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Why SoCal Tech?

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Well, why not?

Southern California’s tech/med-tech ecosystem is rich with talent and innovation, offering both cost and lifestyle advantages over markets north along the West Coast. Beyond beaches and movie sets, the region boasts some of the best engineering talent, top-ranked medical research facilities, and a community of investors and innovators working together… Read More

Orange County Tech Investment Overview │ Q1 2018

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JLL Orange County’s latest tech investment overview provides insight and trends on tech companies being funded, leading investors, and a breakdown of industries receiving funding.

Orange County tech funding trends
Quarterly tech investment activity grew 22.5 percent in Orange County compared to 12 months ago, demonstrating capital continues to fund local innovation. Majority of… Read More

Own a tech firm in California? Locating it in OC will save a company millions

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Orange County snapshot

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  • This analysis takes into account 20,000 square feet of office space, 134 employees (based on 150 square feet per employee), and a five year lease with 3 percent annual rent increases.
  • Orange County’s tech industry is expanding due to the highly talented and educated workforce (including the large
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Orange County-Los Angeles rank top 3 in the nation for utility patents

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Orange County snapshot

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  • According to the United States Patent and Trademark Office’s latest 2015 report, 140,928 utility patents were issued in the United States, with 28.5 percent coming from California.
  • Orange County-Los Angeles recorded 6,476 patents, ranking 3rd in the nation based on utility patent count. New York took 2nd at 7,754 and San Francisco-Silicon Valley took
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Orange County cracks top 10 high tech VC funding markets

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  • In Q2 2016, Orange County recorded $229.37 million in high tech VC funding, making it the eighth highest market in the country. Of the top ten markets, Orange County had the fifth highest average deal size of $15.29 million.
  • Funding volume increased 2.3 percent year-over-year and
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