The Israel Conference 2011
May 30, 2013
May 31, 2013
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The Israel ConferenceSponsors:

The Israel Conference is an amazingly attended annual conference that takes place in Los Angeles, now going into its fifth year, bringing the top companies from Israel and world-wide with their key business executives to speak and network, providing first-hand access to innovators and investors of excellent companies that are doing business in Israel.

Your sponsorship of The Israel Conference is an incredible opportunity which will provide you with direct access to the high-level attendees at this successful event that showcases Israel-facing businesses.

Please contact Paula Page at 310-445- 5388 / Paula@TheIsraelConference.org to discuss the sponsorship level best suited for your firm.

 

Sponsors:  

 

Marvell Technology IBM LivePerson
STEP Strategy Advisors DLA Piper Global Law Firm KPMG
Rubenstein / Justman Management Consultants Sherwood Partners, LLC agencyIP
Powermat Technologies Docstoc Fox Rothschild
Steptoe & Johnson Bank Leumi SVB Financial Group
SVB Financial Group Blumberg Capital Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf
SodaStream Zuznow

 

Media Partners:  

 

Israel Hayom Geektime NoCamels
Equities Israel Santa Monica Observer Los Angeles Business Journal
Israel Strategist Premiere Radio Networks The Wrap

 

Taste of Israel:  

 

SodaStream Osem Sadaf
Tnuva Harken Spirits Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf

 

Partner Organizations:  

 

Conexx - American Israel Chamber of Commerce - Southeast Region America-Israel Chamber of Commerce Chicago American Technion Society
Canadian Venture Capital & Private Equity Association (CVCA) Canada Israel Chamber of Commerce Consulate General of Israel - Los Angeles
USC Entertainment Technology Center iHollywood Keiretsu Forum of Southern California
Faith 2 Green Fusicology Community Assets Consulting
America-Israel Chamber of Commerce Chicago American Friends of Hebrew University American Technion Society
Australia-Israel Chamber of Commerce American Israel Chamber of Commerce of Minnesota Canada Israel Chamber of Commerce
Canada's Venture Capital & Private Equity Association Irvine Global Innovation Group at UCI Israel Advanced Technologies Industries
Israeli Entrepreneurs and Founders Forum Israel Venture Network Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce
Larta Lithuania Israel Chamber of Commerce Nepal Israel Chamber of Commerce
Southern California-Israel Chamber of Commerce SuperIsraeli.com Texas-Israel Chamber of Commerce
Tevel Global PagesLA WITI-Women in Technology International

 

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Conexx - American Israel Chamber of Commerce - Southeast Region
Conexx: America Israel Business Connector was established in 1992 as the American-Israel Chamber of Commerce, Southeast Region. conexx is a private, not-for profit (and non-governmental) business organization to connect Israelis and Americans in business and explore new market opportunities.

With over 500 members today, Conexx is headquartered in Atlanta and connects US and Israel from its Southeastern US (Georgia, Alabama, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Mississippi) stronghold.

Conexx has earned the reputation as one of the most successful and effective bi-national business organizations in the United States, delivering great value to Israeli companies seeking U.S. market entry, to American companies desiring entry into Israel and entr??e to her incredible technologies, or to those looking for a powerful network to promote their products or services.
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America-Israel Chamber of Commerce Chicago
The America-Israel Chamber of Commerce Chicago (AICC) provides an opportunity-laden venue for companies to do business in Israel, as well as between members. The AICC organizes informational, networking and state-of-the-art business programs, promotes Israeli goods and services, leads trade delegations, and works closely with governmental, non-profit, charitable and industry organizations to foster trade and investment.

There are many chambers of commerce in Chicago, but the America-Israel Chamber of Commerce Chicago (AICC) is the only one devoted to Israel. They are a 501(c)(6) not-for-profit trade association, founded in 1958, that connects its members into a global network that provides vital information and facilitates business contacts. Members include manufacturers, distributors, wholesalers, retailers, professional and business service providers, venture capitalists, investment bankers and R&D scientists. Over the years, hundreds of companies have found ways to grow their international trade through the Chamber.
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American Technion Society
Based in New York City, the American Technion Society (ATS) provides critical support to the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, ranked among the worlds leading science and technology universities. ATS Donors have provided more than $1.95 billion since its inception in 1940. The ATS and its network of chapters across the U.S. provide funds for scholarships, fellowships, faculty recruitment and chairs, research, buildings, laboratories, classrooms and dormitories, and more.

Their mission is to enable the Technion to be among the worlds leading institutions improving the well-being of Israel and all humanity through leadership in science and technology.
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Canadian Venture Capital & Private Equity Association (CVCA)
The CVCA. or Canadas Venture Capital & Private Equity Association, represents the majority of private equity companies in Canada, with over 2000 members. CVCA members have over $105 billion in capital under management, in three distinct market segments:

Buyout is characterized chiefly by risk investment in established private or publicly listed firms that are undergoing a fundamental change in operations or strategy. Buyout funds are often called such, even if their mandates are not exclusively buy out related.

Mezzanine is characterized chiefly by use of Subordinated Debt, or preferred stock with an equity kicker, to invest largely in the same type of companies and deals as buyout funds.

Venture Capital is characterized generally by investment in early stage companies, mostly in technology businesses.

The CVCA is a leading source for advocacy, networking, information and professional development for venture capital and private equity professionals.
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Canada Israel Chamber of Commerce
CICC is a national organization representing businesses, professionals, and individuals across all provinces in Canada who are interested in Learning about, and potentialy conducting trade and commerce with individuals and corporations in the Israeli marketplace.
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Marvell Technology
Founded in 1995, Marvell Technology Group has operations worldwide and approximately 5,700 employees. Marvell's U.S. operating subsidiary is based in Santa Clara, California and Marvell has international design centers located in the US, Europe, Israel, India, Singapore and China. A leading fabless semiconductor company, Marvell ships over one billion chips a year. Marvell's expertise in microprocessor architecture and digital signal processing, drives multiple platforms including high volume storage solutions, mobile and wireless, networking, consumer, and green products. Worldclass engineering and mixed-signal design expertise helps Marvell deliver critical building blocks to its customers, giving them the competitive edge to succeed in today's dynamic market.
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IBM
IBM provides information technology products and services worldwide. IBM operates in five segments: Global Technology Services, Global Business Serivc3es, Software, Systems and Technology, and Global Financing.
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LivePerson
LivePerson creates meaningful, real time customer connections that help businesses increase conversions and improve consumer experience. LivePerson offers a platform that enables businesses to proactively connect in real-time with their customers via chat, voice, and content delivery at the right time, through the right channel, including websites, social media, and mobile devices. This 'intelligent engagement' is driven by real-time behavioral analytics, producing connections based on a true understanding of business objectives and customer needs. More than 8,500 companies rely on LivePerson's platform to increase conversions and improve customer experience, including Hewlett-Packard, IBM, Microsoft, Verizon, Sky, Walt Disney, PNC, QVC and Orbitz. LivePerson received the CODiE award for Best Ecommerce Solution in 2011, and has been named one of America's 25 Fastest-Growing Tech Companies by Forbes in 2011, and a Company of the Year by Frost and Sullivan in 2011.
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STEP Strategy Advisors
The Israel Conference launched in 2009 to expand the conversation between the business community and the exciting happenings in the entrepreneurial Israeli market. STEP is known for connecting companies and people together to create new business opportunities, drive new business, and facilitate acquisitions. STEP is an established M&A Advisory firm and known for business acumen that supports the parties in making aligned decisions. STEP Strategy Advisors is a strategic planning and acquisitions advisory firm that facilitates expanding the growth of companies through market entry planning and as well as an advisor to facilitate growth through acquisitions working with some of the largest Private Equity firms in the US.
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LivePerson
LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ: LPSN) offers a platform that enables businesses to proactively connect in real-time with their customers via chat, voice, and content delivery at the right time, through the right channel, including websites, social media, and mobile devices. This intelligent engagement is driven by real-time behavioral analytics, producing connections based on a true understanding of business objectives and customer needs.
More than 8,500 companies rely on the LivePerson platform to increase conversions and improve customer experience, including Hewlett-Packard, IBM, Microsoft, Verizon, Sky, Walt Disney, PNC, QVC and Orbitz. LivePerson received the CODiE award for Best Ecommerce Solution in 2011, and has been named one of America s 25 Fastest-Growing Tech Companies by Forbes in 2011, and a Company of the Year by Frost and Sullivan in 2011. LivePerson is headquartered in New York City with offices in San Francisco, Tel Aviv, Atlanta, London and Melbourne, Australia.
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DLA Piper Global Law Firm
DLA Piper is a global law firm with 4,200 lawyers located in 31 countries and 77 offices throughout the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe and the Middle East, positioned to help companies with their legal needs anywhere in the world. The firm represents a wide range of Israeli companies and investors in their activities throughout the world, and it has a dedicated Israel Practice with a presence on the ground focused on servicing the global needs of its broad Israeli clientele.
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KPMG
KPMG delivers a globally consistent set of multidisciplinary services based on deep industry knowledge. Our industry focus helps KPMG professionals develop a rich understanding of clients businesses and the insight, skills, and resources required to address industry-specific issues and opportunities. KPMG global member firm combined revenues totaled $22.7 billion for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2011, a 10.1 percent increase in U.S. dollars, or 6.2 percent in local currency terms.
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Rubenstein / Justman Management Consultants
Rubenstein / Justman Management Consultants is a professional project management firm for Information Technology and Operations Improvement for middle-market companies. RJMC\'s considerable expertise in project management, business processes and procedures, and enterprise-wide systems for complex organizations spans over twenty years of working with project teams to lead the company in identifying solutions that best serve the strategic interests of the organization. RJMC provides its Clients with specialized knowledge and expertise that result in practical and effective solutions. RJMC focuses on areas where technology can facilitate substantial operational improvements. Our Systems Assessments are a great tool for moving towards positive change.
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Sherwood Partners, LLC
Since 1992 Sherwood Partners, LLC has become one of the premier business advisory firms to the restructuring industry. The Sherwood team of seasoned business professionals provides founders, shareholders and senior executives with more than a report ??? we at Sherwood go beyond traditional tactics to help make decisions and implement plans that achieve exceptional results.
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agencyIP
agencyIP represents technologies orphaned by corporations, developers and Venture Capital backed companies which are our raw materials. agencyIP also represents established trademarks and brands that has enabled us to insert certain technologies, which create unique opportunities for both the licensor and licensee of the unique trademarks.
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Powermat Technologies
Powermat was established in 2007 in response to the explosion of electronic devices flooding today's market and the growing need to provide a simple, smart, efficient and clutter-free approach for simultaneously powering multiple devices. Powermat allows users to enable their electronic devices once with a Powermat receiver and then set down up to three devices on the charging mat for safe and effective wireless charging. It's simple, effortless, and provides consumers with first-of-its-kind freedom from the need to constantly plug/unplug as well as the angst of running on empty. Moreover, Powermat eliminates the tangle of wires that result from multiple cords overload; virtually eliminating "cord fatigue" among consumers toting more and more "must have" gadgets.
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Docstoc
Docstoc is the premier online community and marketplace to find and share professional documents. Docstoc provides the platform to upload and share documents with the world, and serves as a vast repository of free and for purchase legal, business, financial, technical, and educational documents that can be easily searched, previewed and downloaded. Docstoc, Inc was founded by Jason Nazar (bio) and Alon Shwartz (bio). The company was selected in September of 2007 to debut its product at the prestigious TechCrunch40 Conference. The product was subsequently launched to the public in November 2007. Docstoc is a venture backed company (Rustic Canyon) and received funding from the co-founders/investors in MySpace, LowerMyBills, Mp3.com, PriceGrabber and Baidu. Their legal counsel is DLA Piper. The company is located in Santa Monica, CA.
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SodaStream
SodaStream is the worlds leading manufacturer, distributor and marketer of home beverage carbonation systems, enabling consumers to easily transform ordinary tap water instantly into carbonated soft drinks and sparkling water. SodaStream products are environmentally friendly, cost effective, offer a better-for-you soda alternative and are fun and easy to use. In addition the products offer a smarter and more convenient way to enjoy soda, eliminating the need to carry, store and dispose of plastic bottles and cans. SodaStream is available at over 60,000 stores across 45 countries.
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Fox Rothschild
Fox Rothschild LLP is a law firm built to serve business leaders. They come to Fox Rothschild for guidance because we understand their issues, their priorities, and the way they think. Fox Rothschild\'s job is to help clients manage risk and make better business decisions by offering practical, innovative advice. Probably the best compliment received from clients is that Fox Rothschild treats their issues and their businesses as if they are our own. Fox Rothschild LLP delivers a full range of legal services from the traditional (Litigation, Corporate, Labor and Employment) to the emerging services (Intellectual Property and Tech and Venture Finance).
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Steptoe & Johnson
Steptoe & Johnson LLP is an international law firm widely recognized for vigorous representation of clients before governmental agencies, successful advocacy in complex litigation and arbitration, and creative and practical advice in guiding business and technology transactions. The firm has more than 500 lawyers and other professionals in offices in Beijing, Brussels, Century City, Chicago, London, Los Angeles, New York, Phoenix and Washington.
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Bank Leumi
Bank Leumi was established in 1902 as a part of Dr. Benyamin Herzl's Zionistic dream. The Bank was intended to be the financial arm of the Zionist Movement and is now the oldest and one of the leading banking corporations in Israel. From the beginning, Leumi integrated its business operations and a commitment to develop the Zionist project and the State of Israel. Leumi has a long tradition of donating to various institutions and organizations in the social, cultural, art, sport and health domains. The Leumi Group currently has more than 317 branches and representations across 21 countries worldwide including some of the world's leading financial centers. The Leumi Group deals with a diversity of domestic and international financial and non-monetary operations.
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SVB Financial Group
SVB Financial Group provides diversified financial services to emerging, growth and established technology companies and the life science, venture capital and premium wine markets. Through its focus on specialized markets and extensive knowledge of the people and business issues driving them, SVB Financial Group provides a level of service and partnership that measurably impacts its clients' success. Headquartered in Santa Clara, California, the company offers its clients commercial, investment, merchant and private banking, as well as value-added services using its knowledge and networks. Founded in 1983, SVB Financial Group serves clients around the world through 26 domestic offices, and international subsidiaries in the U.K., Israel, India and China, and an extensive network of relationships with venture capitalists in Asia, Australia, Europe, India, and Israel.
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SVB Financial Group
SVB Financial Group provides diversified financial services to emerging, growth and established technology companies and the life science, venture capital and premium wine markets. Through its focus on specialized markets and extensive knowledge of the people and business issues driving them, SVB Financial Group provides a level of service and partnership that measurably impacts its clients' success. Headquartered in Santa Clara, California, the company offers its clients commercial, investment, merchant and private banking, as well as value-added services using its knowledge and networks. Founded in 1983, SVB Financial Group serves clients around the world through 26 domestic offices, and international subsidiaries in the U.K., Israel, India and China, and an extensive network of relationships with venture capitalists in Asia, Australia, Europe, India, and Israel.
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Blumberg Capital
Blumberg Capital's investment strategy provides focus and clarity along three vectors: stage, sector and geography. The Fund targets early-stage companies. As thematic investors, the Principals endeavor to identify "best of breed" emerging technologies that enhance productivity, reduce costs and minimize threats for business and Original Equipment Manufacturers ("OEM") customers. Driven by the Fund's sector focus, the Principals have consistently sourced high quality deal flow from geographies where the concentration of such companies is high - namely Silicon Valley and Israel. In the aggregate, the Fund's investment strategy by stage, sector and geography is unique and leverages the Principals' extensive experience and investment expertise.
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Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf
Born and brewed in Southern California since 1963, The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf is the oldest and largest privately-held specialty coffee and tea retailer in the United States. Beginning with our first cafe in Brentwood, California, we have always been passionate about connecting loyal customers to one another with carefully handcrafted products. The company has grown to be an international icon and currently has more than 800 stores in over 20 countries. Each one is dedicated to serving our community and providing a warm and inviting environment.
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Israel Hayom
Israel Hayom was founded on the belief that the Israeli public deserves better, more balanced and more accurate journalism. Journalism that speaks, not shouts. Journalism of a different kind. Free of charge. We promise to bring our readers a quality, fair and balanced news story. We promise to speak in down-to-earth terms, in a manner which respects the profession of journalism and the principles which the newspaper strives to represent. We promise to offer a superior alternative to existing media. To be a tenacious but fair newspaper. Different and better.
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Geektime
Geektime is Israel\'s largest technology news blog. Since March of 2009, Geektime has fueled startup and technology communities with their daily fix of news, updates, and articles on various topics in technology. Geektime boasts a reader base of hundreds of thousands of visitors a month. These are die-hard tech lovers who know their devices, companies and technologies, and Geektime is their trusted shady source for everything Geek.
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NoCamels
NoCamels.com is the world\'s leading news website on Israeli innovation. NoCamels.com covers the latest and most cutting-edge innovations; startups; technological breakthroughs; medical discoveries; environmental advances and more. NoCamels aims to objectively cover the most relevant innovations and introduce them to readers around the world who may benefit from them.
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Equities Israel
Equities Israel is a service of M.G.M. International Publications Ltd. Equities Israel is a leading platform providing equity investors worldwide with increased visibility to Israeli and Israeli related public companies whose shares are listed on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange, NASDAQ, NYSE-Euronext and other leading stock exchanges around the world. Israel Equities provides data via its web site www.equities.co.il, digital directories and its Israel Update e-Newsletter.
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Santa Monica Observer
The Santa Monica Observer is a free weekly newspaper of general circulation in Santa Monica. Currently, the Santa Monica Observer is the most widely read weekly publication in Santa Monica with a circulation of over 20,000 and a readership of over 38,300.
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Los Angeles Business Journal
The award-winning Los Angeles Business Journal examines the many ways that the L.A. economy operates. Together with the economic news, demographics and lifestyle profiles, the Los Angeles Business Journal is presented in an accessible format. First-rate editorial and research teams provide in-depth analyses of the community's ever-changing business and economic scene.
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Israel Strategist
IsraelStrategist.com is a resource on the Israeli economy and the range of investment opportunities that Israel presents. Our audience includes novice investors with minimal knowledge about Israel and its financial markets; sophisticated investors who have experience in Israeli markets; and everyone in between. IsraelStrategist.com is premised on the idea that Israel presents a compelling investment opportunity and that the story behind why Israel has become such an attractive investment is worth telling.
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Premiere Radio Networks
Premiere Radio Networks, a subsidiary of Clear Channel Communications, syndicates 90 radio programs and services to more than 5,000 radio affiliations to reach over 190 million listeners weekly. Premiere Radio is the number one radio network in the country. Founded in 1987, Premiere began in Los Angeles with a $30,000 investment. Within the first year, the company produced three shows and recorded advertising billings of $2.1 million with approximately 250 affiliates. Today, Premiere produces 70 programs with annual billings in excess of $330 million. Through its Mediabase research component, Premiere monitors music on more than 1,800 radio stations in 180 U.S. and Canadian markets, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. In addition to providing vital airplay information to the music industry, the company provides its research to nearly 1,700 affiliate radio stations on a barter subscription basis.
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SodaStream
SodaStream is the world's largest manufacturer, distributor, and marketer of Home Carbonation Systems. The brands are sold in over 40,000 retail stores in 41 countries including home and electrical appliance stores, hypermarkets, supermarkets, department stores, convenience stores, DIY, specialty and "green" stores, water specialists & dealers, as well as online and in catalogs.

SodaStream's long standing and deep heritage dates back to 1903, when the company introduced innovative solutions to the beverage market. The SodaStream system enables consumers to carbonate water and to flavor carbonated beverages at home as an alternative to purchasing prepacked bottles or cans. This has many important benefits to the consumer including cost savings and no hassle with bottles.
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Osem
Founded in 1942 as a food marketing company, four years later in 1946, the company built its first factory in Bnei Brak. In the beginning, Osem produced noodles, and invented small baked flakes \\\"ptitim\\\" in order to provide the needs of the Mizrahis, whose diets were largely made up of rice and couscous.
In 1964, Osem\\\'s snack factory was founded in Holon, and the company\\\'s main product was created - the peanut butter flavored Bamba. In 1970, the company started producing baked food in addition to introducing the Bissli snacks, which come is several flavors such as falafel, mesquite, BBQ, pizza, etc. It also produces soup powders, including a pareve chicken flavor, vegetable, and onion and sauce powders.
The company\\\'s main factory was built in 1976 in Petah Tikva, in which the company\\\'s administration offices, distribution center and the sauce factory are now found.
Osem has acquired several smaller food companies and expanded their product lines, such as Froumine, Argal Bakery Shop and Magdanot HaBait factory (where the cakes production line is found).
In 1995, Osem started to market Nestle\\\'s products. Among these are coffee, chocolate and breakfast cereals; Nestle also acquired 50.1% of Osem\\\'s shares in that year.
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Sadaf
Sadaf Foods established operations in Los Angeles, California in 1982 as a wholesaler, manufacturer and distributor of Mediterranean, Kosher and Specialty Foods. Today, Sadaf Foods is a privately held family-owned company that is rapidly growing and is a leader amongst specialty food importers and suppliers.
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Tnuva
Tnuva Food Industries Ltd. operates as a food conglomerate. It produces dairy products, such as soft cheeses, cottage cheese, yogurt and dairy drinks, dessert snacks, as well as milk, milk drinks, and milk powder. The company provides its dairy products through distribution centers in Israel. It involves in the development, production, and marketing of meat products, including fresh meat, ready-to-eat chicken, cold cuts, deli meat and processed meat products, frozen fish and fish delicacies, and frozen vegetables, as well as offers organic food products, such as bread, cattle and goats milk products, soy-based products, vegetables, fruits, cereals, and healthy snacks. The company exports its meat products primarily to England, France, and the United States, as well as markets in Israel. It also produces eggs, as well as serves institutional markets, including hotels, restaurants, cafes, hospitals, and catering firms. In addition, the company provides poultry products, frozen pizza and pastry products, smoked fish and salads, dressings, sauces, spreads, and water, as well as involves in breeding of turkeys and poultry. Tnuva Food Industries Ltd. was founded in 1929 and is based in Ramat Hasharon, Israel
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Harken Spirits
Harken Spirits, Inc. is a San Francisco Bay Area wine importer of fine wines from select wineries in Israel, each producing distinctive, kosher wines of excellent quality that reflect unique regional characteristics. Harken Spirits imports rare wines, beer and spirits from around the world into the California market and specializes in providing customers with superior, award winning wines from Israel. Israeli wines are imported from three distinctive wineries: Gush Etzion, Kadesh Barnea, and Har Bracha, each growing in a different region within Israel.
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Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf
Born and brewed in Southern California since 1963, The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf is the oldest and largest privately-held specialty coffee and tea retailer in the United States. Beginning with our first cafe in Brentwood, California, we have always been passionate about connecting loyal customers to one another with carefully handcrafted products. The company has grown to be an international icon and currently has more than 800 stores in over 20 countries. Each one is dedicated to serving our community and providing a warm and inviting environment.
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Consulate General of Israel - Los Angeles
The Consulate General of Israel in Los Angeles is one of Israel's largest diplomatic missions in the world. It covers the entire Southwest region of the United States including Arizona, Southern California, Colorado, Hawaii, Nevada, Utah, and Wyoming. The Consulate is an official office of the Government of Israel. Our many departments work hand in hand striving to provide the best of Israel and strengthen the already deep bonds between Israel and the Southwest region.
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USC Entertainment Technology Center
The Entertainment Technology Center at the University of Southern California (ETC@USC) is a think tank and research center that brings together senior executives, innovators, thought leaders, and catalysts from the entertainment, consumer electronics, technology, and services industries along with the academic resources of the University of Southern California to explore and to act upon topics and issues related to the creation, distribution, and consumption of entertainment content. As an organization within the USC School of Cinematic Arts, ETC helps drive collaborative projects among its member companies and engages with next generation consumers to understand the impact of emerging technology on all aspects of the entertainment industry, especially technology development and implementation, the creative process, business models, and future trends. ETC acts as a convener and accelerator for entertainment technology and commerce through: Research, Publications, Events, Collaborative Projects and Shared Exploratory Labs and Demonstrations.
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Zuznow
Zuznow is dedicated to providing a sophisticated and elegant platform for automatically converting any website, no matter how complex its design or functionality, into a fully-reflected mobile site that looks good on whatever mobile device is being used to access the site. Zuznow is committed to cutting-edge technology, to uncompromising professionalism and to unwavering customer support.
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iHollywood
iHollywood Forum, Inc. is a leading producer of conferences and forums on digital media and entertainment. Its mission is to educate executives about the future of Hollywood, entertainment and the media business; and to create forums where networking and dealmaking are done. Technology discussions span many businesses, including television, cinema, games, music, the Internet, marketing, mobile and home entertainment.
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Keiretsu Forum of Southern California
Keiretsu Forum is a global investment community of accredited private equity angel investors, venture capitalists and corporate/institutional investors. Keiretsu Forum was founded in the San Francisco East Bay in California in 2000 by Randy Williams. We are a worldwide network of capital, resources and deal flow with 26 chapters on 3 continents. Keiretsu Forum members invest in high-quality, diverse investment opportunities. Our community is strengthened through its involvement in social and charitable activities.
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Faith 2 Green
As a non-profit organization, Faith2Green works to "instill a commitment to environmental protection rooted in our shared moral values." Further, in helping to improve the community, we support sound environmental efforts by actively participating in the formation of public policy. Through our diverse programming, we strive to carry out our three pillar mission: 1. To work with major religious institutions in order to facilitate measurable and identifiable progress towards environmental stewardship and encourage a commitment towards environmental protection, 2. To provide major events yearly whereby people who are interested in or share our values meet, share a sense of commitment, and re-establish their connection to each other and to the Faith2Green mission, 3. To have a positive impact on local, regional, and statewide environmental legislation with national and, if possible, international importance. Some of our key programs include the US-Israel Eco-Technology Development Program, the Motor Ave Farmers Market, a Community Gardens Program, and a Green Sanctuaries Program.
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Fusicology
Since 2003, Fusicology.com has been the Source of Event Listings for the Global Soul Community ??? Music, Art & Culture. Defining the Soul Diaspora since 2003, FUSICOLOGY is a hub for progressive music and culture. By aggregating event listings and relevant news for tastemakers, FUSICOLOGY empowers like-minded progressives and trendsetters. FUSICOLOGY has a sustained presence in 18 cities in the United States and Canada. An expansion to additional international markets is currently in development. www.fusicology.com
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Community Assets Consulting
At CAC, we help clients identify new opportunities, resolve challenges, and optimize business outcomes in the international marketplace. Combining market knowledge with a thorough understanding of business needs means that CAC can develop custom solutions and strategies to facilitate our clients' business. With over ten years of consulting experience, CAC has become a leading name in the field of corporate sustainability and environmental business development. We do more than open doors. We stay involved in the issues that are important to our clients, helping to shape critical events and decisions to achieve the best possible end results.

CAC offers a unique blend of professionals with extensive political, diplomatic, and international business experience. Its professionals and strategic partners offer a wide range of experience in international economic policy, financial services, international business, and environmental tax credit policy. Our expertise is enhanced by strategic relationships with professionals around the world who understand the business and culture of the countries where we assist our clients.
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America-Israel Chamber of Commerce Chicago
There are many chambers of commerce in Chicago, but the America-Israel Chamber of Commerce Chicago is the only one devoted to Israel. We... Facilitate trade and investment between the U.S. and Israel; Promote Israeli goods and services; Present business networking and educational programs; Lead trade delegations and business match-making events; and Work closely with the Government of Israel to advance bilateral trade.
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American Friends of Hebrew University
American Friends of The Hebrew University (AFHU) is a national, not-for-profit organization in support of The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel's foremost center of higher education and research. Forging a meaningful partnership between American Jewry and the people of Israel, AFHU helps to ensure the nation's well being by nurturing Israel's greatest asset: the intellectual strength of its people. AFHU's cultural and educational programs attract people from all walks of life, including Hebrew University and Rothberg International School alumni, American scholars and scientists, and the general U.S. public.
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American Technion Society
The American Technion Society (ATS) provides critical support to the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, ranked among the world's leading science and technology universities. The ATS accomplishes this through a national network of thousands of dedicated members from coast to coast. The ATS has a distinguished record of achievement, having raised more than $1.5 billion since its founding in 1940. A variety of charitable giving opportunities are offered. These range from endowing and naming buildings, laboratories, and academic chairs in the Technion's 18 academic faculties to vital support for graduate student fellowships, dormitories, scholarships, counseling, and other assistance to the hundreds of Technion students whose studies are interrupted by reserve service in the Israel Defense Forces. The ATS is constantly expanding its efforts to ensure the Technion's continued excellence and achievements.
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Australia-Israel Chamber of Commerce
The Australia-Israel Chamber of Commerce (AICC) is Australia's pre-eminent international Chamber of Commerce and one of the country's most prestigious and active national business organizations. Since its formal registration in 1970, trade between the two countries has continued to grow and the range of items traded has dramatically expanded. Both Australia and Israel have learnt much from each other and the work of the Chamber has allowed much of this potential to be realized. An entrepreneurial and talented leadership and staff have ensured the continued growth of the organization, and have established the Chamber as one of Australia's leading business organizations with a strong brand and reputation in the marketplace.
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American Israel Chamber of Commerce of Minnesota
The American-Israel Chamber of Commerce & Industry of Minnesota (AICCMN) was established in 1980 to serve its members by being the best resource and catalyst for developing strategic alliances between the business communities of Minnesota and Israel. The Chamber\\\\\\\'s goal is to provide services to companies in Minnesota and Israel who want to do business together. AICCMN strives to foster partnerships between Minnesota businesses and Israeli businesses through trade and economic development.
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Canada Israel Chamber of Commerce
CICC is a national organization representing businesses, professionals, and individuals across all provinces in Canada who are interested in Learning about, and potentialy conducting trade and commerce with individuals and corporations in the Israeli marketplace.
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Canada's Venture Capital & Private Equity Association
The CVCA - Canada's Venture Capital & Private Equity Association - represents the majority of private equity companies in Canada, with over 1800 members. CVCA members have over $75 billion in capital under management, in three distinct market segments: Buyout, Mezzanine, and Venture Capital. The CVCA is a leading source for advocacy, networking, information and professional development for venture capital and private equity professionals.
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Irvine Global Innovation Group at UCI
The Irvine Global Innovation Group at UCI explores cutting edge research opportunities from a international perspective, while building professional relationships with foreign firms. Our current objective is to develop an innovation driven partnership between firms in the State of Israel and the University of California, Irvine. We are currently focusing on a collaboration between the Henry Samueli School of Engineering, Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences, and the schools of Medicine, Biological Sciences, Health Sciences, and Physical Sciences for this specific initiative.
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Israel Advanced Technologies Industries
Israel Advanced Technology Industries (IATI) is Israel's largest umbrella organization for companies, organizations, and individuals in the life science & high-tech sectors. IATI represents and supports the entire Israeli advanced technology "eco-system" in order to leverage its strengths and expand its network. Our network of contacts includes governments, VC funds, MNCs, start-ups, accelerators, tech transfer companies, academia, and service providers. This helps us to serve as a main junction for networking, creating business opportunities, lobbying and promoting relevant initiatives of innovation and investments. IATI is proud to have 500 total members representing the entire eco-system!
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Israeli Entrepreneurs and Founders Forum
The IEFF is a platform for networking, ideas exchange and mutual assistance for Israeli executives and entrepreneurs residing in the Silicon Valley.
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Israel Venture Network
IVN is a social investment organization, bridging social gaps and generating systemic change in Israel through high-impact programs and hands-on venture philanthropy for over 10 years. By marrying business acumen, economic development tools & financing with high-impact social programs, we work towards the betterment of Israel's social landscape. Our business acumen is derived from our membership - a network of dedicated business entrepreneurs and executives in Israel and the United States.
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Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce
Since 1888, the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce has spoken for business by representing its concerns before government and encouraging new investments in the marketplace. Now the Chamber's role has expanded to providing resources, education and opportunities for its members.
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Larta
Larta Institute is a private non-profit organization with the mission of vastly improving the transition of scientific and technological breakthroughs from the lab to the marketplace, where they can better lives and improve wellbeing. Larta has over 18 years of experience in the design and implementation of high-impact commercialization programs that help innovators reach global markets. Our clients range from federal agencies in the U.S. to governments and regional authorities across the globe. We credit our proven track record of success to our unrivaled expertise and extensive global network of subject-matter experts, seasoned entrepreneurs, investors, and Fortune 1000 companies. Since 1993, we have assisted hundreds of entrepreneurs to raise over $1.5 billion in capital.
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Lithuania Israel Chamber of Commerce
The Lithuania Israel Chamber of Commerce (LICC) consolidates economic, commercial and scientific links between Israel and Lithuania and promotes their development, fosters mutual investments, actively monitors legislative process. LICC is primarily focusing on knowledge economy, high technologies, science, medicine, tourism and spheres of progressive business cooperation.
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Nepal Israel Chamber of Commerce
NICC is non-governmental organization with the legal status of a non-profit making and autonomous entity. NICC was registered at District Adminastration office,Kathmandu on 25 poush,2066(January 9,2010).The chamber is a bi-national organization of Nepalese businesssmen and industrialists having business relations with Israel and Israeli business community doing business with Nepal. NICC plays a focal role as the first contact point for the companies interested in business with Israel as well as Israelly companies interested in business with Nepal.
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Southern California-Israel Chamber of Commerce
The Southern California-Israel Chamber of Commerce (SCICC) is dedicated to fostering bilateral business, trade, and investment opportunities between Southern California and Israel. With its extensive, dynamic network of companies, business executives and political leaders, the SCICC has served as a facilitator of joint venture programs between the two countries for over twelve years. Through networking events, mentorship programs, investment forums, educational seminars and industry-specific meetings, the SCICC contributes to stronger business alliances between Southern California and Israel.
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SuperIsraeli.com
The ultimate source for everything Israeli, offering the largest selection of Israeli items in the US. We provide the highest quality Kosher products at the lowest prices possible, delivered anywhere in the United States and worldwide, on-time and expertly packaged. We are known for our commitment to outstanding customer service, and our online store is designed to provide you with a safe and secure environment to browse and purchase. We are proud to offer over 6,000 items and growing.
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Texas-Israel Chamber of Commerce
The Texas-Israel Chamber of Commerce was established in 2007 by business leaders in every major Texas city, The Israel-American Chamber of Commerce, and the Texas Governor\\\'s office with the sole mission of being the primary resource for economic development between Texas and Israel. It is a private, not-for-profit business organization. We offer Opportunities to Network through our dynamic programs which include electronic industry forums, annual conferences and educational symposiums; Access to Online Membership Directory and Staff to assist in Business Development Opportunities; Facilitate Meetings with top-business leaders in Texas and Israel; and Participate in Trade Missions to Israel for Texas companies to visit Israeli companies and pursue business objectives.
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Tevel Global
Tevel Global is the only global investor community and fund, focused exclusively on Israeli technology companies. We invest in sectors in which Israeli technology has proven to be exceptionally innovative and game-changing, including but not limited to, Biomed/Medical Devices, Internet, Telecoms, Software, Clean Tech and Security. Tevel Global provides investors, especially those residing outside of Israel, with access (through an investment fund and directly) to companies which would not otherwise come their way or which would take significant time and effort to identify. We are looking for companies that have sustainable competitive edge in our dynamic world.
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PagesLA
Pages LA offers business owners exposure through our online directories, targeting a specific audience and enabling the promotion of goods and services to communities with great buying power. Every business has the option to choose from a number of directories, depending on factors like location and needs. Our online directories provide business owners with a venue to advertise their products and services cost-effectively while getting the most exposure possible.
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WITI-Women in Technology International
WITI is the nation\'s leading trade association for tech-savvy women and is the premiere global organization empowering women in business and technology to achieve unimagined possibilities. With a global network of smart, talented women and a market reach exceeding 2 million, WITI has powerful programs and partnerships that provide connections, resources, opportunities and a supportive environment of women committed to helping each other. Along with its professional association of Networks throughout the U.S. and worldwide, including Hong Kong, Great Britain, Australia, and Mexico, WITI delivers value for individuals that work for a company, the government or academia, as well as small business owners.

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