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UCLA 48hr Startup | Catch It Live On TechZulu

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This weekend UCLA has put together 48hr Startup and TechZulu will be there to bring you all the final startup presentations live. UCLA 48hr Startup brings together people with technical, design or business background to share ideas, form teams, build products and launch startups.

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The Startup UCLA Accelerator Is About Entrepreneurship Not Investment Returns

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The Startup UCLA Accelerator Is About Entrepreneurship Not Investment Returns. Next → Later today, the Startup UCLA accelerator will have its inaugural demo day. UCLA doesn’t aim to make a financial return. Follow PandoDaily: Search. Main menu. Skip to primary content.

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Congrats To The Spotlight: LA Tech Fall Presenting Companies at UCLA

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This Spotlight takes place Thursday, October 27, at UCLA. Where: UCLA Anderson School of Management, 110 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095. They are dedicated to providing high-availability systems, beautiful user interfaces, furious developer support and unparalleled customer care. As of May 2010, CallFire has over 20,000 customers! Custom ad deals and partnerships.

Submissions Now Open For Spotlight: LA Tech Spring

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TechZulu and The Entrepreneurship Association at UCLA’s Anderson School of Management are pleased to announce Spotlight: LA Tech Spring. This Spotlight takes place Thursday, April 25, at UCLA Korn Hall. Custom ad deals and partnerships.

Two Bit Circus Co-Founder Brent Bushnell to Keynote TechZulu Spotlight: LA Tech

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This Thursday TechZulu and the Entrepreneurship Association at UCLA’s Anderson School of Management are pleased to bring you Spotlight: LA Tech Spring. This Spotlight takes place Thursday, April 25, at UCLA Korn Hall. Custom ad deals and partnerships.

Submissions Now Open For Spotlight: LA Tech Fall

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TechZulu and The Entrepreneurship Association at UCLA’s Anderson School of Management are pleased to announce Spotlight: LA Tech Fall. They are dedicated to providing high-availability systems, beautiful user interfaces, furious developer support and unparalleled customer care.

Startups Apply Now! TechZulu Week | April 24, 25, 26 #TZWeek

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Starting off in Santa Monica at ROC for a fireside chat with CBS Interactive, then heading to Westwood at UCLA for Spotlight: LA Tech, and ending at NextSpace / Amplify LA in Venice for TechZulu Final Friday. This Spotlight takes place Thursday, April 25, at UCLA Korn Hall.

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REACH Connected Future | Cleantech Recap

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Sandra Itkoff – Entrepeneur in Residence, UCLA Institute for Innovation and Technology Transfer. Mike Swords – Executive Director of Strategic Research Initiatives and Global Partnerships, UCLA.

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Unusual Perk For SoCal Technology Firm: Unlimited, Paid Vacation

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LRN--which is around the corner from UCLA--serves such customers as 3M, Dow, Johnson & Johnson, Loews, Pfizer and Siemens. In what might be one of the more unusual perks for a Southern California high tech company, LRN , a developer of enterprise compliance and ethics software, has an unlimited, paid vacation policy. The firm's policy recently came to light in a WSJ article.

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WESAWIT | Experience Events Through The Eyes of The Crowd

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Thibault Mathieu: Morgan and I were both in film school at UCLA. We were initially covering events like sports and arts festivals when we first launched a beta version of the WESAWIT app at UCLA. We were also really happy when we first launched our beta at UCLA.

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Taming The Enterprise Texting Tiger, With TigerText's Brad Brooks

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How difficult has it been to get your customers to understand the exposure with SMS? Some of the first customers we had were in obstetrics. An example of this is you might be a physician at Cedars, but also be a physician at UCLA and a physician at St John''s.

Kareo: Bringing The Power Of the Cloud to Small Medical Practices

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We use a recurring revenue model, where a customer pays us a few hundred dollars on average. We were small, and had about ten engineers, providing customer solutions for businesses in Southern California. We went to college together at UCLA, and he was one of the early guys at Scour.

LA Tech Startup Innovators and Fun Facts

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philosophie has worked with some of the world’s biggest names: Google, Nissan, Nintendo, UCLA, and more. Silicon Valley? That’s so yesterday. Today’s startup innovators come from about six hours south of Silicon Valley.

LawKick: A Modern Way To Find Legal Help

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We also have a couple of grad school interns from LMU, UCLA, and elsewhere. Michael Chasin: The most challenging part of any startup is getting in front of people, and finding customers. It''s never a great time: you figure out you have a legal problem, and need to find a lawyer.

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Ten Tech Entrepreneurs Who Are Putting LA on the Map

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Even though their business model was tweaked a little while ago to give customers additional leniency, the business is still expecting to break $100 million in revenue this year, up from $25 million in 2010. I worthy cause, with a tough customer, the DOD. Follow PandoDaily: Search.

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Changing the Face of Digital Signage: Nanxi Liu of Enplug

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Their unique “provide value to customers first” mantra sets them apart in the digital signage industry. Like Zach, he left UCLA to jump in with both feet. We pushed to find out how we could add value to the business/cafe/bar owners who we consider our customers and stakeholders.”

TechZulu Presents: The Annual Startup Forecast

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He has also been a guest lecturer at Stanford, USC, and UCLA. Custom ad deals and partnerships. TechZulu is excited to invite you to the 2014 Startup and Entrepreneurial Forecast taking place on Tuesday Jan. 28 from 7pm-10pm in Santa Monica.

Changing the Face of Digital Signage: Nanxi Liu of Enplug

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Their unique “provide value to customers first” mantra sets them apart in the digital signage industry. Like Zach, he left UCLA to jump in with both feet. We pushed to find out how we could add value to the business/cafe/bar owners who we consider our customers and stakeholders.”

Vision, School, & Work | Interview with Jim Farley CMO Ford Motors

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Customers know what works well and are frustrated by the lack of innovation in the industry. There’s a strong need to customize UI and car companies are realizing their $700 navigation systems just aren’t going to sell as well as a free app from Google.

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Interview with Kos Galatsis, Carbonics

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One of the companies on that journey is Los Angeles-based Carbonics (www.carbonics.com), which is taking technology developed in the labs of USC and UCLA, and bringing it to use in the wireless semiconductor market. You also asked about our labs, and we have been fortunate to be part of the UCLA Incubator, which you may know houses the California Nanosystems Institute.

How FilmBreak Is Bringing Data and Analytics To Hollywood, with Darren Marble

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My co-founder and CTO, Steven Corwin, is a graduate of UCLA's Electrical Engineering program, and built our program and lead the development of our technology platform. Hollywood's an old industry, used to doing business in traditional ways.

Interview with Elizabeth Amini, Anti-Aging Games

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Elizabeth Amini: My first company was in graphic design, and provide both graphics for the entertainment industry, but also buildling websites for UCLA and all kinds of places around science, astrophysics, and those types of departments.

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Interview with Wes Nichols, MarketShare

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Its primary goal is to focus on identifying what is truly driving demand, analytically, so that our customers can optimize their activities. Do your customers understand the need for your product, and has that been an issue?

How to Not Suck at a Group Presentation

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It’s a shame because the ability to nail these presentations at key conferences can be once-in-a-lifetime opportunities to influence journalists, business partners, potential employees, customers and VCs. This was evident at the Twiistup pre-event company pitch last week at UCLA.

Mindshare LA Brings the Power of “Play” to Santa Monica

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Campbell can custom tailor an experience around client and partner goals, and with bigger budgets from sponsorships, Mindshare can create even more epic events. The recent partnership with UCLA is what initially brought Mindshare to the Westside.

Interview with Wes Brodsky, SaveFans

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When I graduated from UCLA in 1999, I started working for an accounting firm. It is now very, very customer friendly. In recent weeks, online ticketing has seen a surge in interest and funding.

How to Engineer Tissues and Organs

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Thursday, November 13, 2008 -- "How to Engineer Tissues and Organs" Dr. Bill Tawil, UCLA Scientists are learning how to grow tissues in the lab and make customized replacement organs. See [link] (more

TX Zhuo Talks About LA's Newest Venture Fund, Karlin Ventures

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We don't need for you to be breakeven company, but a business with paying customers is great validation in itself. I think the right team and network are very important, as is traction, validated by customers.

Burn the bridges behind.

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As I look back at insights I might share, I wade through the trite suggestions of ‘work hard’ and ‘treat the customer well.’ It was about the earliest days of our life together when we moved to Westwood so I could attend UCLA. By Frank Peters. I became an entrepreneur because I had to.

Spotlight: LA Tech Fall Judges Include Mike Jones, CallFire, Idealab, Tech Coast Angels, Coloft

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Where: UCLA Anderson School of Management, 110 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095. They are dedicated to providing high-availability systems, beautiful user interfaces, furious developer support and unparalleled customer care. As of May 2010, CallFire has over 20,000 customers!

Enrou: Combining Causes and Commerce To Help Improve The World

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We went to junior high school and UCLA together. We were seniors at UCLA, and both of us in very different areas. How can you make your shopping during the holidays more than just a gift--but something that might actually improve lives around the world?

Can You Really Build a Great Tech Firm Outside Silicon Valley?

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We have world-class universities like Caltech, UCLA, USC and more. If you hit a groove on funding and customer growth it does become a challenge to ramp quickly. This article originally appeared on TechCrunch.

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You Can’t Look for a Job from a Remote Location – It Doesn’t Work

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If she’s not up for transferring to UCLA – that’s fine. And that business trip to SF for a week to meet customers? I’ve had this conversation so many times it’s painful.

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Atiz Rolls Out New Book Scanner

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Atiz said its customers include UCLA, and the Los Angeles Public Library, among others. Los Angeles-based Atiz Innovation said Friday that it has unveiled a new device, which allows users to easily digitize books.

Social Media Marketing

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The German American Business Association (GABA) and Epic States, invite you to an exciting workshop and panel discussion focusing on the social media industry followed by a reception at the UCLA Anderson School of Management. For businesses, blogs and online video have become central to marketing to, and engaging with, customers and partners. Wednesday, September 1, 2010 -- Social Media Marketing. German American Business Association.

Word of Mouth in the Modern World

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Wednesday, August 15, 2012 -- OCAMA Signature Speaker Series - Peter Kraus, UCLA Anderson School of Business. If business people know what to do they would judiciously exploit the resources available, but they are not necessarily trained to hear the subtle and complex, but not vague customer message for developing a more effective value proposition. Topic: "Word of Mouth in the Modern World - Selling in a Tempest" Times of adversity create the greatest opportunities.

Interview with Carey Ransom, RealPractice

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I was interested in the opportunity, because although the firm had been around for some number of years, they had an interesting product, great customers, and the legal market is a massive market.

Insights and Opinions: GRP's Suster On How Not To Suck On Presentations

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It's a shame because the ability to nail these presentations at key conferences can be once-in-a-lifetime opportunities to influence journalists, business partners, potential employees, customers and VCs. This was evident at the Twiistup pre-event company pitch last week at UCLA.

Thanks to our sponsors!

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Custom Insurance Programs for Technology Companies. Tech Coast Angels Fast Pitch - February 24th - UCLA. Thanks to all of our sponsors, who make our coverage of Southern California's technology industry possible: Sponsors. Redpoint Ventures (www.redpoint.com). Backing Southern California's next great technology companies. Silicon Valley Bank (www.svb.com). Helping entrepreneurs succeed. Binary Pulse Technology Marketing (www.binarypulse.com).

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Spotlight: LA Tech | One Year, Recap, and Thank You!

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Many thanks to everyone who participated in last night’s Spotlight: LA Tech at UCLA’s Anderson School of Management. CallFire provides Voice and SMS Solutions to over 40,000 customers including political groups, non-profits, insurance agents, small business owners, and marketers.