2011 Robert C. Larson Award Winner

Once a quiet center of agriculture, San Jose is now the nation’s tenth-largest city, with a dynamic and well-educated population of nearly 1 million. Known throughout the world as the capital of Silicon Valley, San Jose has seen its population more than double since 1970 and expects an increase of another 50 percent by 2035. Today, the city is home to some 5,600 technology companies, including such global leaders as Cisco Systems, IBM, eBay, and Hitachi. The city’s technology companies alone employ nearly a quarter million people…

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