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TAMPA, Fla. (June 24, 2021) – Florida Funders, a hybrid of a venture capital fund and an angel investor network that’s recognized as the top VC in the Southeast region by Pitchbook, announced its investment in vigtec.io, the affordable investing discovery platform built for investors of all experience levels. vigtec.io is a retail-focused investing platform...
To the traditional investor, the world of cryptocurrency can be intimidating. Luckily, my guest today is an expert in the field and helps us break it all down. If you’ve found yourself wondering about crypto, DeFi, and the blockchain economy, listen in—you may discover this brave new world of finance isn’t quite as complicated as...
As we’ve grown our funds and our angel network alongside the rise of #MiamiTech, we’re seeing more incredible startups than ever before looking for early-stage capital.  We’ve seen more startups apply for funding in 2021 than we did through all of 2020. Companies applying for funding get stronger every day.  As such, it’s only fitting...
We’re excited to announce our sixth investment from Fund 2 in ChalkTalk, a machine-learning platform for teachers and trainers to create real-time curriculum to personalize lessons and rapidly help students learn. Using results from a student placement test, ChalkTalk’s machine-learning software generates a standards-aligned curriculum customized to fit within existing class schedules. Acting as the...
We didn’t become the most active investors in Florida alone. We did it by growing a powerful network of entrepreneurs and investors, all scouting for great startups in need of funding and support to take their businesses to the next level.  While our funding, due diligence, and investment processes have long been formalized, this process...