Tech exodus: Why these entrepreneurs ditched the big guys to go out on their own

Florida’s Space Coast — home to facilities operated by defense giants like L3Harris Technologies Inc. and Northrop Grumman Corp. — is experiencing a surge in tech startups founded by folks deciding to exit their high-wage, stable defense jobs for greater autonomy.

In fact, some of Brevard County’s top small businesses were started by tech workers who left the defense industry for a different kind of career. Read more here.