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On May 1st Tech in Motion: Orange County will be hosting a Tech talk on Online Commerce with Tom Nora.

Online Commerce has several evolution categories - E-Commerce, Social Commerce, Relationship Commerce, Flash Sales, Apparel Commerce, Mobile Commerce, etc. Southern California is beginning to take the center stage in Online Commerce and innovative new online commerce technologies. Major series A and B funding rounds of $50 million or more are fueling the growth of this industry and providing great career opportunities in all disciplines, including technical careers.

Southern California takes a different approach to building web technologies - We're design first, entertainment-centric and use a lot of video and imagery. We combine this with the stellar software engineering talent and amazing new software tools to help lead the next generation of E-Commerce businesses.


6:00-7:00 Networking and Food Time!
7:00-7:45 Talk and Questions
7:45-8:30 More Networking Time and Career Counseling available

Tom Nora Bio:

Tom is a Silicon Valley technology veteran and L.A. native. He has led several tech startups as CEO, VP Sales and as a Mentor/Advisor. Currently he is Founder and CEO of neoREY, a next generation mobile e-payment system using incorporating patent-pending biometrics. He is also Founder and leader of Startup Workshops, a tech industry networking and training group in Southern California with 1,000 members.

Startup Workshops are startup experts helping entrepreneurial leaders achieve long term success. We provide serial entrepreneurs, financiers, startup attorneys, marketing experts and others in the startup ecosystem to network and teach best practices to early stage startup founders and those who would like to join an early stage startup. Startup Workshops was founded by Tom Nora (@tomnora (!/@tomnora)) in January 2012 in Los Angeles.

"Absolutely wonderful group & well worth the effort to attend! Tom has an amazing group of talent around him - these are real people, a rarity in LA." Deborah Kim, Web Marketing Startup Founder

Please note: Amazon Orange County is located on the 14th floor of the building. They have offered to validate parking, so please bring your parking ticket up to the event. Also, the elevators will remain open and on allowing guests to come up to Amazon until 7 PM, so please plan accordingly.