Author Archives: allielum

I spy a Unicorn!

Once upon a time, companies with a private market valuation of $1 billion or more were as rare as unicorns.  Today, companies that meet or exceed this high valuation have been labeled as such, but, with the increase in venture funding and innovative technology, they are no longer rare.  These venture-backed companies now run global empires and are […]

JUMP Skip Scoot your way around SF ├╝ber fast

San Francisco, a 45-minute ride from the heart of Silicon Valley, has been growing like wildfire.  Between 2010 and 2016 there has been an increase of 70,000 people and 150,000 new jobs in San Francisco alone.  The city is known for its hills and lack of public transportation, but have no fear! Over the last 10 years, variations […]