Category: Small Businesses

ROC with OC

ROC with OC

Talk to anyone who lives in Orange County, and they’ll tell you that things are changing. Not too long ago, Orange County was only known for its idyllic beaches and suburbs, a…

Meet Your Fellow ROC’er: Genbook, Inc.

Meet Your Fellow ROC’er: Genbook, Inc.

Company: Genbook, Inc.  CEO & Founder: Rody Moore VP, Global Sales: Brian Walsh Industry: Business Services – Online Scheduling, Marketing, Analytics and payments. Elevator pitch: Easy, elegant online scheduling for small businesses. Locations:…

Meet Your Fellow ROC’er: TRAVO

Meet Your Fellow ROC’er: TRAVO

Company: TRAVO Industry: Corporate Travel Services Elevator pitch: "For small businesses, TRAVO makes planning and booking business trips fast and easy." Location: Santa Monica, 604 Arizona, 2nd Floor around the corner from the bathroom…

Travo: a Free, Easy to Use Planner for Business Travel

Travo: a Free, Easy to Use Planner for Business Travel

One could argue that Travo’s main goal is to relieve headaches. But it goes further than just fighting stress—Travo actually gets things done for you, too. The free web service steps in…

Meet Your Fellow ROC’er: SitTight

Meet Your Fellow ROC’er: SitTight

Company: SitTight Industry: Office Products Elevator pitch: SitTight transforms sitting into an activity that improves your health, instead of damaging it. The key to reversing the negative effects of sitting is found in…

The Genius Behind the Justmoji: How Kapps Media is Embracing the Visual Communication Craze

The Genius Behind the Justmoji: How Kapps Media is Embracing the Visual Communication Craze

On September 13 of this year, millions of people around the world work up to life-changing — or at least day-changing — news: the new iPhone operating system had arrived. iOS 10…

From Five Trucks to a Mobile App: How One ROC Community Member’s Hard Work is Delivering a Logistics Game Changer

From Five Trucks to a Mobile App: How One ROC Community Member’s Hard Work is Delivering a Logistics Game Changer

Last year, Real Office Centers community member Luis Santos founded EverFreight, a shipping logistics company that uses a convenient mobile app interface to match customers with carriers and drivers. Santos now operates…

Seven Hours, 300 Startups, One Event: LA Tech Day Happening Next Thursday

Seven Hours, 300 Startups, One Event: LA Tech Day Happening Next Thursday

Innovations in technology have made it easier than ever for people to connect around the world — but when it comes to getting your name out there, or finding that next great…

Click, Click, Create: How Entrepreneurs Can Benefit From ROC’s Virtual Office Options

Click, Click, Create: How Entrepreneurs Can Benefit From ROC’s Virtual Office Options

  Real Office Centers members enjoy working at ROC because of the open and collaborative environment. Now, ROC is making it easier than ever for entrepreneurs all over the world to take…

Doing it For the Dadas: How a Local Dad Turned Fatherhood Into a Business That Gives Back

Doing it For the Dadas: How a Local Dad Turned Fatherhood Into a Business That Gives Back

As Father's Day approaches, many people are thinking about the important roles that fathers, and fatherhood, play in their own lives. For Fodada founder Bobby Barzi, that isn't a topic that comes…