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24by7Security: A Decade of Cybersecurity Leadership


NSU’s Board of Trustees Announces Succession Plan for NSU Presidency


BrandStar Studios takes home two prestigious awards at the 44th annual Telly Awards 2023

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CloudHesive appoints Global Leader Michael Tobin OBE to its Board of Directors


The Center for Arts & Innovation announced world renowned architect for Boca Raton project

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Palm Beach County-based Carrier named a TIME World’s Best Company


ModMed doubles down on efforts to empower young girls in tech with Pace Center for Girls Broward

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CIC Miami is elevating the future of BioTech and Life Sciences in South Florida

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GOVO Venture Partners Co-Leads $5M Seed Round in Climate-Tech Startup Kind Designs

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South Florida Water Management District announced Florida Crystals exceeds 2023 clean water goals

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Hollywood-based custom enterprise mobility leader Social Mobile hires Ronald Hans

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Successful Ft. Lauderdale-based Enhance Health acquires local JET Health Solutions

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Office Depot Stores Raise Nearly $1.7 Million to Help Teachers and Students

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Miami agtech startup Envonics acquired by world leader RussKap

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Boca Raton-based Premier Virtual acquired by global Careerminds

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Modern Trials and InterSystems Collaborate to Transform Clinical Trial Recruitment

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City of Ft. Lauderdale CIO Tamecka McKay named Top Ten City CIO 2023

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FPL’s Classroom Makeover Grant Program helps underserved classroom access STEM education across Florida

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Boca Raton-based GRUBBRR partners with national firm on gas station ordering tech

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Finalists Announced for the 13th Annual GrowFL Florida Companies to Watch

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Carrier strengthens sustainability commitments in 2023 ESG report

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Tech Hub Announces 2023 Golden Palm Award Honorees

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Endear Health announces $8M in new funding and additional strategic partners

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Revere Payments is moving its headquarters from Las Vegas to Palm Beach Gardens creating 100 jobs

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Verizon turbo charges its 5G network with the addition of more spectrum

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Palm Beach-based HotelPlanner acquires leading travel platform Lucid Travel

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Streann Media gets USPTO patent for disruptive advertising technology

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FAU Tech Runway announces the 16 startups of cohort 12

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IMLS invests more than $31 Million in grants to museums across America including Ft. Lauderdale’s MODS

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Tech Hub Announces 2023 Golden Palm Award Nominees

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Florida Venture Forum and South Florida Tech Hub partner for a Venture Capital Mid-Year Review

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Autonomous vehicle company Guident receives funding through Florida-Israel Innovation Partnership

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New real estate tech platform DASH has launched in South Florida

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World Fuel Services changes name to World Kinect; reflects company’s ongoing transformation into a diversified energy and solutions provider

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Ryder Unveils First Market Offering of Combined Electric Vehicle & Charging Capabilities

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South Florida Manufacturer’s Association celebrates their 44th Recognition of Excellence Award

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Techstrong Group Launches to Document the AI Revolution

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The Shrimp Society: Harnessing Miami’s Startup Potential

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Henry Mack appointed as The Southern Group’s education lobbyist and lead consultant

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In partnership with the BDB, CareerSource Palm Beach County is named Workforce Employer of the Year 2023

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An entrepreneurs journey; ShipMonk Founder names new CEO


Hi-tech production BrandStar Studios expands to Miami-Dade through new multi-year partnership

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West Palm Beach-based Digital Resource acquires South Florida territory Fortune Management


Founder of OZ Digital Consulting Reflects on 25 Years of South Florida Innovation

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Tech Hub hosts first ever event in the Treasure Coast with Jensen Beach Technologies

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Levatas named as first Certified Technology Partner by Boston Dynamics for industrial AI

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Boca Raton-based Sage Dental opens 100th high-tech location; elevating efficiency with AI diagnostics

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Fiserv now on NYSE; new ticker celebrates company’s commitment to leading fintech innovation

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Meet the CIO Winners of the South Florida 2023 ORBIE Awards

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Miami-based Kind Designs wins Florida Venture Forum’s Aerospace + EmergingTech Forum 2023


Title 1 Cypress Run Education Center collaborates with community and industry for final school year’s student hackathon

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Florida remains #1 for higher education in U.S. News and World Report rankings for the seventh year

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Research Park at Florida Atlantic University® entrepreneur support initiative welcomes four new companies, graduates two

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ChenMed, a leading primary care provider, recognized for using intelligence and automation in HR practices

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Broward College’s Health Sciences Simulation Center is leveling up their OB training for nursing using mixed reality

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Two big announcements for Palm Beach Gardens-based TBC Corporation; new CEO and divest Tire Kingdom Businesses


Former South Floridian Farza Majeed raised $10M for school backed by Andreessen Horowitz; now helping others’ ideas come to life

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Carrier Announces portfolio transformation including acquisition of Viessmann Climate Solutions

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CareerSource Palm Beach County is offering up to $12K in career training for veterans and spouses

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The Broward UP™ Sunshine Health Training Center has officially launched in the City of Lauderhill

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Fuel Venture Capital Announces The Launch of $300 Million Flagship Fund II

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IBM to grant $5M to schools to boost cybersecurity & AI skills

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Ft. Lauderdale-based CloudHesive, an Amazon Web Services (AWS) Premier Partner, acquires Eplexity

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Getting to know Boca Raton-based ModMed’s new CTO Venkatesh Jayaraman


Broward-based eVTOL startup Doroni Aerospace launches Series A and FAA releases blueprint for air taxis

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Miami Dade College is accepting applications for the next Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses program


StartUP FIU Students Develop Innovative Strategies to Tackle Healthcare Disparities for Pharmaceutical Giant GSK

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Growth Accelerator Fund Competition – Seaworthy Collective among 40 national winners to receive $50k

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Miami-based Atomic Venture announces new $320 million fund and addition of 3rd GP

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University of Miami students among finalists at this year’s AWE XR Prize Challenge on Fighting Climate Change

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Verizon and Boca Raton-based Vertical Bridge forge agreement to expand Verizon’s 4G and 5G Ultra Wideband services

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Ft. Lauderdale’s FIT:MATCH honored as high impact tech startup in the international The Lead 100 List 2023

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STAX Equity announces new Miami Beach headquarters and deployment of $100M


ODP Corporation expands collaboration with Microsoft to leverage the power of AI technology from Microsoft Azure OpenAI Service


For the second year in a row, South Florida will once again welcome the Mark Cuban AI Bootcamp for high schoolers


18th annual SoFlo DevCon brings together developers, designers, tech professionals and educators


TEDxBocaRaton announces this year’s lineup of IMPACT speakers

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Watson Institute is launching a fully-funded Venture Accelerator program for next-generation entrepreneurs


Verizon drives enhanced connectivity at the Formula 1 Miami Grand Prix


Interstellar engineering; Student uses NASA-supplied simulated lunar soil to 3D print out-of-this-world housing

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CEO and Founder of Social Mobile was named an Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2023 Florida Award finalist

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Broward College’s President Haile is the only higher education leader selected for U.S. Talent Task Force

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Entrepreneur’s reality show ‘Elevator Pitch’ features Florida startups; now casting for season 9

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Lisa Lutoff-Perlo retires from Celebrity Cruises welcoming a new President

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Crown Castle’s new Miami office is now open for business.


Research Park at FAU recently announced the launch of The Smartest Place initiative


CAI accelerates business totaling $1.05 billion; Fortune 500 Clients & expanded programs

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Miami Metro Region has the lowest unemployment rate in the Florida – below national average


ADT and Miami Marlins announce historic, multi-year partnership


Social Mobile Secures $35 Million Credit Facility from Citi®


Renowned Celebrity Chef Robert Irvine invests in Boca Raton-based restaurant tech company


Did you know? History & Future of Tech in South Florida started in Boca Raton.

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Brian Kornfeld steps down as CEO of Synapse; yet another Florida female leader is crowned


FAU announces winners of 2023 ‘Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) Competition’

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CAST AI Receives $20M in New Funding Led by Early-Stage VC Creandum


Remi Robotic Navigation System cleared by FDA for use with 2D Fluoroscopy-Based Imaging

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Innovation leader Leigh-Ann Buchanan steps down as leader of aīre ventures – What’s next?


BCEx and Tech Hub celebrate Black Founders at exclusive annual brunch


Techstrong supports diversity in tech; the next Engineer The Change scholarship recipient announced

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Inspire CIO announces 20 finalists for South Florida CIO Awards 2023

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OZ is Advancing Diversity and Opportunity in Tech for Hispanics


$1 million dollar gift from FPL establishes new Center for Intelligent Energy Tech at FAU


Verizon Small Business Digital Ready opens new round of grant funding


Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Christine Vanderpool to the Florida Cybersecurity Advisory Council

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9 South Florida & Treasure Coast companies honored at GrowFL Awards 2023

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Here’s to another 13 years of healthtech innovation for Modernizing Medicine


Seedfunders Associate Network for new investors is catching momentum


FAU Tech Runway announces Venture Class 11 companies

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Silicon Valley’s LeverX relocates HQ to South Florida and expands internationally


CP Group announces 17,786 sf of new flexible office suites in Boca Raton, includes a leading VC firm

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Inaugural Venture Appreciation Night honors South Florida startup ecosystem

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What Does 2023 Have in Store? A Review of New Technology Trends.

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Miami-Dade Beacon Council Names Rodrick Miller President & CEO

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South Florida-based PeakActivity acquires eCommerce software agency Lexima


The City of Miami funds 5 tech nonprofits focused on youth initiatives

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Palm Beach State College Designation as a Center For Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense

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Cox Science Center announces they are increasing their campaign goal after receiving multimillions in donations


Semantix Announces the Acquisition of Elemeno


ModMed Appoints Chief People Officer, Jody Beaverson


Ft. Lauderdale-based ShipMonk is growing again; 11th State-of-the-Art Fulfillment Center


Member Spotlight | Orion Innovations

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2022 | A Year In Review

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Re-Discovering Innovation at TECHPalooza 2022!

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How culture and strategic decisions helped Digital Resource double in size


First ever Ignite Florida launch to Global Entrepreneurship Week in South Florida


U.S. Air Force Awards Contract to Social Mobile to Build Next Generation 5G Mobile Solution


Zoom Sign Language Interpretation View Enhances Remote Learning for the Deaf


Jai Kishan Rao joins Social Mobile as Chief Engineering Officer


BCEx celebrates their inaugural 2022 Showcase and honors community partners


Deerfield-based BrandStar Studios calls entrepreneurs for the Billion Dollar Showdown

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NextEra completes successful 4-week AI Bootcamp through Mark Cuban Foundation


Supported by Verizon, YWCA’s Inaugural STEM Day for Girls supports diversity

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Member Spotlight | Excess IT Hardware

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The City of Miami Gardens is one of the first to launch in the metaverse

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Excess IT Hardware donates needed laptops to deserving scholars

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$1M in grants were awarded to underrepresented founders; 4 in South Florida

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New to the county and Ingram Micro already awarded the ‘Key’ to Miami-Dade


Space Florida and Florida Venture Forum Award $100,000 to Early Stage Companies


Hats Off Nonprofit Awards has largest event to date celebrating Palm Beach County nonprofits


Broward College’s BCEx chosen as inaugural host site for The Florida Department of Education Entrepreneurship, Education & Training grant


Jellified Pandas creates the winning solution at “Hack My City” Hackathon


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2 tech companies join Boca Raton Innovation Campus including autonomous vehicles


8 Southeast Florida companies chosen to pitch at Early Stage Capital Conference


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CITY Furniture announces equity stake in Palm Beach County-based PeakActivity


Verizon & CoLAB support startups with new Health Equity cohort


Former Bay Area startup experts convene at LAB Miami for Seedfunders pitch competition

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Largest Volunteer-Led Data Science Conference in Miami

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Florida Panthers welcome LAN Info Tech becoming the latest company to join the #CyberFit movement


Junior Achievement’s Rosé Soirée event raised $110k to support students

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Tech Hub and Synapse named statewide organizers for GEW Florida


Delray Beach-based Bidtellect announces new CTV/OTT advertising solutions

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U.S. government program ACP helps many low income households pay for broadband


18 South Florida companies announced as finalists for the 12th Annual GrowFL companies to watch


SIM raises funds to support kids’ coding programs expansion across South Florida


Seedfunders 3rd deal in South Florida; leads CERA’s inaugural investment round of up to $500k


PBSC and 3 other South Florida universities receive $6.2M in cybersecurity funding with support from Tech Hub


World’s first AR techno sport HADO celebrates agreement with Japan’s meleap


Entrepreneurs and investors come together at sold-out Pitch and Pour event in Coral Gables


Member Spotlight | 365 Data Centers


Engineer the Change scholarship expands access to South Florida tech jobs while expanding our regional talent pool 

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394 Florida companies make the 2022 Inc. 5000 list; South Florida strong with 171

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Semantix Debuts on Nasdaq: Brazil’s First Tech SPAC lands in the U.S.

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Layoffs? Why NOW is the time to hire.

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IronHack launches new FemTech movement


Ocean Builders reveals world’s first eco-restorative futuristic floating homes


Office Depot’s back-to-school Start Proud initiative kicks off

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Boca Raton-based 365 Data Centers to acquire U.S. Colocation and Network Business

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Ft. Lauderdale-based Boatsetter raises $38M in Series B round


EndeavorLAB closes out their first ever Boca Raton cohort

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Two South Florida locations chosen for Mark Cuban’s AI Bootcamp for high school students


FAU Receives State Cybersecurity IT Grant for over $800K with support from Tech Hub


This August, don’t miss this immersive crypto educational experience coming to Palm Beach

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Palm Beach Gardens-based Accelus raises $12M to accelerate adoption of minimally invasive surgery

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Member Spotlight | TriNet

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Verizon’s Community Partnership Chat with Palm Beach-Based Startup Imanyco


Babcox Media Acquires Lifestyle Media Group and South Florida Business & Wealth

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Member Spotlight | StevenDouglas


Broward-based minority-owned businesses receive $10k grants from Fiserv


Member Spotlight | PeakActivity

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Techstrong Group’s Alan Shimel on the state of South Florida tech

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Miami startup Modern Trials wins IDEA Showcase for investment from Seedfunders


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Verizon Learning celebrates 10 years, $1B in contributions, and now 50 new schools


Boca Raton startup Owwll officially launches connecting experts for instant 1:1 advice


Member Spotlight | Bidtellect

FAU Data Science_healthtech panel

Industry leaders and researchers brought together for the FAU Data Science Conference


In urgent need of some home improvement supplies? iDrop’s got you covered

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Boynton Beach Mayor Ty Penserga addresses startup founders at pitch clinic

El Al move to Broward

El Al Israel Airlines will relocate its Americas HQ from NYC to Broward

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Broward-based CERA reacts to mass shooting mayhem this month


Miami Hack Week’s team SpotX, an AR gaming startup, acquired by San Fran company


Member Spotlight | Digital Resource

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FPL/NextEra Energy surprises students with some new tech as they head off to college


City approves proposal to turn an empty building into an innovation hub in downtown West Palm Beach


South Florida mayors outline plans to develop region as a global tech hub


April’s Think Tank Thursday in Miami was a bit different this April

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Base Miami and Mana Tech merge, with Charly Esnal at the helm as Managing Director


Broward-based CloudHesive announces recent acquisition of Dextr


Davie-based public safety startup, CERA, places 2nd at eMerge, but could be the most impactful pitch yet


800+ developers gather in Davie for SoFlo DevCon 2022

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Endeavor launches new program to accelerate the growth of early-stage companies in Boca Raton


FPL Pledges nearly $1 Million to Support Black Students in Tech with Degree Completion

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NBA legend Chris Bosh highlights the benefits of an entrepreneurial mindset in a Broward College speech


Member Spotlight | Castle Group


Member Spotlight | Boca Raton Innovation Campus


Member Spotlight | United World Telecom

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Signups are now open for the University of Miami-sponsored Intern Bootcamp and Entry-Level Career Expo

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13 South Florida companies honored among 50 of Florida’s companies to watch

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Fort Lauderdale startup FIT:MATCH announces partnership with Rihanna-backed Savage x Fenty

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Schonfeld will be presenting sponsor of upcoming SoFlo DevCon

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South Florida represents in a big way at Synapse Summit 2022

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4Geeks and the Shrimp Society partner to offer NFTs, membership to budding developers

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Florida Legislative Session has begun – Policy Committee Update


Member Spotlight | Guaranteed Removals/

Women in Web3

Meet the women advocating for an inclusive Web3 space in South Florida and beyond

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5 Trends for Retailers to Keep Customers Smiling (and Spending) in 2022

2021 Year Recap

2021 | A Year In Review


‘One’ Night to Remember

CAI Autism2Work Uplifts and Empowers Neurodiverse Talent


Ask Not What South Florida Tech Hub Can Do For You


Member Spotlight | Boca Code

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Member Spotlight | Techstrong Group

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Infrastructure bill includes billions for broadband


Global Entrepreneurship Week shines a spotlight on South Florida’s tech scene

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Tech Hub hosts event matching K-12 teachers with local tech experts


Visualbility creates winning solution at Hack for Inclusion event


Mayor Daniella Levine-Cava addresses 200 private investors at Miami conference


Tech Hub intern receives scholarship from Junior Achievement


Member Spotlight | Angelus Advisors

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South Florida Based Streann Media Revenue Jumps 85% in Q3 2021!


Levan Center secures $700k grant to support South Florida entrepreneurs


Virtual Badge wins $120,000 at Startup Showdown

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Member Highlight | Fuel Venture Capital unveils new headquarters with ribbon cutting


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Member Spotlight | Lexima


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Inc. 5000 spotlights 13 high growth Tech Hub South Florida members 

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CITY Furniture Celebrates 50th Anniversary

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Glades Capital Announces Launch of Its First Fund


Tech takes over at this year’s Magic City Cup soccer tournament

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Member Spotlight | YES Institute

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Tech Hub South Florida as a career launchpad


Tech Hub South Florida Announces Interim CEO, Ambitious Growth Plans for Second Half of 2021


Member Spotlight | Crown Castle

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Royal Carribean’s Martha Poulter named CIO of the Year

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PeakActivity launches eCommerce company, RevCommerce


Tech Hub South Florida hosts region’s top Tech Leaders at Summer BBQ


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