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Silicon Shore: ST. PETE, FL

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ST. PETERSBURG, Florida (February 12, 2020)— The Greater St. Petersburg Area Economic Development Corporation (EDC) released the first in a series of videos that promotes technology companies, major employers, and …

Israeli Accelerator Partnership attracts Innovative Startups to St. Pete

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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (March 14, 2019) —The St. Petersburg Area Economic Development Corporation (EDC) partnered with the Florida-Israel Business Accelerator (FIBA) for the second consecutive year to host Israeli companies considering a U.S. Operation …

Startup Scene Emerges in Tampa-St. Pete

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Entrepreneurs are seeing healthy investment opportunities in the Tampa Bay region, and the area is now how to more than 150 tech startups. Tampa Bay may be known for its …

Tampa-St. Petersburg Region Poised for Startups and Women Entrepreneurs

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Ecosystems that support entrepreneurs and innovation hubs are sprouting across America. Regions of the country are working hard to be startup havens. This includes creating an environment that supports innovations and helps investors find the next bold idea. Silicon Valley is a luminous example. However, emerging regions include Florida, Colorado, Oregon and Georgia. What do these emerging regions have in common and how are they competing? Factors include an entrepreneurial ecosystem, strong startup density, a culture that supports innovation, strong higher education system, home to large corporations, access to capital and availability of talent. Taking these factors into consideration, the Tampa Bay region is poising itself for explosive growth, especially for startups and women entrepreneurs.

Where Entrepreneurs Go to Work and Play

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Inc. Magazine Online Published: April 5, 2018   St. Petersburg was a different city when Brooke Boyd launched her brand-building agency, Hype Group, in 2009. Back then, she says it …