Cisco’s Kirk Lougheed Talks about the Founding of Cisco
As Cisco celebrates our 25th year, Cisco Fellow Kirk Lougheed (one of five Stanford employees who left to start the company) talks about the early years…beginning in 1984.
– “The manufacturing facility was the living room…”
– Early involvement of Sequoia Capital and Don Valentine’s involvement.
– Former Chairman and CEO John Morgridge (who I learned was actually the third CEO of Cisco)