Trigaux: Florida, Tampa Bay lagging in growth of their startups


The annual assessment of how entrepreneurs are doing across the country is out from the Kauffman Foundation — among the best watchers of the nation’s startup scene. How do Florida and Tampa Bay fare?

Put politely, they are doing okay, outperforming some other states and metro areas — including Miami, Orlando and Jacksonville within the Sunshine State.

Most places in the country are rebounding after the miserable recession of a decade ago.