Category: Start-Ups

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…

Gain Traction with Traction Labs

Gain Traction with Traction Labs

    Considering the fiercely competitive world of startups, gaining traction in the marketplace is easier said than done. Faced with a dizzying load of obstacles and setbacks, incubator and product commercialization…

Meet Your Fellow ROC’er: Smart Pressed Juice

Meet Your Fellow ROC’er: Smart Pressed Juice

Company: Smart Pressed Juice Industry: Food & Beverage Elevator pitch: "Transform your health with the Smart Pressed Juice Cleanse for healthy weight loss, renewed energy and lasting results with no hunger pangs. Our award-winning…

Meet Your Fellow ROC’er: COACCEL: The Human Accelerator

Meet Your Fellow ROC’er: COACCEL: The Human Accelerator

Company: COACCEL: The Human Accelerator , "Godmother of Silicon Beach" Industry: Humans; Human Acceleration; we focus primarily on female tech entrepreneurs, though we work with men as well. We believe in humans. Elevator pitch: A three…

Showdown at ROC! New Ventures by Harvard Business Alumni
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Showdown at ROC! New Ventures by Harvard Business Alumni

  If you’re a fan of startups, light appetizers, and impressive event names, you should know about the Alumni New Venture Competition Regional Finals Harvard Business School Entrepreneurship Event. The HBS Regionals…

Audition from Anywhere with UpCast

Audition from Anywhere with UpCast

For actors and models in Los Angeles who find themselves battling traffic, stressing over parking, and skipping work or commitments to make auditions, UpCast is a godsend. It’s one of those great…

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…

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…

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…

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…