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Message from the Chair

For more than 25 years the UC Irvine Chief Executive Roundtable has served as a national model in fostering close connections among Orange County’s business leaders and in advancing collaborations between one of the world’s most important research universities and the business community that has developed around it.  The dynamism and vitality of Orange County’s globally competitive companies, combined with the research insights and cutting-edge technology developed at UC Irvine, creates an innovative and fast-moving environment that drives our region forward.

Kimberly Sentovich
Chair, Chief Executive Roundtable
EVP, Stores and Logistics
Gymboree Corporation

New Member Update

Steve Morefield, founder and CEO of Firstline Security Systems, Inc., started the company with his wife, Shelly, in 1992 after seeing a need to serve the electronic security integration marketplace. Morefield, a native Californian, began his career as a general contractor in 1978 where he built and sold homes as well developed small commercial projects. Today, Firstline Security Systems is the leading security provider in the Southwest with its main office in Anaheim, as well as satellite locations in San Diego and San Jose.

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