2021 Impact Report

2020 has forever changed how many of us work, communicate, and innovate. While this year has been unlike any other, our community has united to continue and grow the innovation ecosystem, despite the challenges we encountered.

When the pandemic hit, Octane transitioned our...

Key Learnings from Aesthetics Tech Summit 2021

Octane OC was featured in prime-journal.com with a featured article on the key learnings from Aesthetics Tech Summit 2021. Read the full article below!

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Best Startup Business Loans

Post originally from investopedia.com

A startup business loan is financing to pay for the needs of a new business. It can help you cover the initial costs needed to establish your new business, including things like working capital, real estate, equipment, supplies, and...

LaunchPad Alumni, R2 Technologies Receives Final Tranche of $30M Investment

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SAN RAMON, Calif., Feb. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- R2 Technologies Inc. ("R2") has received $10 million in funding from Huadong Medicine Company Limited ("Huadong") as the third and final tranche of Huadong's $30 million Series B equity...

Octane Announces New Director of LaunchPad SBDC and Investor Relations and Appoints Elevation Fund Manager

ALISO VIEJO, CALIFORNIA, February 18, 2021. Octane, Southern California’s leading tech and medtech accelerator announced today that they have appointed Dave Beck as the new Director of LaunchPad SBDC and Investor Relations and JC Ruffalo as Elevation Fund Manager. In...

Business recovery and continuity: planning for multiple scenarios

Post originally from Insperity.com

Has your business undergone a major disruption or setback recently?

As your company moves toward the resumption of operations, one of the first tasks should be to put together a business recovery and continuity plan that forces your team...

Octane OC Looks To 2021 And Beyond With Elevation Ventures And Their Foundation For Innovation

Post originally from suberbcrew.com

Below is our recent interview with Bill Carpou, CEO of Octane:

Q: We spoke to you five years ago when you first started working at Octane. How has Octane evolved over the past few years?

A: We introduced OES (Octane Enterprise Solutions)...

Octane and Silicon Catalyst Announce a Broad Collaboration to Support Semiconductor Innovation

February 12, 2021, Aliso Viejo and Silicon Valley, California - Octane Enterprise Solutions, a subsidiary of Octane, the convening organization of Southern California’s technology and med-tech ecosystem, has established a collaboration with Silicon Catalyst to assist early...

Want to attract investors? Solve these 3 HR hurdles

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Wondering how to attract investors to your business?

It takes more than promising financials and a well-crafted pitch. You must also demonstrate operational credibility to prove that your company is ready to maximize their investment...

LaunchPad Alumni PatientFi® Enters Partnership with Allergan Aesthetics to Provide Natrelle® Breast Implant Financing Options to Patients

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Partnership to Provide Patient-Friendly Financing to Make Breast Augmentation More Affordable for Patients and Accessible to Plastic Surgery Practices

PatientFi®, a point of sale financing company that helps make elective procedures more...

Navigating 2021- Extreme Innovation in the COVID Era

Our partners at SCS have provided Octane with a white paper highlighting the changes we’ve seen in business as a result of the pandemic and what we can expect moving forward. There have been shifts in behaviors to all industries and companies and everyone organizations had...