Silicon Valley


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a region in California to the south of San Francisco that is noted for its concentration of high-technology industries

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Today, TiE events are a parade of the Who's Who among CEOs and VCs of Silicon Valley, from founding Sun Microsystems CEO and Kleiner Perkins venture partner Vinod Khosla to former McKinsey CEO Rajat Gupta to former Hotmail founder Sabeer Bhatia, who sold his company to Microsoft in 1998 for $400 million.
Fairchild Semiconductor was the cornerstone company in the development of Silicon Valley and for years served as an incubator for talented engineers and managers who eventually left to start their own companies, such as Applied Materials, Signetics, and LSI Logic.
The mythology of Silicon Valley so far has been a man's story.
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