In The Silicon Tropic

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Category Archives: People

Meet: Ignacio Galarraga of The Netmen Corp.

Learn more about Nacho Galarraga, founder of The Netmen Corp., an amazing graphic design firm and The Silicon Tropic’s newest sponsor!

May 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Promise of Miami by Cristian F. Robiou

What is the current environment of the Miami tech ecosystem, and how do we ensure growth and sustainability? Find out here.

April 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

Meet: Olivier Grinda of Home61

Read about an experienced, successful serial entrepreneur who is disrupting the real estate industry.

February 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Meet: Evan Schapiro of PMG

An up and coming real estate developer, Evan Schapiro, Managing Director of PMG talks real estate development, internet of things, and competition.

February 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Meet: Ariel Quinones of Ironhack

Who are you? (Where you from?). Ariel Quinones from Puerto Rico, an entrepreneur who wants to change the education world. Currently working on my first educational venture, Ironhack. What is … Continue reading

February 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

Meet: Jen Lannon of Building

Jennifer Lannon is in charge of business development and membership at Brickell’s premier collaborative workspace, Building. Learn about how Building adds values to its members, about Springboard Enterprises, BioHealth, and more.

January 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

Meet: Juan Palacio of Bloomsy

Who are you and where you from? “Juan Palacio. I’m from Bogota, Colombia but I’ve been living in Miami for 15+ years.” Tell us about Bloomsy.  “We are a monthly … Continue reading

January 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

Meet: James Rohrbach of the Miami Innovation Center

Who are you and where are you from? “Jim Rohrbach. I’ve lived in Washington, New York, and now Florida. I started off in the banking business, and later I started a … Continue reading

January 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

January 20th STEP

Pitcher’s Name: Kristina Jones Startup: Court Buddy 3 Sentences Elevator Pitch: “Court Buddy matches people and business with attorneys based on the client’s budget! We are the first to offer … Continue reading

January 20, 2016 · Leave a comment

Meet: Michael Hall of Kurator and DGIT

Michael Hall does a lot of cool things, and a lot of great things to help Miami. Learn more about his new art identifying app, Kurator, and how his organizations can help your startup.

January 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

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