Find the resources and assistance your business needs to thrive in Central Florida

Orlando is an exceptional place to start & grow a business. Review our Resource Center to see what great local assets are available for your business.

FAN Fund

FAN Fund is an early stage fund that invests in high growth companies in the technology or life science sectors.

Talent for Startups

Talent4Startups.org (T4S) is an online, match-making platform that connects startup founders with career-minded talent, for free.

VentureScaleUp

We are a scaleup accelerator that provides high-growth entrepreneurs access to role models that have built startups that have scaled.

IDEA Fund Partners

Our team is led by an experienced duo of Managing Partners that have invested together for over a decade.

UCF Venture Lab & Accelerator

The UCF Venture Lab is a FREE Resource Center for UCF Students, Faculty, & Community Entrepreneurs.

Florida Angel Nexus

The Florida Angel Nexus powers angel investment groups statewide. We solve challenges common for these groups: organizing deal flow, coordinating due diligence, and more.

FSBDC AT UCF

The Florida SBDC Network (FSBDCN) delivers, through certified professionals, training and information to help businesses succeed.

Valencia Advanced Manufacturing & Training Center

Valencia’s Advanced Manufacturing & Training Center provides students with short-term training opportunities in trades including welding, robotics & more.

WeVenture

Our mission is to amplify Womenpreneurs in Central Florida through no-cost and low-cost services and training to help launch and grow their businesses for the economic benefit of all. Together, we rai

UCF Tech Transfer

The University of Central Florida Office of Technology Transfer (OTT) brings discoveries created within the UCF ecosystem to the marketplace.

Results Real Estate Partners

Results Real Estate Partners is a brokerage located in Central Florida focused on commercial real estate. We are committed to working with Orlando entrepreneurs to find space.

Burnout Game Ventures

BGV’s mission is to cultivate aspiring entrepreneurs in the areas of video games, simulation and VR/AR into successful businesses.

Biblical Entrepreneurship Orlando

BIBLICAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP CERTIFICATE COURSE The Biblical Entrepreneurship Certificate Course is a three part comprehensive business discipleship curriculum for Christian business owners and individua

The Startup Studio: Youth Summit

We offer workshops and curriculums that empower students from all around the world to recognize the power they possess by helping them discover the entrepreneur within themselves.

CEO Clubs of Florida

CEOClubs Florida is a unique hybrid of the traditional 40 years established CEO Clubs International. It’s a peer to peer Global Master Mind network, and it’s a new breed of think tank wanting to

Work Spaces FIT Orlando

Our CoWorking Space provides amazing office space to all out of the box thinkers. Have a cool office downtown Orlando at a fraction of the cost. Memberships start as low as $10/month.  Join other tec

SCORE Orlando

For fifty years, SCORE has been a dedicated and invaluable resource in helping small businesses get off the ground, grow, and achieve their goals through education and mentorship.

Arsenal Venture Partners

Arsenal is a unique growth equity firm focused on the intersection of the government, large corporations, and emerging technology companies.

African American Chamber

The African American Chamber of Commerce of Central Florida (“the Chamber”) is a membership organization serving public, private, and not-for-profit African American-owned businesses and organizat

Florida Companies to Watch

Join us on Saturday, February 10, 2018 for the seventh annual Florida Companies to Watch awards program. Over the last six years, 300 companies from throughout Florida have been recognized at our el

Winter Park Angels

Winter Park Angels celebrate the entrepreneurial spirit. By combining expertise, insight and equity options, these angel investors hope to fuel business growth throughout Florida.

NewGate Capital Partners

We’re a collection of seasoned entrepreneurs and investors who believe in things like integrity and long-term partnerships.

BusinessForce

BusinessForce is Florida’s largest regional political action committee. It operates in total compliance with all election laws and is governed by regional business and community leaders.

Brand Advance

Brand Advance is a creative marketing agency based in Central Florida which partners with companies that have passion and purpose to achieve their growth goals.

venVelo

venVelo is the premier early-stage venture fund in Florida for innovative companies seeking capital and mentoring. venVelo was launched in 2012 and quickly established itself as one of the most active

Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

The Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Orlando (HCCMO) is the largest business-related organization representing the Hispanic community in Central Florida and has been an essential voice for over 2

Startup Weekend

Learn, Network, Startup! Ignite your inner innovator with the sharpest minds in Orlando!  Startup Weekend is a 54-hour weekend event, during which groups of developers, business managers, startup

Leadership Seminole

OUR MISSION To provide leadership development and establish stakeholders as equal voices in dialogue, consensus, and action resulting in community development and stewardship in the Seminole County Re

Florida Funders

Florida Funders is a hybrid of a venture capital fund and crowd-funding platform that invests in early-stage technology companies here in Florida.

Orlando Tech & Beer

We are a community of like minded individuals that are focused on connecting in order to inspire, disrupt and collaborate for the continued growth of our tech community as well as the beautiful City o

Burr Forman

We invest our time and talents in our Clients, Colleagues and Communities. It is not just hard work, knowledge and experience that are integral to the quality and delivery of our legal services.

Christian Chamber of Commerce

The Central Florida Christian Chamber of Commerce is a non-denominational organization that serves Orange, Seminole, Osceola, Lake, Volusia and Brevard counties.  Membership of the chamber includes:

Youth Empowerment Project

Youth Empowerment Project, Inc. (YEP) is a community based non-profit organization; founded in 2011, that looks to expose, equip and empower youth and young adults toward success.

Leadership Orlando

TAKE THE LEAD Although some are born leaders, most men and women of accomplishment are quick to acknowledge that they reached their full potential because of the valuable insight and inspiration of pr

Starter RIOT

Explore exciting career options, meet founders of inspiring student startups, and learn about free ntrepreneurial resources by joining the UCF Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership’s Starter Riot We

Kirenaga

Kirenaga Partners is a unique early-stage venture capital firm founded on the belief that creating the highest value comes from the building of great businesses.

LeadershipTalks

Motivation. Leadership. Mindset. Leadership Talks is a non-profit 100% volunteer-run platform which brings in top leaders to share their ideas, strategies and principles around leadership with Orlando

Entrepreneurship Law Firm

We are business lawyers in Orlando, Fl that represent closely held businesses and professionals. We have significant experience assisting entrepreneurs.

Lockheed Martin Tech Transfer & Incubator

Lockheed Martin is an active supporter of the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs. These are Federal programs designed to fund small busine

Three21 Creative

We are a rare breed; creative communicators and visual romantics to the core. We are poets of the digital realm, inspired by big-picture ideas and viral memes alike. We are Three21.

Merging Traffic

Merging Traffic is a portfolio management company. Our equity-based crowdfunding framework is designed to match entrepreneurs with Accredited Investors.

Orlando Game Space

ORLANDO GAME SPACE IS DEDICATED TOWARD CREATING THE IDEAL PLACE TO BUILD GAMES & INTERACTIVE MEDIA SEATS STARTING AT $175/MONTH, PRICES SUBJECT TO CHANGE OPEN WEEKDAYS FROM 7AM-7PM EST   WE

Rally Social Accelerator

Rally, The Central Florida Social Enterprise Accelerator’s mission is to create positive social change by propelling qualified social entrepreneurs to build their ideas into self-sustainable venture

Kavaliro

By using best practices and optimal strategies, Kavaliro provides employers with the tailored solutions in order to ensure the ongoing success of all types of businesses.

NAWBO Orlando

MISSION Strengthen the wealth-creating capacity of NAWBO Orlando’s members and promote economic development; Create innovative and effective changes in the business culture; Build strategic allianc

Scribble Space

ScribbleSpace® in Summerport Village on beautiful sunset view Lake Speer is the Hub for Entrepreneurs in the booming master planned, family-oriented area of Horizon West. Members have access to uniq

Hub 925

When it comes to workplaces, we used to have two choices. Work for someone else in the cubicle farm of some corporate office. Or strike out on your own…and good luck making conference calls