AlwaysOn (AO) is the leading business media brand networking the Global Silicon Valley. AlwaysOn helped ignite the social media revolution in early 2003 when it launched the AlwaysOn network ( In 2004, AO became the first media brand to socially network its online readers and event attendees. AlwaysOn's preeminent executive event series ( includes the Summit at Stanford; OnMedia; OnHollywood; Venture Summit Mid-Atlantic; OnDemand; Venture Summit Silicon Valley; Venture Summit East; GoingGreen Silicon Valley; GoingGreen East; and the Global Silicon Valley Economic Summit. The AlwaysOn network and live event series continue to lead the industry by empowering its readers, event participants, sponsors, bloggers, and advertisers like no other media brand.

Who visits the AlwaysOn Network? — the ambitious, rich & powerful.

AlwaysOn readers are affluent, well-educated, globally-minded and highly influential. They are also united in how they think about business and the level of their ambition. Most distinctly, the AlwaysOn reader is involved in explosive new business opportunities where innovation is creating new enterprises and new industries. AlwaysOn refers to this global ecosystem of entrepreneurial-minded people as the Global Silicon Valley.

AlwaysOn readers hold the top decision-making positions in business, investment, media, academia, and government. C-level executives from the most powerful digital media, on-demand computing, and greentech companies in the world vice-presidents in charge of business development, strategic partnerships, and investment founders, inventors, and CEOs of emerging private companies from seed and startup to late-stage, and pre-public investors, including institutional, private-equity, late- and early-stage, and angel. Service providers, including legal, financial, marketing, and agency representatives top-tier technology and business press and influential bloggers .

Sequoia Capital's Michael Moritz once commented, "The currency of Silicon Valley is information, and the sooner you have it, the more valuable it is!"

AlwaysOn readers are hungry to be the first to find out about new company formations, what sectors and companies the venture capitalists are betting on, and what innovations are taking hold in the marketplace.