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Orlando-based Carter Solutions awarded GSA 8(a) STARS II GWAC

ORLANDO, Fla. — Carter Solutions, a client of the UCF Business Incubator in Central Florida Research Park, has been awarded the GSA 8(a) Streamlined Technology Acquisition Resources for Services (STARS II) Governmentwide Acquisition Contract (GWAC).  The STARS II GWAC provides federal agencies with ready access to sources of IT services as well as new technology solutions […]

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Orlando-Based Semplastics Wins Grant from Space Florida to Expand Its Unique Ceramic for Various Aerospace Applications

Orlando, Fla. — Semplastics, LLC, a graduate company of the University of Central Florida Business Incubation Program, received a $250,000 grant from Space Florida for a partnership project that will further develop the company’s innovative X-MAT® ceramic material for various applications in the Aerospace industry and lead to early commercialization. Semplastics along with Nano Dimension, Ltd. […]

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REDCON CEO Among Florida’s Top Emerging Leaders

Orlando, Fla. – The state’s top emerging leaders recently graduated from Connect Florida’s Statewide Leadership Institute. Among the newest alumni of up-and-comers is Kyle Evans, CEO of REDCON Solutions Group, a professional service company in the UCF Business Incubator near downtown Orlando.  The highly selective annual program helps educate, engage and inspire Florida’s emerging leaders. […]

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Neocontrol U.S. Establishes Canadian Distributorship, Soft Landing Company’s First in the International Marketplace

ORLANDO, Fla. — Neocontrol US, LLC, the Orlando-based North American subsidiary of a leading Brazil-based company that provides a full range of innovative, custom wireless home automation products and systems, has signed on Toronto-based SFI-Tech, as its new distributor for international markets outside of Brazil. SFI-Tech contacted Neocontrol about distributing their product and provided market research […]

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Orlando-based HyCarb Inc. Names Business Development Expert Sven Hackmann to its Board of Advisors

ORLANDO, Fla. – HyCarb, Inc., a UCF Business Incubator client in the Central Florida Research Park commercializing innovative next generation products and applications utilizing graphene and carbon nanotube technologies, recently named Sven Hackmann as a new member of their Board of Advisers. Hackmann is a business leader with an extensive background in technology innovation, business […]

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Embark Safety Graduates from University of Central Florida Business Incubation Program

ORLANDO, Fla.  — Embark Safety, which developed an Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) system that allows organizations to monitor employees’ driving records continuously and alert managers when changes occur, has graduated from the University of Central Florida Business Incubation Program. Embark Safety joined the Incubator four years ago and is now a leading provider of driver license […]

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Abamis IT Solutions Graduates From UCF Business Incubator at Central Florida Research Park, Opens Offices on University Drive

ORLANDO, Fla. — Abamis IT Solutions, an information technology corporation that develops software for commercial and military applications recently graduated from the University of Central Florida Business Incubator in the Central Florida Research Park. Warren Macchi, president of Abamis IT Solutions said his firm is currently engaged in the development of embedded applications for the […]

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Orlando’s REDCON Solutions Group Among Businesses Competing to Earn Prestigious Honor

Orlando, Fla. – REDCON Solutions Group, a professional service company in the UCF Business Incubator near downtown Orlando, was among the first round of 2017 Florida Companies to Watch finalists recently announced by GrowFL.  The awards event – now in its seventh year – honors 50 select second-stage companies from throughout the state of Florida […]

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27 Graduated the Veterans Florida Entrepreneurship Programs’s Education Phase at UCF Business Incubator, Enter Next Phase of Statewide Initiative

ORLANDO, Fla. – Directors of The UCF Business Incubation Program, in partnership with the statewide Veterans Florida Entrepreneurship Program  recently presented graduation certificates to 27 military veterans, which concluded Phase 1 of the program providing free counseling, mentoring and training to veterans who want to launch and grow their own business. The entrepreneurs learned to […]

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SavvySuite’s Interactive Software for Florida Bar Foundation Touted at National Conference

ORLANDO, Fla.  – SavvySuite, a client of the UCF Business Incubation Program in the Central Florida Research Park, designed a system for the Florida Bar Foundation that recently received national attention. Eli Mattern, co-founder and CEO of SavvySuite, a software solutions company serving the needs of the legal field, said the Florida Bar Foundation’s Director […]

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TackleWebs Fishing Gear Lands Five Co-Brand Partners – OEM Products for Other Lifestyle Retailers is a Win-Win

Winter Springs, Fla. — TackleWebs fishing gear and marine products which are sold at major outdoor sport stores and online at Tacklewebs.com, now has five retailers in Florida and Georgia who chose to enhance their businesses with OEM (original equipment manufacturer) products.8 Captain Mike Ortego, CEO, said Tacklewebs does OEM products for BOTE Paddle Boards […]

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Dr. James L. Cairns, Physicist, Inventor, Author, Honored by Volusia County UCF Business Incubator with a Wall Recognition

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Dr. James L. Cairns, the entrepreneur who shares his money and vast knowledge and experience with students and innovators through The Cairns Foundation, and as advisor to the Volusia-UCF Business Incubation Program, was recently surprised with the unveiling of a special wall of recognition in the Incubator at 601 Innovation Way. […]

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Community Benefits Group Launches Healthy Life Fair June 1 to Help Families Plan for the Unexpected, Balance Work and Life

Kissimmee, Fla.  –  Community Benefits Group, Inc., a company that partners with local businesses and organizations to build thriving communities, will launch  a free, fun and entertaining health and wellness fair Thursday, June 1, from 11 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Johnson University Florida Campus,1011 Bill Beck Blvd. behind Heritage Park in Kissimmee. Michelle Durrant-Pryor, […]

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DBE Certification to Drive More Business Opportunities to Orlando Transportation Engineering & Technology Startup

ORLANDO, Fla. –InNovo Partners, a transportation engineering and technology startup in the UCF Business Incubator near downtown Orlando, will now have more opportunities to not only team on, but also get prime transportation-related government contracts. Co-founders Melissa Bollo Gross and Claudia Paskauskas announced recently that InNovo Partners has been designated as a certified Disadvantaged Business […]

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VERTISA makes successful North American Debut of Eco-Friendly Products at NAID 2017 Annual Conference and Expo

Orlando, Fla. –   VERTISA, the world leader in custom made eco-friendly medical waste technologies made a successful North American debut at the recent NAID 2017 (National Association of Information Destruction) Annual Conference and Expo along with the MWMA (Medical Waste Management Association) trade show in Las Vegas. The event served as a platform to introduce […]

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First Underground Waste Container System in the United States, Distributed By Underground Refuse Systems Headquartered in Kissimmee To be Launched at City Hall April 19

Kissimmee, Fla. — Underground Refuse Systems, a U.S. Distributor of a revolutionary, underground waste container and disposal system, has partnered with the City of Kissimmee on the new and innovative way of disposing waste in their city. The environmentally sensitive system will be unveiled at a grand opening and official launch Wednesday, April 19 at […]

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Orlando Transportation Engineering and Technology Startup Accomplishes First of Several Upcoming Strategic Moves

ORLANDO, Fla. – InNovo Partners, a transportation engineering and technology startup in the UCF Business Incubator near downtown Orlando, has been granted the first of several pending certifications that help position the government contractor to become a highly sought-after strategic partner and eventual prime contractor. Co-founders Melissa Bollo Gross and Claudia Paskauskas announced today that […]