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  • Learning from the ground up

    Learning from the ground up
    The gig: Jeff Potter, 54, is chief executive of Surf Air, a Santa Monica start-up that operates a members-only luxury jet service offering unlimited trips throughout California and to Las Vegas. The company is negotiating agreements for flights to Phoenix...
  • YouTube goes after small-business ads with Directr acquisition

    YouTube goes after small-business ads with Directr acquisition
    YouTube wants more small businesses to purchase advertising on its website, and that's why this week it acquired Directr, a Boston start-up.  Directr's technology makes it simple for businesses to create videos, which can be used as YouTube...
  • Starter Studio event draws 400 for startup demonstrations

    Starter Studio event draws 400 for startup demonstrations
    About 400 people packed into the Cheyenne Saloon in downtown Orlando on Wednesday night to watch entrepreneurs from Starter Studio pitch their ideas. Half social event and half business, the annual Demo Day highlights work from members of the studio's...
  • Canvs coworking space set to open Monday morning

    Canvs coworking space set to open Monday morning
    Downtown Orlando’s newest coworking space, Canvs, is ready to open for business on Monday morning in the Chruch Street Exchange building. Contractors were putting final touches on the 15,000-square-foot shared office space on Thursday. ¬†Several...
  • Rufus Cuff smartwatch is one of 443 crowd-funded hardware projects

    Rufus Cuff smartwatch is one of 443 crowd-funded hardware projects
    Tired of staring at his phone screen all day, Gabe Grifoni set out to return “humans back to being humans” by creating a smarter screen. Grifoni designed the Rufus Cuff, a giant wrist-worn screen that he hopes someday will replace the need...
  • How I Made It: Billy O'Grady, City National Bank tech start-up advisor

     How I Made It: Billy O'Grady, City National Bank tech start-up advisor
    The gig: Billy O'Grady, 31, heads the Southern California technology and venture capital banking group at City National Bank. Based in Santa Monica, O'Grady advises technology start-ups and their employees on banking and wealth management decisions. He...
  • Square buys Caviar, a food-delivery start-up, for reported $90 million

    Square buys Caviar, a food-delivery start-up, for reported $90 million
    Online payments company Square announced Monday that it has acquired Caviar, a San Francisco food-delivery start-up. The deal is reportedly worth $90 million, all in stock. Caviar specializes in providing delivery services for restaurants that do not...
  • Buzz building over Bethlehem distillery

    The wine makers behind an award-winning Slate Belt vineyard are looking to open a craft distillery in south Bethlehem, among the first proposed for the Lehigh Valley. The owners of Franklin Hill Vineyards are seeking a limited-distillery license,...
  • Six start-ups present ideas at Turner, Warner Bros. media camp

    Six start-ups present ideas at Turner, Warner Bros. media camp
    Twelve weeks ago, six start-ups from around the world came to Warner Bros. Entertainment in Burbank with one common goal: to develop products for the entertainment industry. As participants of Media Camp, an accelerator program led by Turner...
  • Startups from Northwestern, U of C, DePaul get 1871 membership

    Startups from Northwestern, U of C, DePaul get 1871 membership
    Five businesses founded at Northwestern University, the University of Chicago and DePaul University were among nine grand prize winners in the inaugural Chicago College Startup Competition, an event presented by digital entrepreneurs’ hub 1871....
  • Manatt, ICM, Originate launch O Labs, new investment arm for startups

    Manatt, ICM, Originate launch O Labs, new investment arm for startups
    A law firm, a marketing agency and a software development company have formed a joint venture based in Los Angeles to incubate startups building products and services in line with the needs of major businesses, including video game publishers and...