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Join the San Francisco's Bay Area most successful network of young professionals and create your own business opportunities. Read the below for details and a list of participating companies.

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YPN (SJC) is a non-profit community of young professionals in Silicon Valley with sister chapters in Austin, Atlanta, Bangalore, Boston, Dallas, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, San Diego, San Francisco, Raleigh and Vancouver.

The group started off as an organization dedicated to creating philanthropic opportunities to help young professionals give back to their local communities and instill the values of giving back. YPN creates avenues for members to develop their personal networks by connecting them with other professionals to learn from their experiences, better understand corporate culture, and identify career growth opportunities in a fun and casual atmosphere.

Since its inception, the group has grown to include professionals from other companies/schools including Adobe Systems, Aerotek, Akeena Solar, AMD, Apple, Bay Area News Group, Broadcom, Brocade Communication Systems, BVI Networks,, California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo, Chevron, Cisco Systems, Comcast, EADOC, eBay, EMC, Ernst & Young, Facebook, Flixster, Genentech, Google, Hewlett-Packard, IBM, Insight Global, Intel, Intuit, IronPort Systems, Juniper Networks, Kaiser Permanente, Lockheed Martin, Manpower, Marvell Semiconductor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Mentor Graphics, Microsoft, Motorola, NetApp, NVIDIA, OAO Technology Solutions, Openwave Systems, Oracle, Palm, PayPal, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Qualcomm, RIM, San Francisco Art Institute, San José State University, SanDisk, Santa Clara University, Scientific Atlanta, Snapfish, Stanford University, STS International, Sun Microsystems, Symantec, T-Mobile, Texas Instruments, TiVo, Tyco Electronics, University of California Berkeley, University of California Davis, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Valence Energy, Visa, ViVOtech, VMware, Vocera Communications, WebEx Communications, Wells Fargo & Company, Western Digital, Xtelesis, Yahoo!, YouTube, etc.

The group continues to focus on professional networking through social activities, mixers and philanthropic efforts.

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