Wing Lam

Co-Founder, Wahoo’s Fish Tacos The story of Wing Lam, co-founder of Wahoo’s Fish Tacos, is the quintessential Orange County business success story. Wing and two of his brothers, Ed and Mingo, opened the first Wahoo’s restaurant in 1988. Their love of...

Tallia Hart

Tallia Hart has proven herself as a leader in non-profit association management for more than ten years. Ms. Hart’s leadership and team-building skills were developed early, as she trained on the United States Olympic Women’s Gymnastics team for much of...

Steele Platt

Steele Platt, founder of Yard House Restaurants, has always possessed an entrepreneurial spirit. He is considered both a visionary and industry leader having begun his career more than 34 years ago. Like most restaurateurs, Steele’s career started in the heart of the...

Shawn Green

Shawn Green is the co-founder of JockTalk, a sports social network created by professional athletes for fans. Prior to founding JockTalk, Shawn was a Major League Baseball player. Shawn’s professional baseball career spanned more than fourteen years with four...

Quy Nguyen

Quy “Q” Nguyen is the founder and CEO of Allyance Communications, celebrating its 10th anniversary. ‬Allyance offers a single-source carrier agnostic model that enables customers to develop and execute a Cloud & Telecom strategy which translates into...

Luis Vasquez

Luis Vasquez is responsible for OCTANe’s LaunchPad initiative. In this role, he brings together OCTANe’s resources and network to evaluate, mentor, and guide entrepreneurs and start-up companies. He has worked with over 730 companies and developed a network of over...