Founded and Produced by

The Santa Run Silicon Valley was founded by the Silicon Valley Leadership Group. The Silicon Valley Leadership Group, founded in 1978 by David Packard of Hewlett-Packard, represents more than 375 of Silicon Valley’s most respected employers on issues, programs, and campaigns that affect the economic health and quality of life in Silicon Valley, including energy, transportation, education, housing, health care, tax policies, economic vitality, and the environment. Leadership Group members collectively provide nearly one of every four private-sector jobs in Silicon Valley.