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Gene Swank Speaks at the Veloz Group

Gene Swank, a self-described "serial entrepreneur," came to speak to interns at the Veloz Group this Monday and share his business wisdom. Gene spends his time working on his successful businesses, investing, or searching for a new business idea. He also has a background in telecommunications industry designing wireless routers and bridges. The Rise of a Serial Entrepreneur Gene graduated from the University of Central Missouri with a BSBA in Computer Informations Systems. He left the telecommunications industry around 2009 when the market was shrinking. Interested in assuring his financial security, he decided to start his own business. Many colleagues...Read More

The Summer 2013 Internship Sets Sail

The summer internship at the Veloz Group has officially kicked off! Interns have come from all over the country to gain real-world experience at the Veloz Group. From a diverse cultural background and top schools in the nation, these fresh and innovative thinkers are excited to help this new company expand. The social media marketing team has focused its efforts in generating greater exposure for The Veloz Group through popular Social Media and Public Relations strategies. The software engineering internship team has been hard at work developing improved websites for Veloz companies such as Beverly Hills Chairs and Custom Tobacco,...Read More

The Veloz Group Makes Final Round in Grant Competition

It's been an exciting few weeks in our office, with the arrival of shining new faces-- welcome new interns and employees! We've been off to a great start this winter, with our placement in the final round of Idea Cafe's 13th Annual Small Business Grant. The Veloz Group has beat out several other creative businesses to place in this final round, that consists of only ten companies. In the final weeks of voting, it's crunch time and we're reaching out for everyone's support! We want to thank all of those who have and continue to support us on our journey...Read More

The Veloz Group winter internship program set to kick off

January 7th marks the first day of our winter internship program. We are pleased to welcome our latest class of interns from UCLA and USC. We have an amazing semester planned out and are looking forward to getting everyone started on their internships projects. The Veloz Group is always looking for top interns. If you are interested in interning with us, please visit our Internships page.Read More

The Veloz Group Hires Beverly Hills Chairs General Manager

We are excited to announce the hiring of our first General Manager, John Manoogian, who was also our first intern. John is a graduate of USC, where he also played quarterback on the Trojan football team. John is currently enrolled in the USC MBA.PM program for fully employed professionals and will serve as a Vice President within The Veloz Group and as the Executive Vice President and General Manager of Beverly Hills Chairs. John demonstrated his leadership abilities during his summer internship with The Veloz Group, and we are thrilled to retain John not only due to our first-hand knowledge of his strong...Read More

Intern Flashback: Bo Liu

I was asked to write a letter of recommendation for our former intern Bo Liu. This made me reminisce about Bo's time at The Veloz Group, and his contributions to our culture and the impact he made on the experience of all of his peers. While my actual letter of recommendation also touches on his technical accomplishments, those will not be discussed here. Bo was such a legend at The Veloz Group that he became the first intern to ever be featured in print. His poster still hangs in our Innovation Center to this day. Treason is for Bo's having worn a UCLA...Read More