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OC startups news: A free community service of the OC Startup Council, this OC startups blog is dedicated to promoting the growth of early stage technology startups in our community. Read on for the latest news updates from around the Orange County high tech and software startup ecosystem - and subscribe for free news updates by email, too! Whether your... Read more →

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New Orange County Ecosystem Directory Listings: CSUF Startup Incubator, CUBEWORK, Grow to 50M

Welcome to these new free listings in the OC Startup Council Startup Ecosystem Directory: Incubators & Accelerators: CSUF Startup Incubator - Irvine Real Estate: CUBEWORK - Irvine Consulting: Grow to 50M - Laguna Woods Visit these partners to learn how they can help your OC startup grow! (And get a free listing for your company or organization in the OCSC... Read more →

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Women in Cyber Security Career Day

WiCyS SoCal presents a day of cybersecurity career guidance, sponsored by Webster University. Join them Saturday, October 19 from 8:00AM to 4:00PM at Webster University, 32 Discovery, Irvine, CA. Want to get into cybersecurity, but not sure what to do? Come meet industry professionals from different cybersecurity fields and ask them anything! Get resume guidance / revisions and practice your... Read more →

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$50K SBA Grant for Women Entrepreneurs

UCI Beall Applied Innovation Receives $50K in Funding from U.S. Small Business Administration UCI Beall Applied Innovation recently received $50,000 from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) in support of women-led startup companies. The funds will be used to help educate and encourage women entrepreneurs to apply for Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer (SBIR/STTR) funds. “The... Read more →

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New Accelerate OC Podcast: CEO of Internet Marketing Association (IMA)

Sean is the CEO of the Internet Marketing Association or IMA. Since 2001, IMA has been one of the largest organizations for professionals across business disciplines in marketing, creative and development, and has been an active network, with over 1 million members! Sean is also a principal at Epic Insurance Brokers, where he provides business insurance products and consulting, while... Read more →

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New Orange County Ecosystem Directory Listing: Alliance for SoCal Innovation

Welcome to the Alliance for SoCal Innovation: Alliance for SoCal Innovation - Pasadena - The Alliance links innovators to capital and experienced operators through a unique partnership with SoCal’s research institutions and business leaders in order to nurture and accelerate the growth of a vibrant entrepreneurial ecosystem in Southern California. OC Startup Ecosystem Directory Category: Community Organizations Visit this partner... Read more →

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OC Tech Halloween Masquerade Gala

OC Tech Happy Hour's end of year community appreciation Masquerade Gala Grateful to their community for a wonderful 2019 Join them Tuesday, October 29 from 6:00PM to 9:00PM at The MET, 535 Anton Boulevard, Costa Mesa. OCTHH’s end of year appreciation event to say a big THANK YOU for the support of the OC Tech Community. GET MORE EVENT INFO... Read more →

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Orange County: Investor Reverse Pitch and Startup Pitch

This event highlights Family office, Venture Capital, and other accredited investor groups seeking to fund high-quality growth startups, as well as TEN Capital Clients seeking funding. Join them Thursday, October 24 from 3:00PM to 6:00PM at K&L Gates LLP, 1 Park Plaza, Irvine. The program includes an Investor Reverse Pitches, Startup Pitches with an investor lead, and networking both during... Read more →

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Event Partners & Producers: Looking for Startup Supporters & Friends Directory Listings

We’re looking for more Event Partners & Producers who serve technology startup companies here in Orange County. Do you know any? Why? We need more Event Partners & Producers listings to build the most complete list of resources to help startups in Orange County! Join the OCSC to Get Your Event Company Noticed Does your organization or company provide services... Read more →

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Tech M&A Market Update 10/16

For technology CEOs that are exploring M&A transactions: Join Corum Group Ltd for the most up-to-date Tech M&A conference for executives and buyers in software, IT and related technology. Join them Wednesday, October 16 from 8:30AM to 10:30AM at Offices of Brown & Streza LLP, 40 Pacifica, 15th Floor, Irvine. High valuations, disruptive change, aggressive new buyers, and record cash... Read more →

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New OC Startup Job Listings: Allergan, CloudSpot, Brand Buddha, Prosum, Resolve, CRT

Orange County startups are hiring developers and engineers! Check out these new local product designer, full stack developer, full stack engineer, and technical support engineer job opportunities: Allergan Data Labs - Product Designer - Irvine Personalized digital experiences for Allergan's medical aesthetics portfolio of brands. CloudSpot - Full Stack Developer - Irvine Taking photo sharing to new heights for photographers... Read more →

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Founders Live Long Beach // Fast-Pitch Competition

Don't miss the most talked about, written about pitch competition in Long Beach! Founders Live has been featured in The Long Beach Business Journal (Sep 2019), The Grunion (September 2019), and Long Beach Press-Telegram (February 2019). Join them Wednesday, October 16 from 7:00PM to 9:00PM at Ironfire, 4195 N Viking Way Ste D, Long Beach, CA. Founders Live is a... Read more →

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OCSC New Supporting Startup Company Member: Subsync

Welcome to Subsync, a new Supporting Member of the OC Startup Council! Subsync has developed a mobile application that automatically synchronizes the teachers schedule in real-time with Mindbody. It allows the teacher to request a drop and send invites out to qualified teachers. The substitution requests are then available to other teachers to accept or decline. When a class drop... Read more →

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New Accelerate OC Podcast: Executive Director, UCI Beall Applied Innovation

Richard Sudek is the Chief Innovation Officer at UC Irvine, and Executive Director of UCI Beall Applied Innovation. Over the last 5 years there, he’s firmly established the center as a key part of the innovation ecosystem here. As well as connected it to the OC community and what he calls an “innovation district”, and accelerated UC Irvine’s efforts in... Read more →

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Zoho One All-in-One Platform Software Free Training

Join our friends from Zoho Software for a free, educational seminar on how Zoho One's complete platform of business apps can help you market, sell, support, account, collaborate, and analyze so you can spend more time on your business. Zoho One is a revolutionary all-in-one, cloud-based platform to run your entire business—an unprecedented 40+ integrated applications on one account, with... Read more →

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