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Inside the deal: St. Pete company lands seven-figure investment from one of the world’s biggest tech firms

St. Pete Catalyst By: Margie Manning November 27, 2018 Photo by Jared Brashier on Unsplash Japanese tech giant SoftBank started out as a customer before it became an investor in 5×5 Technologies Inc., a drone support company in St. Petersburg. SoftBank pumped $4.4 million into 5×5 in a funding round in August. While 5×5 disclosed… Read more »

St. Pete Shines at 36|86

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (September 20, 2018)-  The St. Petersburg Area EDC partnered with the City of St. Petersburg to bring the energy of the Sunshine City’s entrepreneurial ecosystem to Nashville for the annual 36|86 entrepreneurship conference in August 2018. EDC leadership led a team of St. Pete’s local entrepreneurs to Nashville for the two-day conference… Read more »

St. Pete’s Squaremouth Named Fastest-Growing and Best Workplace Amid HQ Move to Historic Church

Squaremouth is an online company that compares travel insurance products from every major provider in the United States. Cision PR Newswire Source: Squaremouth ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., July 26, 2018 — St. Pete’s Silicon Valley-esque Squaremouth has been named the 23rd fastest-growing company in the region by the Tampa Bay Business Journal and one of the best companies to work for… Read more »

RankMiner Predictive Analytics selected by BMO Harris & 1871 for exclusive innovation program

CHICAGO (JULY 26, 2018) – RankMiner Predictive Analytics has been selected by BMO Harris to participate in its highly-selective BMO Harris / 1871 Innovation Program. RankMiner is a leading supplier of predictive voice analytics to the customer care industry. BMO Harris, is part of BMO Financial Group, a highly diversified financial services provider and operates… Read more »

Track5Media Opens in St. Petersburg

Tampa Bay Business Journal Online recruitment firm Track5Media has expanded beyond its Lancaster, Pennsylvania base with a new office in downtown St. Petersburg. The 1,400-square-foot office, at 112 2nd Ave. NE, near the Sundial retail plaza, currently houses five Track5Media workers, or about 25 percent of the company’s full-time workforce. Additional hiring is expected for… Read more »

Presence Releases Essential Workforce Readiness and Experiential Learning Product

St. Petersburg, FL: Presence, a higher education market leader known for helping collect and understand student involvement data and its connection to student retention and graduation rates, has released its most advanced feature set to-date: the Co-Curricular Opportunities Platform. These new features released are designed to increase student success after graduation by focusing on experiential… Read more »

A Bright Future for CaseGlide in St. Petersburg

  ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.- (May 15, 2018)- CaseGlide, a cloud-based software platform that provides litigation management and analytics to property and casualty insurance companies, is adding three jobs to its 11-person team. Along with automating legal documents, the CaseGlide platform manages all case information in one centralized platform, records correspondence between insurance companies and the… Read more »

HCIQ Discusses Data Visualization Tools at EDC-USFSP Roundtable

USF-St. Petersburg Kate Tiedemann College of Business  Article and photographs by Erin Murphy, KTCOB Marketing and Communications. The Kate Tiedemann College of Business partnered with the St. Petersburg Economic Development Corporation (EDC) on March 29 to bring local business leaders an exclusive Data Analytics Roundtable event. The event continued the conversation about data analytics that… Read more »