include the National Hispanic University, Bellarmine College Preparatory, Valley Medical Center Foundation, and Catholic Charities.
The Silicon Valley
Leadership Group, founded in 1978 by David Packard of Hewlett-Packard, represents more than 200 of Silicon Valley
's most respected employers on issues, programs and campaigns that affect the economic health and quality of life in Silicon Valley
, including energy, transportation, education, housing, health care, tax policies, economic vitality and the environment.
A goal of the Summit is the generation of an action agendaCoa series of next steps from a broader policy perspective and from different sector perspectives (economic, political, social) to drive the more coordinated actions of Silicon Valley
as a whole," says Pedro Hernandez-Ramos, associate director of SCU's Center for Science, Technology, and Society, and one of the organizers of the event.
An advisory panel with representatives from the telephone industry, Silicon Valley
technology companies, and community organizations has overseen plans for the project.
Buyers of The Fairchild Chronicles weren't just interested in the history of Silicon Valley
, they were passionate about it.
This production is part of the Stanford and Silicon Valley
Archives Project, which since 1983 has preserved historical documents about Silicon Valley
as a center of technology and entrepreneurship.
We are pleased to begin this relationship with Healthaxis and support their growth with this new line of credit," said Robert Sureck, senior relationship manager, SVB Silicon Valley
For more than a decade, we've been dedicated to helping leading San Diego life science and technology companies, like Axesstel, with financing that will help them build value for their shareholders," said Susan Worsham, San Diego deal team leader, SVB Silicon Valley
NASDAQ: TWAV), a worldwide leader in the development, manufacture and sale of process control metrology systems used in the manufacture of semiconductors, today announced the Company has extended by one year its existing $15 million line of credit from SVB Silicon Valley
Bank, the primary commercial banking subsidiary of SVB Financial Group.