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69 Percent Would Vote for Santa Clara County Transportation Measure to Relieve Traffic

Contact: Nancy Sanchez nsanchez@svlg.org 408-501-7879 Silicon Valley Leadership Group Poll: 69 Percent Would Vote for Santa Clara County Transportation Measure to Relieve Traffic San Jose, CA – May 18, 2016 – A Silicon Valley Leadership Group-led poll found that 69 percent of likely voters in Santa Clara County would support a potential transportation measure that the .. read more

On May 18th, 2016, posted in: Press Releases by , , , ,

Silicon Valley Leadership Group Poll: Santa Clara County Voters on Presidential Candidates

In an election for President, who would you most likely support, ___(a)___ or ___(b)___? 1. Hillary Clinton. …. 43%         30% … Bernie Sanders 2. Hillary Clinton. …. 64%        20% … Donald Trump About the Silicon Valley Leadership Group Annual Poll The Silicon Valley Leadership Group conducts an annual .. read more

On May 17th, 2016, posted in: Press Releases by

Silicon Valley Leadership Group Poll: San Jose Voters Strongly Favor Measure B to Help Fund Essential City Services

Silicon Valley Leadership Group Poll: San Jose Voters Strongly Favor Measure B to Help Fund Essential City Services San Jose, CA – May 17, 2016 – A new Silicon Valley Leadership Group poll reveals that 64 percent of San Jose voters would support Measure B in the June 7 election, versus 30 percent who would oppose .. read more

On May 17th, 2016, posted in: Press Releases by

The Leader May 2016

Click here to read The Leader May 2016 Changing the Tide: The Importance of Sustaining Bay Area Wetlands By Lauren Boyd, Water Resources Associate, Silicon Valley Leadership Group Foundation Alongside access to skilled labor and entrepreneurial mindset, Silicon Valley Leadership Group member company CEOs consistently recognize climate and the natural environment as a key Silicon .. read more

The Leader – April 2016

Click here to read The Leader April 2016 Promoting a Pipeline of Women in STEM By Kristina Peralta, Director of Education and Workforce Innovation has long been the driving force behind Silicon Valley’s economic success. Silicon Valley’s innovative spirit has not only revolutionized technology, but how the world operates: From how we communicate to how .. read more

On April 7th, 2016, posted in: The Leader by , , ,

San Jose City Council Candidate Questionnaire

Silicon Valley Leadership Group – San José City Council Candidate Questionnaire The purpose of the candidate questionnaire is to provide an open and transparent view of where local candidates for office in Silicon Valley stand on key issues that impact our local economy and quality of life. Many candidate questionnaires remain confidential. This is intentionally .. read more

On March 30th, 2016, posted in: Press Releases by ,

The Leader – March 2016

Click here to read The Leader March 2016 Parks Inspire: Renew the Park Charter Fund By Amanda Montez, Housing and Community Development Senior Director Santa Clara County has protected a portion of general fund dollars for parks and recreation through the Parks Charter Fund since 1972, ensuring the resources to acquire and maintain open space .. read more

New study shows that while Silicon Valley continues to create jobs, the foundations of prosperity are under continued strain

Contact: Nancy Sánchez / nsanchez@svlg.org / 408.501.7879 Sue McAllister / SJMcAllister@siliconvalleycf.org / 650.450.5513 SVCIP.com San Jose, CA – March 2, 2016 – The landmark Silicon Valley Competitiveness and Innovation Project, which reviews data for 22 innovation-economy indicators locally and in technology regions across the country, shows that while Silicon Valley continues to create jobs, the .. read more

The Leader – February 2016

Click here to read The Leader February 2016 San Jose’s Gross Receipts Tax Will Harm The Innovation Economy By Peter Leröe-Muñoz, Vice President of Technology & Innovation Policy As part of a strong regional economy, San José continues to compete with neighboring cities to retain innovation economy employers, small businesses and to attract new businesses. .. read more

On February 4th, 2016, posted in: The Leader by

The Leader – January 2016

Click here to read The Leader January 2016 Silicon Valley Leadership Group’s Top Priorities for 2016 At the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, the goal of our nearly 400 member companies and professional staff is simple – let’s make a positive, proactive difference in our communities, our companies and in the lives of our employees. Each .. read more

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