Thursday, June 20, 2019

Florida Inventors Hall of Fame Announces 2016 Inductees

Nobel Laureate Andrew Schally and Jacqueline Quinn, environmental engineer at NASA's Kennedy Space Center, are among the seven inventors announced today as the 2016 inductees of the Florida Inventors Hall of Fame. This year's...

Moffitt, M2Gen leader wins ‘Hall of Fame’ honors

William Dalton, founder and CEO of M2Gen, is one of seven innovators elected to the Florida Inventors Hall of Fame. University of South Florida professor D. Yogi Goswami also is among the 2016 inductees to...

Linda Landman Gonzalez named Downtowner of the Year at Golden Brick Awards

The Orlando Magic’s Linda Landman Gonzalez was named Downtowner of the Year at the Downtown Orlando Partnership’s annual Golden Brick Awards luncheon on March 2 at the Ballroom at Church Street. This awards program...

National Academy of Inventors honors UF professors

Two University of Florida scientists are among the 168 new Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors, which recognizes the contributions of researchers from universities and nonprofit organizations who are named...

15 C. Fla. companies you should be watching and why

Being successful sometimes may come with a lot of baggage. While it can result in revenue gains, job creation and contributing to the economy, it also leads to the pressure of...

Miami, Fort Lauderdale startups win statewide competition

Fort Lauderdale valet service and a Miami video-playlist company were named winners this week of a statewide startup competition. Enterprise Development Corp., which operates start-up incubators in South Florida, held its Emerging...

For Miami startup head, rewarding a team’s extra push means “Vegas, baby!”

It’s a standby of being a beloved manager: a team puts some extra effort to get a milestone done in time and the boss lauds the additional oomph with an office...

Florida Institute Receives Economic Development Award

The Florida Institute for the Commercialization of Public Research (the Institute) announced today that it received the 2015 Distinguished Organization Award from the Research Park at Florida Atlantic University. Select individuals and organizations were...

7 things to know about the new members in the Florida Inventors Hall of...

Seven pioneers in manufacturing, medicine and technology are the newest members of the Florida Inventors Hall of Fame. While the best-known name among the group is the late Henry Ford, founder of Ford Motor...

Endeavor Miami to honor Gilt, Square co-founders

Endeavor Miami will honor technology entrepreneurs Jim McKelvey, co-founder of Square and founder of LaunchCode, and Alexandra Wilkis Wilson, co-founder of Gilt and co-founder and CEO of GLAMSQUAD, at its 2nd annual Endeavor...
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