the activity of setting up a business or businesses, taking on financial risks in the hope of profit.
Welcome to San Jose, capital of Silicon Valley and home to over 6,600 tech companies.
This area has a high concentration of high-tech engineering, computer, and microprocessor companies and has been considered the leader of our nation's industrial economy for years now. There is a wide variety of global corporations and budding startups that make this area so special, not to mention the fantastic local culture and attractions outside of technology.
San Jose was first founded in 1777 and has since then grown into the 10th largest city in the United States, the largest in Northern California (just over 1 million). The burgeoning job prospects, educational opportunities, and recreation scene certainly all make this city what it is today.
Here are a few quick stats about San Jose's Business world: