Snapchat will make Los Angeles a stronger tech hub
DECEMBER 2, 2016
Column Social TC Los Angeles Snapchat PayPal Mafia Evan SpiegelIt’s quite possible that Snapchat could do the same for L.A.
Los Angeles tech companies take a victory lap with planned tech job fair
JANUARY 13, 2017
Events TC Job Fair Los Angeles TechFair LAcoming up, the future’s so bright entrepreneurs might want to wear… Spectacles.
Los Angeles Hosts the Oscars and the Tech.Co Startup Showcase
JULY 18, 2016
It’s no secret that Los Angeles is home to a bevy of celebrities. startups wanting to get recognized, Tech.Co’s Startup Showcase in Los Angeles on July 26th is the perfect opportunity. Sign up today for the Los Angeles event and bring your team. And for those L.A. and Celebrate conference.
Los Angeles’s Secret to Startup Success
NOVEMBER 12, 2015
When Los Angeles, CA was listed as the fastest-growing tech startup region in 2014, many guesses were raised about the root cause of its success. Could it be the large number of new companies? No, to see the strength of Los Angeles’ startup scene, you must look at the whole story. The L.A. Startup Future. If L.A.’s
Jun Group Expands In Orange County, Los Angeles
JUNE 5, 2015
New York-based mobile ad platform developer Jun Group is expanding in both Orange County and Los Angeles, saying it is looking to tap into a hotbed of engineering talent in Orange County. The company, which focuses on native, brand-safe video ad placements, serves such clients as Chevrolet, McDonald's, Purina, Microsoft, and others.
Los Angeles Startup Community
MAY 17, 2011
I was just talking with someone who's new to Los Angeles and wanting to connect into the Los Angeles Startup Community. Los Angeles Startup Community Posts/Articles Here are some interesting articles and posts on the ecosystem around startups in Los Angeles.
Ocho Opens Office In Los Angeles
APRIL 23, 2015
Ocho , a New York-based developer of a mobile video messaging app which lets users share 8-second videos with each other, said Thursday that it has opened up a new office in Los Angeles. The company said it has hired Andy Schuon to head up the office. ocho angeles short form video sharing social messaging message
Venture Capital Investment in Los Angeles Drops
L.A. Business Journal
JANUARY 12, 2017
The flow of venture capital dollars invested into Los Angeles-area companies fell 16.3 percent from a high of $4.17 billion in 2015 to $3.49 billion last year, according to a report by Dow Jones Venture Source
Los Angeles Companies Continue To Dominate Top YouTube Channels
SEPTEMBER 19, 2012
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Jaunt Finds $65M To Open VR Studio In Los Angeles
SEPTEMBER 21, 2015
Jaunt , a developer of cinematic, virtual reality hardware and software, said this morning that it has opened up a new, virtual reality studio in Los Angeles, after receiving $65M in a Series C funding. READ MORE>>. jauntvr jaunt virtual reality content hollywood film cinema cinematic videos venture capital
Pritzker Group Increases Staff in Los Angeles to Hunt Early Stage Deals
L.A. Business Journal
NOVEMBER 29, 2016
office in order to purse more early-stage investments in local tech companies. Partner Gabe Greenbaum and Vice President Peter Liu have relocated from the firm’s Chicago office to Los Angeles. The company also recently hired Nico Gimenez, who joined as an associate.
Los Angeles Fast 500 Winners Announced
OCTOBER 19, 2011
The Los Angeles winners of the Deloitte Fast 500 ranking of fastest growing companies was announced last night at an event at Santa Monica's Shutters on the Beach, with 26 companies recognized in the overall 2011 Technology Fast 500, and three "Technology Rising Stars" recognized in the Los Angeles area.
Los Angeles, San Diego Among Top 10 Cities For Startups
AUGUST 24, 2012
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Arivale Brings Gene Sequencing Driven Wellness To Los Angeles
OCTOBER 11, 2016
Arivale , a health and wellness startup founded by genetic sequencing pioneer Dr. Leroy Hood, has launched itself into the Los Angeles market, as its first expansion beyond its home market of Seattle. Arivale raised $36M in 2015 from Maveron, ARCH Venture Partners and Polaris Partners. READ MORE>>.
Los Angeles Accelerator Report Card: Too Early To Tell
JULY 23, 2012
For our first measure, we tabulated the venture capital raised by accelerator firms --that is, companies that are tied to local accelerator/incubators.
H.Bloom Expands Into Los Angeles
JULY 17, 2013
H.Bloom , the luxury, subscription floral and gift delivery service backed by Shoedazzle''s Brian Lee, is expanding into Los Angeles today, saying that it will begin offering its services starting today. The company''s most notable investor is Brian Lee, the founder of ShoeDazzle and LegalZoom. READ MORE>>.
Warner Launches Startup Accelerator In Los Angeles
FEBRUARY 13, 2013
its Media Camp accelerator program wil lbe launching in Los Angeles, to help early stage companies create "disruptive innovations" in entertainment. Entertainment. According to Warner Bros., According to Warner Bros., The accelerator actually has been running a program in San Francisco, however, it looks like Warner Bros.
Lee Schneider: How Los Angeles Became A Startup Town
JUNE 10, 2015
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Pop culture stimulates the evolution of the LA tech scene
JULY 23, 2016
Los Angeles didn’t have much in terms of a real tech scene — and even San Francisco only had a few VCs or tech companies.
DeveloperAuction Targets Los Angeles With Job Auctions
OCTOBER 26, 2012
DeveloperAuction , a Bay Area startup which is looking to let employers bid for engineers on an auction basis, has expanded into Los Angeles, beyond an initial launch in the San Francisco Bay Area, New York, and Boston. developer auction employment angeles silicon beach jobsREAD MORE>>.
Los Angeles Ranks Among Top AngelList Cities
JULY 26, 2011
The Los Angeles area ranks among the top markets for activity on the angel investment service AngelList , according to new statistics released by the service Monday. According to AngelList, Los Angeles was third in the list of top five locations with activity on the service. READ MORE>>.
Tesla To Launch Model M3 In Los Angeles On March 31st
MARCH 16, 2016
Tesla Motors is getting set to launch its newest model--the mass market, Model 3--at an event on March 31st in Los Angeles, in what is expected to be watershed moment for the electric car company. Tesla maintains a small office in Hawthorne, right next to SpaceX, the space rocket company which is also headed by Elon Musk.
Tesla Unveils Upgraded Model S In Los Angeles
OCTOBER 13, 2014
Tesla Motors , the electric car company led by Elon Musk, rolled out its latest automobile in Los Angeles last week, showing off a new version of the Model S that includes dual motors, and new "autopilot" functionality which can help drivers change lanes, keep within the speed limit, and avoid collisions. READ MORE>>.
“Built In L.A.” Releases Its First Los Angeles Digital Startup Report
Tech Zulu Event
APRIL 25, 2013
It is hard to keep up with the newly formed companies and deals. As we reported earlier, Built in L.A., Built In L.A Board Member. Built in L.A.
Report: Los Angeles, New York Better For Female Founders
JANUARY 29, 2016
A report, issued earlier this week by venture firm the Female Founders Fund , says that Los Angeles, and New York, are better markets than Silicon Valley to find funding for female founders. READ MORE>>. female founders investment entrepreneur founded venture capital
Los Angeles Startup Weekend Live! | Get Your Dose of Startup Awesome
Tech Zulu Event
AUGUST 18, 2011
That’s right folks, we are now just a day away from Los Angeles Startup Weekend held at Coloft in Santa Monica.
No Doubt About It: You Need Video Ads for Your Company
SEPTEMBER 1, 2015
And while independent freelancers offer alternatives, it’s still a bit too expensive and time consuming for startup companies.
Instacart Expands In Los Angeles
MAY 1, 2014
On-demand grocery delivery service Instacart has expanded in Los Angeles, saying recently that it is now covering downtown Los Angeles and Culver City, and will deliver groceries from Ralphs and Costco. The company has been active in Los Angeles since April 3rd. READ MORE>>.
LA Group Launches Effort To Promote Technology Corridor In Los Angeles
DECEMBER 12, 2012
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Karlin Ventures Takes Aim At Los Angeles Startup Investments
OCTOBER 22, 2012
Los Angeles has a new, well funded, investment firm in town, with big plans for local investments: Karlin Ventures. Zhou recently moved to Los Angeles, after a stint at Innovations Endeavors, the venture fund of Eric Schmidt. karlin ventures startup angeles investment family officeKarlin Asset Management has $1.4
Airbnb Launches Room Cleaning Service For Hosts In Los Angeles
APRIL 9, 2014
Apparently, Los Angeles has become the center of the world for smartphone-driven house cleaning services, as Airbnb told hosts in the city Wednesday that it has tied up with smartphone-driven cleaning services Homejoy and Handybook to clean rooms between rentals via Airbnb. READ MORE>>.
ParkMe Sold! | Los Angeles Based Parking Assist Company Acquired By INRIX
Tech Zulu Event
SEPTEMBER 9, 2015
Today, ParkMe and INRIX become one company. Departments of Transportation, the U.K. Highways Agency and the Denmark Road Authority.
Los Angeles Web Developer
JANUARY 28, 2010
He was struggling to find high quality developers in Los Angeles. Just the kind of person I like to meet. :) But I was a bit surprised when he emphasized how hard it had been for them to find a web developer in Los Angeles. Yesterday, I met with someone at the early stage of a startup. In fact, after a bit he gave up.
WebVisible Moves Headquarters To Los Angeles
MAY 25, 2011
WebVisible , which helps small and medium sized businesses place online advertising, announced Wednesday afternoon that it has moved its headquarters from Irvine, to Los Angeles. The firm said the move is a part of an ongoing effort to "re-energize" the company, and to embrace the "collaborative vibe" of the area. READ MORE>>.
Be Great Fest | Celebrating Los Angeles’ Startup Ecosystem
Tech Zulu Event
AUGUST 27, 2013
Meet the next generation of startup success stories at Be Great Fest in Los Angeles. On Sept. startup ecosystem in the world, with L.A.
Indeed Prime On Why Los Angeles Is A Hot Technology Jobs Market
SEPTEMBER 15, 2016
Most of the insiders and hiring executives in Los Angeles know how hard it is to find technical talent in Los Angeles�but not all realize it's not because of lack of talent, but because of very high demand. Why did you pick Los Angeles for the new job service? because it's been such a hot job market. Thanks!
Los Angeles Becomes YouTube's Content Hub With New Playa Vista Studio
FEBRUARY 24, 2012
The Los Angeles area is fast becoming the content hub for online video site YouTube , a position that takes advantage of both the LA region's long history in the entertainment business, and the rise of a slew of startups producing content specifically aimed at the YouTube audience. READ MORE>>.
Los Angeles Ranks 6th In Tech Job Pay Survey
MARCH 16, 2012
Los Angeles ranks number six in a recent survey by Irvine-based recruiting firm CyberCoders. angeles technology jobs employment
Get It Delivered With Zipments | Los Angeles Begins Delivery
Tech Zulu Event
AUGUST 31, 2011
They are in doing a special LA courier and Info mixer here in Los Angeles on Thursday, September 1. Zipments focuses on delivery.
inLA Looks To Galvanize Los Angeles Entrepreneurs, Investors
FEBRUARY 18, 2014
The group says it hopes to help spur company and job creation in the innovation economy here in Los Angeles. READ MORE>>.