The Florida Venture Forum has selected 14 companies to present and exhibit at the 2016 VentureTech Showcase on November 1, 2016 at CAMLS (Center for Advanced Medical Learning & Simulation) in downtown Tampa. In conjunction with Space Florida and Hillsborough County, the event is open to the public with a paid registration fee. The showcase is inclusive of an education session with Troy Knauss, lead instructor with the Angel Resource Institute. Event and registration details can be found on the Forum’s website.
“In choosing the best growth stage companies in Florida, those who are on the verge of a major climb in revenue made the selection process extremely competitive, said “Timothy Cartwright from Tamiami Angel Funds, chair of the Selection Committee for the VentureTech conference. “The difficult decisions we made on the Selection Committee will make it challenging for the judges who will determine who wins the Space Florida prize money.” Selected presenting companies will compete for the Space Florida Accelerating Innovation (AI) Award totaling $150,000: $100,000 for the Winner and $50,000 for the First Runner-Up.
Central/East Central Florida
Neurodevelopment of Words – NOW!, (www.nowprograms.com), Gainesville, The NOW! Foundations ™ program provides highly effective speech/language and literacy training to children and adults with genetic developmental dyslexia and learning disabilities in reading/spelling.
Solodev, (www.solodev.com), Orlando, is the first ever on-demand enterprise website content management software.
Yes.Fit, (https://www.yes.fit/), Lakeland, provides interactive fitness challenges that motivate people based on the places, stories, and heroes they love.
BDEX, LLC, (www.bdex.com), Coral Springs, stands for Big Data Exchange and is the first and largest market-driven Data Exchange Platform in the U.S.
EagleEye Intelligence (“EagleEye”), (www.eagleeyeintelligence.com ), Boca Raton, provides end-to-end, unified intelligence for public safety and security. They solve a pressing need to unify and manage real-time intelligence given complex operational eco-systems of applications, data, equipment, and growing utilization of unmanned aerial systems (“UAS”).
Honorlock, LLC, (www.honorlock.com), Boca Raton, is the next generation online test proctoring system, with the first and only multi-device detection technology.
MyMotionCalendar, LLC, (www.mymotioncalendar.com), Fort Lauderdale, provides contract attorneys nationwide to law firms, corporate legal departments and insurance carriers who attend hearings routing legal proceeding on their behalf. Their software manages the incoming reservation and auto-assigns the reservation to contract attorneys based on location, experience and compliance.
Rotation Manager.com, (www.rotationmanager.com), Miami, is nursing schedule software that offers solutions to healthcare facilities, as well as allied health and nursing colleges.
Source Molecular Corporation, (www.sourcemolecular.com), Miami, offers breakthrough genetic product/services that provide environmental managers with the most credible, accurate and fastest test results needed to address water pollution.
West Central/Southwest Florida
Catalyst OrthoScience LLC, (www.catalystortho.com), Naples, is commercializing a novel design for a total shoulder replacement system known as the Catalyst Shoulder Replacement System.
Global Safety Management, Inc., (www.gsmsds.com), Tampa, is a technology company that offers its software as a service to a variety of industries which OSHA requires Safety Data Sheet (SDS) compliance.
Happy Grasshopper, (www.happygrasshopper.com), Safety Harbor, is a SaaS solution that combines the strengths of marketing automation and professional copywriting to help salespeople acquire and close more business.
PikMyKid, (www.pikymykid.com), Tampa, provides a communication portal to simplify dismissal process in K-12 schools, increasing teach efficiency and student security while reducing traffic around schools.
OnPay Solutions, (www.onpaysolutions.com), Jacksonville, provides business-to-business payment automation applications and services to companies. Their offering is a collection of programs designed to integrate, streamline and automate the accounts payable payments process.
About The Florida Venture Forum: The Florida Venture Forum is Florida’s largest statewide support organization for investors and entrepreneurs, helping emerging Florida companies connect with sources of capital from across the country. The organization provides programs statewide throughout the year in addition to hosting the Florida Venture Capital Conference, the Statewide Collegiate Business Plan Competition and the Early Stage Capital Conference. www.flventure.org.