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Inspiration is


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.


Babe Ruth

The Bambino, among the greatest baseball players of the 20th century. "It's hard to beat a person who never gives up."

It's a long way to the top if you want to rock and roll.


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

Wayne Gretzky


The Beatles on Ed Sullivan

American rock and roll would never be the same.

Foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Michael Jordan

His Airness, six-time NBA champion with an indomitable will to achieve.


Giants win the World Series.

and do it again in 2012 and 2014

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

Thomas Edison


One World, One Dream

The opening ceremony to the 2008 Beijing Olympics, considered by many to be the greatest ever, leveraged technology to maximize the visual and sensory impact.


Bill Hewlett and Dave Packard

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

Software is eating the world.

Marc Andreessen

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".

If you can dream it, you can do it.

Walt Disney

George Lucas

Entrepreneur, film producer, screenwriter, and director best known as the creator of the space opera franchise Star Wars.

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.

Lao Tse


Watson Wins

Answering the question "Who is Bram Stoker", Watson, the IBM super-computer, defeats the two greatest human champions in the history of Jeopardy!.

Fate laughs at probabilities.

Edward Bulwer-Lytton


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.


Babe Didrikson Zaharias

Among the greatest athletes ever, achieved outstanding success as a professional golfer, track and field Olympian, and All-American basketball player.


Bill Gates

Programmer, inventor, and philanthropist. Co-founder and Chairman of Microsoft, the world's largest personal-computer software company.