Thursday, August 22, 2019

FSU partners with top startup accelerator to increase diversity in technology sector

James Turner, a business major, is one of four FSU students taking part in TechStars this summer. Florida State University has partnered with Techstars, one of the world’s leading startup accelerators, to promote...

Stay and fight! Orlando entreprenuers talk tech scene growth

Improving Orlando's tech scene is a hot topic as city and business leaders often review strategies to attract more talent and major companies. While small startups have more than a few rough...

South Florida tech leaders recognized

Techweek has announced the 100 most influencial tech leaders in South Florida, including four companies from Broward County, one from Palm Beach County, and about 25 from Miami-Dade, as well as university leaders and...

Babson College to launch Women Innovating Now Lab in Miami this year, with Knight...

The typical startup accelerator is technology-focused and the company founders it helps are overwhelmingly male. A Babson College program wants to change that. Babson’s Women Innovating Now Lab, known as the WIN Lab,...

GuideWell Innovation and Healthbox to hold studio in Lake Nona

GuideWell Innovation and Healthbox announced Thursday that they are partnering to create a program to help startup companies get on their feet. The Florida Studio in Partnership with GuideWell Innovation will be held at the new GuideWell...

Cambridge Innovation Center makes big bet on Miami tech

A vision of Miami as a technology hub is coming into focus. The Cambridge Innovation Center is the latest high-profile startup-centric organization to bet big on Miami’s future. The company chose Miami as its...

500 Startups to launch startup growth-marketing program in Miami

500 Startups, a Silicon Valley venture capital seed fund and startup accelerator, is doubling down on its interest in Miami. In March, 500 Startups and its founder Dave McClure brought its PreMoney conference to Miami, its first foray outside Silicon Valley with that event. Thursday, the organization announced that it will launch a 10-week growth marketing program in South Florida beginning Sept. 28.

FIU to launch three incubator locations

Florida International University in Miami-Dade County is joining a growing list of local universities launching incubator programs for startup businesses. StartUP FIU, which will include incubators in three locations, is designed to support...

VentureScaleUp to invest in 5 Orlando tech firms in 2016

Orlando tech accelerator VentureScaleUp is coming back in 2016, and this time, it's giving funds to incoming tech firms and providing them with more access to mentors and venture capitalists. VentureScaleUp is...

Accelerator grads now employ more than 100 in Orlando

Officials with Orlando's Starter Studio said last week that graduates have raised a combined $3 million and have employed more than 100 people since it opened its doors in 2013. The news comes...
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