Broward SCORE members George Gremse, David Harris, and Ed Joffe attended the launch of Start Up Florida on November 18, 2011 at St Thomas University in Miami.

Startup Florida is a statewide initiative focused on maximizing accessibility and growth of Florida’s entrepreneurial ecosystem. Startup Florida will connect entrepreneurs with a statewide network of resources, mentors and capital sources and in doing so will showcase Florida’s as an ideal location for high-growth, innovative companies that will drive job creation in our state. We are specifically focused on serving established young companies that range from newly launched startups through high growth speedups. More information is available at www.startupamericapartnership.org.

As part of the event a Broward SCORE client Andy Hudson, COO of Fridge-To-Go – Americas, www.fridgetogo.commade a presentation to a panel of entrepreneurs and venture capitalists. A Broward SCORE counseling team consisting of Dave Harris, Skip Smoot, and Steve Fleisch have been working with Fridge-To-Go to help formulate an expansion plan for significant growth. See photos at: http://tinyurl.com/86vjgd3