OC Register, "Two Henrys chip in to change the world"
It’s been 20 years since Henry Nicholas and Henry Samueli wrote two $5,000 checks to start Broadcom out of Nicholas’ home in Redondo Beach. Now the Irvine-based company has nearly 9,500 employees worldwide. Revenue last year was $6.8 billion. The two Henrys started with a vision of a broadband-connected world that continues today, with the company on track this year to ship more than two billion chips. - HTN Foundation
Two Henrys chip in to change the world
By IAN HAMILTON / THE ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER
Broadcom's small silicon wafers now connect everything.
The evidence that the two Henrys were right 20 years ago when they started what is now Broadcom is a sprawling 12- building global headquarters in Irvine. It houses around 2,300 employees (of 9,460 worldwide) and the company's revenue grows by another billion dollars every few years.
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