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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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Planes, Trolleys and Automobiles

Three Central Florida companies are bringing tech innovations to the transportation sector that will make it easier for people to get to, and get around, destination cities like Orlando. Orlando-based travel technology company Bacarai is partnering with airlines to...

StarterStudio Introduces CO.STARTERS Programming to Its Ideation-Stage Accelerator Class

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Nancy Kinnally, Public Relations Consultant (407) 375-2264 ORLANDO, Fla. – August 27, 2019 – StarterStudio’s fall Ideation-Stage Accelerator class marks the first time a cohort of Central...

Mexico’s Second-Largest Media Network Signs Deal with Orlando-Based HotSwitch for Interactive TV Apps

HotSwitch is on the rise. Orlando digital media company and StarterStudio accelerator graduate HotSwitch has signed a deal with Mexico’s second-largest media network, TV Azteca, whose TV Azteca Conecta app now runs on HotSwitch’s interactive platform. Through...

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