Tag Archive for Broadcom

Broadcom signs a deal to move to Great Park

Great Park Ballon Ride - Photo: Violeta Vaqueiro

This move is not exactly a surprise, but you have to wonder if Emile Haddad is starting to hone in on Don Bren’s customers.  Broadcom, the giant semi-conductor provider that makes chips found in a number of personal electronic devices to high end enterprise computing networks last week announced a deal to locate their Irvine…

Choi makes unsubstantiated claim about creating jobs in Irvine

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Do you think a Mayor of a mid-size city (populations of more than 150,000 to 450,000) can affect policies that led to private sector job growth?  Unless it’s a city contract, it’s doubtful.  But Irvine Mayor Steven Choi is claiming that among his accomplishments as mayor is decreasing Irvine’s low unemployment rate from 5.6 percent…

Must Read Piece on Henry Nicholas in November 2008 Vanity Fair

The call out on the cover is: Drugs, Hookers, and the High Tech Billionaire” and inside the November issue of Vanity Fair, you’ll find an amazing article by Bethany McLean about former Broadcom executive Henry Nicholas. The story isn’t online yet, so buy an issue. Here is the link: http://www.vanityfair.com/politics/features/2008/11/nicholas200811