SBEC Pitch Night (August 2016)

SBEC Pitch Night was another fun, inspiring and interactive meeting of entrepreneurial minds. After a brief introduction from Executive Director Gary Polk and Lead Mentor Mike Manahan, the pitches began. All three companies showcased are currently working within the SBEC cohort program. First, Alina Ugas, co-founder of The Final Step, shared her vision for their [...]

By |2017-05-25T17:14:29+00:00August 20th, 2016|0 Comments

Tiger Tank 2016: Torrance CitiCable

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Check out "This Week In Torrance" from Torrance CitiCABLE from May 26 -June 2, 2016. They do a nice job showcasing the SBEC Tiger Tank Pitch Competition coming up June 2! Segment starts at about 21:00 mark.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]

By |2017-05-25T17:18:16+00:00May 27th, 2016|1 Comment

SBEC Crowdfunding Trends in 2016 Breakfast Event Panel (Part 1 of 2)

The South Bay Entrepreneurial Center in Torrance, California presented "Crowdfunding Trends in 2016" on May 15, 2016 at the Toyota Auto Museum. Topics included new legislation around crowdfunding (JOBS Act), what entrepreneurs have learned from past campaigns and more about service providers in crowdfunding. MODERATOR: Mark Hiraide SBEC board member Mark Hiraide is a Corporate [...]

By |2017-05-25T17:33:42+00:00May 26th, 2016|1 Comment

SBEC “Innovation Matters” Event Showcases Thriving South Bay Business Environment during Global Entrepreneurship Week

Torrance, CA (November 20, 2015) — On Thursday, November 19, the South Bay Entrepreneurial Center presented "Innovation Matters Entrepreneur Expo and Tiger Tank Competition" at the Toyota Meeting Hall in Torrance. The event, part of Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) celebrated in over 140 countries, showcased successful local businesses, as well as future high school and [...]

By |2017-05-25T18:18:33+00:00November 20th, 2015|0 Comments

Student Entrepreneurs to Compete in SBEC Tiger Tank

Last week, four teams of high school entrepreneurs, two from the California Academy of Mathematics and Science (CAMS) in Carson and two from the Port of Los Angeles High School in San Pedro competed along with four college teams from California State University Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) to have their chance to step into the Tiger [...]

By |2017-05-25T17:15:53+00:00November 4th, 2015|0 Comments