Umberg/Zipser Included in the 2017 Civic 50 Orange County List

Umberg/Zipser (U/Z) is honored to have been named one of Orange County’s 50 most community minded companies by Civic 50 OC in its inaugural 2017 Civic 50 Orange County awards, presented by the Orange County Business Journal, in partnership with OneOC.

The Civic 50 sets the standard for corporate civic engagement and is a roadmap for companies seeking to best use their time, talent, and resources to improve the quality of life in communities where they do business.  Civic 50 Orange County companies are building the capacity of communities by giving their time and their talent, and are simultaneously measuring impact to ensure the sustainability and influence of their initiatives. In short, these companies are putting themselves at the center of change to create more enduring and sustainable business models.

“We are thrilled to be recognized in the Civic 50. It is in our firm’s DNA to give back wholeheartedly to our profession and our community. Our team feels a tremendous responsibility to make our community better and we demonstrate this belief through giving back in both action and dollars,” stated Tom Umberg, co-founding partner.  

In addition to the Civic 50 Orange County List, special category awards will be announced at the Civic 50 Orange County Awards Luncheon on October 19, 2017 at the Hotel Irvine.  For more information go to

The Civic 50 Special Report and List will publish on October 23, 2017 in the Orange County Business Journal.