|[February 03, 2014]
Silicon Beach Expo & Hiring Blitz
LOS ANGELES --(Business Wire)--
Silicon Beach LA hosts the 3rd Silicon Beach Expo & Hiring
Blitz on Saturday, February 8th, 2014 from 9am-12pm at the
University of Southern California's Campus Center Ballroom in Los
After successful events at LMU and UCLA, this third expo will be the
largest to date with over 50 of the hottest Silicon Beach startups
including Whisper, PaeDae, EdgeCast, Omaze, Combatant Gentlement, and
more. Altogether the attending startups have raised over $250 million
from investors including Ashton Kutcher, Scooter Braun, and more!
"Two of the largest impediments to the LA startup community are
awareness and talent. The Silicon Beach Expo & Hiring Blitz tackles
these problems head on by creating a massive collision of the relevant
companies, investors, and applicants," said Robert Lambert, Founder and
CEO of Silicon Beach LA, Inc. "Put the right groups in a gorgeous venue,
invite 5,000+ applicants and watch what happens."
LA has been in the news frequently with well-known startups SnapChat,
Beats Music and more, which is drawing in a multitude of new talent and
"Los Angeles is one ofthe tech capitals of the world, with more than
2,200 start-ups, and graduates more engineers than the Bay Area," said
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti. "I'm committed to preparing our next
generation for the jobs of the future, and the Silicon Beach Expo &
Hiring Blitz is a great way to connect qualified job seekers with one of
our fastest-growing career sectors."
To maximize the success of the event, organizers have invited applicants
from across LA as well as alumni from top-tier universities and design
schools including UCLA, Pepperdine, CalTech, Harvey Mudd, Cal State Los
Angeles, OTIS, Art Institute of Design LA, and more.
Online registration is now open: Silicon
Beach Expo & Hiring Blitz
*Exhibition spaces are available. Interested parties can contact the
Twitter (News - Alert): @SiliconBeach_LA
Sponsors & Partners
The Expo is sponsored by AirPush, Callfire (News - Alert), NeoHire, & General Assembly.
Select sponsorship opportunities are available; email for more
Silicon Beach LA is an online resource and events company helping
people find their way in the LA tech & startup community, known as
'Silicon Beach'. Through a comprehensive job board, community calendar,
local news aggregation, and social network, the site provides insights
into the local LA tech and startup community.
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