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StarterStudio is a pioneering hub for innovative and tech-enabled entrepreneurs that empowers and provides resources for entrepreneurs, creatives, and innovators to begin, grow, and flourish in Florida. Through community education programs, accelerators, funding, and collaborative work spaces, StarterStudio fosters a community—serving as a platform for the ideas of the future.


Chris Whitlow | Founder & CEO | Edukate


Mag Boron | Founder & CEO | Pangian

Rudy J. Ellis | CEO | Switchboard Live

Startups Supported

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Startups Supported


Ideation and Seed Accelerators

Evergreen Seed Investments

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Accelerator Graduates

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Outside Funding Raised

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New Jobs Created

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Older entrepreneurs, fear not; research shows middle-aged starters are the most successful

Older entrepreneurs, fear not; research shows middle-aged starters are the most successful Recently, I posted to LinkedIn a podcast in which Wharton’s Daniel Kim discusses his research on the role of age in founding a successful startup. An assistant professor of...

At StarterStudio, Mentors Hold the Keys to Success

Mentorship can make a huge difference in the growth rate and ultimate success of a business. When ViewStub co-founder Spencer Elliott rattles off all the mentors his company has benefitted from while going through StarterStudio’s Ideation and Seed Stage accelerator...

Central Florida Startups Help Automotive Businesses Adopt Tech Tools

Author: Harold Maass Automakers are engaged a high-tech race to develop a new generation of electric and self-driving vehicles. But many of the businesses that sell and provide services for those futuristic cars and trucks have been slow to join in with innovations of...

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