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

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
Website: drinkstack.com


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.

 

Web Advanced
Industry: Web Design, Development, & Marketing
Location: Irvine, CA
Website: www.webadvanced.com

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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Zustek
Industry: Email Marketing & Communications
Location: Irvine, CA
Website: www.zustek.com

UC Irvine alumnus Ajay Shah (’98) co-founded Zustek with the goal of becoming the top provider of email marketing software and services in the US. For Shah, Zustek’s CEO, the start-up was his second entrepreneurial endeavor after successfully establishing OSI, a leading Oracle integration and enterprise solutions firm with offices located in the US and India....Read more

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