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The Mercury News
Italy strengthens ties to Silicon Valley with honorary consulwas on the brink of being lost because the city could no longer afford to fund
The Mercury News / Posted an hour ago
was on the brink of being lost because the city could no longer afford to fund it. A huge community effort — including the Silicon Valley Leadership Group Foundation’s annual Santa Run — has helped the nonprofit, led by a hardworking board and... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Will San Jose to Fresno bullet train become the Silicon Valley Express?said it was too early for the company to comment on the impact of the bullet tr
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
said it was too early for the company to comment on the impact of the bullet train. But Carl Guardino, CEO of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, argues that the Silicon Valley Express opens a wealth of new possibilities for businesses... Read more
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The Mercury News
Will San Jose to Fresno bullet train become the Silicon Valley Express?said it was too early for the company to comment on the impact of the bullet tr
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
said it was too early for the company to comment on the impact of the bullet train. But Carl Guardino, CEO of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, argues that the Silicon Valley Express opens a wealth of new possibilities for businesses... Read more
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The Mercury News
Caltrain electrification project kicks off with groundbreaking ceremonyand San Francisco look nine hours. “On bad days, it’s not that much better tod
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
and San Francisco look nine hours. “On bad days, it’s not that much better today,” joked Carl Guardino, the CEO of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group. But electrification is just the first stop in Caltrain’s future. The electrified line will... Read more
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The Mercury News
Judgment day for California climate-change programdown each year. Who’s for it: Business groups including the California Chamber
The Mercury News / Posted 8 days ago
down each year. Who’s for it: Business groups including the California Chamber of Commerce, the Bay Area Council and the Silicon Valley Leadership Group are supporting the measure, as are mainstream environmental groups such as the Natural... Read more
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The Mercury News
Debate rages over California cap-trade deal, concessions to Big Oilbill language, and the petroleum association did not respond to requests for co
The Mercury News / Posted 13 days ago
bill language, and the petroleum association did not respond to requests for comment. Two Bay Area business groups — the Silicon Valley Leadership Group and the East Bay Leadership Council — quickly endorsed the measures. The negotiations, said... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Trump administration suspends rule for “startup visas”companies. “It’s unfortunate,” she said. Peter Leroe-Muñoz, vice president of
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
companies. “It’s unfortunate,” she said. Peter Leroe-Muñoz, vice president of technology and innovation policy at the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, said the move was symptomatic of the Trump administration’s efforts to undermine immigration... Read more
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The Mercury News
Cities fight bill to streamline cell antenna installationsTelecommunications and Internet Association which said it will help boost the e
The Mercury News / Posted 19 days ago
Telecommunications and Internet Association which said it will help boost the economy. Locally, it’s supported by the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, the Oakland Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce and the East Bay Leadership... Read more
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The Mercury News
Poll: Voters support $3 bridge toll hike to ease traffic gridlockcongestion, according to a new poll. Commissioned by the region’s two largest
The Mercury News / Posted 21 days ago
congestion, according to a new poll. Commissioned by the region’s two largest business boosters, the Bay Area Council and Silicon Valley Leadership Group, along with the transportation policy think-tank, SPUR, the poll surveyed more than 9,000... Read more
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The Mercury News
Imagining San Jose as it could be, with a Google transit villageof the Harvard Kennedy School’s Women and Power: Leadership in a New World prog
The Mercury News / Posted 22 days ago
of the Harvard Kennedy School’s Women and Power: Leadership in a New World program. Huge tennis fan. Bucket list is to attend all four tennis majors. Serves on the boards of San Jose Jazz, SVCreates and Silicon Valley Leadership Group Found... Read more
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The Mercury News
Volunteer K-12 tutoring popular with voters, Silicon Valley poll findslearn, Santa Clara County voters could be a generous bunch. More than half of
The Mercury News / Posted 24 days ago
learn, Santa Clara County voters could be a generous bunch. More than half of Santa Clara County voters polled in a Silicon Valley Leadership Group survey said they would be willing to volunteer an hour a week for 15 weeks to tutor a K-8... Read more
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The Mercury News
Internal Affairs: Gavin Newsom leads governor’s race in Santa Clara County, poll findsvoters, followed by Republican businessman John Cox at 16 percent, according to
The Mercury News / Posted 25 days ago
voters, followed by Republican businessman John Cox at 16 percent, according to the poll, which was sponsored by the Silicon Valley Leadership Group. Other candidates and possible candidates trailed far behind. Billionaire environmental... Read more
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The Mercury News
Silicon Valley Realtors urged to find solutions to housing issues … and fastcompetitors, according to one of the region’s top business and community leader
The Mercury News / Posted 25 days ago
competitors, according to one of the region’s top business and community leaders. Carl Guardino, CEO and president of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, recently reached out to members of the Silicon Valley Association of Realtors for their... Read more
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The Mercury News
Google buses, other corporate shuttles are popular, poll suggestspeople rather than behind 42 cars, each filled with a single driver,” said Carl
The Mercury News / Posted 27 days ago
people rather than behind 42 cars, each filled with a single driver,” said Carl Guardino, president of the San Jose-based Silicon Valley Leadership Group, which commissioned the poll of voters in Santa Clara County. The poll asked the question:... Read more
28d
The Mercury News
Bay Area poll: Idea to help fix housing crisis gets supporthousing crisis for some workers has garnered support in Santa Clara, San Mateo
The Mercury News / Posted 28 days ago
housing crisis for some workers has garnered support in Santa Clara, San Mateo and San Francisco counties, according to a Silicon Valley Leadership Group poll released Tuesday. The poll determined that 73 percent of voters in those areas would... Read more
28d
News 8000
Tech industry on travel ban: The fight goes onaffected countries should be unaffected. "It does not seem to directly impact
News 8000 / Posted 28 days ago
affected countries should be unaffected. "It does not seem to directly impact employers," says Carl Guardino, CEO of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, a trade association. But, he adds, "there's the law and there's the tone. And the tone is... Read more
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28d
KTXS Abilene
Tech industry on travel ban: The fight goes onaffected countries should be unaffected. "It does not seem to directly impact
KTXS Abilene / Posted 28 days ago
affected countries should be unaffected. "It does not seem to directly impact employers," says Carl Guardino, CEO of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, a trade association. But, he adds, "there's the law and there's the tone. And the tone is... Read more
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28d
KECI Missoula
Tech industry on travel ban: The fight goes onaffected countries should be unaffected. "It does not seem to directly impact
KECI Missoula / Posted 28 days ago
affected countries should be unaffected. "It does not seem to directly impact employers," says Carl Guardino, CEO of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, a trade association. But, he adds, "there's the law and there's the tone. And the tone is... Read more
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28d
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Tech industry on travel ban: The fight goes onaffected countries should be unaffected. "It does not seem to directly impact
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 28 days ago
affected countries should be unaffected. "It does not seem to directly impact employers," says Carl Guardino, CEO of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, a trade association. But, he adds, "there's the law and there's the tone. And the tone is... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Tech industry on travel ban: The fight goes onaffected countries should be unaffected. "It does not seem to directly impact
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 28 days ago
affected countries should be unaffected. "It does not seem to directly impact employers," says Carl Guardino, CEO of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, a trade association. But, he adds, "there's the law and there's the tone. And the tone is... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Tech industry on travel ban: The fight goes onaffected countries should be unaffected. "It does not seem to directly impact
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 28 days ago
affected countries should be unaffected. "It does not seem to directly impact employers," says Carl Guardino, CEO of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, a trade association. But, he adds, "there's the law and there's the tone. And the tone is... Read more
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28d
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Tech industry on travel ban: The fight goes onaffected countries should be unaffected. "It does not seem to directly impact
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 28 days ago
affected countries should be unaffected. "It does not seem to directly impact employers," says Carl Guardino, CEO of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, a trade association. But, he adds, "there's the law and there's the tone. And the tone is... Read more
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28d
KRCR TV Redding
Tech industry on travel ban: The fight goes onaffected countries should be unaffected. "It does not seem to directly impact
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 28 days ago
affected countries should be unaffected. "It does not seem to directly impact employers," says Carl Guardino, CEO of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, a trade association. But, he adds, "there's the law and there's the tone. And the tone is... Read more
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28d
News Channel 12 New Bern
Tech industry on travel ban: The fight goes onaffected countries should be unaffected. "It does not seem to directly impact
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 28 days ago
affected countries should be unaffected. "It does not seem to directly impact employers," says Carl Guardino, CEO of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, a trade association. But, he adds, "there's the law and there's the tone. And the tone is... Read more
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28d
NBC 2 Fort Myers
Tech industry on travel ban: The fight goes onaffected countries should be unaffected. "It does not seem to directly impact
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 28 days ago
affected countries should be unaffected. "It does not seem to directly impact employers," says Carl Guardino, CEO of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, a trade association. But, he adds, "there's the law and there's the tone. And the tone is... Read more
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29d
The Mercury News
Poll: Caltrain sales tax hike draws huge voter supportof a cent to double the ridership capacity of Caltrain — and 74 percent of the
The Mercury News / Posted 29 days ago
of a cent to double the ridership capacity of Caltrain — and 74 percent of the voters said they would, according to the Silicon Valley Leadership Group. Twenty-three percent said they would vote no and 3 percent had no opinion. “With... Read more
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The Mercury News
Million-square-foot downtown San Jose campus proposed near Google villagebuses, could increase the number of train stops at Diridon Station by eight-fol
The Mercury News / Posted 1 months ago
buses, could increase the number of train stops at Diridon Station by eight-fold to what Carl Guardino, president of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, estimated would be 600 trains a day. “Downtown San Jose has come into its own with its... Read more
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The Mercury News
New sales tax for Caltrain? A 1/8-cent levy is in the worksto an extra penny for every $8 spent. “We all pay a little bit and we all pros
The Mercury News / Posted 1 months ago
to an extra penny for every $8 spent. “We all pay a little bit and we all prosper a lot,” said Carl Guardino, CEO of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, which is sponsoring the bill. The revenue would generate roughly $100 million annually for... Read more

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