10951 Pico Creative Offices Home to New and Old Tech Startups

10951 Penthouse

10951 Pico Penthouse Space

The 10951 Pico building was the birthplace of one of YouTube’s most successful content providers, Machinima.  In 2006, Machinima was founded by Allen DeBevoise in a 150 square foot suite in the Penthouse.  By July 2012, they already had 191 million unique users who viewed an excess of 2.1 billion videos on their YouTube channel and website and occupied 30,000 square feet in Hollywood.

10951 Pico also serves as the corporate headquarters for Bebo, a social networking site that was at one time a contender with Myspace and Friendster.  Little Black Bag, a social e-commerce company backed by David Tisch and Mark Suster, recently moved into the ground floor suite.

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New Penthouse Cafe Kitchen

With it’s open and collaborative Penthouse space, and upgraded cafe style kitchen, 10951 Pico will continue to house creative offices to inspire the new tech startups joining the ranks, as well as continuing to go above and beyond to accommodate and maintain close ties to older tech startups.

LA’s Silicon Beach in the News

Check out the latest news about LA’s burgeoning Silicon Beach Area:

USA Today: http://usatoday30.usatoday.com/tech/news/story/2012-07-15/silicon-beach/56241864/1

LA Times: http://articles.latimes.com/2011/dec/11/business/la-fi-cover-la-tech-20111211

Jason Nazar’s blog: http://www.jasonnazar.com/2008/11/23/a-tale-of-two-tech-cities-%E2%80%93-silicon-valley-vs-los-angeles/