Monday, August 19, 2019

Calling all Miami area creators: WeWork holding regional contest awarding $1.5M+ in grants open...

The way we work is changing and WeWork believes that the way we recognize and reward work must change too. Miami entrepreneurs, SMBs, non-profits, artists or anyone with a great idea...

Magic Leap invites developers, artists to preview first product

Magic Leap on Monday invited those who “code, craft, compose and create” to a technical preview of its first product, Magic Leap One, to be rolled out later this year. The Plantation-based company...

5 THINGS TO KNOW IN #MIAMITECH: ACCELERATING, HIRING, EXPANDING, FUNDING, SOLVING

1 The face of inclusion: Miami EdTech’s accelerator cohort  Miami EdTech, an education technology nonprofit,  launched its SIEL Incubator June 2019 Cohort in partnership with Teach For America Miami-Dade. The accelerator supports educators focused...

Will Magic Leap become the next Theranos?

I don’t know what gives me the authority to write about Magic Leap, technology’s hottest startup, except experience. But my experience tells me there’s something wrong with Magic Leap. And it’s...

Airbnb-style startup launches in Orlando, partners with local universities

Entrepreneur Zee Asghar knows firsthand about the headache of finding a host family when studying abroad, which is what led to his Airbnb-style startup. The 33-year-old law school graduate from the University of Floridaalso attended Queen Mary...

‘I feel like I was ripped off!’ The Fresh Diet closes without alerting employees,...

In an abrupt decision, Miami-based The Fresh Diet, a gourmet food delivery service, closed shop Friday without informing most employees and clients, many of whom paid for the service months in...

Would you pay $9.5M to stay in a space hotel?

Orion Span, a California company, unveiled its ideas for Aurora Station on Thursday – a commercial space station that would house a luxury hotel. It would probably launch from the Cape Canaveral...

Conscious Capitalism aims to expand in Tampa Bay

A national organization that promotes the idea that business must have a purpose beyond profit hopes to get a stronger foothold in the Tampa-St. Pete area. “I think there’s a lot of...

Executive search firm StevenDouglas acquires tech staffing company

Sunrise-based executive search firm StevenDouglas has acquired Tallience, a full-service technology staffing and consulting business headquartered in Boca Raton. As part of the acquisition, Tallience founding partner Tim Baron will join StevenDouglas...

ENDEAVOR MIAMI LAUNCHES SCALEUP PROGRAM, ANNOUNCES FIRST COHORT

Endeavor Miami has selected the first cohort for its new ScaleUp Program, a five-month program for early-stage South Florida companies with a market-tested business model seeking to scale their businesses faster....
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