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Inspiration is

Everywhere

Our core values - integrity, enthusiasm, partnership - are fueled by the people, experiences, events and ideas that have shaped our firm’s journey and will transform the road ahead.

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Logic will get you from A to B; imagination will take you everywhere.

Albert Einstein
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Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton

Polar explorer during the Heroic Age of Antarctic Exploration, he led three British expeditions to the end of the earth.

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Bill Hewlett and Dave Packard

Giants of Silicon Valley. The original "two guys in a garage".

The best way to predict the future is to invent it.

Alan Kay
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Larry Page and Sergey Brin

Stanford University graduate students who co-founded Google with the mission "to organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful".

1984

Apple's "1984" Ad

They were right - 1984 wasn't like "1984" at all.

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Jane and Leland Stanford

Founded Stanford University as a memorial for their son, Leland Stanford, Jr.

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Sheryl Sandberg

Facebook COO and former Chief of Staff for the U.S. Secretary of the Treasury. Encouraging women worldwide to Lean In.

1937

Golden Gate Bridge

On May 28, 1937, at noon, President Roosevelt pushed a button in Washington, D.C. signaling the official start of vehicle traffic over the Golden Gate Bridge.

Foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

1969

Apollo 11

Neil Armstrong becomes the first man to take "one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind".

I skate to where the puck is going to be, not where it has been.

Wayne Gretzky

Software is eating the world.

Marc Andreessen

Not all those who wander are lost.

J. R. R. Tolkien

1989

World Wide Web is Born

Tim Berners-Lee, a British scientist at CERN, drafted the initial proposal for the World Wide Web.

Make every detail perfect, and limit the number of details to perfect.

Jack Dorsey

2013

America's Cup

The 2013 America's Cup, held in San Francisco, leveraged unprecedented technology that revolutionized how the boats were built and raced, and how spectators around the world interacted with the competition. This was sailing as it has never been experienced before.

Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.

Thomas Edison