A development bootcamp and coding school in Irvine is offering a $6,000 Women in Tech scholarship for its “full immersion” class. LearningFuze, in partnership with Cox Automotive (Kelley Blue Book), is again offering its Women in Tech Scholarship in 2020. The mission
A Technology Innovation Challenge has been issued by the LA County Homeless Initiative as part of its mission to combat and prevent homelessness throughout the county. In partnership with the County of Los Angeles Office of the CIO, this competition
This is the last in a series of opinion pieces asking key leaders in OC’s startup ecosystem if they see the ecosystem as collaborative or competitive? This one is by Ray Chan, managing director of K5 Ventures in Newport Beach, and
*NEWS: Med-Device Accelerator Operates More Like a Boutique Private Equity Firm. Koa Accel Claims It Can Accelerate Timeline for Investors, Save Money and De-Risk the Investments…
There’s a new med-device accelerator in OC and the founders want to make it crystal clear that it’s not run like a typical accelerator. Koa Accel -- founded by Ray Chan and Francis Duhay, a medical doctor -- operates more like
*NEWS: NarrativeWave Partners With Black & Veatch to Jointly Develop Smart Analytics for Europe’s Water Utilities
An Irvine SaaS startup has partnered with a sustainable infrastructure company to develop smart analytics tools to serve European water and wastewater clients. NarrativeWave, with HQ in Irvine, joined with Black & Veatch, a UK company that builds infrastructure tools in
This article was originally published by SoCalTech, with whom OCSN has a partnership: San Diego-based Trust & Will, a startup which offers up online services to help people create trusts, wills and guardianships, has raised $6M in a new funding round, the
*INNOVATION: Irvine Co. Offers Flexible Workspaces With No Upfront Costs and With Leases that Start at Just Six Months….
As we head into the new year, Irvine Co. is touting its Flex Workspace+ to meet the needs of the nation’s evolving workforce. It offers turnkey, fully-furnished, tailored work spaces -- without upfront costs, and with lease terms that start
*NEWS: Capitalizing on Capital Gains to Help Grow Tech Startups. OC4 Venture Studio Creates Traditional and Non-Traditional Funds…..
How do you channel the vast amount of real estate wealth in OC into tech startups? You come up with a novel, disruptive way to do it, in a cool, edgy place. That’s just one of the innovative things that OC4 Venture
*NEWS: Holistic Hospitality Startup in SJC Raises $5M in Series A Round. Soul Community Planet Also Donates 5% of its Profits to Charitable Causes…..
A holistic hospitality company, that provides “fair-priced lodging, co-working and fitness experiences,” based on personal wellness, social good and the environment today announced it has raised $5 million in a Series A Preferred round. The aptly-named Soul Community Planet, with HQ
This article was originally published by SoCalTech, with whom OCSN has a partnership: Carlsbad-based molecular diagnostics developer ChromaCode has raised $28M in a Series C funding, the company announced this morning, in a funding led by Northpond Ventures. The new funding round also