Florida NEXT and One Spark collaborate to boost creativity


Author: Colleen Michele Jones
Publisher: Jacksonville Business Journal
Date: March 24, 2014

Since its establishment three years ago by former banker and Florida CFO Alex Sink, the non-profit Florida NEXT Foundation has served to guide and encourage startups, business accelerators and tech initiatives statewide.

Its goals fit right in with those of One Spark, so it’s no surprise that Florida NEXT is curating the largest creator venue at Jacksonville’s arts and innovation festival April 9-13.

“There is definitely a lot of synergy there,”Ned Pope, president of Florida NEXT, said in a recent interview with the Business Journal. Read more here.