A company in the package management space --that started in OC and was recently acquired -- has added two new VP’s to its growing retail team. Parcel Pending, which still maintains a presence in Irvine, hired Cynthia Aadal
Ingram Micro, a leader in technology and supply chain services with a presence in Irvine, has made an additional $10 million note investment in an e-commerce logistics startup. It re-invested in HDS Global, and its RoboFS Purchaser Program. HDS,
A med-device startup announced the findings of a recent study that described its tech as a non-invasive optical imaging method for rapidly assessing compromised circulation in tissue in lower extremities. Modulim, formerly known as Modulated Imaging, announced the news in an April 23 press release.
With juggling work and family, many people just don’t have enough time to take care of personal errands. Hiring someone to do that for you typically costs close to $40/hour. TaskRabbit is the granddaddy of these services, having launched in 2008, with HQ in
Children who can read proficiently by the third grade are more likely to complete high school and higher education. Since only 37% of fourth grade students nationwide can read according to their grade level, there’s ample opportunity for companies to make a difference in this realm.
A startup with a platform that uses AI as a hiring consultant has nailed down an OC office location. Jobot will be moving into a temporary office space at the Boardwalk on Jamboree on May 1. The space will contain room for
Children in areas like Japan, China and Korea typically pay $10,000 a year for English-language instruction in their home countries. A startup with an outpost in OC is capitalizing on that. It’s created an online platform and two apps to teach English. And, it
Employees of an online construction equipment rental marketplace is helping to build a new Habitat for Humanity of Orange County home in Fullerton. BigRentz employees will return to the site May 17 with leaders from other OC companies for a
Here are the key takeaways from JLL's recent report: Innovation in Orange County was strong in 2018 fueled by tech and life science firms raising a total of $1.5 billion. Tech companies raised $915.7 million, while life sciences accounted for $621.4
Jeff Brain has been involved in civic efforts for as long as he can remember. When he joined Twitter and Facebook, to help in those efforts, he said he found the discussions to be “unproductive and toxic. ” He wanted a platform