Tampa tech exec checks out Orlando’s tech scene


Author: Paul Brinkmann
Publisher: Orlando Sentinel
Date: May 15, 2014

The former head of Tampa Bay’s biggest tech organization, the Tampa Bay Technology Forum, was in Orlando this week to check out the Orlando tech scene.

Heather Kenyon, former president and CEO of the forum, was at Full Sail University to watch the film “Orlando Rising,” a documentary about Orlando’s growing tech scene.

“After watching the film, I was sold; there is a lot of awesome technology in Orlando,” Kenyon said. “The film was great, especially if we could replicate that in Tampa. The whole Central Florida region could benefit if Tampa and Orlando worked together more. We’re only an hour apart.” Read more here.