Visit St. Pete/Clearwater has a new leader

Steve Hayes, a veteran of the hospitality, travel and tourism industries, will become president and CEO of Visit St. Pete/Clearwater effective Dec. 16.

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St. Pete insurtech CaseGlide gets capital infusion

CaseGlide, an insurance technology company in St. Petersburg, has gotten its first outside funding.

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Here are the Tampa-St. Pete startups that raised venture capital since July

Venture funding for Tampa-St. Pete companies got off to a strong start in the fourth quarter of 2019, when CoLabs, a software firm in Tampa, raised $6.2M in investor funding.

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PitchLyst Startup Report: Episode #039

Catalyst Publisher Joe Hamilton speaks with Chris Paradies & Tonya Elmore of Tampa Bay Innovation Center

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Re-interpreting ‘Don Quixote’ with Strauss, Strik, Francis and TFO

Last month, The Florida Orchestra trumpeted the news that French-born painter Geff Strik had been named Visual Artist-In-Residence.

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The Shuffle

Kiera Chocola
Florida Retail Partners


The Hustle

Chad Walker (ClienTell)

What if an app turned the tables on typical customer rating platforms like Yelp or Google? What if instead of one-sided business ratings, the customer was rated too?

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Acumen, Connections, Funding.

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Daniel Zepp
St. Pete Catholic High School

Focus: Social Enterprise

Feeding Tampa Bay, Preserve the ‘Burg among 2020 class of Social Venture Partners Fast Pitch

This year’s participants are: Feeding Tampa Bay, Saving Our Seniors, Preserve the ‘Burg, The Little Saint Nick Foundation, Ready for Life, Inc to Inc and LiFT Academy.

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How failure shaped one of Tampa’s emerging entrepreneurs

Tony Selvaggio, founder and CEO of eSmart Recycling in Tampa, says “resilience” describes his entrepreneurial journey.

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