Here We Grow Again with the April 2017 Launch of the InternetCoast Resource Directory

At Launch there were more than 1,600 listings grouped into 65 categories.  

Key Features:

  1. Content Targeting the Needs of Entrepreneurs, Inventors, Researchers, and Small & Medium Size Growth Companies
    • Expertise & Resources - Find experts, lab space, and equipment at Florida Colleges & Universities, Institutions, Government Agencies & Industry Trade Associations; and Find Contract Research Organizations and Business Incubators & Accelerators located in Florida and across the USA
    • Corporate Innovation Centers - Facilities at large technology companies that incubate startups & early stage businesses that are synergistic with company strategies
    • STEM Education & Workforce Development
      • STEM programs for children, college & university students, & underemployed youth
      • Veterans programs
      • Workforce development programs
      • Job seeker and employer websites and Florida CareerSource offices
    • Firms by Industry Sector - Life science, information technology, and other high tech Florida businesses
    • Academic & Federal Agency Research & Tech Transfer Offices
    • Emerging Small Businesses - 50 Companies that received equity or Florida Institute funding in 1Q2017
    • Other:  Coworker Space, Research Parks, and South Florida Meetups
  2. Keep it Simple Design:  Search by Keyword or Category in combination with a location of choice, including search within a mileage range of a zip code
  3. Dual Display of Google Maps and a list of search results
  4. Statewide focus with resources available across the USA

Search Example:

I'm looking for someone interested in investing in my business.  What resources are available in the Directory?

There are three categories you should search to network and pitch your company to angel investors, private equity investors, and/or venture capitalists.  The following categories also include information about crowdfunding sources:

  1. Angel Investors PE & VC Meetups (2) (i.e. North Miami Tech Startups)
  2. Angel Investors, PE & VC Associations (7) (i.e. Angel Forum of Florida)
  3. Angel Investors, PE & VC Firms (78) (i.e. Florida Mezzanine Fund)

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