Jessie Yount

Startups Reporter

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STARTUPS & INNOVATIONS

GoVyrl Inc., an Irvine-based technology development firm for marketing and advertising, recently launched its first platform, Carro.

Ware Malcomb CEO Steps Aside

Armstrong to become chairman

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Walter Cruttenden: Innovator for Change

INNOVATION: From Roth to microinvesting guru

Walter Cruttenden has been the wearer of many hats over his eventful career.

New Entrepreneurial Digs at UCI’s Cove

INNOVATION: Beall-backed facility features wet lab incubator

Out with the old, in with the new.

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Joan Irvine Smith Dies at 86

Daughter of Irvine Co. baron and philanthropist passes

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2020 Preview: INNOVATION

Incubators Paving Road to Success, Funding

With no economic downturn in sight, it looks like a promising year ahead for Orange County’s innovators and entrepreneurs, particularly in terms of funding.

Person to Watch: Ray Chan

It’s not all too surprising that Ray Chan has his hand in another business.

STARTUPS & INNOVATIONS

NuEyes Technologies Inc. in Newport Beach is working with Comcast to bring its Xfinity Stream live television and on-demand content service to customers with visual impairments such as macular degeneration, glaucoma and retinitis pigmentosa.

Company to Watch: Brevvie

Former Irvine Co. exec Kristine Everly is heading the “briefly rent everything” company with an eye toward millennial living.

Joan Irvine Smith Dies at 86

Daughter of Irvine Co. baron and philanthropist passes

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