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Startup LAunch Director Kat Yalung honored as a 2018 “Woman of Influence”
A HUGE congrats to Startup LAunch Director Kat Yalung!!! She has been honored as a 2018 L.A. BIZ "Woman of Influence" for her work impacting the #community! Read the full article.
L.A. Tech Talent Pipeline students meet the Mayor at TechFair LA
Bixel Exchange joined L.A.'s largest technology job fair for its second year on March 8. During the event, Bixel Exchange digital media intern Eviana Vergara was able to share her passion for utilizing tech for storytelling with ABC7, which will air March 24 at 6:30 p.m. Some of our L.A. Tech Talent Pipeline students even had the opportunity to chat with L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti about their upcoming summer tech internships!
The event featured more than 250 of L.A.’s most prominent tech companies along with more than 10,000 job-seekers in all aspects of the City’s tech industry. A huge thank you to Annenberg Foundation for letting us share their table!
Techstars LA accepting applications!
Techstars LA is seeking startups in all verticals--with a focus on Southern California and diverse teams--to join their 2018 accelerator program, which kicks off July 16. Join the global network that helps entrepreneurs succeed, right here in L.A.! Three Bixel startups earned spots in the last, inaugural Techstars LA cohort! Applications are open now, and will close April 9. Learn more or sign up to meet the Techstars LA team.
Startup Boost is looking for startups like yours!
Startup Boost, the world’s most global reaching tech pre-accelerator, will be running another Los Angeles program this spring with applications currently open until March 22. Startup Boost is designed to help pre-seed/seed stage startup companies achieve acceleration, investment and/or revenue (AIR). The program takes no fees or equity and utilizes a model with a proven track record. In L.A. alone, their alumni have gone on to raise $38 million+ and gain acceptance into top accelerators like YC, Techstars, Mucker Labs and 500 Startups. Learn more.
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