Verizon breaks ground on huge San Jose tech hub

SAN JOSE — Verizon on Wednesday launched a huge new tech campus in north San Jose, breaking ground on a sleek complex where the communications titan will employ thousands of people.

The company’s Silicon Valley campus of the future is located at the Coleman Highline development, which is across the street from San Jose International Airport and near the Earthquakes soccer stadium as well as a Caltrain stop.

“This campus helps us build our DNA, and we are in growth mode,” Guru Gowrappan, chief executive officer of Verizon Media, said in an interview with this news organization on Wednesday. “We can build our culture in San Jose and take it to the next level.”

Read the full article here.