UF Innovation Station Names First Director

Allen Carlson, the retired CEO of Sun Hydraulics, joined the new UF Innovation Station Sarasota County this week as its regional director.

05/13/2016 Research by staff


Florida Officials Push Frontier Communications to Improve Service

Attorney General Pam Bondi and Commissioner of Agriculture Adam Putnam have received hundreds of complaints about the company.

05/10/2016 Research by staff


WordPress Conference Comes to USF in July

A free and open-source content management system, WordPress has millions of users worldwide.

04/26/2016 Research by staff


Local Entrepreneur Offers Startup Tips in Fortune Article

Joy Randels recently wrote an article for Fortune that includes a number of tips on how to build a startup outside of Silicon Valley.

04/26/2016 Research by staff


DaVinci’s Faire, BarCamp Event Features Inventors, Robots and More

The event includes an 'unConference' with a large range of speakers who sign up on the fly, plus a fair that showcases makers, inventors, gamers, robots, drones and more.

04/26/2016 Research by staff


Hub's Summer Boot-Camp Begins June 1

Hub will offer a series of classes, workshops and panels for Sarasota startups and entrepreneurs that are interested in starting or growing a business

04/20/2016 Research by staff


Health Care Tech Company Names New Chairman, CEO

Sarasota's Voalte announced Monday that it has appointed Adam McMullin as chairman and chief executive officer.

04/19/2016 Research by staff


Go Puck Develops Mounts for GoPro Cameras

The mounts enhance GoPro usability and potential by providing as many as seven charges or powering up to four cameras at a time.

04/18/2016 Research by staff


IndyCar Racer Blake Fuller Develops Rechargeable Battery System

Go Puck Power is a lightweight, portable way to charge phones and tablets on the go.

04/18/2016 By Michelle Baruchman


Social Media Strategies for Businesses Discussed April 19

The Suncoast Technology Forum lunch runs 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesday, April 19, at Polo Grill and Bar,

04/14/2016 Research by staff


Sarasota Entrepreneurs Create New Social Media Management Tool is intended to be an all-in-one solution to help local businesses stand out on social media.

04/11/2016 Research by staff


Supplement Manufacturer Relocates to Manatee County

Natural Immunogenics' new facility expands the company’s footprint nearly three times, from 11,000 to 32,000 square feet.

04/11/2016 Research by staff


Presentation Focuses on 'Open-Source Sales'

Raymmar Tirado will discuss sales and marketing, the ethics of sales, the future of "social selling" and more on Tuesday, April 26.

04/01/2016 Research by staff

Making It Real

Ringling College Collaboratory Offers Students Professional Experience

In late 2014 the college formalized its commitment to providing every student on campus with professional experience.

03/15/2016 By Cooper Levey-Baker

You Do What?

Gene Payson Customizes Drones With His Troy Built Models

The Sarasota-based company customizes drones for commercial applications.

03/14/2016 By Ilene Denton


En-Vision America Opens Palmetto Office

David Raistrick and his En-Vision America open a local office.

03/14/2016 By Michelle Baruchman


Digital Postcard Project Looks for Crowdfunding Support

Author and recovery advocate Leslie Glass today announced she is seeking crowdfunding through Indiegogo for Posti Cards, a new digital postcard service.

03/02/2016 Research by staff


Aerospace Manufacturer Expands in Manatee County

Safran, through its subsidiary Labinal Power Systems, is expanding its current facility and workforce in Manatee County.

02/19/2016 Research by staff


Rapid Pathogen Screening CEO Robert Sambursky Shares His Path to Success

This ophthalmologist marries medicine and business to lead a Sarasota biotech firm.

01/11/2016 By David Ball


Leading Question

01/28/2014 By Beau Denton