Something Ventured (2011) – Award Winning Documentary Film
It gives credit to Tandem, Intel, Atari, Genetech, and Apple and to the Venture Capitalists involved in the creation and success of these companies.
Available to rent or purchase on various streaming platforms.
Photo of Jimmy Treybig & Dick Hanson and during their tenure at HP
HP/Tandem User Group, Love Note Speech 2013
From the first Kleiner Perkins brochure
Snow Job (a Kleiner Perkins Investment)
Achieved Over 2.5 Billlion in Revenue
Held numerous Fundamental Patents
Joined the Fortune 500 in 1984
90% of ATMs & Stock Exchanges
still use Tandem’s technology
INC Fastest Growing Company, June 1981
#1 in Computer Industry Customer Satisfaction
Named Best Company to Work For Numerous Times
Anti-Defamation League of B’Nai B’Rith
For outstanding service as a member of the community
100 People Who Changed the World
1980 Entrepreneur of the Year
1981 Entrepreneur of the Year
2014 Elevate Award
Austin Business Journal
2012 Best CEO Award
Ernst & Young
2008 Supporter of Entrepreneurship Award
The Silicon Valley Forum
2002 Visionary Award
My hobbies include Ham Radio for 70 years (see EME Antenna for bouncing signals off moon) and playing & winning Racket Ball Tournaments. Today, my focus has shifted to mastering Pickle Ball.
Since attending Rice University and receiving a BA and BSEE, Jimmy has continued to be very involved in mentorship and career building within the university. He was honored as a Distinguished Alumni in 1989.
Jimmy Treybig on Success
by Aruni Gunasegaram & Pam Losefsky, Rice Magazine, Fall 2006
Jimmy earned his MBA from Stanford University in 1968. He was honored as their Entrepreneur of the Year in 1980.