DRW Life Skills Institute in Kissimmee to Launch Emotional Intelligence-Diversity Division

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (Sept. 08, 2015) — The DRW Life Skills Institute in Kissimmee will launch an Emotional Intelligence-Diversity Division starting Oct. 1. Dr. Wanda Bonet-Gascot, Ph.D. (“DrW”), holistic doctor, certified coach and mediator who heads the DRW Life Skills Institute, said the new division will provide training, coaching and mediation to help small businesses and corporations […]

Virginia Simulation Training Company PVM Opens Central Florida Office

Orlando, Fla. (Sept 4, 2015) — Performance Value Management, LLC (PVM) is the newest company to join the UCF Business Incubator’s Soft Landing program. Onelia Codrington, the President and CEO of PVM, said the nine year-old Fairfax, Virginia-based company specializes in Management Consulting, IT, Cyber Security, Training and Strategic Planning. “UCF’s leading role in helping to […]

Savage Race Obstacle Course Race Company Receives Back-to-Back Accolades

ORLANDO, Fla. (Sept. 3, 2015) — Savage Race, a young Orlando-based obstacle course race company featuring the world’s best obstacles, has received dual honors by being named one of the fastest-growing private companies in America and one of the top 50 Florida companies to watch. Inc. Magazine ranked Savage Race 266th in its September 2015 […]

21st Century Safety CEO a Finalist in Annual NAWBO Business Plan Competition

ORLANDO, Fla. (Aug. 31, 2015) — Dr. Isabel Perry,  CEO of  21st Century Safety, is a 2015 finalist in NAWBO’s  (National Assn. of Women Business Owners) Annual Business Plan Competition which will conclude with announcement of two winners at a Luncheon Sept. 17 at the Country Club of Orlando. 21st Century Safety is a technology […]

Equanimity Executive Joins Global Talent Assessment Leader

Orlando, Fla., (Sept. 2, 2015) — Equanimity Executive, LLC has become an associate with TTI Success Insights, a global leader in human behavior assessments.  Belinda MJ Brown, Equanimity Executive’s CEO, has a mantra:  “Use courage, be aware, awareness is your true power to choose and ease your experience of life.” “TTI Success Insights provides tools […]

Embark Safety Receives State of Florida Minority Business Enterprise Certification

ORLANDO, Fla. – Embark Safety, a leading provider of driver monitoring and fleet risk management services across North America, recently received the Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) Certification from the State of Florida’s Office of Supplier Diversity (OSD). The MBE certification is the most widely recognized certification for minority-owned businesses in the United States. To receive […]

Foreign Entrepreneurs Find Success in the U.S.

Launching a new business is tough, ask any entrepreneur.  Launching a new business in a foreign country requires even more courage and drive.  Some say it is much riskier, and is not for the faint of heart. The UCF Business Incubator – Kissimmee recently hosted a successful meeting with four businesses with Brazilian connections: SOLVIS […]

DiCapta Studios Moving to Winter Springs

Winter Springs, Fla. (Aug. 30, 2015) — Dicapta, the award-winning U.S. provider of accessible digital media to serve people with visual or hearing limitations and Spanish speaking community, is relocating its office and studios from Longwood to the UCF Business Incubation facilities in Winter Springs. Maria Diaz, chief executive officer of Dicapta, said the company’s new […]

Flame Boss Introduces New BBQ Smoker Accessory with Internet Capability

Orlando, Fla. (Aug. 28, 2015) – Flame Boss™ an Orlando company that’s been manufacturing and selling remote controllers for BBQ smokers since late 2013, introduced a new “Flame Boss 200” earlier this summer that’s WiFi enabled. Michael Collins, President, said Flame Boss 200 comes with exactly the same kit sold with his Flame Boss 100—a […]