Author: Richard Burnett
Publisher: Orlando Sentinel
Date: May 8, 2012
A half-dozen startup companies based in metro Orlando are set to pitch their new product ideas to deep-pocket investors this week at a venture capital conference in the Orlando area.
The Orlando area contingent comprises the largest share – more than a third – of the 17 companiesselected to pitch their wares at the Florida Venture Forum’s annual Early Stage Venture Capital Conference, officials say.
The event is Thursday at the Reunion Resort and Club in Osceola County. It is expected to draw venture capital professionals, investors and industry experts from across the country. Read more here.