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Palo Alto, California is home to top high-tech giants like Hewlett-Packard and behemoth brokerage firms such as Merrill Lynch. In addition, there are many heavy hitting global management consulting and biomedical manufacturing companies. In short, Palo Alto is long on business.

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Begun in 2004, Facebook is a social networking service that boasts more than 750 million users around the globe. The site allows users to create a personal profile, as well as add others as friends with whom they can exchange messages and share photos and videos. For more information, visit


A leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure, VMWare boasts a wealth of solutions that deliver top quality, flexibility, and performance. The company's insightful approach to handling the challenges of IT works is designed for both businesses and individuals. For more information, visit


This seminal information technology company is not only based in Palo Alto, California, but it was also created here in 1939. Known for its printers, HP also produces personal computers, laptops, calculators, and software. For more information, visit


Purchased by Bank of America, Merrill Lynch is the world's largest brokerage firm. How large is it? It has more than 20,000 advisors and $2.5 trillion in assets. For more information, visit

Danger, Inc

A more intuitive experience for users of mobile devices is at the heart of Danger, Inc. Part of Microsoft's Premium Mobile Experiences group, this cutting edge company is responsible for designing the smart software. In the early days of Danger when they were located in the downtown, the Cardinal was their "go to" hotel. Joe Britt had family and friends stay at the Cardinal for his wedding. For more information, Danger, Inc.