The LAB Miami: Turning South Florida into the Next Startup Hub


Author: Ann Field
Publisher: Forbes
Date: March 23, 2013

You don ‘t usually think of Miami as the place for tech startups and social enterprises.

But the co-founders of the LAB Miami are trying to turn the area into a place known as much for entrepreneurship as sunny weather and South Beach.

“We felt Miami lacked the platform to retain its top talent and allow them a place to cultivate their businesses,” says co-founder Daniel Lafuente.  “They need to be able to stay here and have access to the same type of community you might get in San Francisco or New York.” Read more here.