Improving Local Healthcare Through Innovative Technology

Many Los Angeles locals face the same challenges of truly understanding their current health status. The healthcare system as a whole lacks a foundation of patient education and personal progress tracking. This would allow individuals to understand their health status, view personal progress, and feel empowered to take the steps necessary towards a healthier lifestyle. …

Alexis Schomer
Alexis Schomer

The Green Rush

As someone who grew up in the Los Angeles public school system, I always was so fascinated by stories of the Gold Rush. This event in our state’s history began a wave of great economic migration from the eastern shores of the country to Northern California and forever established the mystique of California to the …

David Turkell
David Turkell

Campaigning in the Digital Age

This November, Americans across the nation will have the opportunity to cast their vote in the midterm elections. While the midterms don’t get as much attention as elections for President, these elections can determine the balance of power in Congress and State Legislatures. In California, we even get to vote on whether we want to …

Danielle Cendejas
Danielle Cendejas

ScaleLA’s Big Foray into Healthcare

ScaleLA’s healthcare focus is taking the next step forward by launching a member’s only healthcare startup studio in West Los Angeles. The 15,000 square feet creative office space is located at the cross-section of Santa Monica, Westwood, Venice, Play Vista, and Culver City. Members will have access to an amazing facility designed for collaboration and …

Kelly Chu
Kelly Chu

Let’s talk about Rent

Before reading this article, please note that there is no agenda in this piece and the thoughts expressed in this piece are those of the author and not necessarily representative of ScaleLA as an organization. Los Angeles is a city of diverse thought. It’s often said that this is one of the rare cities across …

David Turkell
David Turkell

Entrepreneurs: Get Involved

Entrepreneurs throw around the word “disrupt” as casually as “innovate” or “iterate.” Every day, there is a new startup “disrupting” some aspect of the service industry. But do we really need one more service that will deliver food right to our couch? And on-demand valet services are nice, but are they contributing measurable good to …

Taylor McPartland
Taylor McPartland

The Big Picture

There is no more diverse city in the world than Los Angeles and the potential for economic and cultural success at our current time is more promising than ever. With the rise of the Expo Line, public transit has finally bridged the Eastern and Western corners of the city for an affordable cost for the …

David Turkell
David Turkell

Introducing Mentor2Mentor

My name is India Williams and I am proud to serve as the official Program Director for Mentor2Mentor (M2M), ScaleLA’s new entrepreneurial youth mentoring initiative. As a Senior Entrepreneurship and Business Law major at Loyola Marymount University, I understand the potential for endless innovation and originality by all residents of the region, regardless of their …

India Williams
India Williams

The Convergence Between Tech and Politics: 3 Takeaways from the Georgia 6th

Government relations and political professionals have an insatiable appetite to utilize technologically advanced tools for their issue advocacy and political campaigns. As a result, there has never been a better time for leaders in the tech community to insert themselves into the political debate and figure out how to best mobilize voters, solicit contributions, and …

Brian Kaissi
Brian Kaissi