(31 posts)

Things to do on the startup scene

Weekly favorites like Waffle Wednesdays and one-offs on everything from funding to hackathons

Startups / April 29, 2017

South Florida got its first high-profile startup exit this week

CIC Miami prepares for another “launch,” NewCo arrives in Miami, and the Miami Herald’s Business Plan Challenge declares its finalists.

Community / April 21, 2017

Greathouse Gourmet is using FIU’s food incubator to “spread” Jamaican love

Greathouse Gourmet’s founder is the quintessential South Florida entrepreneur with an amazing product that just needs a little push for a huge breakthrough.

Food / April 18, 2017

Four things to know about Miami startups this week

Miami’s food startups take the spotlight.

Community / April 14, 2017

In MANO, Ric Herrero has brought Miami a “do tank”

MANO, the group behind Miami’s Maker Faire, continues to fuel projects that allow hands-on-minded Miamians to reshape the city.

Community / April 12, 2017

Five things that happened on the Miami startup scene this week

Miami now has a VC-In-Residence, the Knight Foundation makes a big bet on Miami startups, and South Florida moves up a spot on the VC tables.

Community / April 7, 2017

University of Miami alum has a Plan to improve student-athletes’ NCAA eligibility

Kelly Pierce hopes to change the trajectory of aspiring college athletes.

Startups / April 5, 2017

Miami’s got a startup funding problem. Corporations might be the fix.

A lack of funding for South Florida startups is galvanizing a move toward some unlikely sources for financial backing.

Funding / April 3, 2017

Five things to know about Miami startups this week

eMerge announces its keynote speaker, a student debt startup raises money, and an awesome VR video is recognized by YouTube.

Community / March 31, 2017

Source: Kristina Jones

Miami-based Court Buddy plans to raise $1 million to reach more ‘Forgottens’

The legal tech startup partners lawyers with people who need legal help for an initial flat fee. It’s planning to raise money to expand internationally.

Funding / March 29, 2017