Seminole County Spotlights Semplastics

Parsound Partners with Endel for Workplace Smart Soundscape

Orlando, Fla. (January 28, 2019) – As companies look for new ways to enable their workforce to be more productive, Orlando-based Parsound has developed a new way of relaxing workers and solving sound privacy concerns. Parsound’s solution: Smart Soundscapes. Their Smart Soundscape system has been noticed by Berlin-based Endel, a company recently funded by the […]

Capacitech Energy One of Three U.S. Companies Selected for Elite International Competition

Orlando, Fla. – Capacitech Energy’s new method of storing energy in the form of a wire is being noticed around the world as a key to reducing the cost, and increasing the capacity of, energy storage. Last month, the company was named a finalist in a global contest for energy storage companies – only one […]

UCF Business Incubation Program Companies Receive Record-Breaking Investments in 2018

ORLANDO, Fla. (Jan. 17, 2019) – Companies in the University of Central Florida’s Business Incubator Program (UCF BIP) set records in 2018 for both investments and grants, with outside investment in 50 of the program’s participant companies totaling more than $19 million in funding, and 46 clients receiving grant awards of $4.6 million. That amounts […]

Network Specialty Group Enters UCF Business Incubator’s Soft Landing Program

Orlando, Fla. – After 24 years of success in the Washington, D.C. area, Network Specialty Group has expanded to Orlando, becoming the one of the latest companies to utilize the innovative Soft Landing program at the UCF Business Incubation Program. The move is part of an expansion into the private sector after the company has spent […]

Central Florida Company is Ready to Exhibit its Wearable Technology Device at CES 2019 in Las Vegas

Mice no more? Hesperos’ multi-organ “Human-on-a-Chip” System Found Effective for Long-Term Toxicology Testing

(ORLANDO, Fla.) The replacement of animals as test subjects is one step closer to reality with the successful testing of multi-organ “human-on-a-chip” models to recapitulate the 28-day experiments typically used in animals to evaluate the systemic toxicity of drug and cosmetic compounds. The University of Central Florida (UCF) in collaboration with the Florida biotech firm […]

From stinky to cookies: Orlando firm creates scents for virtual reality games, military training