Silicon Valley News

Friday, April 19, 2013

'Facebook freshman class' storms the ranks of Silicon Valley's largests companies

Workday founders and company executives ring the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange last October in celebration of their IPO

Nearly 10 percent of the names on the latest list of top-grossing Silicon Valley tech companies weren't there a year ago because they weren't yet public. But with outfits like Workday, Yelp and Palo Alto Networks - not to mention Facebook - having scored initial public offerings in 2012, other companies from last years SV150 index compiled by the San Jose Mercury News have been shoulder asisde. Read more