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2014-05-20 08:33:14

Summit produced by Mary Furlong and Associates returns To Santa Clara University on June 25th/Business Plan Deadline June 2nd SANTA CLARA, Calif., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mary Furlong and Associates will host the Silicon Valley Boomer Venture Summit, and Business Plan Competition, on June 25th at Santa Clara University. The Summit draws a global influencer base to address the ongoing needs facing the Boomer consumer, and to pair investors with entrepreneurs who can bring...

2014-05-15 08:42:42

New innovation platform aims to drive the growth of next generation products and services in the digital domain PALO ALTO, Calif., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- H2 (h2.co), the premier global leadership network for the digital industry, announced today the launch of Insights (h2.co/insights), a new platform for startups and corporates to access domain expertise and market intelligence across top technology markets and entrepreneurial centers. The industry level initiative will...

2014-05-14 16:23:42

FAIRFIELD, Calif., May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Fairfield Suisun Sewer District has won the prestigious 2013 California Water Environment Association's (CWEA) award for the state's best collection system of its size (0-249 miles). The District was selected by a committee of the 2012 CWEA collection system award winners. The CWEA awards program honors exceptional wastewater agencies in areas that include compliance, maintenance, operating procedures, and training programs. "This award...

2014-05-10 23:03:25

Tenth Annual Event Honors the Valley’s Best and Brightest Mountain View, CA (PRWEB) May 10, 2014 SanDisk Corporation, a global leader in flash storage solutions, and Rocket Fuel, a leading provider of artificial intelligence (AI) advertising solutions for digital marketers, received 2014 GROW! Awards from ACG Silicon Valley at a sold-out ceremony held at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California on May 6, 2014. The GROW! Awards honor two of the fastest-growing Silicon...

2014-05-01 23:09:01

Remedy Interactive Inc., a leading provider of safety software solutions, has been named among the "Best Places to Work in the Bay Area" for 2014 by the San Francisco Business Times and Silicon Valley Business Journal. Sausalito, CA (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 Remedy Interactive Inc., a leading provider of safety software solutions that empower organizations to prevent workplace injuries and reduce injury-related costs, today announced that it was named among the “Best Places to Work...

2014-05-01 23:03:32

Vandergriff recognized for her positive impact on Silicon Valley’s technology community & business leadership San Mateo, CA (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 Today, Jody Vandergriff, CEO of WebDAM, was recognized as a 2014 Woman of Influence by the Silicon Valley Business Journal. Amongst Silicon Valley’s best, she will receive the distinguished award at the Women of Influence Awards Gala in San Jose, CA. Each year, the Business Journal profiles successful leaders in the business community and...

2014-05-01 08:44:57

SANTA CLARA, Calif., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Palo Alto Networks, Inc. (NYSE: PANW) today announced that it will release its financial results for its third quarter of fiscal year 2014 ended April 30, 2014 after U.S. markets close on Wednesday, May 28, 2014. Palo Alto Networks will host a conference call that day at 1:30 p.m. Pacific time (4:30 p.m. Eastern time) to discuss the results. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130508/SF04701LOGO Interested parties may access the...

2014-04-30 23:17:25

CTA member Brady Michel wins the latest California Casualty School Lounge Makeover contest for Gilbert High School in Anaheim, CA. Twice a year, deserving educators are picked at random to have a lounge at their school transformed into a more inviting, functional space where staff can take a break, recharge and interact with colleagues. San Mateo, CA (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 The staff lounge at Gilbert High School in Anaheim, California will soon be transformed by a $7,500 School Lounge...

2014-04-29 23:10:30

Longest Upward Trend in VC Confidence since Q3 2007 San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 Silicon Valley Venture Capitalist Confidence Index® for the first quarter of 2014, based on a March 2014 survey of 31 San Francisco Bay Area venture capitalists, registered 4.03 on a 5 point scale (with 5 indicating high confidence and 1 indicating low confidence). This quarter’s index measurement increased from the previous quarter’s confidence reading of 3.94. The Q1 confidence reading...

2014-04-28 08:36:42

SAN JOSE, Calif., April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today SEIU United Service Workers West is launching an interactive online game, Dream Crusher, in which players face the challenge of making ends meet on a security officer's income of roughly $22,605 a year--well below the $77,261 that is needed for a family with two parents and two children in Silicon Valley. The creators of the game intend to transport techies away from their plush offices and into the Bay Area communities that...


Word of the Day
call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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