17/25 largest tech companies founded by immigrants!

17/25 largest tech companies founded by immigrants!

June 2, 2014 Uncategorized
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Listening to a fascinating talk and associated slide deck on the ‘future of technology and the world.” h.t. R. Compton

http://recode.net/2014/05/30/mary-meekers-annual-rapid-fire-internet-trends-talk-video/

If you are into pontificating about the future–check it out!

Slide 148 I found compelling because we employ a handful of international students and their will to win is amazing. The will to win seems to be a trait of many famous entrepreneurs.

 

America kicks butt. Let's get our immigration policy squared away!!!
America kicks butt. Let’s get our immigration policy squared away!!!

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