Thursday, June 20, 2019

Orlando Tech Week bringing thousands to downtown Orlando

Hold on to your laptops, smart devices and geeky glasses, Orlando: The city's tech-focused extravaganza is coming back, and local businesses ought to be interested. Orlando Tech Week, created and hosted by Orlando...

Startup expo expects entrepreneurs from across US

Fort Lauderdale entrepreneur convention is expecting more than twice as many attendees as last year as Start-Up Expo, or SUP-X, expands into a national event. The two-day convention and exposition, designed to...

Endeavor taps Citizen co-founders for global network

Citizen is an early-stage Miami tech company that helps customers fill out and submit electronic government forms, including the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or the FAFSA. Citizen co-founders Guillaume Lellouche...

#Miamitech on immigration: ‘Now is not the time to shut the door.”

Everymundo, a fast-growing Miami tech company, was and continues to be built by immigrant talent. That’s even reflected in its company name. Recently the Everymundo team proclaimed its message from the windows...

Tampa Bay’s entrepreneurial ecosystem? It’s still young and could use a boost, new study...

A deep-dive analysis of the state of Tampa Bay's young "entrepreneurial ecosystem" — the foundation of services that supports innovative business start-ups here — finds the region is making fair progress. But...

SBA expands microloan program in Florida

The South Florida District Office of the U.S. Small Business Administration announced that the agency’s Microloan Program is now available to qualifying small businesses throughout the state. The expansion comes because the...

For HEICO’s Victor Mendelson, Miami is a pro-business environment of optimists

As Co-President of HEICO – the world’s largest designer and maker of commercial aircraft replacement parts - Victor Mendelson likes to remind businesspeople here that Miami is “a town of small...

Local health innovation meetup sees rapid rise in membership

In 2014, when Colin Forward wanted to bring together Central Florida's health innovators, he had no idea that in two years the group would become one of the largest health-care innovation...

Local tech leaders on how to build the right team, culture

When local business owners whose combined companies are worth more than a quarter-billion dollars, are giving advice on how to be successful, you listen. Jonathan Taylor, a founder of Orlando-based tech firm Voxeo, which...

FAMU-FSU College of Engineering Selected for National Entrepreneurial Program

The Florida A&M University-Florida State University College of Engineering has been selected to participate in the national Pathways to Innovation entrepreneurial initiative that will help the college incorporate innovation and entrepreneurship...
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