Saturday, December 15, 2018

UWF to disburse $5M in economic development funding

The University of West Florida’s Office of Economic Development has $5 million for companies relocating or expanding to the Gulf Coast and who create jobs while doing so. The money comes from...

Save the date: The free TigerDirect Tech Bash returns Nov. 6

Save the date:  The TigerDirect Tech Bash returns on Nov. 6 for an evening of innovation, emerging technology and interactive entertainment. Now in its fourth year, TigerDirect Tech Bash will take place at...

The Wynwood Yard to open a culinary incubator in Miami

The Wynwood Yard, a new community gathering space opening soon at 70 NW 29th St.in Miami, will be home to a culinary incubator that’s a little like Shark Tank meets The Great Food Truck Race with...

Miami Mini Maker Faire, now a 2-day festival, announces dates, new venue

Maker movement enthusiasts of all ages, save the dates: The Miami Mini Maker Fairereturns for  a  two-day festival Feb. 20-21, 2016. Expecting more than 5,000 attendees, the third Maker Faire will gather at the...

26 speakers planned for Orlando’s Florida Simulation Summit

Orlando is on a mission to prove there's much more to the area than just roller coasters, Mickey Mouse and water parks. Hopefully, a September event will prove that. Orange County Mayor Teresa...

Venture Capitalists Discuss Investments and Trends in Florida

The Tech Executive Roundtable (TER)  hosted a panel discussion on technology, the state of venture capital in Florida, and the state of venture capital in general, last week. The private event took place...

Cross Valley Capital Unveils $20M Venture Fund

Rokk3r Labs has partnered with well-known investors, Jon Gosier and RJ Joshi, to establish a new $20 million venture capital fund called Cross Valley Capital. The fund will invest in early-stage startups across a variety of industries through deals that...

Jacksonville Community of Entrepreneurs accelerates businesses with ‘Exceleration’ program

It’s starting up the startups, literally. The Jacksonville Community of Entrepreneurs — an organization designed to help startup businesses — was created within the past year as a response to Jacksonville’s...

Ditching the suit and fighting vampires: 8 takeaways from OBJ’s biz of tech event

Harry Ellis warned a room full of local business leaders and entrepreneurs that they must protect themselves from vampires — sort of. "When it comes to data breaches, I take the vampire approach,"...

Celebrity in the house: Daymond John shares his advice at Thrive Seminar

Daymond John started his $6 billion clothing empire FUBU in his mother's basement with just $40. Thursday, the celebrity Shark Tank host and author came to Miami to share some of his secrets...
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