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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 […]

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Three UCF Business Incubation Clients Named to Semi-finals of Cade Prize

Orlando, Fla. (March 19, 2019) – The Cade Prize is known as one of the top contests recognizing innovation in Florida. The program receives hundreds of applicants from across Florida to be named one of the leaders in innovative inventions. This year, three UCF Business Incubation Program clients, all located at the Research Park Incubator, […]

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Intersection Technology Solutions Engaged by National Consumer Goods Company

Winter Springs, Fla., February XX, 2019 — Intersection Technology Solutions, a Central Florida-based technology firm, has signed a new national client in the consumer goods industry to provide technology services. The undisclosed company selected Intersection Technology Solutions’ fully managed services model, which will allow them to have a single point of contact for all IT […]

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Neocontrol Partners with Two Distributors

Orlando, Fla. (February 15, 2018) – As Neocontrol looks to expand its reach throughout the United States, it has signed two large distribution agreements, expected to bring more than $750,000 in revenue to the company over the next five years. One deal brings Neocontrol’s products to the Nashville market with West End Lock and the […]

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Apopka Voice Expands into Seminole County with New Media Outlet

Apopka, Fla. (February 12, 2019)– After more than three years of successfully covering the greater Apopka region, the UCF Incubator Company, the Apopka Voice, has expanded into Seminole County by launching The Seminole Source. The new online media outlet will focus on providing daily community news hyper focused on the people, businesses and leaders that […]

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SavvySuit Kicks Off Florida Pro Bono Law School Challenge

Orlando, Fla. (February XX, 2019) – With thousands of people in Florida needing pro bono help on their legal matters, a UCF Business Incubation Program client has come up with a unique way to provide it – and teach aspiring lawyers at the same time. Orlando’s SavvySuit designed and launched the Florida Pro Bono Law […]