• SVB Turns 30

     30 years of innovation  
     
 
  • 2013 marked our 30th year in business. We opened in Silicon Valley in 1983, and today we serve some of the most innovative technology and life science companies and their investors around the globe. Plus, we work with an amazing portfolio of West Coast wineries.

    To celebrate and acknowledge this milestone we kicked off several campaigns in 2013:


    30 Causes 30 CEO Series Level the Coding Field - Bay Area hackathons video 30 Pearls

    30 Years | 30 Causes

    Employees in each of our offices around the globe are participating in 30 community service events.
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    30 for 30 CEO Series

    SVB CEO Greg Becker is hosting CEOs at events around the world, with special guests from local markets and the innovation sector. View photo album

    Level the Coding Field

    SVB teamed up with the Level Playing Field Institute, Kapor Center for Social Justice, Net Nanny and AT&T to introduce 6th to 12th graders from underrepresented minority groups to computer science via two Bay Area hackathons. Participants in the free events received a Ubislate Tablet and winning teams won cash prizes.
    Watch the video

    30 Pearls of Wisdom

    After 30 years serving the tech industry, SVB employees have built expertise worth sharing. The traditional gift of the 30th anniversary is the pearl, so we offer you 30 pearls of wisdom from SVBers globally.

    30 Pearls of Wisdom

     
    30 Years - Harry Kellogg 30 Years - John Hoesley 30 Years - Joan Parsons 30 Years - Gerald Brady
    30 Years - Mark Gallagher 30 Years - Aaron Gershenberg 30 Years - Oscar Jazdowski 30 Years - Michelle Draper
    30 Years - Rob McMillan 30 Years - Michael Hanewich 30 Years - Ken Wilcox 30 Years - Megan Scheffel
    30 Years - Dan Allred 30 Years - Frank Amoroso 30 years - Geir Hansen 30 years - John China
    30 Years - Joe Morgan 30 years - Pamela Aldsworth 30 years - Bruce Wallace 30 years - Mark Lau
    30 pearls - Jason Mok 30 pearls - DaBuzz Kreppel 30 pearls - Arman Zand 30 pearls - Carrie Walsh
    30 pearls - Scott Bergquist 30 pearls - Tuan Pham 30 pearls - Phil Cox 30 pearls - Greg Becker
    30 pearls - Dale Kirkland 30 pearls - John Otterson - 200px