"RLE was a model for what enlightened government support of research and development can be in the university. It had so much more of a payoff than its investment; more than the government realized. It's an ideal way to support university research."
—Irwin M. Jacobs RLE alumnus
In Depth Interview with Ray Stata
posted November 21, 2016 at 9:15 am
You start a company and take it public. Post-IPO, would you put all of your stock on the line to bet on the future of your company?
Ray Stata did and he’s grown his company into a 50 year old unicorn with over $3.4B in annual revenue.