Monday, October 14, 2019

Pasco EDC names business incubator head in Dade City, will open second site

Pasco County economic development officials are busy reigniting their business start-up resources following the departure earlier this year of Krista Covey, who ran the Pasco Economic Development Council's SMARTStart business incubator...

For Many Startups, Innovating And Lobbying Now Go Hand In Hand

“Founder,” “CEO,” “President,” and “Chairman” are all familiar lines on the business cards of today’s startup whiz kids but increasingly, writes Cecilia Kang of The New York Times, they might as well...

Apply now to present at VentureTech Showcase of South Florida with $25,000 cash award

Join the Florida Venture Forum/Venture Education Foundation in partnership with Space Florida for the 2017 VentureTech Showcase. The VentureTech Showcase of South Florida will be hosted in Boca Raton on Nov....

Otronicon gives Orlando kids glimpse at newest in local tech

Nehemiah Thomas spent part of the day Saturday in his own virtual world along with his friends Woody and Buzz Lightyear. The 8-year-old swayed, raised his arms and smiled as a virtual...

South Florida companies add thousands of high-skill, high-wage jobs

There were thousands of high-skill, high-wage STEM jobs available across the tri-county area as unemployment shrunk and companies in the region added 55,000 nonagricultural positions since last year. The Miami area ranked...

Pipeline Workspaces opens Fort Lauderdale co-working location

Pipeline Workspaces is on the move again. Thea national shared workspace company that started in Miami opened its fifth U.S. location this month in downtown Fort Lauderdale. Pipeline occupies a floor at One Financial...

Orlando accelerator programs seek tech companies

An Orlando tech leader says the fact that the city has two high-profile programs to help startups grow should signal to venture capitalists: Orlando is open for business. "We are boosting the growth...

Large Tampa tech firm, IT service provider sells to Fortune 500 firm

Tribridge, one of the largest privately-owned companies in Tampa Bay, has been acquired by DXC Technology Co. (NYSE: DXC), an IT services company in Tysons, Virginia. Financial terms were not disclosed in...

Airline tech firm builds here, but local sector not taking off

Mention the shuttered airline Hooters Air, and technology likely is not the first thing that comes to mind. The restaurant chain that famously featured scantily clad women as servers did not translate...

FSU licensing research for public use

Florida State University researcher Yaacov Petscher has developed a web application that will assist teachers in projecting reading success in elementary-age students beyond the standard one-year period. Currently, based on a series...
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