Opinion Editorial in the SV Biz Journal: Why SJ Works helps secure Silicon Valley's future

Read an Opinion Editorial from the Silicon Valley Business Journal featuring our President & CEO, Matt Mahood, and San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo on the significance of the San Jose Works program.

The SVO Kicks Off 2017 Strive Internship Program

The Silicon Valley Organization is proud to announce that through a partnership between the City of San Jose, Strive San Jose, and the work2future Foundation, as well as the partnerships forged with four local school districts, it will be connecting paid summer internships to local high school students for a second year.

SJSV Chamber EVP Appointed to work2future Board

As the San Jose Silicon Valley Chamber of Commerce continues its work within economic development in the area—specifically around workforce development—it is excited to announce that Executive Vice President Derrick Seaver will be joining the work2future board this month—further proof that the SJSV Chamber’s work is moving in the right direction.

Unprecedented Partnership Translates Into 41 Paid Summer Internships for East Side Union High School Students

“The members of the San Jose Silicon Valley Chamber of Commerce came together last year to create Strive San Jose for just this purpose: building a qualified, dedicated and work-ready career pipeline for San Jose high school students to enter into a job placement pathway of their choice,” said Matthew Mahood, President & CEO, SJSV Chamber.