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Longtime landlord busts the myth that Sand Hill Road has lost its luster

For the past five or six years, Gary Wimmer has been informed numerous times that Sand Hill Road is history. Irrelevant. Past its prime. Out to pasture.  Wimmer, who runs the Ford Land Co., the original developer and a major landlord on Sand Hill R.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 12th, 2017

Menlo Park council throws Stanford"s Sand Hill Road office project into limbo

The City Council originally approved the two-story project in October but has brought it back for reconsideration, saying they were blindsided by another Stanford University project nearby......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 15th, 2017

Not venturing far from home: Why VCs won"t leave Sand Hill Road

Given 21st century communications, there’s no compelling reason why VC firms continue to cluster on Sand Hill Road — except that they do. The buildings lining this street remain some of the most expensive and sought-after office space in the country......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 12th, 2017

The most successful people I know all ask the same 4-word question

Kris Krüg/FlickrCalifornia has its share of famous streets: Sunset Strip, Rodeo Drive, Hollywood Boulevard. But for entrepreneurs, the most famous is Sand Hill Road. Lining this stretch of asphalt ou.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 26th, 2017

Utah Startup Raising Large New Funding Round

The company has been making the rounds on Sand Hill Road. This article first appeared in Term Sheet, Fortune’s newsletter on M&A, venture capital and private equity. Sign up here.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 10th, 2017

Berkeley-based tech incubator Cyclotron Road aids companies focused on energy innovation

If you’re pitching a new software startup, you go to Sand Hill Road. If you’re pitching a hard science startup in a field like energy or manufacturing, though, Ilan Gur suggests that you make your way to Cyclotron Road. “There’s just someth.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 2nd, 2017

Breaking the Digital Walls: The Industrialization of Construction

Construction companies are increasingly tapping venture capital funding. In 2010, few or no start ups would seek Sand Hill Road or Bay Area investors for Series A or Series B. But in… The post Breaking the Digital Walls: The Industrialization of Con.....»»

Category: topSource: redherringNov 21st, 2016

Female CEOs Get Only 3 Percent of Venture Funding. That"s About to Change

Female CEOs get a dismal 2.7 percent of all venture capital, the fuel for building fast-growth companies. Now armies of women are ditching Sand Hill Road and creating their own funding universe......»»

Category: topSource: incNov 1st, 2016

Virtual Reality VC Shifts To Sand Hill Road Investors From Specialists

Checks from venture capitalists along Sand Hill Road are pouring into making virtual reality the next big wave of tech transformation. Checks from venture capitalists along Sand Hill Road are pouring into making virtual reality the next big wave of .....»»

Category: topSource: forbesOct 3rd, 2016

Which investor has the biggest "unicorn herd?" It"s not a VC firm

The startup investor with the most U.S. portfolio companies valued at $1 billion or more isn't a venture firm on Sand Hill Road. Nor is the investor with the second-biggest herd of so-called "unicorns." Fidelity Investments owns a piece of 24 such compa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 20th, 2016

Rebooting this Dallas data center nexus taking industry grit

The oddball pairing of longtime executives Clay Hill and David Tordoff — with the help of tens of millions in investment — seem to be just what this Live Oak Street data center needed in a reboot......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 15th, 2017

Road Map: Thousands of Ancient Assyrian Tablets Reveal Clues to Locations of Lost Cities

Researchers pieced together data from thousands of ancient tablets to make a road map to 11 lost cities......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 14th, 2017

P&G ad chief busts these myths about marketing

Procter and Gamble Co. chief brand officer Marc Pritchard took on the role of myth buster while explaining how the nation’s largest advertiser is seeking to influence attitudes about race and bias......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 14th, 2017

Jeff Sessions Will Face Tough Questions About Russia Today. Here Are 3 Things to Watch For

Between Russia, Clinton, and Moore, Sessions faces a hard road. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is heading to Capitol Hill--again. On Tuesday, Sessi.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 14th, 2017

ESPN Lost 15,000 Subscribers A Day In October

ESPN’s decision to suspend host Jemele Hill last month after her second violation of the company’s social media policy (she tweeted that people should boycott advertis.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 2nd, 2017

The iPhone X won"t solve Apple"s China problems

Apple has lost its luster in China, and the iPhone X probably isn't going to bring it back......»»

Category: topSource: cnnNov 2nd, 2017

New home goods retailer opens on Shelbyville Road

Ed Raine said the timing was perfect for him to fulfill a couple of longtime dreams. After 15 years in Houston, he and his wife, Tonia, moved to Louisville last August — that was one dream for Raine, a native of Radcliff, Ky. And at the end of.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 30th, 2017

Exclusive: Universal Orlando Resort scoops up 100 acres off Sand Lake Road

The land grab now gives the theme park more space and important access to a main road in the tourism area......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 30th, 2017

University Center in Rock Hill gains hotel, university program, other tenants in $200M redevelopment project

Sand Cos. Inc. of Minnesota will develop a 110-room hotel in Rock Hill’s University Center as some of the first new tenants for the redevelopment of the Rock Hill Printing & Finishing site are announced. Plus, Atlas Copco confirms that it’s mov.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 30th, 2017

Zillow report busts myth that people are giving up on buying homes

While people want to buy homes, the reality is that it's becoming increasingly difficult to do so in pricey markets like Seattle......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 18th, 2017

Billionaire Steve Cohen has lost his top trader ahead of his supersize hedge fund launch

Steve Marcus/ReutersBillionaire Steve Cohen's longtime top trader is leaving ahead of the hedge fund manager's expected supersize return to managing outside money. Phil Villhau.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 10th, 2017