Startup evangelist Steve Case bringing road show – and $100,000 startup investment – to Orlando

The city’s efforts to prop the region up as a tech hub received a boost Friday when former America Online CEO and startup guru Steve Case had chosen Orlando as a kick-off location for a five-city tour that would award $100,000 to a startup at each stop.

Case’s Rise of the Rest tour will visit Orlando on April 29, touching off a tour that will also stop in Miami, Tampa, San Juan and the Space Coast. Read more here.