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Investment heavy hitters place big bets on South Florida tech firms

By: Debora Lima
Source: South Florida Business Journal
Date: June 23, 2017
New York private equity firm Warburg Pincus, which manages a $44 billion fund, plunked down $231 million last month to invest in Boca Raton-based electronic health record software company Modernizing Medicine.
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Investment heavy hitters place big bets on South Florida tech firms

FAU RECEIVES $1 MILLION GRANT FOR DEMENTIA PREVENTION

By: Gisele Galoustian
Date: June 22, 2017
Is it possible to prevent dementia from happening in the first place? That is what a leading neuroscientist at Florida Atlantic University hopes to prove through an innovative approach that defies the notion that “one-size-fits-all” when it comes to battling Alzheimer’s disease (AD), Lewy Body Dementia (LBD), Parkinson’s disease (PD) and other related disorders.
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FAU RECEIVES $1 MILLION GRANT FOR DEMENTIA PREVENTION

We are very proud to announce that Gustie Creative has recently partnered with Nature’s Way Café in Boca Raton.
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Gustie Creative has recently partnered with Nature’s Way Café in Boca Raton.

FAU LAUNCHES NATION’S FIRST M.D. PIPELINE PROGRAM

By: Gisele Galoustian
Date: May 22, 2017
The first-of-its-kind pipeline program to be launched in the United States, M.D. Direct places high school students from FAU High School directly in-line for medical school at FAU, jumpstarting their careers as young, aspiring physicians-to-be.
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FAU LAUNCHES NATION’S FIRST M.D. PIPELINE PROGRAM

"For years we’ve been rising up the ranks of the Startup Activity Index while harnessing our regional resources to support entrepreneurs," said Andrew Duffell, president and CEO of the Research Park at Florida Atlantic University. "Our collective efforts are gaining momentum and that is reflected in this new ranking.
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Southeast Florida is home to most startup activity in US, report says

Research Park's Duffell on the need for nurturing economic development

By: Andrew Duffell
Source: South Florida Business Journal
Date: May 17, 2017
Economic development is not simply a question of increasing the size of the pie. To do so simply exacerbates the existing inequalities between the haves and have-nots. It is not about having more people move into an area and have them buy and sell more products to each other, creating jobs that are not sustainable and not high paying. It takes more than that for a region's economy to prosper.
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Research Park's Duffell on the need for nurturing economic development

Research Park at FAU hosts Breakfast with the Business Journal in Boca Raton

By: No Author
Source: South Florida Business Journal
Date: May 5, 2017
The event also featured an overview of South Florida's biggest trends in technology
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Research Park at FAU hosts Breakfast with the Business Journal in Boca Raton

FAU Business Plan Competition

Source: Miami Herald
Date: May 1, 2017
Andrew Duffell, president and CEO of the Research Park at FAU and one of the judges for the competition, said the fact that government would be a good customer for PAPER’s services and the company could get funding through various grant mechanisms gives them a good opportunity to ramp up their business to become revenue-positive.
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FAU Business Plan Competition

SFBJ's 2017 South Florida Ultimate CEO Awards honorees

By: No Author
Date: April 17, 2017
We’re proud to announce that our President & CEO Andrew Duffell has been honored as a South Florida Ultimate CEO! Congratulations to all the leaders recognized.
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SFBJ's 2017 South Florida Ultimate CEO Awards honorees

“We wish to congratulate MobileHelp on earning this designation as the company with the best overall consumer score in the medical alert industry,” said Best Company CEO Jeff Grover.
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MobileHelp© Awarded “Best Overall Consumer Score” in Medical Alert Industry by BestCompany.com