At eMerge, Rony Abovitz equates Magic Leap’s first product with ‘rocket sitting on the launch pad’


South Florida’s most discussed CEO, Rony Abovitz of Plantation-based Magic Leap, said Tuesday the region is on the cusp of becoming one of the top technology sectors in the nation.

“That’s about to happen,” said Abovitz, a keynote speaker at the fourth annual eMerge Americas conference in Miami Beach.