PortTech Los Angeles is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, business incubator dedicated to developing and promoting businesses with clean technologies that help companies and industries resolve their environmental and regulatory challenges. Primarily, PortTechLA transitions entrepreneurs from running a start-up to overseeing a thriving business by providing several crucial services including management consulting, pitch development, discounted office space and access to funding.
Entrepreneurs are connected with investors, company leaders and business opportunities at the Port of Los Angeles and the Port of Long Beach through networking events such as the PortTechForum and PortTechEXPO, as well as individual meetings. The organization is founded on the belief that investing in clean technology entrepreneurs in turn supports a flourishing local economy, allows business owners to meet California regulatory requirements and ultimately creates a cleaner environment for everyone.
PortTechLA is a significant contributor to the Clean Tech Los Angeles Initiative, a founding member of the Business Incubation Network of Southern California and a member of the National Business Incubation Association. Based in downtown San Pedro, PortTechLA is located adjacent to the Port of Los Angeles.
On Saturday, December 1, 2018 at 2:00 p.m., the Institute of Musical Arts welcomes Ann Buxie and Tina Tomiyama, (both members of the advanced “Tell Me A Story” storytelling workshop) in a performance of their own original stories. What happens when families blend? You will be delighted by the answer as Ann and Tina give you a close up and personal look at their mixed race marriages. They will share the joys, surprises, and challenges they embraced as their blended families introduced them to a…See More
Humana Inc., one of the nation’s leading health and well-being companies, announced it has launched a series of efforts to assist its members, employees and communities in southern California impacted by the Hill and Woolsey wildfires. Among those measures, Humana has opened its toll-free crisis intervention hotline and counseling services beyond employees and health plan members to include any individual who may need help and support coping with the wildfires. Humana has counselors and…See More
Come on down and lend a hand to help make our ship beautiful again. We've got many tasks that our crew could use some help with including: cleaning, painting and trash removal. Please share this with any civic minded friends or anyone who would love to help preserve an important piece of San Pedro's history.If you are interested please mark "Going" and message us your phone and email.This is a great opportunity for anyone looking to earn volunteer hours for school.See More