Annual Innovation Challenge Draws Students to Pitch Ideas for Commercialization

The winning team was from Stetson University The Cairns Foundation held its second Innovation Challenge on April 12th at the UCF Business Incubator – Daytona Beach International Airport. The challenge allowed student teams from local colleges and universities to pitch creative ideas with market potential. This year, the winning team, who won a $10,000 cash […]

Strength in Numbers – UCFBIP Collaborates with Disaster Awareness and Preparedness Initiative

The devastating images captured during the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina still haunt the minds of many, especially those who live in areas prone to storms. The reality is any disaster can spawn panic and turmoil, which is why careful planning and preparation is crucial. Entrepreneur and wellness advocate Al Zow Sr., founder and president of […]

First Response Disaster Team Earns Top “Small Business” Award in Bright House Networks First Annual Regional Business Awards in Greater Orlando Area

Volusia County-based First Response Disaster Team earned first place honors in the inaugural Bright House Networks Regional Business Awards in the Greater Orlando area. The 10-person company, a recent graduate of the UCF Business Incubation Program, earned the recognition in the “small business” category.   The awards program honors the companies, organizations and people whose products, […]

Writing Code that Changes the World

Modeling and simulation development tackles many difficult problems, including processing complex data sets, rendering these into various graphics engines, and making this data available on a wide range of devices, with a focus on Web and mobile platforms. From small-scale software development efforts to designing and building end-to-end solutions, AgileSrc, LLC blends the right combination […]

Candace Crowe Design Featured in British Plastic Surgery Journal

Orlando, Fla. (July 31, 2015) — Candace Crowe Design, one of the leading U.S. providers of web-based marketing and SEO (Search Engine Optimization) for aesthetic and plastic surgery practices, was recently featured in Aesthetic, the leading plastic and cosmetic surgery trade journal in the U.K. Candace Crowe earned her spot in the magazine by advising practitioners […]

RSS Logistics Earns First Contract from Defense Logistics Agency

Orlando, Fla. (July 30, 2015) — RSS Logistics, the Orlando firm that provides full-spectrum of integrated product support and manufacturing services, recently earned its first prime contract with the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) Aviation division. Alma J. Coronado, president and chief executive officer of RSS Logistics, said DLA is the U.S. military’s integrated materials manager for […]

Exam Plus in Winter Springs Earns Major Contract with Puerto Rico-based Lufthansa Technik

Winter Springs, Fla. (July 27, 2015) — Exam Plus, a Winter Springs company that provides comprehensive substance abuse programs for a wide range of corporate and government employers, recently earned a major contract to serve Lufthansa Technik in Puerto Rico, a leading manufacturer and provider of maintenance, repair, overhaul and modification services for civil aircraft. José […]

Coaching Firm Total Alignment Partners Offers “Awareness Boost” as Currency in Personal-Development Courses

Winter Springs, Fla. (July 7, 2015) – Total Alignment Partners or TAP, a global executive coaching and consulting firm, is making it easier than ever for corporate clients and others to achieve alignment and perform at their highest levels through what they call a customized “Awareness Boost” currency program. But, instead of spending hundreds of […]

$5 Million+ Renovation Underway at Oldest Incubator in the UCF Business Incubation Program in Central Fla. Research Park

ORLANDO, Fla. (July 2, 2015) – Construction is underway on a $5 Million plus renovation project of the 50,000 square feet UCF Business Incubator in the Central Florida Research Park. Carol Ann Dykes, site manager for the Research Park incubator said the facility, established in 1999, is getting a major upgrade and has undergone six […]