Venture capital surges in South Florida


Author: Marcia Heroux Pounds
Publisher: Sun  Sentinel
Date: April 5, 2014

South Florida has dramatically improved its ability to attract venture capital, raking in more $300 million in 2013.

The region, from West Palm Beach to Miami, ranks 16th among U.S. metro regions, according to a new report.

In 2013, Boca Raton snagged the largest amount of venture capital in South Florida, more than $120 million, according to the research. Of that, $93 million went to one company, OpenPeak, an enterprise software developer. Read more here.