Garrett Discovery Starts Significant Florida Expansion at Research Park Innovation District
Orlando, Fla. (August 31, 2020) – Over the past 13 years, Andrew Garrett and his team have worked on some of the country’s most high-profile cases out of their Illinois offices.
From U.S. vs Deep Water Horizon, to the defense of Christine Ford in the Mueller investigation, to the trial of Michelle Mockbee’s killer, Garrett Discovery has provided valuable experts or consultants.
And, now, the company is expanding significantly into Florida.
“Our company continues to grow quite organically, we’re being asked to serve in cases throughout the country,” says Garrett, CEO, Garrett Discovery. “By expanding into Florida, we believe it has all the right ingredients to fuel this expansion.”
Over the next year, the company plans to hire six digital forensic experts, two electronic medical records experts and two in administration. The company will also have a significant data center in Research Park.
“The Central Florida community, particularly the UCF area, is a great place to find the type of specialized talent we need for our type of work,” Garrett says. “When you add on the business services provided by UCF and the talent found within the UCF Digital Forensics program. whom recently won the Department of Energy’s CyberForce National Competition, it was a logical choice for our company.”
Garrett started performing forensics and eDiscovery, in 2007. Garrett has previously worked for the U.S. Navy, attached to various commands, such as the Naval Research Lab at NASA and Space and Warfare as a Penetration Tester.
Since starting the company, Garrett Discovery has provided its services for more than 3,000 cases and its experts have testified in more than 400 trials.
“Andrew is a leader in the field and as the Innovation Districts work to diversify our economy, we’re very excited to help Garrett Discovery expand and build a great presence in our community,” says Carol Ann Dykes Logue, Director, Programs & Operations, Innovation Districts & Incubation Program. “We’re working hard to be a great resource for companies in targeted industries of all sizes and Garrett Discovery is a perfect fit for us.”
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For more information media should contact –
Garrett Discovery: Megan Roberts, 888-822-5077 , firstname.lastname@example.org
UCF Business Incubation Program: Carol Ann Dykes Logue, 407-635-9882, email@example.com or Alan Byrd, Alan Byrd & Associates, 407-415-8470, Alan@ByrdConnections.com
About Garrett Discovery: Garrett Discovery Inc. started in 2007, right after the birth of modern day eDiscovery. Furthermore, Garrett Discovery is not a company birthed from a repair service, IT consulting shop, an additional revenue stream spin off of a large legal firm, or as part of a large organizations way of funding their own investigation division. We only work on pre litigation or litigation cases and serve as either consultants or experts. All of our experts have years of experience and have testified in multiple state, federal and tribunal courts. For more information, please visit GarrettDiscovery.com/
About the UCF Business Incubation Program: The University of Central Florida Business Incubation Program is a community resource that provides early-stage companies with the tools, training and infrastructure to become financially stable, high growth/impact enterprises. Since 1999, this award-winning program has helped over 390 local startup companies reach their potential faster by providing vital business development resources.
With seven facilities throughout the region, the UCF Business Incubation Program is an economic development partnership between the University of Central Florida, the Corridor, Orange, Osceola, Seminole and Volusia counties, and the cities of Daytona, Kissimmee, Orlando and Winter Springs. For the 2016/17 and 2017 /18 fiscal years, the activities of these participating firms have helped sustain more than 6,275 local jobs and have had a cumulative impact of more than $888 million on regional GDP and more than $1.59 billion on regional sales. During the same period, the program has returned $12.03 for every $1 invested in the program. For more information, visit Incubator.UCF.edu.