Lawn Love Expands In Orange County

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San Diego-based Lawn Love , which provides on-demand, lawn mowing and care services, says it has launched its services in Orange County, as part of an expansion effort. lawn love orange county ondemand moving market marketplace expansionLawn Love says it is backed by such investors as Joe Montana, Alexis Ohanian, Barbara Corcoran, Bullpen Capital, and others, and was part of the 2014 Y-Combinator startup incubator program.

HopSkipDrive Expands To Orange County

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Los Angeles-based on-demand, ride service for kids, HopSkipDrive said this morning that it has expanded its service into Orange County. Orange County is the second market for the service, which background checks and fingerprints all of its drivers. hopskipdrive children kids childcare uber ridesharing lyft marketplace expansion orange county nanny

Flywheel Expands Into Orange County

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Flywheel , one of a number of mobile app developers offering up smartphone-driven, transportation-on-demand in Southern California, said this week that it has now expanded to Orange County. flywheel taxi rideshare uber lyft sidecar orange county irvine transportation smartphone mobile market

Orange County Gets New Incubators

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Orange County is ramping up its business acceleration and incubation activity, according to a report today from the Orange County Register, which says there are three new accelerators/incubators launching in the county, including FastStart.studio , a incubator and accelerator in Irvine, Frost Venture Partners , aimed at the big data and cloud market, and Kimco Entrepreneurs Year Start , a program aimed at providing free rent and flexible leases specifically for first-time, retail entrepreneurs.

Zillow Plans Jobs, New Office In Orange County

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Real estate website Zillow , known for its "Zillow Zestimate" home valuation tool and other related real estate services, is planning to open a new office in Orange County, and also plans to ramp up hiring in the new office. zillow employment jobs orange county realestate real estate

Orange County's OCTANe, OCVG Merge

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Two major orange county technology advocacy and business groups, OCTANe and the Orange County Venture Group (OCVG) said today that they have merged their organizations. Both groups have regularly run events geared toward the high tech market in Orange County. Tags: octane ocvg orange county technology event organization venture capital group nonprofit

First Ever Startup Weekend Orange County Live!

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As you all know TechZulu is a huge supporter of Startup Weekend, and when we had the chance to be part of the very first Orange County (my home town) Startup Weekend we jumped on board. Maneesh focuses on the medical information technology markets.

Whole Foods, Instacart Plan Expansion Into Orange County

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Natural and organic goods supermarket Whole Foods Market and sam day delivery service Instacart announce today that they will be expanding into Orange County, one of the first markets in a national expansion which will allow consumers to order groceries from Whole Foods Market for same day delivery. county orange groceries grocery same crowdsourcing delivery ondemand foods whole instacart

Orange County Private Equity

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Tuesday, October 21, 2008 -- Orange County Private Equity - Alive and Thriving During Turbulent Times! Orange County Venture Group. Hear from Orange County's leading private equity players. Learn how the current market turmoil is affecting the lending markets, mergers and acquisitions, and private equity investments.

MOTM Orange County

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Tuesday, October 13, 2009 -- MOTM Orange County. Paul Mobley leads the first Meeting of the Minds in Orange County. Whether collaborating on marketing, development, sales strategies, emerging technologies; our intention is to inform and empower our members to optimize their respective endeavors. Our speaker will be Kurt Daradics, co-founder of MOTM, who will be sharing about his experience winning third place at TechCrunch50 in Sept 2009.

MOTM Orange County with Rhonda Rohrabacher

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Tuesday, November 17, 2009 -- MOTM Orange County with Rhonda Rohrabacher.Rhonda Rohrabacher from Huntington Beach will be our guest speaker on November 17 at MOTM Orange County. The topic for conversation will be how technology has changed the political landscape and how the lessons learned impact strategy, marketing, and communications in all industries.

Andre Bourque: All Monetization, No 'Ums' at Orange County's Startup Weekend

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Five teams competed in Orange County this past weekend. Teams were here to build a product to sell, not merely to produce an idea without a market. Read more: Slidepollajax , Hackathon , Startups , Tech Startups , Los-Angeles-Tech , Startup Weekend , Orange County , Los Angeles News Particularly notable in this Southern California version of a San Francisco hackathon was a focus on product viability.

All Monetization, No 'Ums' at Orange County's Startup Weekend

The Huffington Post

Five teams competed in Orange County this past weekend. Teams were here to build a product to sell, not merely to produce an idea without a market Particularly notable in this Southern California version of a San Francisco hackathon was a focus on product viability.

All Monetization, No 'Ums' at Orange County's Startup Weekend

The Huffington Post

Five teams competed in Orange County this past weekend. Teams were here to build a product to sell, not merely to produce an idea without a market Particularly notable in this Southern California version of a San Francisco hackathon was a focus on product viability.

All Monetization, No 'Ums' at Orange County's Startup Weekend

The Huffington Post

Five teams competed in Orange County this past weekend. Teams were here to build a product to sell, not merely to produce an idea without a market Particularly notable in this Southern California version of a San Francisco hackathon was a focus on product viability.

Snappr Hopes To Connect Users In LA, OC With Photographers

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On-demand, photography marketplace Snappr said on Thursday that it is expanding its service across Los Angeles and Orange County, allowing users to get everything from graduation photos to headshots. snappr photography market marketplace ondemand launch orange county angeles

Impinj Sees Surge In IPO

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Impinj , the developer of RFID chips and products which has operations in Orange County, saw a surge in its IPO this morning, and was trading around $17.24 The company now trades on the NASDAQ Global Select Market as PI. The company was initially started by founders split between Orange County and Seattle. impinj venture capital merger acquisition exit rfid semiconductor nasdaq orange county

Impinj, With Offices In OC, Sets IPO Pricing Range

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Impinj is selling 4,600,000 shares of its common stock on the NASDAQ Global Select Market as "PI", is venture backed by ARCH Venture Partners, Polaris Partners, Madrona Venture Group, Mobius Venture Capital, Intel, GF Private Equity, and AllianceBernstein. The company's IPO is being underwritten by RBC Capital Markets, Pacific Crest Securities, Piper Jaffray, Needham & Company, and Canaccord Genuity.

General Assembly To Open New Location In Irvine

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General Assembly offers up courses on everything from software coding to web design and marketing. general assembly coding school training technical skills irvine orange countyGeneral Assembly , the provider of technical skills training, which has an active campus in Santa Monica, says it is will be opening up a new location in Irvine.

Zillow Planning To Hire 100 In Irvine

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Orange County's latest, high tech employer, Zillow , launched a grand opening of its new offices on Michelson Drive this week, saying that it plans to hire up to 100 people in its new office in the location. Zillow, which operates the online real estate site known for its "Zillow Zestimates", had said in April that it would be opening up a new location in the OC, looking to tap into what it says is a "highly talented local job market."

Shervin Talieh | The Force Behind a Rising Tech Scene

Tech Zulu Event

Shervin Talieh, founder and CEO of Drumbi , an OC-based startup, is one of the bright tech stars in Orange County who is disrupting telephony through the creation of an innovative communications platform.

Mix@Six

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Orange County Marketing Association. Wednesday, January 9, 2013 -- Mix@Six. See [link] (more

SendGrid Extends Into Email Marketing

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Anaheim- and Boulder, Colorado-based SendGrid , which develops email delivery services and software, is making a big expansion today, into email marketing. SendGrid said it has launched a brand new, email marketing service which is aimed at marketers looking to reliably send high volumes of mail. SendGrid said the new service is aimed at displacing current, email marketing service providers, who the company said have been holding users "hostage" with their high prices.

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SendGrid Acquires Bizzy

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SendGrid , which provides email delivery services for companies for their transactional emails, and which has a big Orange County office, announced today that it has acquired email marketing automation startup Bizzy. Bizzy develops email marketing automation software aimed at small-to-medium sized companies. SendGrid said it will use Bizzy's team and software to bring new capabilities to its Marketing Campaigns product.

OCAMA Kickoff

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Thursday, August 26, 2010 -- Orange County American Marketing Association Kickoff. See [link] (more

OCAMA Kickoff Party

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Orange County Chapter American Marketing Association. Friday, August 6, 2010 -- OCAMA Kickoff Party. See [link] (more

Lessons For Entrepreneurs From Tech Coast Angels

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The Tech Coast Angels talk about improving your chances for long-term success in the lead article of the November SCribe Newsletter. Check this out, along with our other feature articles and links to the upcoming event schedule. Here are quick links to the feature articles in this issue: Lessons For Entrepreneurs From Tech Coast Angels. 10 Invisible Threats To Every Business. Member Spotlight:

Spokeo Targets Law Enforcement Market With Social Media Search Tool

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Pasadena-based Spokeo , which offers up an online "people search" tool, said it has launched a new product specifically aimed at the law enforcement market. Henderson is a Reserve Deputy Sheriff and veteran of the Orange County Sheriffs Department, and also served as Dignitary Protection for US Ambassador George Argyos (Former US Ambassador to Spain).

Private Equity Firm Puts Epicor Software On Market

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Epicor Software , the supply chain management software company whose roots are in Orange County, has been put up for sale by private equity firm Apax Partners, according to reports Tuesday. The WSJ said that Apax Partners, which owns Epicor, is looking to sell Epicor for around $3.5 billion, and has hired investment banking firm Jeffries to handle the sale.

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OCAMA Mix@6

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Networking event for Orange County marketers. Thursday, September 10, 2009 -- OCAMA's Mix@6. See [link] (more

Dolly Expands Furniture Delivery To LA, OC

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On-demand furniture moving and delivery service Dolly said this morning that it has launched its service in Los Angeles and Orange County, as part of a broader national expansion for the company. Dolly said that it now operates its service in a total of 11 markets nationwide. dolly furniture delivery angeles national expansion ondemand market marketplace

A Different Kind of Incubator - The Hive

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skip to main | skip to sidebar SoCal CTO Saturday, February 17, 2007 A Different Kind of Incubator - The Hive I recently met with The Hive a new incubator in Orange County. Early Stage Marketing and Branding – Farida Fotouh. Marketing, Startups and Networking in Los Angeles. This company was started by Victoria Duff (who many of us know from back in the late 90s), Phillis Lane (who I have known for quite a few years) and Jon Bukosky.

Instacart Expands In OC, Adds 99 Ranch

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Grocery delivery service Instacart is doubling its coverage of Orange County, the company said this morning, and will begin offering up its deliveries in a long list of zip codes in the county. The company said the expansion will serve twice as many Orange County residents than it had before.

Shift Gets $37M More To Ramp Online Used Auto Sales

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Online used car marketplace Shift , which has two offices‌ in Southern California--its biggest market--has raised $37M more in funding, the company said today. The company, which has two locations here, one serving Los Angeles and Orange County, and the other in San Diego, is based in San Francisco. cars market marketing capital venture sale auto used online shift

OCAMA

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Orange County Chapter, American Marketing Association. Thursday, February 26, 2009 -- OCAMA. Speaker from Tribune Direct. See [link] (more