This South County city became Orange County’s 34th city when it incorporated on July 1, 2001. The City of Aliso Viejo is a master planned community that was developed to contain a balance between residential neighborhoods, community parks, facilities and schools as well as an appropriate mix of business, office and retail uses. The City is home to the headquarters of several large corporations and the community features ample employment opportunities and extensive recreational facilities. The City also enjoys access to the Orange County trail system. Wood Canyon Wilderness Park is home to many rare and endangered plants and animals, along with mature oaks, sycamore and elderberry trees and year-round streams. An abundance of parks and trails, cultural and recreational activities and youth sports programs further enhance the quality of life for a community with a vision to ensure long-term viability.
Bank of America Merrill Lynch is one of the largest commercial banking groups in the U.S. and is committed to helping businesses capitalize on opportunities locally and worldwide. Deeply experienced relationship managers connect priorities and business challenges to solutions and experience. Our dedicated team is focused on delivering local market knowledge and industry intelligence throughout Orange County. Offering a powerful platform and proven leadership, Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s local team provides access to a full range of financial solutions from credit, treasury, capital markets and retirement services, to wealth management products provided through Merrill Lynch and U.S. Trust.
BioQuest is a retained executive search firm focused exclusively on recruiting senior professionals for the life science industry. Our clients range from VC-backed start-ups to midsized public companies across the broad spectrum of the life sciences industry, focusing on the top two management tiers: CEO and all functional VPs, in addition to board searches.
Since its founding more than 50 years ago, CHOC Children’s
has been meeting the needs of children and families with first-class care and state-of-the-art facilities. With two hospitals in the cities of Orange and Mission Viejo and multiple community health centers across Southern California, CHOC’s goal is to ensure every child in Orange County has access to outstanding care.
Today, CHOC is ushering in a new era of pediatric health care— one that includes ground-breaking research, multidisciplinary programs for the rarest conditions and most complex needs, and always, a commitment to patient- and family-centered care.
The Consulate General of Canada in Los Angeles is responsible for enhancing Canada’s economic relationships with Southern California, Arizona, Nevada and New Mexico through promoting, trade, investment and science and technology. The Consulate General has helped to build strong ties between world class academics, research institutions and the biomedical industries in Canada and California. Canada’s highly diversified medical device manufacturing and development industry encompasses more than 1,000 firms that are well positioned to leverage innovative research being conducted in Canadian universities, research institutions and hospitals to offer cost effective and patient centric healthcare solutions.
CoreLogic (NYSE: CLGX) is a leading property information, analytics and data-enabled services provider. The company’s combined public, contributory and proprietary data sources include over 4.5 billion records providing detailed coverage of property, mortgages and other encumbrances, consumer credit, tenancy, location, hazard risk and related performance information. For more information: www.corelogic.com.
Founded in 1935, D.A. Davidson & Co.’s investment banking division is a leading full-service investment bank that offers comprehensive financial advisory and capital markets expertise. The group has extensive transaction experience serving middle market clients worldwide across five industry verticals: consumer, diversified industrials, financial institutions, real estate and technology.
D.A. Davidson & Co. is a subsidiary of employee-owned D.A. Davidson Companies a financial services company with nearly 1,350 employees working in 26 states and $48 billion in client assets under management and administration.
Ernst & Young is a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction, and advisory services. Worldwide, our 152,000 people are united by our shared values and an unwavering commitment to quality. We make a difference by helping our people, our clients, and our wider communities achieve their potential.
Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP and Fragomen Global LLP (collectively known as “Fragomen”) is recognized as the world’s leading corporate immigration services provider and adviser. The firm employs more than 550 attorneys, solicitors or similarly qualified immigration professionals, and over 2,550 additional immigration professionals and support staff located in more than 40 offices in 20 countries. For more than 60 years, Fragomen has represented a broad range of companies, organizations and individuals, working in partnership with clients to facilitate local foreign national hiring or the transfer of employees worldwide. The firm has particular expertise in tech, representing many start ups through to mature multi nationals. For detailed information about Fragomen, please visit www.fragomen.com.
Glaser Weil, based in Los Angeles, is one of the country’s premier full-service law firms. Advising a roster of diverse, selective clients — from start-ups and large global corporations to high-profile entertainers and other well-known individuals — Glaser Weil represents clients’ interests with an unprecedented level of dedication and commitment.
The Irvine Chamber remains the largest business organization in Orange County and one of the most innovative in the nation, and has received a Four Star Accreditation with the United States Chamber of Commerce. With nearly 7,000 chambers in the United States, Accreditation with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce is a prestigious honor that distinguishes the high quality, expertise, and strong leadership displayed by Accredited state and local chambers of commerce. The Irvine Chamber is among only 223 chambers across the US that has received this distinction, as well as one of seven chambers in California to receive Four Stars. The purpose of the U.S. Chamber’s Accreditation Program is to facilitate continuing excellence in the chamber industry and to foster a pro-business environment across America.
Jones Lang LaSalle is a financial and professional services firm specializing in commercial real estate services and investment management. Our more than 40,000 people in 1,000 locations in 70 countries serve the local, regional and global real estate needs of those clients, growing our company in the process. In response to changing client expectations and market conditions, we assemble teams of experts who deliver integrated commercial real estate services built on insight and foresight, sound market research and relevant knowledge. We attract, develop and reward the best, and most diverse, people in our industry, challenging them to develop enduring client relationships built on quality service, collaboration and trust.
Johnson & Johsnon Vision is the world’s leading innovator and manufacturer of disposable contact lenses. Anchored by our vision and mission, we have set industry standards through groundbreaking technologies and products. Our best-selling ACUVUE® Brand Contact Lenses launched as the world’s first mass-marketed disposable soft contact lens in 1987, and since then the brand has introduced numerous first-to-market products. Every day, we strive to continue this legacy of product advancement and industry impact – and our vision and mission guide our pursuit.
Kofax captures information and automates information-intensive processes, increasing operational efficiency while reducing costs. By enabling organizations to digitally transform their business processes, Kofax improves customer engagement and enhances competitive advantage.
LDI Color ToolBox is one of the largest and most highly regarded providers of digital copy, scan, send, print, color graphics solutions and document management technology in the country. With over 240 employees, LDI attributes its success to its independent dealer status, the ability to evolve with changing technology, the ability to integrate best-of-breed technology to an extremely loyal customer base and the carefully selected industry manufacturers that it partners with. Over the last five years, LDI has acquired, grown and/or expanded its direct sales and service operations in New York, New Jersey, Southern California, and has continued to grow its national presence. For more information about LDI’s digital product portfolio, service and support, please visit the company’s web site at www.myLDI.com.
The Orange County Biotech Education Partnership is composed of OC Community Colleges who collaborate on Tiered Biotechnology Certificate Programs. To generate enthusiasm and practical knowledge by offering many opportunities for students to perform hands-on, learning activities.
Rutan & Tucker’s lawyers are widely known as the best and most effective attorneys in California. Rutan recruits top lawyers from the finest law schools around the country. As a result, Rutan is staffed with attorneys of the highest caliber who provide the most sophisticated legal services available today. Rutan’s commitment to excellence and value set us apart from other top firms, and enable us to meet the challenge of obtaining the desired results for our clients at the best possible cost. Rutan’s roots lie in Orange County, California, and trace back to 1906.
SVB Financial Group provides diversified financial services to emerging, growth and established technology companies and the life science, cleantech, venture capital, private equity and premium wine markets. Through its focus on specialized markets and extensive knowledge of the people and business issues driving them, SVB Financial Group provides a level of service and partnership that measurably impacts its clients’ success.
Strathspey Crown LLC is a private equity firm specializing in growth equity investments. The firm seeks to invest in the lifestyle-oriented segment and self-pay sector in the health-care industry. Strathspey Crown LLC is based in Newport Beach, California.
Stuart Kane LLP is committed to delivering the highest caliber of legal representation in the areas of real estate, employment, litigation and corporate. We offer big-firm expertise, but with more personalized service, and at boutique law firm rates.
U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management is a leading private wealth management organization providing vast resources and customized solutions to help meet clients’ wealth structuring, investment management, banking and credit needs. Clients are served by teams of experienced advisors offering a range of financial services, including investment management, financial and succession planning, philanthropic and specialty asset management, family office services, custom credit solutions, financial administration and family trust stewardship. U.S. Trust is part of the Global Wealth and Investment Management unit of Bank of America, N.A., which is a global leader in wealth management, private banking and retail brokerage. U.S. Trust employs more than 4,000 professionals and maintains 140 offices in 32 states. As part of Bank of America, U.S. Trust can provide access to a broad range of banking solutions for individuals and businesses, and an extensive retail banking platform.
Logistics adapts for changing needs. Opportunities don’t always come when expected, and they don’t tend to wait around either.
You’ve got to be prepared, nimble, and willing to take a bit of a risk. Develop a smart, well-organized plan to help limit the inherent uncertainties of expansion. Improve agility so you can quickly adjust to shifts in demand. And find the right partners to help you keep your customer experience solid even as the landscape around you changes.
UPS’s integrated network and technology, inbound transportation solutions, package visibility and Sustainability solutions provide High Tech Service Cycle Managers a competitive advantage; streamlining their supply chain, maximizing order processing speed and ensuring they provide the highest levels of service.