Silicon
Valley

The world’s hotspot for digital innovation

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Why is
Silicon Valley
Perfect for Your
Startup?

Vibrant Business Network

  • 7 of the 10 largest tech firms worldwide are located in Silicon Valley and Seattle
  • Huge volume of California and West Coast customers with attitudes open to innovation

Access to the World’s
Smartest Capital

  • Silicon Valley invests more venture capital each year than the 12 subsequently largest U.S. cities combined; approximately $30 billion in 2017
  • Silicon Valley boasts many of the world’s top VC firms at every stage of investment as well as the most experienced and established network of angel investors

The Cradle and Leader of Technological Innovation

  • Technological innovation started in Silicon Valley more than sixty years ago and the region remains the clear global innovation leader by every key metric
  • Every major global corporation, U.S. and international, has an ‘innovation lab’ in Silicon Valley
  • 9 of the 15 top world acquirers are from Silicon Valley


World’s Largest
Innovation Ecosystem

  • Home to world-class universities (Stanford, Berkeley, and UCSF, among many others)
  • Diverse and well-established mentor networks
  • Best practices, including company building, strategy, agile development, technology, etc.

Silicon Valley Spirit

  • A culture of risk-takers, where failure is accepted and learned from
  • Consumers and companies of all sizes are early
    adopter customers

Expansive Pool of
High-Quality Talent

  • Silicon Valley attracts the world’s best and brightest people
  • Diverse population welcomes talent from anywhere in
    the world
  • Many of Silicon Valley’s most successful entrepreneurs originally immigrated to the region

Do you have what it takes?

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