GrowFL and FloridaMakes Launch New Manufacturers Business Growth Initiative for Second-Stage Companies

GrowFL and FloridaMakes Launch New Manufacturers Business Growth Initiative for Second-Stage Companies  CEOs, Presidents and Owners of Manufacturing and Related Businesses Invited to Free Information Sessions around the State this September  (August 23, 2016) ORLANDO, FL – A new Manufacturers Business Growth Program aims to assist CEOs, presidents and owners of manufacturing, biotechnology, research & development and engineering businesses in

GrowFL Presents PlusOne Solutions® with CEO Nexus Cup

Central Florida Company Develops Proven Solutions to Reduce Contractor and Vendor Risk PlusOne Solutions® (, one of only a few nationally accredited background screening agencies in the U.S., proudly accepted the prestigious CEO Nexus Cup, presented by GrowFL.  The Orlando-based company offers a comprehensive suite of services designed to reduce the probability of hiring potentially high-risk contractors and vendors.  Their

Florida Companies To Watch Call for Applications and Nominations

April 10, 2014 News Release For Immediate Release   SHINING THE SPOTLIGHT ON SUCCESSFUL GROWTH COMPANIES Accepting Nominations and Applications for 2014  (Orlando, Fla.) Growing second-stage businesses statewide have the opportunity to join an elite group of nationally recognized companies as part of Florida Companies to Watch, an annual awards program that celebrates second-stage companies throughout the state of Florida. 

Jonathan Taylor, founder of Voxeo headlines at next CEO Forum in Orlando

Serial Entrepreneur Jonathan Taylor is Keynote Speaker at Forum hosted by Rollins College CFAE, GrowFL, CEO Nexus, Florida High Tech Corridor Council Winter Park, Fla. (Dec. 2, 2013) — Jonathan Taylor, a serial entrepreneur and founder of Voxeo, will be the keynote speaker Dec. 10 at a forum of area CEOs and corporate principals hosted by Rollins College Center for

Florida Companies to Watch Spotlights 50 Companies

Creates New Movement of Support for Top Performing Second-Stage Companies Orlando, FL – Ranging in industries from sign manufacturing, textiles, fertilizer, wire and cable, “cows” and college hunks that help people move, online education, mobile apps, construction, energy conversion, defense and aerospace, fifty high-performing companies from across the State of Florida, were honored at the third annual Florida Companies to Watch

GrowFL Releases Economic Impact Report

Report Shows Significant Job Growth for Companies Assisted by GrowFL Program The results of a formal economic impact analysis of GrowFL, recently conducted by Tucker Hall, extends the findings of the June 2013 census of companies that participated in the 2012-2013 state-funded program to estimate the various impacts on Florida’s economy. Highlights from the reports show that since 2009, GrowFL

GrowFL Client is Recipient of This Year’s Kellogg Scholarship to Further Business Growth

Congratulations to Juan Carlos Coccarello, Founder and CEO of Domital Corporation, recipient of this year’s Kellogg Scholarship to attend the 2013 NMSDC Advanced Management Education Program. National Minority Supplier Development Council’s Advanced Management Education Program (AMEP) will be held June 2-6, 2013 at the J. L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. The four-day executive

Upcoming GrowFL Events – May 2013

Orlando, FL – The University of Central Florida’s GrowFL program provides learning opportunities year-round for second-stage CEOs. These opportunities are part of the overall GrowFL program which receives programmatic support from the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity. Listed below are the upcoming opportunities in May 2013. Monthly free webinars, presented by GrowFL, help second-stage companies’ work on issues possibly affecting