Thanks again to Eric Von Berg of Newmark Realty Capital, Inc. for the following factoids, “The Bay Area has more graduate programs ranked in the top 10 nationwide than the consistently 2nd ranked metro area – Boston. There are 97 colleges, universities and academies in the Bay Area. The Bay Area has over 2,027 biotech companies and 22% of VC funding. The Bay Area dominates social networking with eight of the top eight sites by market share: Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, Google, Yahoo, Pinterest, Lincoln, and Instagram. To read the full report, 2014 Bay Area Economic Engine, click here.