Category: ROC

Toolbox LA: Founders, Investors, and Enthusiasts Come Together in the Name of Hardware

Toolbox LA: Founders, Investors, and Enthusiasts Come Together in the Name of Hardware

Founders, investors, and hardware enthusiasts alike are buzzing over the upcoming Toolbox LA event. With a focus on developing innovative hardware, Toolbox LA will bring members of the Los Angeles hardware community…

ROC: Featuring Artwork by Kaleo
, Press, ROC, ROC Members

ROC: Featuring Artwork by Kaleo

Meet Your Fellow ROC’er: A Fair Way Mediation Center
, Entrepreneurs, ROC, ROC Members, San Diego

Meet Your Fellow ROC’er: A Fair Way Mediation Center

Company: A Fair Way Mediation Center Industry: Mediation/Divorce Assistance Elevator pitch: "We help people break up nicely." Location: Downtown San Diego, 600 W. Broadway Been in business since: 1993 Why did you choose your…

Meet Your Fellow ROC’er: UpCast

Meet Your Fellow ROC’er: UpCast

Company: UpCast Industry: Entertainment, Apps, Film/TV Elevator pitch: UpCast is the first mobile app that lets models and actors audition from their phones. Been in Business Since: We launched in October 2016.…

Hastings & Pleadwell: Local and National PR for The Women’s March on Washington
, Honolulu, Inspiration, ROC, ROC Members

Hastings & Pleadwell: Local and National PR for The Women’s March on Washington

After a divisive election that left many marginalized groups feeling particularly threatened, the Women’s March on Washington is sending a message to D.C.—that women’s rights are human rights, and that “We stand…

ROC: Featuring Artwork by Kaleo

ROC: Featuring Artwork by Kaleo

If you’ve ever stepped into one of ROC’s offices in Santa Monica, Hawaii, Irvine, or San Diego, you probably remember the bold, poppy art pieces that decorate the space. These pieces, which…

Meet Your Fellow ROC’er: PaineLab

Meet Your Fellow ROC’er: PaineLab

Company: PaineLab. Ideas for your startup. Industry: Business consulting, one-on-one advice, and marketing for early stage companies and entrepreneurs. Elevator pitch: Think of us as startup “therapists.” We provide start-ups and entrepreneurs…

Sofar Sounds is Bringing Back the Magic of Live Music
, Inspiration, Los Angeles, ROC

Sofar Sounds is Bringing Back the Magic of Live Music

If you’ve ever found yourself strolling down an unknown street, following the sound of distant music, you’ll probably understand what Sofar Sounds is all about. There is something special about stumbling upon…

Meet Your Fellow ROC’er: Supertext USA, Inc.

Meet Your Fellow ROC’er: Supertext USA, Inc.

Company: Supertext USA, Inc.  Industry: Language Services Elevator pitch: Is your talk as good as your walk? Supertext will put in a good word for you – in your customers’ language. We offer copywriting,…

Catching up with DIVERTcity

Catching up with DIVERTcity

It’s been a few months since we last chatted with DIVERTcity, when they won a contest for free office space at ROC. Since then, they’ve been steadily working toward their goal: to…