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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

SINCE 2013

Startups Supported


Ideation and Seed Accelerators

Evergreen Seed Investments

SINCE 2015

Accelerator Graduates

SINCE 2013

Outside Funding Raised

SINCE 2013

New Jobs Created

SINCE 2013

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CO.STARTERS: Week One – The Squirrel

CO.STARTERS: Week One – The Squirrel written by David Alecock  Week 1 of the CO.STARTERS program for StarterStudio’s ideation-stage accelerator really sets the foundation of what the nine-week program is all about. Including our beloved Squirrel. More about him in a...

Sensatek Closes $2 Million Investment Round, Becomes First Startup to Receive StarterStudio’s Maximum Seed Funding of $225,000

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Nancy Kinnally, Public Relations Consultant (407) 375-2264 ORLANDO, Fla. October 9, 2019 – As it closes on Seed Series investment of $2 million, Daytona Beach-based Sensatek Propulsion...

Investor Showcase Helps Central Florida Startups Attract Seed Capital

Serial entrepreneur Todd Smith, one of the founders of 360Converge, pitches his next-generation CRM platform for auto dealerships at the Fourth Annual Investor Showcase Sept. 13. 360Converge is one of the startups coming out of StarterStudio's most recent Seed-Stage...

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