From Florida's Space Coast to the Gulf Coast... and all points in-between!
about upsurge florida?
UPSURGE FLORIDA is a three-year project designed to help keep Florida's accredited investors informed with the goal to help activate a new wave of capital and innovation across Central Florida...from Florida's Space Coast to the Gulf Coast, and all points in between!
Championing the UPSURGE FLORIDA movement are two of Florida's leading non-profit tech accelerators: Orlando's Starter Studio and Tampa Bay Wave. These organizations are working closely together and with central Florida's major universities, economic development organizations, and other ecosystem partners to build awareness and drive new investment into central Florida's most innovative early stage companies.
There are already several great organizations teaming with talent in central Florida from NASA, to Disney, to U.S. Central Command - and THREE major research universities. The region boasts several recently anointed 'unicorns' - tech companies that have achieved a value of $1B or more and there are 15+ tech accelerators in the region developing talent and the next great central Florida tech companies...