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TECH Talk 2016


January                Milind Bharvirkar (Priatek), David Etheredge (SavvyCard),

Diary of an Entrepreneur Series


“Six Essential Qualities of Successful Entrepreneur

February               Amy Miller (Tampa Bay Rays)

                             “Social Media and the Rays Fan Experience”

March                  Deborah Sheridan (Hancock Bank)

                           “Show Me the Money…How Banking Really Works”

April                       Arnie Bellini (ConnectWise)

Diary of an Entrepreneur Series


"Business Model Change Leads to Explosive Growth"

May                      Greg Bosl (Hyde Park Capital), Robin Lester (Florida Growth Partners)

                             "How do the money folks view your company?"

June                     David Doney (Akerman LLP)

                            “Crowdfunding Under Federal and State Law”

July                     Chris Paradies (Paradies® law), Ron Stein (FastPath Marketing), Dino Eliadis (DE, Inc.) JJ Roberts (Tampa Bay Innovation Center, Moderator)

                            Tampa Bay Innovation Center Presents Special “Mentors’ Corner” Panel

August                 No TECH Talk

September          Cesar Morales (SRI International)

                           "SRI Innovation Process: Looking Beyond the Customer's Headlights to Develop World Changing Solutions"

October                William "Gill" Lazenby (Ellison Lazenby, PLLC)

                              "An Ounce of Prevention: Proper Planning of Your Startup to Avoid Common Pitfalls"

November             Entrepreneur Showcase at TEC Garage/Global Entrepreneurship Week