Orlando to generate thousands of new tech jobs, but firms face...

Orlando is projected to be a top 20 U.S. city for new tech jobs in 2021, but companies in the region face...

Orlando startup’s pilot program with UCF to kickstart nationwide launch

Six years ago, Austin Drury and Shayna Rosen realized the need for forming study groups.   While a student at the University of...

City of Orlando eyes expansion of partnership with Sanford auto tech...

The technology made by Derive Systems Inc. make engines more efficient and lowers vehicle idles, but the city of Orlando is prepared...

How NASA lures Blue Origin and others to Cape Canaveral to...

A decade ago, Tom Engler and others at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center set out to build an aerospace hub “that didn’t exist anywhere else...

Orlando software firm Ease expands office, adds jobs and more after...

When Patrick de la Roza, CEO of Orlando startup Ease Applications, last year got an invite from an executive at Vocera Communications Inc....

Grandson of Conrad Hilton to oversee new tech system for Orlando...

Roughly four decades ago, J. Bradley Hilton could be found at Radio Shack learning how to create video games. Hilton, the...

Orlando startup Capacitech to double its manufacturing and add jobs

Capacitech Energy Inc. started in 2016 when University of Central Florida student and budding entrepreneur Joe Sleppy was introduced to UCF professor Jayan Thomas, who...

Expert: Schools, real estate and more may draw secret manufacturer and...

Housing, education and economics will be key in landing the $300 million aerospace manufacturing project known only as "Project Kraken," and Florida's...

Partnerships with Orlando Magic and others lead to fast growth for...

In two years, startup Violet Defense LLC has secured deals to outfit the Orlando Magic's facilities at the Amway Center and the...

City of Orlando funds minority entrepreneurship and high-demand jobs program

There are many people in Central Florida in need of a new career, and city-funded programs may be able to help.

Blue Origin to expand rocket manufacturing facility at Kennedy Space Center

A major expansion of Blue Origin LLC's Space Coast manufacturing site is in the works that likely would create new high-wage jobs.

These 3 Central Florida startups to add jobs, seek investors and...

Three Central Florida startups will grow their innovative solutions in the fields of space, college sports and video editing after finishing as...

Game on: Pandemic pivot will lead to new jobs at esports...

Five years ago was the first time Johnny Williams heard about college scholarships for esports players. That jumpstarted the former University...

Hernon Manufacturing returns to hiring mode after pandemic slowdown

Last spring, Harry Arnon sought a federal Paycheck Protection Program loan to protect his manufacturing firm from possible layoffs as the Covid-19 pandemic caused a...

How Osceola County landed semiconductor maker SkyWater and saved Bridg

A year ago, Don Fisher and other Osceola County leaders thought the vision of a flourishing semiconductor lab in Kissimmee was “all going to...

Avalon Park opens new coworking space in east Orlando

Avalon Park has made a new addition to its sprawling east Orlando community. Orland-based real estate developer Avalon Park...

Orlando seeks NASA help to bring flying taxis downtown

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? It’s flying taxis in the future skies of downtown Orlando.  The...

Derive Systems’ push to make engines more efficient leads to Sanford...

For years, the technologies at Derive Systems Inc. have helped car lovers make their vehicles more powerful. However, the...

Space Florida attempts to lure mystery firm to Brevard County, create...

Space Florida’s plans to bring a spacecraft manufacturing facility and thousands of high-wage jobs to Brevard County are a go for launch. 

Shift to virtual work helped tech startup EcoSPEARS win more contracts....

In the past year, many local businesses faced closures and losses of revenue due to the Covid-19 pandemic. However,...