Welcome to the Research Park at FAU blog! I intend to use this forum to share new ideas and developments about the Research Park, our Technology Business Incubator®, and about technology-based economic development in general.
Join us on Saturday, October 14, 2017 for the seventh annual Florida Companies to Watch awards program. Over the last six years, 300 companies from throughout Florida have been recognized at our elite event, which will be held at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts in Tampa, FL.
While several key resources are available for wannabe tech startups in South Florida, many simply don't know where to find them. Andrew Duffell, president and CEO of the Research Park at Florida Atlantic University, says many struggle to gain a foothold in the local tech community.
Andrew Duffell, President and CEO of The Research Park at Florida Atlantic University, said, “The Research Park at FAU is home to 19 high impact companies that add jobs, innovation and dollars to our economy each year. ATG represents the intensive focus on sustainable business growth, innovation, product development and creativity that takes place in the Research Park every day.”
If you want to start a small business, Deerfield Beach might be a good place to do it.
Wallethub on Monday ranked Deerfield Beach as 10th best small city in which to start a small business.
The city also ranked first among the top 10 for number of startup businesses per capita.
Gustie Creative has a suite of offices in the Technology Business Incubator in the Research and Development Park at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, FL. The company has been headquartered there since 2013.
Hello, I'm Karen Herman, a disruptive designer, inspired writer and founder of Gustie Creative.
Gustie Creative designs unique brand experiences through disruptive retail.
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To create and sustain the ideal environment for innovation and invention, maximizing the academic and entrepreneurial talent and regional resources in South Florida to accelerate economic development and prosperity.