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Silicon Valley Leadership Group

ORGANIZATION

"In the summer of 1977, David Packard asked a number of his fellow CEOs to join him in creating a proactive voice for Silicon Valley businesses. The result was the formation of the Silicon Valley Manufacturing Group (SVMG), which has successfully tackled some of the toughest challenges facing high-tech employers and their employees. [...] In March 2005, SVMG changed its name to Silicon Valley Leadership Group (SVLG) to better reflect the work of the organization. As of December 2005, SVLG represents more than 200 of the Silicon Valley's most respected employers. SVLG members collectively provide nearly 250,000 local jobs, or one of every four private sector jobs in Silicon Valley."

Location:
San Jose, CA

Founding Date:
1977

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
H. Raymond Bingham
Business
c. 1947   CEO of Cadence Design Systems, 1999-2004
William T. Coleman III
Business
c. 1948   CEO of BEA Systems, 1995-2001
Aart J. de Geus
Business
c. 1954   CEO of Synopsys
David Packard
Business
7-Sep-1912 26-Mar-1996 Co-Founder of Hewlett Packard
Tony Ridder
Business
c. 1940   CEO of Knight Ridder, 1995-2006
Michael R. Splinter
Business
c. 1950   CEO of Applied Materials


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