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Startups to Pitch at Crowdfunding and Cocktails

We are excited to announce the 10 Startup Companies that have been selected to pitch at Crowdfunding and Cocktails during Entrepreneur Week 2016. About Crowdfunding and Cocktails Crowdfunding and Cocktails is a live, in-person crowdfunding event where every attendee has the chance to help propel a new business to the next level. 10 company founders … Continue reading Startups to Pitch at Crowdfunding and Cocktails

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State of Entrepreneurship 2016

While serving as a Public Private Partner to the City of West Palm Beach, Startup Palm Beach will be hosting this event to bring together public and private sectors to discuss economic development. This year’s event will incorporate a different format from last year’s. After speaking with the community, we have decided to host series of panel … Continue reading State of Entrepreneurship 2016

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Perfect Your Pitch at Startup Demo Day

Every once in awhile, were able to provide people, just like us, with an opportunity and a challenge that ignites a fire within the little fish in a big pond. Some say it’s risky, but we believe fortune favors the bold. Inspiring motivation, creating drive and building confidence…  It’s why we do what we do. Startup … Continue reading Perfect Your Pitch at Startup Demo Day

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AquaCo Farms Wins Geek Tank 4

Fish Farmer Nets the Big One at MIT’s Geek Tank Entrepreneurs and investors, students and startup enthusiasts gathered Tuesday night at Keiser University’s Flagship Campus to hear 4 companies present investor pitches. The event’s contestants were judged on quality of pitch, leadership, and market validation. Thirty four companies applied to the Geek Tank from across the State of Florida. … Continue reading AquaCo Farms Wins Geek Tank 4

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South Florida Startup Revolutionizes Razors

If there is one thing that we all have in common, it’s hair. We grow it, shave it, wax it, tweeze it, but mostly, complain about it. Up until now, the shaving industry has been the same old same old. A “new” razor that will decrease irritation, or a “new” women’s shaving cream that will … Continue reading South Florida Startup Revolutionizes Razors

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How to Effectively Split Startup Equity

Founders are inevitably challenged with the decision of distributing the startup equity of their company. Oftentimes, the results aren’t favorable. So let’s take a look at how one startup founder views this pivotal decision. Meet Gregg Pollack, he recently sold his company for $36 million and naturally decided to take some time off to press the reset … Continue reading How to Effectively Split Startup Equity

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Reasons Why People Back Crowdfunding Projects

In 2012 I decided to pursue an idea I had to develop a surfing journal app called Surfr. At that time, I already had one app on the App Store called Promtr that was self-funded and generating some revenue. However, I knew that Surfr was going to cost considerably more to develop and it was pretty … Continue reading Reasons Why People Back Crowdfunding Projects

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Keiser University to Host Geek Tank 4

Kaiser University is set to host the 4th Annual Geek Tank on September 27th. Geek Tank affords early stage startups the opportunity to pitch for 10k in Financing and 10k in Services. It will be held at Keiser University’s Flagship Campus located at 2600 N. Military Trail, West Palm Beach, Florida from 6:30pm-9pm. Anyone with a tech driven startup or … Continue reading Keiser University to Host Geek Tank 4

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Pitch your Startup for $10K in Funding

Have an idea or business you’re ready to pitch for funding? Enter to win a $10,000 term sheet and $10,000 in legal and business services. MIT Enterprise Forum of South Florida, Startup Palm Beach & Miami Innovation Fund (MIF) present Geek Tank 4, a startup pitch competition where one lucky startup will walk away with an … Continue reading Pitch your Startup for $10K in Funding

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Manage Stress with These 5 Tips

As a follow up to our August Meetup on Stress Reduction Principles and Wellness for Entrepreneurs I wrote an article for Entrepreneur Magazine that speaks specifically to this topic. Most people probably don’t realize that there are two kinds of stress — eustress and distress. Unlike eustress, distress is negative stress and, in the short term, distress stimulates … Continue reading Manage Stress with These 5 Tips

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