Tech Coast Angels Invests More Than $4.5 Million in 1H 2012

Largest Angel Network in United States Invests in 17 Innovative Companies Across Broad Range of Industries

IRVINE, Calif. – August 15, 2012 – Tech Coast Angels (TCA) raised more than $10 million of total investment in 17 innovative companies, including $4,571,000 of direct TCA investment, during the first half of 2012 via the group’s five networks (Los Angeles, Orange County, San Diego, Central Coast, and Inland Empire).… Read the rest

Tech Coast Angels Funds 37 Deals in 2011 Demonstrating Angel Investment Leadership

Total number of investments significantly increased over previous years, continuing upward trend

IRVINE, Calif., February 15, 2012Tech Coast Angels (TCA), the nations largest angel investment network, today announced it funded 37 investments in 2011 in a wide array of exciting, start-up businesses.… Read the rest

Tech Coast Angels Leads New Round of Investment in Vokle as Social Video Broadcasting Company Announces New Capabilities in Version 2.0


Vokle Expands from Special Event Support to Worldwide Online Broadcaster Community


IRVINE, Calif., June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Tech Coast Angels (TCA), the largest angel investment network in the U.S., today announced its participation in a $767,000 round of funding for Vokle, a web-based video communications talk show” platform.… Read the rest


IRVINE, Calif., February 22, 2011 Tech Coast Angels (TCA), the nations largest angel investment network, today announced it funded 31 investments, including 12 new deals and 19 follow-on investments in a broad range of start-up businesses, demonstrating its angel investment leadership.… Read the rest

Vokle Powers Al Gore Town Meeting

Los Angeles-based Vokle, a provider of an online platform to host interactive broadcasting and discussions, is powering an online town hall meeting hosted by former Vice President Al Gore for Time Warner Cable, according to the firm’s investors, the Tech Coast Angels.… Read the rest

Three Profitable Exits for Invested Companies in a Single Month Highlight Dynamic Second Quarter for Tech Coast Angels

IRVINE, Calif., August 18, 2010 An IPO for Green Dot Corporation (NYSE: GDOT) yielding over 110 times return, the acquisition of Language Weaver Inc. by SDL for $42.5M, and an IPO for Trius Therapeutics (NASDAQ: TSRX) have left a lot of Tech Coast Angels (TCA) members smiling and many early-stage, innovative companies excited about the future of entrepreneurship in Southern California.… Read the rest

Tech Coast Angels Expands Assistance to Entrepreneurs Through New “Meet the Angels and VCs Streaming Video Conferences on Vokle Platform

First Event on August 16 Features TCA Chairman and Noted Investor,
Richard Sudek, Mentoring on “How to Pitch Without a Hitch

IRVINE, Calif., August 9, 2010 Tech Coast Angels (TCA), the nations largest angel investment network, invites entrepreneurs around the world to participate in the new “Meet the Angels and VCs program of live, streaming video conferences.… Read the rest