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Angel Forum of Florida

Angel Forum of Florida is a Not-For-Profit Organization that facilitates interaction between accredited investors and Florida entrepreneurs through Member networking and our quarterly meetings and presentations.

Accredited investors are private individuals or groups of private individuals who invest in emerging and expanding companies. The level of investment is typically in the range $50,000 to $2 million. Local entrepreneurs are in constant demand of financial and executive resources to help start and/or grow their businesses.

The Angel Forum of Florida, formerly known as AIFFL, was established in the fall of 2005 to facilitate the interaction between local Entrepreneurs (opportunities) and Angel Investors (resources) and to help promote business growth in Florida

The South Florida Technology Alliance (SFTA) promotes the growth, success and awareness of the regional technology community. Through events, networking, programs and education, we provide south Florida’s technology-related companies, academic institutions, entrepreneurs, governments and related organizations with an active forum to grow the business of technology in our region.

Tech Runway FAU

FAU Tech Runway® is a South Florida public-private partnership
fostering technology start-ups.
Build your entrepreneurial legacy at FAU Tech Runway®. A collaborative workspace for entrepreneurs to house, educate, mentor and fund their companies from inception through venture funding.

ACG South Florida

ACG South Florida, is the most efficient and productive chapter for 2017! Attend numerous networking events with top M&A deal-makers, participate in access to capital opportunities through ACG Capital Connection, and hear from renowned industry experts who can help grow your bottom line and shed light on the latest financial trends.

Florida Angel nexus

The Florida Angel Nexus (“NEXUS”) powers angel investment groups statewide. We solve challenges common for these groups: organizing deal flow, coordinating due diligence, streamlining portfolio management, and providing broader context. We enable investors to invest in small groups of their own choosing and meet highly specialized goals while enjoying the efficiency of a large investment entity.

The Florida Venture Forum in conjunction with the Florida Early Stage Capital Conference™ also hosts the Statewide Collegiate Business Plan Competition™

TiE Tampa Bay

TiE is a non-profit, global community welcoming entrepreneurs from all over the world. We believe in the power of ideas to change the face of entrepreneurship and growing business through our five pillars; mentoring, networking, education, incubating and funding. TiE was founded in 1992 by a group of successful entrepreneurs and is currently the world’s largest entrepreneurial organization out there. With programs like TiE Young Entrepreneurs (TYE) and Mentor Match, we are reaching out and fostering the next generation of entrepreneurs.

Institute is Florida's One-Stop-Shop for investors and entrepreneurs

The Institute is Florida's One-Stop-Shop for investors and entrepreneurs who are seeking new opportunities. Working collaboratively with Florida’s universities and research institutions, the Institute delivers both company building and company funding programs to create the leading products and companies of tomorrow.

MIT Enterprise Forum of South Florida

he MIT Enterprise Forum of South Florida is a volunteer, not-for-profit organization whose mission is to provide educational programs and services that promote and strengthen innovation at the intersection of business and technology. The MIT Enterprise Forum of South Florida is dedicated to promote and strengthen innovation and growth of technology industry and businesses throughout the tri-county area of Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach.

Enterprise Development Corporation of South Florida

Enterprise Development Corporation of South Florida is a 501(c)(3) non-profit that provides advisory and support services to help position entrepreneurs, investors, and partners for success and grow South Florida’s start-up ecosystem. As part of its mission, the nonprofit organization actively facilitates connections between entrepreneurs and investors, organizes impactful events, attracts capital, and helps shape a regional agenda to strengthen the local entrepreneurial ecosystem. Since 1994, it has helped more than 300 companies per year, and its total economic impact in South Florida has exceeded $500 million.

The Palm Beach Tech Association

The Palm Beach Tech Association is a non-profit 501(c)6 membership association uniting and building the innovation, entrepreneurial, and technology industries throughout Palm Beach County.

As a countywide trade association, Palm Beach Tech promotes industry growth by working with business groups, educational institutions, and government entities to support the goals of member companies. The core focus is fixed on producing long-term economic impact by attracting new business, supporting startups, and building the talent pool.