Los Angeles Business Journal – Silicon Beach was the biggest L.A. business story of the year
December 24, 2012
Zehner shares their insights and observations on the massive growth of the tech and startup presence in 2012 with the Los Angeles Business Journal. This is the year Silicon Beach really came into its own. Los Angeles-based startups are thriving and the tech world has taken notice.
Matthew Zehner Zehner Founder / CEO
This year, Google cemented its presence here, a huge national law firm, Cooley, opened an LA office to capitalize on the Silicon Beach startup community and Silicon Valley investor Chris Sacca hired a full-time director in LA to make investments in local startups. And with VCs investing close to $2 billion in local startups, the development of Silicon Beach has to be one of the biggest business stories of the year.