San Fernando Valley Startup Weekend

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Sunday, January 20, 2013 -- San Fernando Valley Startup Weekend. Startup Weekend is a global network of passionate leaders and entrepreneurs on a mission to inspire, educate, and empower individuals, teams and communities. Share ideas, form teams, and launch startups. See [link] (more

San Fernando Valley Startup Weekend

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Saturday, January 19, 2013 -- San Fernando Valley Startup Weekend. Startup Weekend is a global network of passionate leaders and entrepreneurs on a mission to inspire, educate, and empower individuals, teams and communities. Share ideas, form teams, and launch startups. See [link] (more

San Fernando Valley Startup Weekend

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Friday, January 18, 2013 -- San Fernando Valley Startup Weekend. Startup Weekend is a global network of passionate leaders and entrepreneurs on a mission to inspire, educate, and empower individuals, teams and communities. Share ideas, form teams, and launch startups. See [link] (more

SCQAA San Fernando Meeting

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Thursday, October 23, 2008 -- "Using the Balanced Scorecard to Measure Project Success" and "Three Leadership Competencies Every PM Needs " SCQAA San Fernando and PMI Los Padres Joint Meeting. See [link] (more

Mid-Year Economic Forecast

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Please join the Los Angeles Business Journal and San Fernando Valley Business Journal as we present our 2016 Mid-Year Economic Trends and Forecast. Friday, July 15, 2016 -- Mid-Year Economic Forecast. Our panel of regional experts from key industries in Southern California will take a look back at the first half of 2016, discuss the economic trends affecting the remainder of the year, and share their insights on where they feel the market is headed.

TechAmerica Senior Finance Executive Roundtable Series

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Carolyn Casavan is the President of the San Fernando Valley Green Team and an independent consultant in energy efficiency and sustainability. The San Fernando Valley Green Team connects business, education, government, and community resources to bring healthy, sustainable, green opportunities and jobs to the region. Thursday, August 25, 2011 -- TechAmerica Senior Finance Executive Roundtable Series.

ServiceTitan is LA’s least likely contender to be the next billion-dollar startup

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Located at the southeastern tip of the San Fernando Valley, the Los Angeles suburb counts its biggest employers as the adhesive manufacturer Avery Dennison; the Los Angeles industrial team for the real estate developer CBRE; the International House of Pancakes; Disney Consumer Products; DreamWorks Studios; Walt Disney Animation and Univision. The city of Glendale, Calif.

Intuit Chops 120 In Woodland Hills

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The layoffs--first uncovered by the San Fernando Business Journal--apparently are due to a shift at the company towards more cloud-based services. Financial software developer Intuit is cutting 120 employees in Woodland Hills, according to a state Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification, part of a larger cut involving locatoins in Illinois, Virginia, and Arizona.

More Free Rides In LA From Taxi Magic

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Taxi Magic''s service area stretches from Santa Monica and the Westside to the San Fernando Valley on the North, parts--but not all--of Pasadena on the East, to roughly Manhattan Beach on the South. The battle for mindshare--and riders--in Los Angeles is continuing today, as Taxi app provider Taxi Magic announced that it will gain offer up free taxi rides to people who uses the company''s app to hail a cab, through Friday, May 9th.

CLU Boots Up New Startup Center

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In an effort to bolster startups and entrepreneurs in the San Fernando, East Ventura and Santa Clarita Valleys, a group has just started a new Center for Entrepreneurship and Growth , which will provide training, coaching, consulting, and other resources for local entrepreneurs.

TiE SoCal

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Join TiE Southern California as we shift locations to serve the entrepreneurs of the San Fernando Valley, at the Warner Center Marriott. Wednesday, February 24, 2010 -- TiE SoCal. Dr. Sandeep Gulati will be the featured keynote speaker, who is the Co-Founder and CTO of ViaLogy, founded in 1999 as a spin-off of NASA. Prior to joining ViaLogy, Dr. Gulati headed the Ultracomputing Technologies (UCT) Group at NASAs Jet Propulsion Lab in Pasadena, CA.

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Getting Buy-In During Challenging Times

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IEEE San Fernando Valley Section. Thursday, October 22, 2009 -- Getting Buy-In During Challenging Times. Being right isnt everything. Even the best ideas need to be sold. One of the biggest mistakes technical experts make is focusing 1000n the idea and the details, without considering how to get the buy-in of key decision influencers. This can make the most brilliant proposal hit a brick wall.

Intellectual Property and Its Impact on Entrepreneurship

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IEEE San Fernando Valley Section and Entrepreneurs Consortium of Southern California. Saturday, October 3, 2009 -- Intellectual Property and Its Impact on Entrepreneurship. Tom O'Toole and Brandon Villery will cover issues on licensing, due diligence, NDA, different types of IP (trade secret, patent, trademark, copyright), etc. They will emphasize IP licensing and IP licensing issues of importance to entrepreneurs.

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Precision Dynamics Buys TimeMed Labeling Systems

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San Fernando-based Precision Dynamics Corporation, a provider of identification and labeling products for the hospital and healthcare market, has acquired TimeMed Labeling Systems, which creates specialty healthcare labels, the firms said Tuesday.

Flywheel Expands Into Los Angeles, Ramps Up Taxi vs. Rideshare Battle

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Flywheel develops a mobile app which lets users hail local taxi companies, track locations, and pay with their smartphone, and says it has launched its service across Los Angeles, starting with Hermosa Beach, Long Beach, San Fernando Valley, and Pasadena. The fight between Los Angeles taxicab drivers and services like Lyft and Uber haas just gotten even more interesting, as mobile app developer Flywheel said it has launched in Los Angeles.

Nanu Nanu to Robin Williams, Bill Griffin, & Ashley Taylor too.

Daradiction

The year prior, in 2009, my friend Ashley Taylor died of asphyxiation in her bedroom in the San Fernando Valley. Hearing the news about Robin Wililams' death this past week hit me like a dump truck. It felt like losing a family member.

Does a VCs Culture Really Matter? The Upfront Story

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Historically we were near Beverly Hills in Los Angeles and throughout the 1990s and early 2000s this was fine since there was not strong locus in LA with some great deals in Pasadena, downtown, San Fernando Valley as well as on the Westside in Santa Monica.

How Heal Is Enabling On-Demand Doctor's Housecalls, with Dr. Renee Dua

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When I finished school, I opened up a practice for myself in the San Fernando Valley.

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What I Learned In 2015: Lief Morin, KeyInfo

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In 2004, Lief was recognized by the San Fernando Valley Business Journal's �40 Under 40� list. Editor's note: Over the holidays we publish contributions from some of the movers and shakers in the community, with their reflections on the past year and their thoughts on the upcoming year.

Why Technology is Driving More Urban Renewal

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Like many I read the headlines about Pinterest moving from Palo Alto to San Francisco and thought about the trend it portends. Palo Also is about 35 miles south of San Francisco. And it’s not just the movement from Palo Alto to San Francisco. In LA companies used to be concentrated near Pasadena or in the San Fernando Valley. had free buses with wifi from San Francisco to their Palo Alto and Sunnyvale headquarters.

How GridTest Is Helping To Build The Next Electric Car, With Neal Roche

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We manufacturer our equipment here in the San Fernando Valley, but we're also shipping our equipment to Asia and Europe.

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