Best of 2018: The Catalyst’s Agile Education series: What we learned

In our series Agile Education, we set out to explore the myriad ways that St. Pete schools are keeping up with the speed of the new economy. Along the way, we made some surprising discoveries and uncovered a few major themes.

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Best of 2018: St. Pete’s Callyo gives law enforcement the technological edge

Bennett is the founder and president of Callyo, a St. Petersburg-based SaaS (Software as a Service) firm that creates communications technology for law enforcement – a cloud-based phone network for obtaining and storing evidence, and more.

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Best of 2018: Tampa startup stakes claim as ‘the most inclusive bra company in the world’

Two veterans of HSN Inc. are out to disrupt the $14 billion lingerie market.

Danielle Rushton and Ellery Linder have launched Fruutfull, a Tampa company with a unique design that allows women to personalize their brassiere size.

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Best of 2018: Meet SailFuture: SVP Tampa Bay Fast Pitch

SailFuture is an innovative program that takes troubled teenage boys out of the cycle of crime, poverty, and behavioral problems and into the water. They're using sailing to teach, build trust, and change futures.

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The Hustle

Tanisha Chea (Tala Baby)

Chea did what every good entrepreneur does - filled a need and solved a problem. Now she's expanding her line to toddlers, Mommy & me apparel, and wall prints.

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Station House

The five-story venue redefines what social interaction means in the workplace by providing a comfortable yet dynamic environment for innovation and collaboration.

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The Shuffle

Tara Semb
Bovie Medical

Mark Cantrell
The Florida Orchestra


Chris Bennett
2018 In Review

Focus: Leadership

2018 in review: Tee Grizzard, Leadership St. Pete

Commercial property and casualty broker Tee Grizzard has been involved with the innovative Leadership St. Pete program since 2013. He is the chair of the all-important Class of 2019, the 50th anniversary LSP class. We caught up with Grizzard to review 2018, and take a look ahead at 2019.

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ACUMEN: Contribution

From the Insight archives: Contributing to the Catalyst 101 – start here!

This is your crash course in story submission for the St. Pete Catalyst. Relax – zero journalism background required.

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