LaunchPad Alumni Leading the Way During the COVID-19 Pandemic

This past week, Octane and the LaunchPad SBDC Accelerator have contacted our LaunchPad Alumni to determine how they are impacting the community through their technologies.  The response was overwhelming, and the Alumni are eagerly willing to help the public through...

4 Tips for Transitioning to Work from Home

As we all continue to navigate through COVID- 19, know that Octane is a resource for you and your business. We’ve compiled helpful links for you, including how to get assistance from the SBA, thanks to our partner, the Greater Irvine Chamber, as well as several tips we’ve...

Octane Releases 2019 Impact Report

Aliso Viejo, CA, March 17, 2020. Octane, Southern California’s leading accelerator, released their 2019 Annual Impact Report today, covering January through December 2019.  Orange County has become nationally recognized for its innovation, entrepreneurs, and a lifestyle to...

LaunchPad Alumni Spotlight- Cerenetex, Inc.

This week, Octane is featuring a 2019 LaunchPad Medical Technology Innovation Forum Presenting Company, Cerenetex, Inc.  Cerenetex is solving the problem of delayed stroke treatment from subjective stroke exams.  Delays in treatment can run as long as 2.5 hours with a...

Octane Announces Cohort 2 of its Non-Profit Accelerator

Aliso Viejo, CA, March 11, 2020. Octane, Southern California’s leading accelerator, announced their 2nd Cohort for Octane’s Non-Profit Accelerator.  The program leverages its award-winning LaunchPad, tailoring the process to support the specific needs of non-profits.  The...

LaunchPad Alumni Spotlight: SiC Technologies, Inc.

This week Octane is featuring SiC Technologies, Inc. for the LaunchPad Alumni Spotlight. SiC Technologies was a 2018 Technology Innovation Forum LaunchPad Finalist.  SiC Technologies develops patent pending hybrid composite materials used for braking and other aerospace...

LaunchPad Alumni Spotlight- Shadowbox

Shadowbox Solutions, a 2018 LaunchPad Alumni Company has had some recent success that Octane wants to celebrate as part of our LaunchPad Spotlight Series.  Shadowbox brings to market a patented instant no-code alternative to API integration for enterprise and individual...

Octane Names New Executive to Enterprise Solutions

Aliso Viejo, Calif., February 18, 2020.  On February 3rd 2020, Octane, Southern California’s leading accelerator, announced that they have hired, Carol DiStanislao, Managing Director of Octane Enterprise Solutions (OES).  OES is Octane’s newest entity which provides...

LaunchPad Alumni Spotlight- NGD Systems

This week, Octane is featuring, NGD Systems, Inc. , a Technology Innovation Forum 2018 LaunchPad Success Story.  NGD Systems is a company that manufactures and markets high capacity NVMe Computational Storage Drives (CSD).  LaunchPad is nationally recognized and ranks in...

Announcing a Reimagined Tech Innovation Forum

ALISO VIEJO, California, February 6, 2020- Octane, Southern California’s leading accelerator, announced today the reimagined Tech Innovation Forum on May 11-12 in Irvine, California.  This year’s Tech Innovation Forum will be presenting a new and more interactive...