Who's In Southern California's Unicorn Club?

The list of technology startups in Southern California who are "unicorns"--valued at more than $1 billion--surprisingly, might not be who you think, and in the sectors you might expect. A look at the companies who are private, backed by venture capital, and are valued at more than $1 billion across Southern California -- from San Diego to Los Angeles to Santa Barbara -- is an interesting contrast in the wide range of types of technology companies across the region. (and no, there aren't any entertainment-technology companies anywhere in sight). We've put together a rundown of some of the most recent companies to enter the "unicorn club" here below.

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