Entries by Anjika Grinager

Finalists Announced for the 2018 Startup Challenge

Eighty-One businesses entered this year’s Startup Challenge, and the field has been narrowed to 25 finalists!  This year’s Finalists are:   Student Division: Ammodo Recruiting BOHO Marketplace Sauce Worknight Creations LLC   Main Street Division: 360 Health Café Abilities Café Arti-Culture CGC Dog Training Monterey Moments Salad Bytes Media Spice of Life Catering Splendid Blended […]

Hellodesk Coworking Space in the News

Coworking space comes to Monterey POSTED: 03/21/18, 4:38 PM PDT | UPDATED: 6 DAYS AGO Excerpt Monterey is catching up with the rest of the telecommuting world. The area’s first coworking space launched late last year, bringing the latest trend in space and idea sharing work communities to the area. The enterprise is called Hellodesk […]

Cruz Foam Tackles Sustainability of Surfboards

Cruz Foam is aiming to tackle sustainability in their own way. With backgrounds in material and chemical engineering, founders John and Marco set out to create a sustainable replacement for surfboard blanks. Surfboard blanks are made out of different types of foam, though polyurethane foam has been used in the making of these boards since […]

Startup Challenge Returns to CSUMB

SEASIDE, Ca., March 1, 2018 – California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB) is set to host the Startup Challenge again this spring for the ninth consecutive year.  Article ID: 690440 Released: 2-Mar-2018 12:05 PM EST Source Newsroom: California State University, Monterey Bay Newswise — SEASIDE, Ca., March 1, 2018 – California State University, Monterey Bay […]

CSUMB to hold Symposium on Women in Ag and Tech

SEASIDE, Calif. – The role technology plays in agriculture continues to grow. But what about the role women play? On Wednesday a symposium will feature some of the top women in agriculture, technology and agtech. According to Executive Director of the Institute for Innovation and Economic Development, Brad Barbeau, not enough women are entering STEM fields […]

Otters in the “Shark Tank”

Note: This article was originally published by The Lutrinae, please follow the link to read the original. This past Friday through Sunday, Cal State University, Monterey Bay hosted the sixth annual Startup Weekend for the Monterey Bay area. Taking place every January, the event gives young entrepreneurs the chance to learn in an environment that […]

Startup Weekend is Around the Corner!

It is almost the new year, and with that come new challenges and opportunities. California State University and the Institute for Innovation and Economic Development are proud to sponsor Tech Stars Startup Weekend for the Monterey Bay region. Startup Weekend is a 54 hour immersive event that fosters innovation, creativity, and opportunity. Roll your sleeves […]