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.
Joan Marie Wainwright died peacefully on July 3, 2023, just after sunrise surrounded by her family. In the weeks prior to her death, she acknowledged that her only remaining ailment was old age, having battled chronic pain for most of her adult life. Her family and loved ones, including the attentive staff at Morningstar Boise, cared for her, hovered over her and paid their respects to a great woman. She was 93. Joan was…See More
Not since the 1985-1986 season has the San Pedro High School girls basketball enjoyed a time quite like this.While other programs like the football, girls volleyball, softball, both cross-country teams and several others at the school gained some credible success over the years, even their boys basketball counterparts also winning CIF-Los Angeles City Section titles in…See More
Four hours.Two minutes.12 innings of sheer endurance, gutsy plays, clutch hits.Two overturned calls.One game-winning walk-off hit.That's just yet another chapter in the book of what has been a two-decades long rivalry between San Pedro High and Carson softball on Tuesday at the San Pedro High John M. & Muriel Olguin Campus.A Marine League game that had league title…See More