Billionaire-backed venture capital bus tour names 8 Orlando finalists

Rise of the Rest, a venture capital competition bus tour, selected eight Orlando firms out of a record 152 applicants, who will get to pitch to its investors.

On April 29, the Rise of the Rest tour created by Washington, D.C., investment firm Revolution Growth LLC will make its first stop in Orlando where investors will hear from eight companies and later will select one of those firms in which to invest $100,000. Read more here.