Venture Capital Investing Hits Highest Since Dot-Com Boom


New Lice Clinics of America Clinic in Kent Opens Just In Time for Back to School from Winter Break


CES 2018: 10 mindblowing gadgets unveiled at Consumer Electronics Show; see full list with pics

Financial Express

Neural Analytics Inc. of Rancho Park Raises $15 Million in Latest Funding Round

Los Angeles Business Journal

Hilton experiments with the hotel room of the future

USA Today

Introducing Acumatica Construction Edition

Cision PR Newswire

Amplyx Pharmaceuticals Announces Appointment of CFO and Presentation at the J.P. Morgan 36th Annual Healthcare Conference

Cision PR Newswire

Neural Analytics, Inc. Raises $15 Million in Series B Financing


Merge VR has made a Nerf-like gun that supports smartphone games

The Verge

3 Key Metrics for Mindbody Investors to Watch

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Merge made a VR headset for kids and a Blaster you put your phone in

Android Central

GroundTruth Expands Senior Team

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Slippery Rock University Selects Portfolium’s ePortfolios To Improve Students’ Career Readiness

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Solana Beach asset management firm helps clients achieve financial goals

Del Mar Times

Medtech Cos. Look to Derail Device Tax

San Diego Business Journal

Savara Announces Appointment of Peter Ginsberg as Vice President of Business Development


Cognition Therapeutics Co-Founder and CSO Susan Catalano to Present at Sachs Neuroscience Innovation Forum


GroundTruth Brings In Microsoft Vet Eric Hadley As CMO And Ex-comScore Exec Jeff Hackett As SVP Of Sales


GroundTruth Appoints New CMO Eric Hadley and SVP of Sales Jeff Hackett


MINDBODY app offers flexible fitness and wellness class pricing nationwide

Cision PR Newswire

Advancing Immuno-Oncology: The CytomX Story


2018 Forecasts: Bitcoin Will Crash, Venture Capital Will Flow, Innovation Will Spread


Israel’s Protalix claims early success with oral anti-TNF candidate

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This Robot Can Mix Drinks in Your Hotel Room

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Electric charging networks are benefiting from Volkswagen cheating scandal

Freight Waves

Carepoynt Honored in Fall 2017 Digital Health Awards


3 Qualities You Need To Attract Corporate Venture Capital


MobileCause Announces Strategic Partnership With HandBid Online Auction Software


EV Connect & Electrify America Bringing EV Charging To Multi-Family Residences

Clean Technica

Volkswagen To Set Up 2,800 Us Charging Stations For Electric Car


Could DTHERA SCIENCES (OTCMKTS:DTHR) Skyrocket? The Stock Had Too Little Sellers

Frisco Fastball

P2Binvestor CEO Krista Morgan on Marketplace Lending: What to Expect in 2018

Crowdfund Insider

How many charging stations needed for EVs? EA believes 2,700

Torque News

Mindbody Takes a Cue From the Airline Industry


Sequoia Capital is said to explore $5 billion mega-venture fund

Economic Times

Glassbeam Announces New Customer Win At Gateway Diagnostic Imaging

Cision PR Newswire

MobileCause Named One of the ‘Best Entrepreneurial Companies in America’ by Entrepreneur Magazine


Parcel Pending Continues Deployment of Outdoor Lockers with New Installation at Amerige Pointe


Volkswagen To Install 2,800 EV Charging Stations In US By June 2019

Clean Technica

2,800 new EV charging stations could be running in 2019 thanks to Volkswagen

Digital Trends

Savara Inc. (SVRA) Can’t Burn Your Long Portfolio. Just Reaches 52-Week High

BZ Weekly

5 Biotech Stocks a Pro Is Buying


Computing systems manufacturer One Stop Systems files for a $23 million IPO


Online Cannabis Wholesaler Tradiv to Close Up Shop At Year’s End

Pot Network

ICOs Have Killed Traditional Venture Capital, Claim Prominent Blockchain Investors at CryptoFriends HypeUp in Singapore

Cision PR Newswire

Seed deals are being driven down by unicorns staying private longer


Volkswagen to install 2,800 U.S. electric vehicle charging stations


20 million robocalls hit 407 area code in November, company says

Orlando News

Venture capital investment hits all-time record


Holiday shoppers turning to delivery lockers to avoid ‘porch pirates’


Your workplace may get EV charging stations — thanks to VW’s cheating scandal

Los Angeles Times

EV Connect Wins Two Largest U.S. Markets from Electrify America


Savara Added to Nasdaq Biotechnology Index


This Robot Can Mix Drinks in Your Hotel Room

Bloomberg BusinessWeek

There’s nothing cheap about loyalty: Are hotel reward programs still relevant in 2018?


Here’s Why Angel Investor, Rajan Anandan, Shies Away From Single Founder Startups


Online E-Commerce Cannabis Platform Tradiv Closes Up Shop

GreenMarket Report

What the Tech: gifts that make you say “cooooool!”


3 opinions on how to attract venture capital

Andreessen Horowitz Raises $450 Million for Life Sciences Fund


15 Technology Companies to Watch in 2018


Fraud Threatens the Credibility of Digital Advertising; Black Friday Not Just Online Phenomenon


Tech Coast Angels Members Featured In Southern California Business Journals’ Most Influential Lists

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IRVINE, Calif. – December 14, 2017 – Twelve members of Tech Coast Angels were recognized as being most influential contributors in their community in the Los Angeles Business Journal, Orange County Business Journal, San Diego Business Journal, and San Fernando Valley Business Journal.

“It is rewarding for us when our members are recognized by esteemed entities such as each local area Business Journal for the work they do, for the wisdom they impart, and for the influence they impress on their communities,” said TCA president Jeff Draa. “TCA’s Board of Governors congratulates all of those recognized.”

  • Los Angeles Business Journal’s most influential list, LA500, includes TCA member Jim Thomas.
  • Orange County Business Journal’s OC500 list honored TCA members Amir Banifatemi, Ray Chan, John Kinsey, Richard Sudek and Grant Van Cleve.
  • San Diego Business Journal’s SDBJ500, included TCA members Sam Attisha, Mike Fuller, Susie Harborth and Ashok Kamal.
  • Mike Panesis was acknowledged in San Fernando Valley Business Journal’s Valley 200, the publication’s listing of most influential people in the region.

Parcel Pending Voted One of Orange County’s Top Places to Work for Second Consecutive Year


Elusive or Not, Aβ Oligomers Are in BioPharma Crosshairs

ALZ Forum

Future of the Asia-Pacific Helminthic Infestations Therapeutics Market – Growth, Latest Trend & Forecast 2022


Decorating for the Holidays? Do It Quietly

New York Times

Americans Plagued by More Than 2.7 Billion Robocalls Nationwide in November

Cision PR Newswire

New device would be monumental for stroke care, health experts say

Times Free Press

Here are the 8 startups that have backing from a Tampa angel fund

Tampa Bay Business Journal

With Disbursement Tech, Travel Vouchers Get First Class Upgrade


BlueWater Angels among state’s most enviable investors

Crain’s Detroit Business

How Disbursements Save Airlines Money And Ease Travel Delay Pains


Mission Bio Receives $1M NHGRI Grant

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The College of Idaho

Modbook Inc. Quickly Surpasses $100k in Investments, Securing Offering Success Early in its Wefunder Equity Crowdfunding Campaign

Cision PR Newswire

Southeast Asia’s largest hostel chain chooses Cloudbeds to help power their growth

Hospitality Net

Incentivefox Announces Traditional Meets Digital – A powerful follow-up incentive offer to supercharge your direct mail and email campaigns


New North Loop Bar Eradicates Bartenders

Twin Cities Eater

Medidata Expands Partnership with CytomX Therapeutics to Centralize Management of Regulated and Nonregulated Content


Anti-infective Drugs Market is expected to reach over $125 billion in 2020

Insider Tradings

What you need to know about becoming a neurosurgeon

Silicon Republic

Vital Therapies Appoints Russell J. Cox as Chief Executive Officer and Board Member Effective January 3, 2018


How To Charge Your Electric Vehicle (And Other Devices) When The Grid Is Down


Electronics Startup Brings in $6 Million


Are ICOs The New Startup Lifeblood?


Self-serve wine and craft beer bar Hoppin’ opens in South End tomorrow

Charlotte Agenda

ABC’s Chief Economist Unveils 2018 Construction Economic Forecast

American Surveyor

Comfort Keepers Home Care President On The Perfect Holiday Gift Idea For Seniors: The GrandPad

Home Town Station

Savara Receives $5 Million Award From Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Therapeutics to Advance MRSA Cure


Top Multinational BioTech Organization and Large Public Agency Select Transcepta


Cloudbeds Selected For Agoda’s Innovative Supplier Partner Program

Savara nabs $5M award from CF nonprofit to support development of AeroVanc; shares up 4%

Seeking Alpha

Savara (SVRA) Secures $5M Award from Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Therapeutics Inc. for Development of AeroVanc

Street Insider

Scams on the rise – Make sure credit union members are ready!


United States Helminthic Infestations Therapeutics Market 2017 – Recent Study Including Growth Factors, Applications, Regional Analysis, Key Players and Forecasts till 2022


Savara Receives $5 Million Award From Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Therapeutics, Inc. for the Development of AeroVanc


Lice Clinics of America Hawaii Expands from Maui to Oahu to Treat Students with Head Lice


Lice Clinics of America Opens New Treatment Center on Long Island


Health-focused rewards program launched

McKnight’s Senior Living

LeaseLock wants to eliminate security deposits with insurance for property managers

Reality Biz

Who are U.S. angel investors? Study shows 78% male; 87% white; 17% in California


Ranker CEO ‘Nerds Out’ Over Data, Programmatic And Search


Echo brings first-to-market hybrid microscope to education and science communities


Glassbeam Announces Healthcare Industry’s First Industrial IoT Analytics Blueprint

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Scams Rising as Consumers Hit by Nearly 2.5 Billion Robocalls Nationwide

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Warning: You’re the Problem with Your Hiring Process

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Scams Rising as Consumers Hit by Nearly 2.5 Billion Robocalls Nationwide

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5 Seed Investor Podcasts Discussing Investment Theses

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Merge VR: Merging Realities

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MINDBODY Named to Deloitte’s 2017 Technology Fast 500™


Top three insurtech trends to look out for: Crawford

Intelligent Insurer

MINDBODY Named to Deloitte’s 2017 Technology Fast 500™

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Potential Therapy, CT1812, Seen as Safe and Able to Target Disease Markers, Cognition Reports

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A look at WeGoLook, a local success story


Neural Analytics Announces Data That Demonstrates Its Portable Transcranial Doppler Technology Can Accurately Measure Early Strokes


Enmotus and Micron Demonstrate NVDIMM/NVMe Storage Solution at SC17


Chamber Lauds Winners of 2017 Goleta’s Finest Awards


If You’re Petrified of Going in For an STD Test, This Will Be a Game Changer


For healthcare IT start-up Doctible, culture is king

San Diego Union Tribune

Traffic unjammed: How smart, connected traffic lights are helping journeys flow

Institution of Mechanical Engineers

Liquid Motors and WeGoLook® Announce Partnership, Combining On-Demand Condition Reports with Industry-leading Auto Remarketing Solutions

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Liquid Motors, WeGoLook partner to integrate on-demand condition reports & remarketing solutions

Auto Remarketing

Mobilecause Recognized As No. 194 Fastest Growing Company In North America On Deloitte’s 2017 Technology Fast 500™


Merge Cube Hits Milestone With 1 Million Units Sold

VR Focus

Looking at Location Signals, GroundTruth Looks at Ways to Predict Behavior

Street Fight

Vital Therapies to Webcast Presentation at Upcoming Investor Conference


Savara’s (SVRA) CEO Rob Neville on Q3 2017 Results – Earnings Call Transcript

Seeking Alpha

Savara Reports Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results and Provides Business Update


Mobilecause Named One Of The Fastest Growing Private Companies By The Los Angeles Business Journal


New Industry Report Cites Uniqueness and Strength of Glassbeam Data Transformation Solution in Industrial IoT Analytics Market

Cision PR Newswire

New Industry Report Cites Uniqueness and Strength of Glassbeam Data Transformation Solution in Industrial IoT Analytics Market

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Cognition Therapeutics CEO Kenneth I. Moch to Present at the Stifel 2017 Healthcare Conference


Cognition Therapeutics CEO Kenneth I. Moch to Present at the Stifel 2017 Healthcare Conference


Early Stage Investors from around the country come to UC Irvine to Share Their Wisdom and Their Money

Renewable Energy World North America Online

Digital Journal

National Law Review

Internationally-Known Angel Investor, Dave Berkus, Joins Advisory Board Of Lexicon Travel Technologies

Markets Insider

Advertisers That Operate On The Fringes Get Tripped Up By Automation

Ad Exchanger

Green Dot’s (GDOT) CEO Steven Streit on Q3 2017 Results – Earnings Call Transcript

Seeking Alpha

CytomX Announces Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results and Operational Progress


Internationally-Known Angel Investor, Dave Berkus, Joins Advisory Board Of Lexicon Travel Technologies

PR Newswire SYS-CON

Internationally-Known Angel Investor, Dave Berkus, Joins Advisory Board Of Lexicon Travel Technologies

Markets Insider

Procore Selects MOVE Guides to Head Talent Mobility Management Program

Digital Journal

Cognition Therapeutics’ Alzheimer’s Disease Candidate CT1812 Meets Phase 1b/2a Study Objectives: Well Tolerated with Positive Influence on Biomarkers of Synapse Recovery


San Fernando Valley Business Journal Ranks Mobilecause As One Of The Fastest Growing Private Companies

Markets Insider

Electric vehicle charging points in the US grow ten-fold since 2011

Climate Action Programme

People in the News: Hayden Jeffreys, Joanne Mason, Pat Brooks, Rebecca Galler, Keith Jones, More

Genome Web

Mission Bio Adds to Executive Team to Move Precision Medicine Forward


Why San Diego leaders must forge international economic partnerships

San Diego Union Tribune

Lyft, grandPad team up to offer seniors another transportation option

McKnight’s Senior Living

AdTheorent introduces a ‘cost per incremental visit’ model for offline foot traffic

Marketing Land

SiteAware Partners with Procore to Optimize Execution of Jobsite Operations

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ABS appoints new CFO – Financial Director

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Neural Analytics receives $10M contract from Department of Defense: 5 insights

Becker’s Spine Review

SoCal tablet startup partners with Lyft to help seniors hail rides

L.A. Biz

Online Shopping Brings More Packages

Park Cities People

The Bouqs celebrates 5th anniversary by moving into new headquarters

L.A. Biz

Venture capital’s wish list for GOP tax plan


Forge Therapeutics And Collaborators From Evotec And USC Present New Efficacy Data At 2017 Keystone Symposia Conference

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Riding Together: grandPad, the Tablet Designed Specifically for Seniors, Partners with Lyft

Cision PR Newswire

Army investing $10 million in brain injury diagnostic device


Advanced Bifurcation Systems Announces Appointment of Chief Financial Officer

Markets Insider

US Army working on a device that can assess traumatic brain injury on the battlefield

International Business Times

Cognition Therapeutics to Present Results of CT1812 Phase 1b/2a Clinical Study as Late Breakers at CTAD Meeting on November 2nd and 4th

Globe Newswire

Savara Raises $47 Million in Stock and Warrant Deal

College of Business introduces Portfolium for students

The Rocket

Picking up the right signals

Smart Cities World

MINDBODY Reports Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results

Globe Newswire

Post-IPO Equity – Savara Pharmaceuticals


Savara Announces Pricing of Public Offering of Common Stock


In First Quarter of 2017, US-Based Venture Capital Managers Rebounded From Weak Fourth Quarter 2016, According to Cambridge Associates Benchmarks

Marketwired Online

Where venture capital has peaked


P2Binvestor Raises $2.1 Million

$10M awarded by DoD to make portable brain ultrasound battlefield-ready

Health Imaging

Venture Capitalists Are Betting on Robots Being Embedded In Your Body

Fortune Online

CytomX Therapeutics Appoints Charles S. Fuchs, M.D., MPH to Board of Directors

Globe Newswire

Mobilecause announces Q3 2017 product release, making it easier for nonprofits to connect with their donors

Globe Newswire

Forge Therapeutics Announces Participation In Upcoming Scientific And Industry Events

Cision PR Newswire

Lice Clinics of America Opens Treatment Center on Long Island

Globe Newswire

Lice Clinics of America Opens New Treatment Center in South Charlotte to Treat Super Lice

Globe Newswire

Savara Announces Expansion of Molgradex Development to Include Treatment of Nontuberculous Mycobacterial (NTM) Lung Infection

Digital Journal

Neural Analytics Receives $10 Million Contract from the United States Army to Develop Portable Point of Injury Device to Assess Combat-Related Traumatic Brain Injury


Carepoynt – The World’s First Health-Related Reward Program


Cognition Therapeutics Announces Issuance of Broad Composition of Matter Patent for CT1812, a First-in-Class Alzheimer’s Disease Clinical Candidate

Globe Newswire

Nearly 60 Percent Of Car Buyers Do Mobile Research While At Home

Geo Marketing

New Research Reveals Location Targeting Is 4X More Cost-Effective Than Online Metrics at Generating Offline Automotive Sales

Globe Newswire

Grant – Neural Analytics


DOD awards Neural Analytics $10M to develop brain injury device

Fierce Biotech

2017 EY Entrepreneurial Winning Women™ Class Welcomes Parcel Pending CEO

Globe Newswire

Savara Announces Expansion of Molgradex Development to Include Treatment of Nontuberculous Mycobacterial (NTM) Lung Infection

Marketwired Online

Army Awards $10M to Neural Analytics for Brain Injury Detector

Los Angeles Business Journal

Procore strives to maintain inclusive culture as company scales

Silicon Angle

Applied BioMath, LLC and CytomX Therapeutics, Inc. Announce a Continuation of their Collaboration for Quantitative Systems Pharmacology Modeling in lmmuno-Oncology

CIsion PR Newswire

iDNA 6.0 Designed to Enhance EMVCo 3DS-2 Online Payment User Experience and Security


Interview: Carepoynt–the health-focused rewards program

Digital Journal

Amgen and CytomX Therapeutics Announce Partnership for Immuno-Oncology Research

Immuno-Oncology News

Robocalls from local numbers continuing to rise


Mission Bio Harnesses Droplet Microfluidic Tech for Single-Cell DNA Analysis; Focuses on AML

Genome Web

Funding Rounds


SleepSafe Drivers® Names Vigillo Founder to Board of Directors

Company Releases At-Home STD Screening Kit for Couple


Mission Bio’s series A readout hits $10m

Global University Investing

Ushr Powers HD Map Data for Cadillac Super Cruise™

Markets Insider

Ushr Powers HD Map Data for Cadillac Super Cruise™

Cision PR Newswire

FDA Places CT1812, Potential Disease-Modifying Alzheimer’s Treatment, on Fast Track

Alzheimer’s Today

96 Percent Of Consumers Who Visit A Grocery Store Make At Least One CPG Purchase

Geo Marketing

Respiratory Motion Inc., is excited to announce the launch of the latest ExSpiron 1Xi™ Respiratory Monitor

Cision PR Newswire

Precision Medicine Meets Single-Cell DNA Analysis With Mission Bio

Technology Networks

New Produce-Protective Coating Promises to Double Food’s Shelf Life

Santa Barbara Independent