Joint Venture Profiles

Each month, Joint Venture profiles a member of our board or other project leader from the Silicon Valley region. We feature them here on our website and in our monthly newsletter, Valley Vision. (Some of these leaders have moved on to different roles in the community since their profile first appeared.) We hope you enjoy meeting the people behind the headlines and learning more about them. You can read our current profile below.

Meet Duffy Jennings

former Vice President, Communications, Joint Venture Silicon Valley

San Francisco native Duffy Jennings first joined Joint Venture Silicon Valley in 2008 as Vice President of Communications after enjoying a distinguished career as a corporate communications executive, public relations consultant, and journalist. He retired—or rewired?—from corporate life in February 2019 and, with the release of his memoir, Reporter’s Note Book: A San Francisco Chronicle Journalist’s Diary of the Shocking Seventies... Read more

About Joint Venture

Established in 1993, Joint Venture Silicon Valley provides analysis and action on issues affecting our region's economy and quality of life. The organization brings together established and emerging leaders—from business, government, academia, labor and the broader community—to spotlight issues and work toward innovative solutions.