*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
*FEATURE: Why Would an Irvine Digital Media Company Buy a Luxury Watch Brand? To Diversify Into E-Commerce…
Why would a company that does social media campaigns for brands backed by celebrities and influencers buy a luxury watch company? For Chase Wimberly, founder and CEO of Future Media in Irvine, that was a simple decision. His background is in M&A. “I’m
*NEWS: De-Risking an Investment Proposal Paid Off For Shark Tank Contestant. Lisa Nguyen, Co-Founder of Baubles, Persevered and Got $100,000 Investment
When Lisa Nguyen got rejected from all the sharks, when she appeared on Shark Tank recently to request an investment in her children's shoe company, Baubles + Soles, she realized she had to de-risk the deal. So, she said the following,
*NEWS: Startup That Developed Career Growth and Development Platform Will Use $2M Recently Raised For Its Own Growth. LeggUP Primarily Backed by WFG Family Ventures….
A professional development platform that connects business coaches with companies has raised $2 million, primarily from WFG Family Ventures. LeggUP, with HQ in Newport Beach, announced the news in a November 21 press release. The startup, which launched in 2017, connects,
*NEWS: Startup in Aesthetic Contouring Market Says It Will Use $14 Million Just Raised to Achieve Regulatory Approval
A startup that develops new technologies for aesthetic contouring said it will use the $14 million it just raised in a Series A round for completing “a pivotal study and performance testing to achieve regulatory clearance.” Recros Medica closed the round
Industrious, a national co-working company, announced today its plans to expand its presence in OC, with a new location in Costa Mesa. Industrious is partnering with EQ Office, which is wholly-owned by Blackstone's real estate funds, on its recently-announced Canvas
This article was first published on SoCalTech, with whom OCSN has a partnership: Irvine-based NextGen Healthcare says it has completed its acquisition of Medfusion, which had been announced in November. The deal was worth $43M in cash, according to earlier announcements on the details