Thursday, August 22, 2019

Trigaux: Florida, Tampa Bay lagging in growth of their startups

The annual assessment of how entrepreneurs are doing across the country is out from the Kauffman Foundation — among the best watchers of the nation's startup scene. How do Florida and...

How losing out on Amazon HQ2 may help Orlando attract Apple’s next U.S. campus

Although e-commerce giant Amazon.com Inc. passed on Orlando for its second headquarters, the city still has a shot at reeling in another major corporation — if it can learn its lessons...

Tech Bytes: Tampa Bay WaVE joins Global Accelerator Network

The Tampa Bay WaVE, downtown Tampa’s tech accelerator, has become the first in Florida to join the Global Accelerator Network, a move expected to create new international opportunities for Tampa Bay’s...

Apply by Feb. 6 to compete at TechCrunch Pitch-Off Miami

Calling all South Florida startups! You have till Feb. 6 to put your name in the running to pitch your company at TechCrunch’s Meetup+Pitch-Off Miami event on Feb. 21. The TechCrunch editorial team...

EA: Central Florida could use 2nd major video game firm

Central Florida’s video-game community could use another major studio to augment a growing number of smaller companies, Electronic Arts’ Maitland-based chief operating officer Daryl Holt said Monday. It would create healthy competition that...

Endeavor taps EveryMundo, Yandiki to join global network

EveryMundo is a marketing technology company serving the travel and hospitality industry. Yandiki leverages the cloud to connect enterprises with on-demand talent. The founders of these two young Miami companies were...

Pitch your startup for $10K investment at upcoming Geek Tank in West Palm Beach

MIT Enterprise Forum of South Florida, Startup Palm Beach and Miami Innovation Fundare partnering in the 4th Annual “Geek Tank”, an event geared at getting early stage startups recognition and capital. Anyone with a tech...

10 startups selected for 4th Venture Hive Miami Accelerator class

As parents of young boys, Crissi and Ed Boland found that super-hero toys on the market were associated with PG-13 rated movies and violent videogames but marketed for kids 5 and...

Year in Review: 4 Orlando startups that landed a spot with high-class tech accelerators

Orlando's startup community got some major attention this year, thanks to a number of local startups that landed s spot with well-known tech accelerators. While Orlando has its own tech accelerator programs...

Tampa Bay Wave focuses on I-4 corridor, will use grant to help Orlando businesses

The Tampa Bay Wave, which has helped entrepreneurs and startups throughout the Tampa Bay area, has now set its sights on Central Florida. The Wave will launch the I-4 Innovation Investors Collaborative...
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