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The First Silicon Valley Venture Deal

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The First Silicon Valley Venture Deal

Ever wonder how Silicon Valley became the venture capital and technology capital of the world? In this episode we'll take you back to the 1950s and share the story that kicked it all off. From William Shockley to Gordon Moore, Eugene Kleiner to Robert Noyce, we share the stories of the pioneers who paved the way for Silicon Valley to be the incubator and financier of innovation that it is today.

Including clips from presentations by Steve Blank and Arthur Rock.