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Venture-Backed Company Growth Surpasses Counterparts Across All Industry Sectors, Economic Impact Study Shows

March 21, 2007View for printing

Companies that Received Venture Financing Represent 17 Percent of U.S. GDP and Growing State Economies Coast to Coast Benefit from Venture Investing

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State of Washington ranks high in jobs seeded by venture financing

Some of Washington's best-known brands — Starbucks, Microsoft and Amazon.com — got an early lift from venture financing.

Employment and revenue at those companies and many others helped the state rank high in a study released today of the economic impact from venture-capital investment.

By Benjamin J. Romano

Seattle Times technology reporter

Full Story: http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/htm ... jobs21.html


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