ORLANDO - Featured speakers for iSummit 2014 have been annouced for the two-day digital conference to be held September 29-30 at The Ballroom at Church Street in downtown Orlando.
The speakers are a part of a newly formatted agenda that includes presentations, topic-driven panel discussions, interactive workshops, and networking opportunities focused on the latest trends, innovations and growth tactics in the digital industry.
CAPE CANAVERAL - Space Florida is bracing for a major blow to the Sunshine State that could come as soon as this week. The state agency said SpaceX is close to publicly announcing a new launch complex in Brownsville, Texas.
TAMPA - The Tampa Bay Business Journal is reporting that Susie Steiner, founder of Valet Boss and CEO at ExecuTran Services in Tampa has died.
TAMPA - Tampa Bay WaVE’s FirstWaVE program has assisted Tampa tech entrepreneurs raise more than $7 million dollars in investment capital to grow their companies. The $7 million represents the aggregate amount of funding raised by all tech startups in the FirstWaVE program.
ORLANDO - Starter Studio, a Orlando-based mentor-driven accelerator program for startup tech companies is gearing up for its second annual showcase of startups who participated in the three month program. Starter Studio Demo Day 2014 will be held on August 6 at the Cheyenne Saloon in downtown Orlando.
ORLANDO - EA Tiburon Vice President and General Manager Daryl Holt quieted rumors about the company moving from its Maitland office to downtown Orlando in an exclusive interview with Orlando Business Journal.
Holt said that while the video game studio — famous for making sports titles such as Madden NFL — has looked at a lot of different space options recently, EA has renewed the lease for its office at 1950 Summit Park Drive in Maitland. But a few changes will be made.