This Week Trends
The Orlando region was once the leading tech startup hub in Florida through the efforts of entrepreneurs who started companies that leveraged our technology and talent. Finding fertile ground here, venture capital came from outside the state...
ecoSPEARS, an Orlando startup commercializing NASA-patented technology for sediment, soil and water remediation of PCBs, closed a $2M seed round from Kirenaga Partners and the EIA Social Enterprise Fund. "I grew up just down the road from the...
Lockheed Martin’s F-35 program is bringing more defense work to Central Florida. Bethesda, Maryland-based Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) secured a $10.5 million modification to an existing $98 million contract to produce an F-35...
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Hot Stuff Coming
In the new commercial space age, patents and intellectual property for rocket engines mean everything, as the founders of Florida startup Rocket...
SpaceX's launch attempt of a supply mission to the International Space Station was scrubbed on Dec. 4, but the company hopes to...
United Launch Alliance is pushing back the launch that will test Boeing’s astronaut capsule on a mission to the International Space Station...
Jim Bridenstine stood on the grass in front of Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral recalling eight years ago, when NASA’s Space Shuttle program...
PT Genie, a national provider of home-based physical therapy, has relocated its headquarters from Cleveland, Ohio, to Lake Nona Medical City at GuideWell...
AT&T Inc. launched its 5G network in Orlando on June 29, offering accelerated data transfer that stands to speed up local industries.
The North American Veterinary Community (NAVC) hosted a virtual conference alongside its in-person Veterinary Meeting & Expo in Orlando from Jan. 18-22.
Recent nationwide protests around racial inequality triggered a conversation at Florida early-stage investment group Seedfunders. That’s because investors at...
Roughly half of all businesses fail within their first five years, but Sergio Heker’s first venture became one of the biggest commercial internet...
When Melissa Gross and Claudia Paskauskas launched InNovo Partners LLC in 2017, they started in an office with one laptop and no furniture.
The software can scan crowds of people for masks, check their temperatures and measure their heart rates. But CodeFirm’s...
Startup investment firm DeepWork Capital operates on a theory of investing in underinvested places. That’s why the Orlando-based firm...
After Orlando’s Rise of the Rest pitch competition in April 2019, first-place winner Stacie Ruth was invited to the Orlando Economic Partnership’s board meeting.