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Aurora InfoTech Co-founder Releases Best Selling Cybersecurity Book: Hack Proof Your Business

Orlando, Fla. (October 29, 2019) — It’s no secret businesses throughout America struggle with cybersecurity. While high-profile breaches seem to happen every week, most businesses combat some type of attack every day. That’s why Roy Richardson, the co-founder and CTO of Aurora InfoTech, released his first book, Hack Proof Your Business this month as the […]

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Intersection Technology Solutions Announces Company Name Change to Tech Rage IT

Winter Springs, Fla., August 6, 2019 — Intersection Technology Solutions, LLC, a Central Florida-based technology firm, is excited to announce that it has changed its name to Tech Rage IT. This rebranding strategy reflects the evolution of the company as well as its commitment and expertise in reducing technology frustrations, concerns and disruptions that businesses […]

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Capacitech Energy Innovation Combines Solar Cells & Batteries in a Thin Film

Orlando, Fla. (August 7, 2019) – As Capacitech Energy’s first innovation begins to enter the commercial market, the company has started exploring other energy storage innovations. Capacitech and the University of Central Florida are staring at the sun. As an undergraduate student, Joe Sleppy, who is now the CEO of Capacitech, was a part of […]

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Precision Periodic Announces the Successful Extraction of 80% Total Rare Earths in a Five Minute, Single Pass from Phosphate Mine Waste

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CCI Group Signs Five-year Contract with U.S. Air Force

Orlando, Fla. (July 26, 2019) – Translation and interpretation contractor, CCI Group, has entered into a five-year agreement with the U.S. Air Force. The first year’s budget calls for the Air Force to spend up to $600,000 on the company’s services. The Federal contract calls for the Orlando-based company to provide sign language services to […]

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AireHealth Chosen for Inaugural GuideWell Health Tech Accelerator

Orlando, Fla. (June 21, 2019) – AireHealth, the recent winner of Rise of the Rest, has been chosen to participate in a new program from GuideWell Innovation designed to help women-founded health care technology companies accelerate their growth. The firm was one of just five companies from the entire Southeast U.S. and the only one […]

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UCF Business Incubator’s CytoSen Acquired in Potentially Record-breaking Deal

Winter Springs, Fla. (June 6, 2019) – Netherlands-based Kiadis Pharma has agreed to purchase Winter Springs-based biotech company CytoSen in a stock transaction that could reach nearly $70 million at the current stock price, which could mean new treatment options for cancer patients. The sale is the largest biotechnology company purchase in Central Florida’s history. […]

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SegAna Awarded $750,000 Competitive Grant from the National Science Foundation

Orlando, Fla. – As patients turn to radiation to eliminate cancerous tumors, too often healthy cells and tissues are permanently damaged from radiation aimed at the tumor. Orlando’s SegAna has developed a cloud-based platform and software algorithm to provide real-time tracking of cancerous tumors and the daily changes of the human anatomy. This program allows […]

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Incubator Clients Segana, Capacitech Energy Win Funding at Florida Venture Forum/Space Florida Early Stage Capital Conference

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SBA Selects Incubator Graduate AceApplications as 2019 State of Florida Minority-Owned Small Business Person of the Year

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Covian Consulting Selected to Develop New Way of Increasing Sexual Violence Reporting

Orlando, Fla. (April 29, 2019) – The Center for Disease Control estimates that one in four girls and one in six boys are sexually abused, 34 percent of which are victims of intrafamilial sexual abuse. However, an Orlando company is working on a solution to increase the reporting of sexual abuse by people who witness […]

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IDEM Awarded $225,000 Competitive Grant from the National Science Foundation

Orlando, Fla. (April 29, 2019) – Since 1973, law enforcement has used the same technology to perform field tests on narcotics. They put suspected drugs in a pouch or tube and watch for a change in color. However, as numerous reports have shown, including this report by Pro Publica and the New York Times, the […]

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SimBlocks.io Awarded Small Business Research Grant from Air Force

Orlando, Fla. (April 19, 2019) – SimBlocks.io has received a Phase 1 Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant from the Air Force of $50,000 to help develop its simulation capabilities for flight training. The company specializes in creating realistic training environments using commercial gaming technology, including the Unity game engine and Virtual Reality headsets. Receiving […]

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2019 Cade Prize Announces the Final Four Teams

Gainesville, FL (April 16, 2019) – The Cade Museum for Creativity & Invention today announced these Final Four Cade Prize Competition Finalists: Anchor Biologics (Gainesville, FL), Capacitech Energy (Orlando, FL), ExtremeComms Lab (Fort Lauderdale, FL), and Path Optical Systems, Inc. (Orlando, FL). The Cade Prize, established in 2010, has become Florida’s pre-eminent invention and innovation […]

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Two UCF Business Incubation Clients Named to Revolution’s Rise of the Rest Road Trip

Orlando, Fla. – When Revolution’s Rise of the Rest Road Trip makes its stops in Central Florida, the UCF Business Incubation Program will be well represented. At the Orlando stop, AireHealth, which is revolutionizing care management and drug delivery for respiratory illness via a connected-portable nebulizer, will be one of eight companies to present. The […]

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UCF Business Incubation Program Graduates JourneyLabs from Winter Springs Location

Winter Springs, Fla. (April 5, 2019) – Companies come to the UCF Business Incubation Program to kickstart their idea and set them up for a lifetime of growth. After three years working through the Winter Springs program, JourneyLabs is graduating this month. The company, which helps clients personalize, automate and scale real-time digital engagement between […]

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Varnadore Financial Funds Local Startup, Capacitech Energy

Orlando, Fla. (April 10, 2019) – As Orlando’s Capacitech Energy looks to scale its wire-shaped capacitor innovation, the firm has entered into a partnership with Varnadore Financial to expand its company. Varnadore has provided funding for Capacitech. This will enable the company to nearly quadruple production. “Establishing manufacturing is one of the largest remaining bottlenecks […]

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Technology Associates and Products Signs Tennessee Company as New Client

Orlando, Fla. (March 22, 2019) – As companies determine they must have an Orlando location to succeed in the modeling, simulation, and training industry, they are often turning to Orlando’s Technology Associates and Products (TAP) to help them launch in this market. This month, the company signed Tennessee-based ARCS Aviation as a client to help […]