SoCal Celebrates Entrepreneurs 2023 (SCCE-23) | Event Tomorrow (Sat Feb 11)

SoCal Celebrates Entrepreneurship is tomorrow (Saturday, Feb 11 starting at 1pm)!

Join us from 1pm to 5:30pm at the Titan Student Union at Cal State Fullerton as we honor community members and facilitate resources for innovators to build their own American Dream.

This year’s event will feature California State Senator Josh Newman, who will give the keynote address on Entrepreneurship in a Changing California Economy, as well as featuring panel discussions with some of the most successful entrepreneurs and community leaders in the region.

You’ll have the chance to hear about the challenges and triumphs of local entrepreneurs, learn about the latest trends in entrepreneurship, and make meaningful connections with others in the community. With a full day of inspiration, education, and networking, this event is the perfect opportunity to jump start your entrepreneurial journey or take your business to the next level.

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to be part of the SoCal Celebrates Entrepreneurship celebration. Register now to secure your spot at this exciting event!


12:00 – 12:45 PM: VIP Luncheon (Invite Only)

12:30 – 1:00 PM: Check-in

1:00 – 1:45 PM: Welcome & Keynote

1:45 – 4:00 PM: Panel Sessions & Fast Pitch

1:45 – 5:30 PM: Exhibitor Showcase

4:00 – 5:30 PM: Social Hour

SCCE Fast Pitch

Join us as we celebrate Southern California student entrepreneurs in a fast pitch! Each team will have 90 seconds to pitch and receive expert feedback, coaching, and win a prize package of cash and crucial in-kind business support services to launch and grow their ventures.

  • Aaron Klein | Lynx Enterprise
  • Diana Matamoros | The Latina Upskill Project
  • Johnnell Bragg | Planit Ponics
  • Rachel Littell | Gotta Go Foods LLC
  • Seth Sliger | Recycle Better

Contestants will have the opportunity to win these prizes:

  • $1,000 cash prize
  • $5,000 incubator residency
  • $4,500 marketing consultation package 
  • $1,000 IP consultation package


Moderated by Elianne Rodriguez, Director of LEEAF Accelerator & Fellowship, California State University, Los Angeles  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/socal-celebrates-entrepreneurs-2023-scce-23-tickets-494804883727