Opinion: Why not tech? Why not now? Tourism troubles open opportunity

A reeling tourism industry in Orlando provides an opportunity for tech to establish itself as a top industry in the region. Yes, tourism is too ...
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Winter Park’s AireHealth keeps racking up awards, integrates acquisition

Add another trophy to AireHealth’s mantel. The Winter Park company won a pitch competition at a high-profile virtual conference of medical tech firms last week. ...
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Epic grant helps Talon, partners cross funding gap on VR

Orlando tech company Talon Simulations has been working in VR for several years. But CEO Brandon Naids says being on that cutting edge can present ...
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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 ...
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The seven startups pitching at Drive-in Pitch Night on Friday

A small semblance of normality – albeit in an altered state – returns Friday when seven local startups participate in Drive-in Pitch Night. The event ...
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