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jove (Journal of Visualized Experiments)
Industry: Biological Science research, Online journal
Location: Somerville, MA

If a picture is worth a thousand words, then perhaps a video is worth millions of words. This was the key insight of Dr. Aaron Kolski-Andreaco, a graduate student in the department of developmental and cell biology at UCI. Reproducing lab experiments not as recollection of instructions but as video presentations was the core idea behind the Journal of Visualized Experiments which originated in 2006....Read more

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Stacked Wine
Industry: Food and Beverage
Location: Newport Beach, CA

Now you can have your wine and take it with you! Sucessfully competing the in the Merage Business Plan Competition, Stack Wine has gone on to be a nationally recognized innovative product. Original, stylish and efficient, Stack Wine is exactly that: four individual, single servings packaged in containers resembling stemless wine glasses that are stacked on top of one another to form the equivalent of one full bottle of wine. The idea was conceived by three Fully-Employed MBA students, Matt Zimmer '11, Jodi Wynn '11 and Doug Allan '11.


Web Advanced
Industry: Web Design, Development, & Marketing
Location: Irvine, CA

UC Irvine alumni Victor Liu and Adam Bonner founded Web Advanced, a full service IT and business consulting agency based in Irvine, California in 2000, following the completion of work toward their BA degrees in Information and Computer Science...Read more

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