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Growth Series Success Series: Volume II

The second Growth Series Success Series took me to the office of Stonegate where I spoke with Marc Pierce, Founder & CEO. Marc shared with me just how OCTANe Advisory Services has helped Stonegate and the resources he has received. Stonegate provides licensed software...

A New Approach to Engineering Education

In the tradition of Chapman University’s student-centered mission, the new Fowler School of Engineering is designed around educating the next generation of innovators and leaders. Whether it is through industry-specific issues such as cybersecurity, or broader educational...

Get In Front Of The Tsunami Of ‘New’: Introducing Brado To the OCTANe Ecosystem

There is a tsunami of ‘new’ coming in healthcare. For healthcare marketers, this is like saying there is oxygen in the air we breathe. ‘New’ is an everyday reality. So how do healthcare marketers and their organizations thrive in an environment where new – data,...

OC’s First Non-Profit, Wet-lab Incubator Opening Fall 2019

University Lab Partners is a non-profit, independent, wet lab incubator opening November 2019 in UCI Research Park. ULP provides the benefits of a professionally managed and equipped wet-lab infrastructure along with peer-to-peer interactions among a biomedical focused...

Announcing Record LaunchPad Funding

OCTANe LaunchPad and Alumni Companies have set a record high capital raise in the first half of 2019.  With over $306.7M raised so far, this 6-month period has exceeded any prior full year’s raise. 

Last year, OCTANe reported a record $297.3M for the full year. These...

Workforce 2020: Building Today's Talent to Meet Tomorrow's Needs

If you missed, Coffee at the Cove, we have you covered.  Coffee at the Cove in September focused on Workforce 2020: Building Today's Talents to Meet Tomorrow's Needs.
 
Established last year, the Global  Workforce of the Future Insights Survey captures the preparation...

Resources to Help Your Startup… Start

In need of a little extra boost for your startup? 

We’ve done some research on five resources to help boost your startup. 

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OCTANe Announces 2019 High Tech Award Winners

Aliso Viejo, Calif., September 16, 2019 — OCTANe, Orange County’s technology and life sciences accelerator organization, today announced the winners of its 2019 High Tech Awards. The awards program, which entered into its twenty-sixth year, honored Orange County-based...

CLI Studios: TIF LaunchPad Presentation Winner 2019- A Success Story

For our third quarter Success Series, we are featuring OCTANe’s 2019 Technology Innovation Forum LaunchPad Presentation Winner: CLI Studios. Co-Founder & CEO, Jon Arpino, took the time to talk to us about his recent growth and funding after presenting at TIF 2019. Jon has a...

3 Reasons SoCal is Great to Start & Grow your Tech/ MedTech Company

Location! Location! Location! Southern California is the ideal place to start a business for a multitude of reasons, but most importantly we have a great location. No matter where you choose to live (LA, OC, SD), our weather is great and we are in close proximity to the...