Brad Barbeau, Executive Director of the iiED and faculty member in the College of Business at CSU, Monterey Bay, has recently been promoted to the rank of Full Professor.
The 2020 SICC presents a unique opportunity to pitch to and network with angel and venture capital investors, impact investors, community capital investors, regional banks, and sources of alternative financing. The SICC welcomes scalable ventures looking for seed financing through Series A financing, as well as smaller businesses looking for alternative financing options.
The Winners of 2020 Startup Monterey Bay from the Venture Division, Social Venture, Main Street Division, and Student Division.
This year’s Challenge was unique in many ways – it had a record-breaking number of entries with 122 companies applying this year, and the entire Qualifying Round, from participant pitch training workshops to the pitches themselves to the judging, was an entirely online affair this year.
They were all winners in the Venture Division of Startup Challenge Monterey Bay, the region’s premier new business competition.
Presenters at Monterey Bay Tech Startup Meetup spoke on their business’ ecological and technological innovations at Marina’s Springhill Suites, last Tuesday, February 11.
From microplastic to brewery payment apps, the 8th annual Startup Weekend Monterey Bay had no shortage of ingenuity.
California State University Monterey Bay (CSUMB) has been selected to receive funding from the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) to help fund a new virtual startup incubator designed to serve entrepreneurs in Monterey, San Benito and Santa Cruz Counties.
SBC nonprofit JMM Dance will compete in the Social Venture division finals.
Now in its third year, the Startup Investment and Community Capital Expo may have just outgrown its home at the Monterey Bay Embassy Suites.
Past winners Cruz Foam, Katie’s Coldpress and HeavyConnect are standouts flourishing in the region.
COB's Institute for Innovation and Economic Development (iiED) building region's business ecosystem.