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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.



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!.


Sheryl Sandberg

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

If you can dream it, you can do it.

Walt Disney

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

Lao Tse

Mark Zuckerberg

Computer programmer and entrepreneur who, together with fellow Harvard students, launched The Facebook from their dorm rooms.

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


Silicon Valley is a mindset, not a location.

Reid Hoffman


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.

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

Thomas Edison

Michael Jordan

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

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

Albert Einstein

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

Wayne Gretzky

If you are not prepared to be wrong, you'll never come up with anything original.

Sir Kenneth Robinson

Coach Bob Ladouceur

High school football coach who guided his team to 12 consecutive undefeated seasons, setting a national record with a streak of 151 consecutive wins.


First Flight

First Flight - Kitty Hawk, NC Modern aviation was born on December 17, 1903, as Orville and Wilbur Wright's Wright Flyer became the first powered aircraft to achieve controlled, sustained flight with a pilot aboard.

We are all apprentices in a craft where no one ever becomes a master.

Ernest Hemingway