Legacy of a Refugee: An American-Hungarian Entrepreneur's Journey to Silicon Valley and Beyond

Legacy of a Refugee: An American-Hungarian Entrepreneur's Journey to Silicon Valley and Beyond

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ISBN-13: 9781942483205
Publisher: Buffalo Heritage Unlimited, Inc.
Publication date: 08/27/2016
Pages: 208
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.44(d)

Table of Contents

CONTENTS
FOREWORD v
PART ONE | THE FIRST SEVENTEEN YEARS 1
One | Childhood 3
Two | Communist Hungary 12
Three | The Escape Plan 22
Four | Austria Welcomes the Gang of Runaways 27
Five | All Aboard! 36
PART TWO | AMERICA 39
Six | Landing in America 41
Seven | My New Home: Buffalo, New York 46
Eight | Working in America 49
Nine | Early Social Life in Buffalo 58
PART THREE | MY PROFESSIONAL JOURNEY 71
Ten | The Roswell Park Years 73
Eleven | Triumphant Return to Hungary 81
Twelve | Knowing When to Move On 85
Thirteen | The Com-Pro Years 92
Fourteen | First Steps to Silicon Valley 111
Fifteen | Doing Business in Hungary - Take Two 130
PART FOUR | MESZAROS INTERNATIONAL CENTER 133
OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP (M.I.C.E.)
PART FIVE | MY PERSONAL JOURNEY 143
Sixteen | Family 145
Seventeen | Extended Family 165
REFLECTIONS 175
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS 177
APPENDIX 183
M.I.C.E. Testimonials 183
INDEX 193

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