Join APEX OC as we work with Girls, Inc. of Orange County in a day of empowerment, beauty, and personal growth for young [...]
We're very excited to announce the entertainment lineup for this year's 20th Anniversary APEX Awards Gala.
Awards Show & Live Entertainment
As a second generation Asian American, we had the privileges of growing up in a well-developed nation. I find in today’s [...]
The Information Exchange
February 14, 2014
Whether you’re looking to expand your professional horizons or your personal network, our first LA Networking Mixer of 2014: Elevate to APEX, offers the perfect opportunity.
Coming up on Thursday, February 27 at the stunning Elevate Lounge in Downtown, Elevate to APEX will put a spotlight on our very own APEX Mentoring Program (AMP). AMP matches pairs based on their areas of interest and specific career overlap. Our [...]
February 7, 2014
“New Year, New Ideas,” APEX’s first professional mixer of the year, co-hosted by both APEX OC and Orrick Law Firm, gathered over 130 guests, Thursday, February 6, 2014. Guests from throughout Orange County and Los Angeles braved the rain and gathered at Orrick’s prestigious Irvine office to build their professional network and learn more about Orrick and APEX. Young professionals represented industries in law, engineering, research, finance, [...]
May 21, 2013
By: Ellen Chen
My personal identity as an Asian American has always been a personal struggle for me but it disappeared when I started giving back to the community.
As an Asian American born in the city of Odessa, Texas (home of the Permian Panthers featured in Friday Night Lights), I was part of a newly immigrated family that had moved there from Taiwan to try their hands at [...]
February 2, 2013
The application cycle for the 2013 APEX Mentorship Program (AMP) is now open!
AMP is a unique, small-group mentoring program designed to match mentor-mentee pairs with the mission of developing future leaders by helping Asian Pacific Islander Americans (APIA) with professional and personal development. Young professionals and university students are paired with experienced professionals based on common career interests and goals. Throughout the program, mentors and mentees will be [...]