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Tampa Bay Business Journal – July 22, 2019
The Florida Venture Forum, founded in 1984, is a network that prepares, coaches and connects entrepreneurs and small businesses with …
Flannel – July 18, 2019
Venture capital organization Florida Venture Forum announced Wednesday that Drew Weatherford has been elected to its board of directors…

Story image for How local sports arenas have become tech playgrounds from St Pete Catalyst  How local sports arenas have become tech playgrounds

St Pete CatalystMay 23, 2019
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have partnered with Intel on technology to enhance the fan experience inside the stadium. The Bucs will use Intel …

Story image for florida venture forum from Orlando Sentinel  Med tech, energy storage companies from Orlando win money at pitch …

Orlando Sentinel– May 14, 2019
Over two days last week, the Florida Venture Forum hosted its Early Stage … early stage startup ecosystem,” Florida Venture Forum President …

Story image for florida venture forum from Orlando Business Journal  4 local startups pitch at Florida’s largest investor gathering in Orlando

Orlando Business JournalMay 9, 2019
Tampa-based Florida Venture Forum — the state’s largest organization for investors and entrepreneurs —is holding its 12th annual Florida …

Story image for florida venture forum from St Pete Catalyst  St. Pete telehealth firm will pitch at flagship venture event

St Pete Catalyst– April 30, 2019
St. Pete telehealth firm will pitch at flagship venture event … present at the conference, one of the flagship events of the Florida Venture Forum.

Story image for Tellus 9M from South Florida Business Journal Broward health care tech closes on $9M in Series B

South Florida Business Journal26 Apr 2019
Deerfield Beach-based Tellus has raised $9 million in new growth capital financing. The health care technology company this week announced …

Story image for intrinio from St Pete Catalyst St. Pete fintech startup Intrinio raises $5 million in funding

St Pete Catalyst26 Apr 2019
Nyca Partners, a venture capital firm focused on innovation in financial services, led a $5 million Series A equity funding round for Intrinio.

  Tampa metro area shines in Q1 venture capital funding reports, a stark contrast to the rest of the nation …

Tampa Bay Business JournalApril 16, 2019
While the rest of the nation seems to be struggling to keep funding deals moving forward, the Tampa metropolitan area is outpacing previous years…

Story image for florida venture forum from Miami Herald  LA: full. Austin: plateaued. Among startup scenes, Miami primed to …

Miami HeraldMar 4, 2019
Silicon Valley’s 500 Startups, a venture capital fund, opened in ….. the Miami-based President and CEO of the Florida Venture Forum, a private …

Story image for florida venture forum from Florida Trend  Space Florida: Driving Florida’s Aerospace Future

Florida TrendFeb 27, 2019
Florida is well-positioned to dominate the future of the aerospace … SpaceFlorida partners with the Florida Venture Forum in holding two to …

Story image for florida venture forum from Tampa Bay Business Journal  ConnectWise rides the next big wave of tech investment in SaaS

Tampa Bay Business JournalFeb 26, 2019
“There’s no question the leader of the market and economy is SaaS,” Vinik said at the Florida Venture Capital Forum on Feb. 1. “You have to be …

Story image for florida venture forum from Tampa Bay Business Journal  Top takeaways from Pitchbook’s Florida venture capital report

Tampa Bay Business JournalFeb 4, 2019
Pitchbook and the Florida Venture Forum’s annual report on Florida venture capital said 2018 saw $1.7 billion in venture capital investments, …

Story image for Space Florida, Florida Venture Forum Announce the 2019 Florida Early Stage Capital Conference from St Pete Catalyst  Jeff Vinik’s deep dive on stocks, startups and ‘Florida man

St Pete CatalystJan 31, 2019
… the Florida Venture Forum’s Venture Capital Conference. It was the firstpublic interview Vinik has done since announcing earlier this month …

Story image for florida venture forum from Tampa Bay Business JournalWhat to expect at the Florida Venture Capital Conference in St. Pete …

Tampa Bay Business JournalJan 30, 2019
The new year has brought a slew of conferences: Synapse Summit in mid-January, Tampa Bay Startup Week will kick off in February, and this …

Story image for florida venture forum from Tampa Bay Business Journal  For five local companies, the 2019 Florida Venture Capital Conference …

Tampa Bay Business JournalJan 18, 2019
For five local companies, the 2019 Florida Venture Capital Conference holds promise and potential capital.

 

Story image for florida venture forum from South Florida Business Journal  8 South Florida companies to pitch at Florida Venture Capital …

South Florida Business JournalJan 16, 2019
… for all of the major players active in Florida’s venture capital industry,” said Kevin Burgoyne, president and CEO of the Florida Venture Forum, …

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Three St. Pete companies will pitch at Florida Venture Capital …

St Pete CatalystJan 14, 2019
Three St. Pete companies will pitch at Florida Venture Capital … for funding at the Florida Venture Forum’s Florida Venture Capital Conference.


  9 Space Coast firms will compete for capital at Florida Venture Forum conference

Orlando Business Journal-October 29, 2018
For the first time, the Tampa-based statewide venture capital group Florida Venture Forum will host an aerospace-focused conference on Nov. 14 at Guidewell Innovation Center at Lake Nona…Venture capital gains ground around Tampa Bay
Tampa Bay Business Journal-Oct 26, 2018
Now there are courses and seminars for early-stage investing, including one that the Florida Venture Forum holds at its annual Early Stage ..

 Philips expands its Monitoring & Analytics business with the acquisition of Xhale Assurance Inc

Amsterdam, the NetherlandsRoyal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced that it has acquired Xhale Assurance Inc, a US-based scale-up company developing and commercializing next-generation sensor technologies …

Financial tech firm with Naples ties gets boost from angel investors

Florida Venture Sourcing- July 28, 2018
A Naples-based investment fund has put its money behind a financial technology firm with local ties.

  Capitala Group Promotes Swercheck to Director of Capital Strategies

ABL Advisor-Jul 12, 2018
He is currently the Chairman of the Florida Venture Forum, and a board member of the Miami Finance Forum and the South Florida chapter for the Association …

Story image for florida venture forum news from Tampa Bay Business Journal  Tech company once lauded for growth shutters Tampa office suddenly …

Tampa Bay Business Journal-Jun 21, 2018
Health care technology firm CareSync closed its doors on Thursday despite previously announced plans to hire 350 people by the end of 2017 and expand its …

Story image for florida venture forum news from 83degreesmedia  Tampa Bay Wave leads conversation around value of diversity in tech

83degreesmedia-Jun 4, 2018

Kathy Castor, D-FL, who cited a recent $200-million, five-year contract for global … to present at the 2018 Florida Venture Forum Early Stage Capital Conference, …

Story image for florida venture forum from Tampa Bay Business Journal  Here are the red flags that keep startups from getting funding from …

Tampa Bay Business Journal-May 25, 2018
Florida, historically known for investing in real estate and restaurants, is catching up to other states in tech startups.

  Melbourne Startup Tomahawk Robotics Wins $25000 at Florida Early …

SpaceCoastDaily.com-May 24, 2018

BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – Tomahawk Robotics, a Melbourne, Florida, … the winners at the Florida Venture Forum Early Stage Capital Conference held in …

  How a fast-growing Tampa health tech company will use new access …

Tampa Bay Business Journal-May 22, 2018

DAS Health has secured a $6 million credit facility that it primarily will use for future acquisitions and growth. The health technology company in Tampa that …

  Data intelligence startup Cuebiq secures $27M in venture capital

New York Business Journal-May 21, 2018

New York-area startups and venture capitalists are making funding deals with the hopes of creating the next profitable company. Here’s one deal announced …

 Miami-based commercial lending fund seeks to raise $200M

South Florida Business Journal-May 21, 2018

Filled with “must read” stories, industry news and reporter insights, exclusive interviews with local business leaders, and expanded Top 25 Lists.

 Meet the Florida startups that early-stage investors say hold the most …

Tampa Bay Business Journal-May 21, 2018

Meet the Florida startups that early-stage investors say hold the most … the winners at the Florida Venture Forum Early Stage Capital Conference in Tampa.

 Local medical tech firm to compete for cash

Orlando Sentinel-May 11, 2018
A Central Florida medical tech company is in line to win a part of $50,000 in … The Florida Venture Forum will bring investors and other entrepreneurs to the …

Investors, entrepreneurs come together at May 18 capital conference

St Pete Catalyst-May 4, 2018
For 11 years, the Florida Venture Forum has played matchmaker between budding entrepreneurs and venture capitalists with its Early Stage Angel Capital …

Story image for florida venture forum from South Florida Business Journal  8 South Florida startups prep their pitches for $50K at venture capital …

South Florida Business Journal-May 2, 2018
The eight local companies are among 20 young firms selected to present at the Florida Venture Forum’s Early Stage Angel Capital Conference.