Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Business briefs: Investors bet $10M on Aspen and Atmos, and more

Two Tampa technology companies have fresh capital after wrapping up funding rounds. Aspen RxHealth raised $9 million in a Series A funding led by Flare Capital Partners, with additional funding for an...

FIU earns national designation as “Innovation and Economic Prosperity University”

FIU has earned national designation as an Innovation and Economic Prosperity (IEP) University by the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) and its Commission on Innovation, Competitiveness, and Economic Prosperity (CICEP). The...

9 Space Coast firms will compete for capital at Florida Venture Forum conference

Clean fuel, robotics and drones will take center stage at a venture capital conference that's headed to Orlando. For the first time, Tampa-based statewide venture capital group Florida Venture Forum will host...

Local rocket, spacecraft builders hiring 400+ workers

Florida's Space Coast may not be the prime location where rockets are built, but it is where most rockets are launched. And that form of business creates jobs, too. Following the U.S....

Shall we play a game? Hotel workers learn their jobs through gamification

It’s not often companies can claim that their workforces actually looked forward to training days. But when Universal opened its new Aventura hotel in mid-August, it did so with a staff that...

INNOVATEDemo Day: Tampa Bay Wave startups make their pitches Wednesday

Wednesday morning, the Tampa Bay Wave TechDiversity accelerator cohort will take the stage once again. This week’s Demo Day is an exclusive opportunity for the cohort to pitch their businesses to...

Jeremy Ring: Setting the record straight on business background

Appointed Chief Financial Officer and seafood restaurateur Jimmy Patronis lied about using taxpayer resources for his campaign — POLITICO even caught him red-handed — and now he’s lying about my business...

Teen CEO is off to college — here’s what’s next for her South Florida...

Rachel Zietz, CEO of Gladiator Lacrosse, will continue growing her Boca Raton-based company as a Princeton University student, she told the South Florida Business Journal. The 18-year-old entrepreneur, who will begin studying...

CareCloud to add 60 jobs by year-end

CareCloud will hire 60 people by the end of the year, and 40 of those new hires will be in South Florida. The cloud-based practice management and electronic medical records software company...

Miami Beach means sun, fun and … STEM jobs?

South Beach meets Silicon Valley. If a new survey by Livability is to be believed, the scenario could upend what many think of the celebrated party destination island. Miami Beach ranked No. 10...
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