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Octane Creates Advisory Roles for Ophthalmology and Aesthetics

Two New Advisories to Convene Physicians to Discuss Groundbreaking Medical Technologies

Aliso Viejo, Calif., April 22, 2020.  Octane, Southern California’s leading accelerator, announced the creation of two new advisory opportunities:  Octane Medical Advisor, Ophthalmology...

Octane Expands Signature Events Into Innovation In Medical Aesthetics

New Event to Premiere January 10th; Bringing Together Leading Physicians, Industry and Innovators in Aesthetics Technology Summit (ATS)

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., January 7, 2020 – Octane, Orange County’s technology and life sciences accelerator organization, today announced the...

OCTANe’s Medical Technology Innovation Forum ‘Get Personal’

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., November 11, 2019 OCTANe, Orange County’s technology and life sciences accelerator organization, today announced the continued growth of its signature event, Medical Technology Innovation Forum (MTIF), which was held on October 28-29 at the Newport...

OCTANe Names New Executive to OES Post and Promotes Existing Executive to Chief Administrative Officer

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Oct. 2, 2019 –on September 1st OCTANe named Paul Tobin, President of OCTANe Enterprise Solutions (OES). OES is a newly established entity which provides early-stage and mid-market companies a platform that accelerates speed to capital and growth...

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...

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...

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...

OCTANe Launches OCTANe Enterprise Solutions (OES)

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., July 18, 2019OCTANe, Southern California’s leading technology and life sciences accelerator, today announced the creation and launch of OCTANe Enterprise Solutions (OES) to provide greater access to capital and growth strategies for early stage...

OCTANe Announces Finalists for the 2019 High Tech Innovation Awards

ALISO VIEJO, CA, July 11, 2019- OCTANe, Orange County's technology and life sciences accelerator, announced the finalists for the 2019 High Tech Innovation Awards. The awards program, which is entering its twenty-sixth year, is honoring Orange County-based companies who...

LensGen: An OTS Success Story

For our LaunchPad Success Series, I spoke with Michael Landreville, COO, LensGen. LensGen® is an ophthalmic medical device company that has developed a biomimetic, Curvature Changing Fluid-Optic Intraocular Lens designed for the treatment of cataracts and presbyopia....