Friday, April 3, 2020

Stay and fight! Orlando entreprenuers talk tech scene growth

Improving Orlando's tech scene is a hot topic as city and business leaders often review strategies to attract more talent and major companies. While small startups have more than a few rough...

Amazon’s Jeff Bezos brings rocket business back to reignite Florida’s space passion

Amazon billionaire Jeff Bezos came to Florida this past week not to expand his giant online shopping empire's footprint here but to plant his Blue Origin space business — his first...

Greg Scasny to present at Founder Talk: “Inside a Startup” on Oct. 22

Tamiami Angel Fund II will host the second e.co Founder Talk on Thursday, Oct. 22 at the Paragon Pavilion Theater in Naples. The “Inside a Startup” discussion will feature Cybersecurity Defense Solutions...

Shakeout hits tech startups in boat sharing, marine services

Tech startups in the boat services industry are starting to consolidate. Two examples: Boat-sharing company Boatsetter.com of Aventura this month merged with Cruzin.com of California, and Silicon Valley's boat-sharing venture Boatbound.com now...

Cravy expands as food delivery services pick up steam

Manual Bornia, a marketing entreprenuer and admitted foodie, traded his cherished BMW for a new venture that delivers restaurant food in style. That was the deal Bornia struck with his wife to...

Dollars flow to Tampa Bay company that wants to keep your workforce in the...

An online venture capital firm in St. Petersburg is one of three early investors in a local startup that’s working with employers to improve the health of their employees. The startup, Health...

Orlando tech community to host business-building event

It looks like Orlando's technology community will give a weekend-building event another go. After a Startup Weekend event was canceled at the end of July because of a lack of interest, Orlando...

Why this medical tech firm hasn’t created the jobs it promised yet

Orlando city commissioners will vote Sept. 21 on whether or not to revise an agreement with a pharmaceutical tech firm to create dozens of jobs. SMRxT Inc., a company that was based in...

Jacksonville parking entrepreneur honored by governor

A Jacksonville businessman was honored Thursday by Gov. Rick Scott. Dane Grey, founder of Elite Parking Service, received the Governor’s Young Entrepreneur Award along with seven people from Gainesville in a...

Gov. Scott Recognizes Jacksonville and Gainesville Entrepreneurs with Young Entrepreneur Award

Today, Governor Rick Scott recognized students and business leaders in Jacksonville and Gainesville with the Governor’s Young Entrepreneur Award. The Governor highlighted job creation at Elite Parking Services in Jacksonville earlier...
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