Helping Your Startup Succeed

 

As startups progress they inevitably find themselves in need of help and advice in the professional services.  To better assist our startups we have assembled a select group of Resource Partners to aid them at no or reduced cost in vital areas like legal, accounting, financial planning, and human resource management.  The partners below volunteer their time and expertise to guide these young companies through the pitfalls of corporate governance and managing company growth as well as providing customized solutions based on one-on-one mentoring.  

If you believe that you and your company can provide valuable support to the entrepreneurial environment in South Florida, please download our Resource Partner Application packet and submit to Christine Cannon-Burres.

 

Ambit Advertising and Public Relations is a full service marketing firm with years of South Florida experience.  Their portfolio of services include traditional and new media, as well as expertise in business development.
   
Founded in 2001, Anidea Engineering, Inc., is a full-service product development and contract engineering firm. We create business to business and commercial products and platforms for a wide range of industries. Our skills and experience are the key to a successful product design.
 
   
BankUnited focuses on the financial needs of growing companies and their executives, consumers and commercial and middle-market businesses in Florida’s thriving coastal regions. The bank offers a broad range of online services, treasury management tools for businesses and traditional depository and lending products.
   
Combining an array of assurance, tax and consulting services and global capabilities, BDO carries on a tradition of service in South Florida. BDO has deep experience in a range of industries that complement and enhance our experience in technology and life sciences, healthcare, nonprofit & education, private equity, private sector and more. We are poised to serve you wherever in the world you do business.
   
Benchmark Financial is an independent, financial planning firm that offers flat-fee financial planning, investment management services, annuity, life, disability and long-term care products for individuals and businesses. The firm offers a holistic approach to financial planning by providing clients with an integrated, organized and simplified picture of their financial life, allowing them peace of mind.
   
CBIZ is a professional services company, providing a comprehensive range of business services, products and solutions that help our clients grow and succeed by better managing their finances and employees.  CBIZ serves organizations of all sizes as well as individual clients across the nation by providing national caliber expertise combined with a highly personalized level of service delivered at the local level.
 
   
Elite Executive Assistants provides experienced and talented administrative professionals on a contract basis to small and mid-size businesses.  This allows growing companies to focus on business development instead of HR uncertainty.
   
Jean Evans and her team provide operational and financial guidance to emerging and midmarket companies focusing on developing effective and efficient accounting processes to facilitate stability and growth.
   
Greenspoon Marder is a full-service law firm with offices throughout the state.  Their shareholders are active in the region, volunteering time and expertise to the vibrant startup community in South Florida.
   
GrowFL is an economic development program focused on assisting second-stage growth companies prosper in the state of Florida. We provide strategies, resources and support to second-stage companies for next level growth through Strategic Research, Peer Learning and Leadership Development. Based on the philosophy of Economic Gardening®—to grow existing businesses in a community, region or state. Today, GrowFL has assisted more than 800 companies through our Strategic Research and CEO Roundtable programs and recognized 200 successful entrepreneurs through our annual awards program, Florida Companies to Watch.
   
Gunster is one of the largest full-service law firms in Florida.  Their history dates back to 1925 with their first office in West Palm Beach.  Today Gunster has 11 offices statewide and a broad area of expertise.
   
Stephen Johnson, MBA at IBM Southeast Employees' Federal Credit Union has put together an impressive set of banking resources for our TBI companies.  Exclusive benefits can be viewed at their dedicated TBI Resource Page here.
   
Kaufman Rossin is one of the top accounting firms in the nation.  They are a full-service accounting firm that has been serving Florida since 1962.  They bring a broad array of resources and a depth of experience to the Resource Partner network.
   
Lynn University is a neighbor to the Research Park's Boca Raton campus and has a dedicated staff for cultivating internship programs.  The team at Lynn has partnered with the TBI to help match the talented students at Lynn to the companies within the Research Park.
   
MSi Consulting is a leader in executive-level staff placement.that has been serving high-growth companies in South Florida since 1998.  With specialties in permanent and temporary placement, the MSi team is dedicated to building lasting business relationships.
   
The RemarkAbleHR team, helps businesses to build first-class workforces by providing cost-effective recruiting services and a wide range of practical employment-related advice.  Issues covered include policies, practices, performance management, and pay and benefits planning.  RemarkAbleHR also offers an HR Hotline for entrepreneurs to keep things on track with contractors and employees.
   
Spectrum Public Relations designs and implements communication and marketing strategies to help businesses reach their intended audience for long-term success. President of Spectrum PR, Kristine M Gobbo brings unique insight to our service provider network, leading the Media Relations Dept. at Florida Atlantic University for nearly 10 years. Spectrum PR focuses their attention in the education, government, science and technology, and health and medicine sectors.
   
Weiss & Moy, P.C. attorneys bring to you a diversity of experience from large firm and major corporate settings. Weiss & Moy provides free consultations and flat fees for all of your patent and trademark filings and amendments as well as immigration law.   Patent fees depend upon the complexity of the invention and therefore only after review of a disclosure can we provide you with a precise fee for our services.  Trademarks, generally do not change much from application to application and we therefore can provide precise fees on trademark applications.