*PEOPLE: Alorica Hires Colson Hillier as CMO. He’ll Draw on His Tech Commercialization Expertise to Bring NextGen Products and Services to Market…
A company that creates innovative customer experience products and services announced the addition of Colson Hillier to its executive leadership team as CMO. Alorica, with HQ in Irvine, announced the news in a May 21 press release. Hillier, who’s based out
NEWS: Majority of Multi-Million Donation to UCI From Beall Family Foundation Will Go To University’s Innovation Platform
The majority of a multi-million dollar gift from The Beall Family Foundation to UCI will go to the university’s innovation platform, which will now be renamed UCI Beall Applied Innovation. The donation was led by Donald R. Beall and
An innovative Irvine company that provides cloud-based location intelligence services has been acquired. LightBox acquired Digital Map Products. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. The transaction is expected to close in the coming weeks. LightBox’s goal is to provide real
A decade ago in the aviation industry, shrinking technology, falling prices and increasing capability meant that for the first time, airlines could completely upgrade air frames every four or five years. Now this trend is happening in the space industry.
An incubator with an outpost in Irvine announced record results from its portfolio companies last year: $266 million in financing and six exits. EvoNexus announced the results in a May 1 press release. The six exits were: - Edico Genome by Illumina for $100 million
The VC system created by white men is broken and there’s no incentive to change it. That was just one of the opinions expressed yesterday during a spirited panel conversation at a diversity innovation forum hosted April 30 by the Alliance for
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,
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.
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
This Q&A is with Ray Grainger, the CEO and founder of Mavenlink, which just raised $48 million in a Series E. Mavenlink, with HQ in Irvine, is a SaaS platform for professional and marketing services organizations. OCSN: How much has Mavenlink raised