Thursday, August 22, 2019

eBay partnering with Winter Park tech firm

Major online marketplace eBay is partnering with a Winter Park public tech firm, and the deal could be a big opportunity for bloggers. Ted Murphy, CEO of Izea Inc. (OTCMKTS: IZEA), announced the partnership with eBay...

VR tech startup Avenue Planet launches its first ‘v-commerce’ location: Lincoln Road

Avenue Planet, which brings the world’s best shopping streets to your virtual world, launched with a splash last week, unveiling its Lincoln Road shopping experience to the real Lincoln Road. The tech...

​How Google Fiber could be a game-changer for Jacksonville

It’s been compared to driving a horse-driven buggy on a dirt road versus racing a Ferrari down the Audobon. That’s how huge a difference a full build-out of Google Fiber in...

VentureScaleUp Accelerator to Provide Access to Seed Capital and Opens Applications For its Spring...

VentureScaleUp, an Orlando mentorship-driven accelerator, announced today that it is partnering with the online investment platform Florida Funders to provide access to seed capital to support the startup companies accepted into its 2016...

TouchSuite invests in Boca Raton-based kiosk payment tech startup

TouchSuite on Tuesday announced an investment in Grubbrr, a Boca Raton-based payment technology for businesses. The amount was not disclosed. Grubbrr's platform allows food companies, bars, movie theaters, golf courses and other...

18th annual Business Plan Challenge: And the semifinalists are…

When the Miami Herald’s annual open call for entries into the Business Plan Challenge went out, South Florida delivered — in a record-setting way. The passion poured out from the pages of the 255...

Orlando tech firm CEO talks expansion, biz diversity and touring with J.Cole

There's a good chance Les Goldberg has carried multiple backstage passes to a concert featuring your favorite music artist or entertainer, but he probably wasn't there to collect an autograph. He may have been too busy calling the shots to work the lights and visual effects that his company provides. "Right now, we're touring with J.Cole," said Goldberg, CEO of LMG LLC, an Orlando-based tech firm that provides video, audio and LED lighting support for events. "I was just at his show a couple nights ago," he said about attending the popular hip-hop artist's concert in Tampa on Aug. 16.

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...

Event Marketing Company Feathr Expands, Moving to Office Space in Innovation Square After Receiving...

After receiving $2M in recent funding, emerging event marketing application Feathr has relocated to a larger commercial office space in Gainesville's Innovation Square to accommodate their growing size. Feathr partnered with commercial real...

Angel Investor funds North Miami Beach legal tech company, becomes CTO

A North Miami Beach legal software company has raised $3.5 million in venture capital, the firm said Wednesday. PracticePanther Legal Software raised most of that money from an angel investor who has...
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