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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...

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...

Octane Announces Linda DiMario as Director of Community Engagement

ALISO VIEJO, January 12, 2021. Octane announced today that they are contracting with Linda DiMario to serve as Director, Community Engagement leading Octane Foundation for Innovation (OFI). In this role, Linda will manage four key initiatives under OFI including STEM...

LaunchPad Announces the Elite 8 Companies at MedTech Innovation Forum

October 8, 2020, Aliso Viejo, CA. Octane, Southern California's leading accelerator announced today the top 8 LaunchPad companies that will be presenting at MedTech Innovation Forum on October 27-30, 2020. LaunchPad ranks in the top 5 of the nations Small Business...

Somnera: A LaunchPad Company “Goes With the Flow.”

John Cox had heard that Octane’s LaunchPad program could be tough on the ego, but he was intrigued by the opportunity to go through the prestigious business accelerator program, a top 5 Small Business Development Center (SBDC) in the US. “As a first-time CEO, I wanted an...

Announcing the 2020 High Tech Awards Winners

Aliso Viejo, Calif., September 17, 2020 — Octane, Southern California’s leading accelerator announced today the winners of its 2020 High Tech Awards. The awards program, which entered into its twenty-seventh year, honored Orange County-based companies that have demonstrated...

Announcing the 3rd Cohort of Octane's Non-Profit Accelerator

Aliso Viejo, CA, September 15, 2020. Octane, Southern California’s leading accelerator, announced their 3rd 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. ...

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LaunchPad Announces Elite 8 Companies Presenting at Tech Innovation Forum

August 19, 2020, Aliso Viejo, CA. Octane, Southern California's leading accelerator announced today the top 8 LaunchPad companies that will be presenting at Tech Innovation Forum on September 8-11, 2020, a digital experience.  LaunchPad ranks in the top 5 of the nations...

Announcing the 2020 High Tech Award Finalists

Congratulations to the 2020 High Tech Awards Finalists!  Finalists were chosen from over 80 company nominations. The High Tech Awards seek to celebrate and recognize those individuals and companies who make Orange County a center of technology and medical technology...