Organizers say Drive-in Pitch Night will return; Home Lending Pal wins first competition

Organizers say Drive-in Pitch Night will return; Home Lending Pal wins first competition

Lana Udalov received a, well, different response to her business pitch Friday night. As she finished her presentation on her hotel management startup HKeeper, a chorus of cars in a downtown Orlando parking lot honked their horns in approval. Udalov...
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Startup U: What to show potential investors in a pitch

Startup U: What to show potential investors in a pitch

Startup U. is an ongoing series that asks entrepreneurs and subject matter experts in the community to share their best business tips. The intent is to create a resource for new entrepreneurs, as well as those who might need a...
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Startup U: How to land a patent, from an Orlando patent owner

Startup U: How to land a patent, from an Orlando patent owner

Startup U. is an ongoing series that asks entrepreneurs and subject matter experts in the community to share their best business tips. The intent is to create a resource for new entrepreneurs, as well as those who might need a...
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Startup U: Lessons to learn about building a business are all around us

Startup U: Lessons to learn about building a business are all around us

Traditional business education programs can prepare students for the grind of entrepreneurship. Structured instruction combined with real-world experience gives students a strong base from which to launch. But budding entrepreneurs can also learn from the peop...
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