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Silicon Valley Community Foundation names new CEO after scandal

Nicole Taylor, a Stanford University graduate who has led several Bay Area philanthropic organizations, has been named president and CEO of the Silicon Valley Community Foundation. She succeeds Emmett Carson, who resigned in June from the huge foundat.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2018

New Silicon Valley Community Foundation head talks about local focus issue

Nicole Taylor, in her first media interview as new president and CEO of the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, said the organization needs to refocus its local giving......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 13th, 2019

Silicon Valley"s biggest foundation shows what can go wrong when charities are obsessed with growth

digidreamgrafix/Shutterstock The Silicon Valley Community Foundation formed .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 14th, 2018

Silicon Valley Community Foundation Chief Ousted Over Harassment Allegations

Emmett Carson oversaw the influential community foundation for over a decade. The CEO of Silicon Valley Community Foundation, the world’s largest community foundati.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 27th, 2018

Silicon Valley Community Foundation board hires prominent law firm, admits it "may have a larger culture issue"

After the sudden and controversial departure of its top fundraiser amid sexual harassment charges, the Silicon Valley Community Foundation’s board expanded its probe into the matter by hiring one of the nation's best-known law firms......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 24th, 2018

Google Workers Want Heritage Foundation President with ‘Anti-LGBTQ’ Views Off A.I. Council

The pushback is part of a broader movement of workplace activism in Silicon Valley. A group of Google employees published an open l.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 1st, 2019

What we know about Elizabeth Holmes as she awaits trial

After the release of a major podcast and HBO documentary, the story of Theranos is on everyone's lips again. Years after the scandal broke in Silicon Valley, the story has gained new life as foun.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 23rd, 2019

Central Valley Community names James Kim COO

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallFeb 25th, 2019

Don’t Buy Young People’s Blood to Stop Aging, FDA Warns

It's a therapy that’s fascinated some of the biggest names in Silicon Valley but has no proven clinical benefit, the FDA said. Tak.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 19th, 2019

Happenings in Silicon Valley in pictures: Santa Clara University capital campaign kickoff and San Jose Spotlight launch

Each week, the Silicon Valley Business Journal print edition devotes a page to photos of happening around our community in a section called Valley Life. This week, we have photos from Santa Clara University's gala kicking off its $1 billion capital cam.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 1st, 2019

Happenings in Silicon Valley in pictures: genARTS Silicon Valley and SVLG Young Men"s Summit

Each week, the Silicon Valley Business Journal print edition devotes a page to photos of happening around our community in a section called Valley Life. This week, we have photos from the genARTS Movers and Shakers event and the Silicon Valley Leadership.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 4th, 2019

Happenings in Silicon Valley in pictures: YMCA of Silicon Valley dinner and 49ers new fitness center

Each week, the Silicon Valley Business Journal print edition devotes a page to photos of happening around our community in a section called Valley Life. This week, we have photos from a fundraising dinner for the YMCA of Silicon Valley and the ope.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 7th, 2018

Silicon Valley company names Cincinnati exec to C-suite

A Silicon Valley giant named an executive in its Cincinnati office as its new chief operating officer. Quotient Technology Inc. (NYSE: QUOT) named Cincinnati-based Chad Summe its chief operating officer. Summer previously served as senior vice presi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 29th, 2018

Happenings in Silicon Valley in pictures: Montalvo Arts Center and TheatreWorks fundraiser

Each week, the Silicon Valley Business Journal print edition devotes a page to photos of happening around our community in a section called Valley Life. This week, we have photos from the opening of a new exhibit at the Montalvo Arts Center and a Theatr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 21st, 2018

Happenings in Silicon Valley in pictures: EY Connect Day, Artful Harvest Dinner and Apple engineer at Mission College

Each week, the Silicon Valley Business Journal print edition devotes a page to photos of happening around our community in a section called Valley Life. This week, we have photos from the EY Connect Day, 12th annual Artful Harvest dinner benefiting .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 16th, 2018

Shop with a Cop Foundation of Silicon Valley

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Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 9th, 2018

Happenings in Silicon Valley in pictures: Churchill Awards and Keenan Impact Days

Each week, the Silicon Valley Business Journal print edition devotes a page to photos of happening around our community in a section called Valley Life. Beginning this week, we are sharing those photos online. Check out the bottom of this story to .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 6th, 2018

Silicon Valley"s War Against "White, Male Conservatives" Is A War Against America

Authored by Robert Bridge via The Strategic Culture Foundation, With the termin.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 1st, 2018

Theranos is about to shut down for good

Jeff Chiu/AP Theranos is closing up shop, The Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday night, citing a shareholder email. Once a Silicon Valley darling, the startup blood-testing company became mired in scandal over .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 5th, 2018

Term Sheet — Thursday, August 30

On deals and dealmakers. 5 Qs WITH A DEALMAKERVenture capitalist Ashmeet Sidana believes that some of the best Silicon Valley companies owe their success to a technical insight. After parting ways with Foundation Capital in 2013, .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 30th, 2018

Exclusive Interview: Intuit Names New CEO as Brad Smith Steps Down After 11 Years

Sasan Goodarzi will take the reins on January 1. In a surprise move, one of Silicon Valley's champion CEOs is stepping down. After 11 years at the helm, Intuit chief Brad Smith will hand over the job to Executive V.P. Sasan Goodarzi .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 23rd, 2018