The SBA helps Americans start, build and grow businesses. Since its founding on July 30, 1953, the U.S. Small Business Administration has delivered millions of loans, loan guarantees, contracts, counseling sessions and other forms of assistance to small businesses. 5 Hutton Centre Dr Suite 900 Santa Ana, CA 714-550-7420.
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Founded by technology visionaries, the OCTANe team has years of experience managing and leading companies of all sizes in both private and public markets. This team brings to OCTANe a level of diversity intended to leverage the OCTANe constituency. 65 Enterprise Aliso Viejo, CA 92656 Contact Alicia at Alicia@OCTANeOC.org for more information. (949) 330-6564.
Category: Industry Associations, Business Advice, incubators, Venture Capital, Product Development
SCORE is a nonprofit association dedicated to educating entrepreneurs and helping small businesses start, grow, and succeed nationwide. SCORE is a resource partner with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), and has been mentoring small business owners for more than forty years. 5 Hutton Centre Dr.Santa Ana, 92707 Please call for an appointment. (714) 550-7369.
Category: Industry Associations, SCORE, Business Advice, Trade Resources, Government Partners, Mentors
Tech Coast Angels is an the largest angel investor network in the United States and one of the leading sources of funding to early-stage companies. TCA members give companies more than just capital, they provide mentoring and access to an extensive network of potential investors. Connect with the Tech Coast Angel Network at www.techcoastangels.com.
BIOCOM the largest regional life science association in the world and focuses on initiatives that positively influence the region's life science community in the development and delivery of innovative products that improve health and quality of life.
The California Building Industry Association is a statewide trade association based in Sacramento representing more than 5,000 companies, including homebuilders, trade contractors, architects, engineers, designers, suppliers and other industry professionals.
Orange County Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) members are building owners, managers, developers, leasing professionals, medical office building managers, corporate facility managers, asset managers, and the providers of the products and services needed to operate commercial properties.
Created in 1978, the California Avocado Commission strives to increase demand for California Avocados through advertising, promotion and public relations, and engages in related industry activities that benefit the state's 6,000 avocado growers.
The California Independent Bankers represents more than 160 community banks in California. CIB offers independent banks in the west and across the country access to the quality education, products and services and advocacy that better our industry and communities.
Central Contractor Registration (CCR) is the official, FREE on-line registrant database for the U.S. Federal Government. CCR collects, validates, stores and disseminates data in support of agency acquisition and award missions. You do not need pay to register in CCR. Learn more about CCR Policy and Background.
DeviceAlliance (formerly Orange County Medical Device Group-OCMD) is a member-focused community of experienced Southern California medical device professionals committed to building relationships, sharing information, and gaining insight into the key issues and opportunities within the medical device industry.
A 12-member board administers the program under USDA supervision. Nearly 20,000 producers and 100 importers are involved in HAB, which covers fresh domestic and imported Hass avocados sold in the U.S. market.230 Commerce, Suite 190 Irvine, CA 92604 949-341-3250
The Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers [IEEE] is a non-profit, technical professional association of more than 300,000 individual members in 175 countries and is considered the leading organization for the advancement of technology.
The Indoor Air Quality Association (IAQA) is a nonprofit, multi-disciplined organization, dedicated to promoting the exchange of indoor environmental information, through education and research, for the safety and well being of the general public.2801 West Coast Hwy. # 320 Newport Beach, Ca. 92663 (714) 381-4620
The Motorcycle Industry Council (MIC) is a not-for-profit, national trade association created to promote and preserve motorcycling and the U.S. motorcycle industry. This is accomplished through its activities in government relations, statistics, communications, technical, and aftermarket programs.2 Jenner Street, Suite 150 Irvine, CA 92618-3806 949-727-4211
Orange County Asscociation of Realtors in Orange County, California (OCAR), is a local association of the National Association of REALTORS® (the world's largest professional association). OCAR provides services and resources to licensed real estate salespersons and brokers, appraisers, and affiliated service industries such as mortgage, title, and escrow.
The Orange County Bar Association provides a wide variety of programs, services and opportunities for its attorney members, the judiciary, and the community. The OCBA is one of the largest voluntary bar associations in California, with over 6,500 members.
The Orange County Business Council (OCBC) is the leading voice of business on important issues locally, regionally and nationally. The organization works to enhance Orange County's economic development and prosperity to preserve a high quality of life. 2 Park Plaza Irvine, CA 949 476 2242
The mission of the Farm Bureau of Orange County is to represent Orange County agriculture through public relations, education, and public policy advocacy in order to promote the economic viability of agriculture balanced with appropriate management of natural resources.
The Surf Industry Manufacturers Association (SIMA) is the trade association of competing surf industry product suppliers working together to magnify their power for the development of the surf industry.
CompTIA is the voice of the world’s information technology (IT) industry. As a non-profit trade association, we advance the global interests of IT professionals and IT channel organizations and enable them to be more successful with industry-leading IT certifications and IT business credentials, IT education, resources and the ability to connect with like-minded, leading IT industry experts.
Western Growers is an agricultural trade association whose 3,000 members grow, pack and ship 90 percent of the fresh vegetables and nearly 70 percent of the fresh fruit and nuts grown in Arizona and California, about one-half of the nation's fresh produce.
The City of Irvine Charity Directory is designed to inform and educate those interested in making contributions to charitable organizations that assist Irvine residents and surrounding areas. There are many ways in which to support worthwhile causes in the City. Help out with monetary donations, or a small bit of your time each week