Our Startups & Growth Companies


Startups and growth companies at The Hub share a dream of making the world a better place through their businesses. As they grow, they attract investment dollars, create jobs, and grow the economy. Whether you need space for 10 employees or just yourself, or you want to participate in programs and events without opening an office here, we have options for you.

Resident Clients

Our Resident Clients range from startups in their early formative stages to growth companies starting to reshape industries. Whether partnering with international space agencies or launching digital healthcare apps, our Resident Clients prove that ideas successfully grow and thrive at The Hub. Learn more about individual Resident Clients below.

Photo of 42Bio 42Bio

42Bio is a biomedical tech company combining biomaterials, magnetic nanotechnologies and growth factors to address existing barriers to research and clinical translation in tissue engineering and regenerative medicine.

Contact: Jon Dobson, Co-CEO
Website: https://42bio.com/

Photo of AAVANTIBio AAVANTIBio

AAVANTIBio is a biotechnology company developing gene therapy for the debilitating neuromuscular disease known as Friedreich’s Ataxia (FA).

Contact: Manuela Corti
Website: https://aavantibio.com/

Photo of Admiral Adblock Publisher Solutions Admiral Adblock Publisher Solutions

Admiral is a software-as-a-service company built around making cutting-edge advertising technologies accessible to online publishers everywhere.

Contact: Dan Rua, CEO
Website: https://getadmiral.com/

Photo of aha Pure Foods aha Pure Foods

aha Pure Foods is a dietary health company integrating medicinal herbs, spices and vegetables into delicious, natural soups packed with vital nutrients, antioxidants, probiotics and fiber.

Contact: Samantha Bova, CEO
Website: https://ahapurefoods.com/

Photo of Antibiotic Adjuvant Antibiotic Adjuvant

Antibiotic Adjuvant is a digital health company developing SmartSteward, a web platform to reduce antibiotic use and improve patient outcomes in skilled nursing facilities.

Contact: Guy LaTorre, CEO
Website: https://antibioticadjuvant.com/

Photo of Atmosphere Apps Atmosphere Apps

Atmosphere Apps is a mobile app development company collaborating with organizations to create innovative products that help professionals work better.

Contact: Eric Poirier, CEO
Website: http://www.atmosphereapps.com/

Photo of AuxThera, LLC AuxThera, LLC

AuxThera is a therapeutic development company bringing medical food and drug products to the market for overweight companion animals and humans. AuxThera’s flagship product is Trimauxil™, a weight-loss product for companion dogs.

Contact: Albert Fosmoe, CEO
Website: http://trimauxil.com/

Photo of BACCH Labs BACCH Labs

BACCH Laboratories, Inc. creates 3D audio software that places perceived sound sources anywhere, enabling the augmented reality of sound.

Contact: James Mentz, CEO
Website: http://bacch.com/

Photo of ClaimFound ClaimFound

ClaimFound is a consumer internet company that brings automation and transparency to the unclaimed property industry, allowing people to find, process and monitor their lost money for free.

Contact: Chris Prompovitch, CEO
Website: https://claimfound.com/landing

Photo of Co.Accelerator Co.Accelerator

Collective and Co.’s Co.Accelerator is a startup accelerator striving to impress consciousness, connection and community in its approach to entrepreneurialism, design thinking and innovation.

Contact: Jasmine Tran, CEO
Website: https://www.coaccelerator.com/

Photo of Diabetic Kitchen Diabetic Kitchen

Diabetic Kitchen develops and distributes delicious real food for healthy lifestyles. Their low carb, keto-friendly choices are perfect for diabetics, those with gluten
intolerance, and anyone interested in healthy food alternatives.

Contact: Vic Johnson, Co-Founder
Website: https://diabetickitchen.com/

Photo of Entring, LLC Entring, LLC

Entring, LLC is a clinical stage drug development company with two proprietary assets addressing idiopathic and enteric hyperoxaluria, two debilitating conditions with large unmet medical needs.

Contact: Helena Cowley, CEO
Website: https://www.nephure.com/

Photo of Essential Validation Services Essential Validation Services

Essential Validation Services is a third-party independent laboratory specializing in affordable quality assurance testing of essential oils, creating transparency throughout the supply chain and ensuring integrity within the essential oil industry.

Contact: Adam Christensen, CEO
Website: https://essentialvalidationservices.com/

Photo of etectRX etectRX

etectRx, Inc. is a digital health company that has developed a patented ingestible event marker (the ID-Cap System) to uniquely provide real-time dose-level medication ingestion verification.

Contact: Harry Travis, President & CEO
Website: https://etectrx.com/

Photo of Eventplicity Eventplicity

Eventplicity is a digital concierge company that streamlines event booking. The company’s software integrates with venue websites to facilitate real-time pricing, availability and packaging, empowering anyone to easily plan a custom private event.

Contact: Bryan Edelstein, CEO
Website: http://www.eventplicity.com/

Photo of EXIT EXIT

EXIT (Exponent Innovation Technology) is a software development company creating custom apps that help companies achieve optimum success. If you dream it, EXIT can build it.

Contact: Daniel Senna, CEO
Website: http://federal.eng.br/exit/

Photo of FreshCloud FreshCloud

FreshCloud (fka Verigo) is a supply chain IT company bringing unprecedented visibility to perishable logistics by providing real-time, actionable data for every item to maximize quality and safety from farm to fork.

Contact: Adam Kinsey, IoT Solutions Global Business
Website: https://www.agrofresh.com/

Photo of Greater Gainesville International Center Greater Gainesville International Center

Greater Gainesville International Center promotes and facilitates international business and cultural relations in the Greater Gainesville region to provide the region with opportunities for engagement with established and emerging world leaders.

Contact: Steven Kalishman
Website: http://ww.gnvsistercities.org/

Photo of HealthSteps HealthSteps

HealthSteps is a digital health company developing technologies to improve outcomes, simplify care management and connect patients, caregivers, and healthcare providers.

Contact: Benjamin King, CEO
Website: https://healthsteps.io/

Photo of InnovaCorium InnovaCorium

Innovacorium Inc. is biotech company developing a pharmacological product for regenerative therapy of the oral cavity, particularly for the treatment of oral mucositis induced by radiotherapy and chemotherapy.

Contact: Tiago Seixas da Silva, President
Website:

Photo of Innovative Space Technologies Innovative Space Technologies

IST is a research and development company that provides resources for technology development and commercialization in the aerospace, defense, energy and emerging technology markets.

Contact: Michael Judith, Managing Partner
Website: https://www.ist-fl.com/

Photo of Kimley-Horn Kimley-Horn

Kimley-Horn is a planning and design engineering consulting company providing services related to transportation, aviation, the environment, land development, transit, urban planning, landscape architecture, and water resources.

Contact: John Conrad, CEO
Website: https://www.kimley-horn.com/

Photo of Loss Prevention Research Council Loss Prevention Research Council

The Loss Prevention Research Council is a “tactical to practical” company that conducts research to develop crime and loss control solutions to improve the performance of its members and the industry.

Contact: Richard Hayes, CEO
Website: https://lpresearch.org/

Photo of Mattrix Technologies Mattrix Technologies

Mattrix Technologies is a semiconductor device company developing revolutionary pixel architectures for the interactive displays of tomorrow.

Contact: Max Lemaitre, Founder & CEO
Website: https://www.mattrixtech.com/

Photo of Micro Nano Technologies Micro Nano Technologies

Micro Nano Technologies (MNT) is an energy company developing industry-changing membrane-based absorption technologies to address residential and commercial water heating, cooling and dehumidification demand.

Contact: Michael Schmid, CEO
Website: https://www.mntusa.com/

Photo of NanoPhotonica NanoPhotonica

NanoPhotonica is a materials science technology company providing innovative nano-materials and fabrication techniques that enable electronic displays to have high resolution, pure, vivid colors, and high efficiency at significantly reduced manufacturing cost.

Contact: Chris Morton, CEO
Website: https://nanophotonica.com/

Photo of Onward Onward

Onward Development is a consulting technology solutions company that helps small businesses develop online products and create efficiencies through software.

Contact: David Flores, Project Manager
Website: http://onwardwebdevelopment.com/

Photo of Personal Justice Personal Justice

Personal Justice is a nonprofit fundraising & digital marketing consultancy firm on a mission to empower civil legal aid (CLA) providers to get the funding they need.

Contact: Henry Perlstein
Website: https://personaljustice.org/

Photo of Prana Therapeutics Prana Therapeutics

Prana Therapeutics is a clinical-stage biotechnology company developing polymolecular botanical drugs for the orthopedic and oncology markets.

Contact: Brent Reynolds, CEO
Website: http://pranatherapeutics.com/

Photo of Precision Silver Precision Silver

Precision Silver is an agriculture technology company deploying robotic data collection systems, computer vision, and machine learning algorithms to deliver precise scientific measurements at field scale.

Contact: Taylor Glenn, President
Website: http://www.precisionsilver.com/

Photo of Protonode Strategies Protonode Strategies

Protonode Strategies is a cryptocurrency platform offering a suite of services that make running, managing and evaluating masternode performance as simple, safe and profitable as possible.

Contact: Palveshey, Co-Founder
Website: https://www.protonodestrategies.com/book-online/book-now

Photo of RAPiD Genomics RAPiD Genomics

RAPiD Genomics is a DNA genotyping and genetic data analysis company providing tools for agricultural companies and researchers to quickly breed and grow ideal crops and livestock, giving researchers and farmers the ability to predict the value of a plant or animal even before the seed germinates or the animal is born.

Contact: Richard Currie, CEO
Website: http://rapid-genomics.com/home/

Photo of Raytheon Raytheon

Raytheon Company is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, civil government and cybersecurity solutions.

Contact: Mark Sanders, Operations Manager
Website: https://www.raytheon.com/

Photo of ReliOx Corporation ReliOx Corporation

RelīOxTM provides microbial contamination control through advanced ClO2 solutions. RelīOxTM‘s proprietary technology is a leap forward in advanced materials for chemistry. The patented core technology allows for safe production and transportation of high-value-added chemicals. RelīOx is about safety in chemical production, safety in the environment and sustainability. RelīOx is the future for global pathogen prevention and control. RelīOx offers revolutionary products and solutions for odor control in all global markets today.

Contact: Ian Knapp, CEO
Website: https://www.reliox-clo2.com/

Photo of Rescue Hearing Rescue Hearing

Rescue Hearing Inc. is a life science company developing gene therapies and diagnostic technologies for persons with hearing loss.

Contact: Jim Ayala, Founder & CEO
Website: http://rescuehearing.com/

Photo of Satlantis Satlantis

SATLANTIS is a New Space specialist who provides proven high performance payload technologies to enable the development of high spatial and temporal resolution services for earth observation and teledetection.

Contact: Rafael Guzman, CEO
Website: http://www.satlantis.com/

Photo of SCAD Media SCAD Media

SCAD Media, LLC is a multifaceted advertising and communications agency delivering unique brand development, website production, graphic design, and video production services.

Contact: Alexander Ganz, CEO
Website: http://www.scad-media.com/

Photo of Slice Engineering Slice Engineering

Slice Engineering is a design and engineering company focused on developing cutting edge technologies for the additive manufacturing (3D printing) industry.

Contact: Dan Barousse, Co-Founder and Head of Business Development
Website: https://www.sliceengineering.com/

Photo of SpecNova SpecNova

Specnova® is a biotech company focused on ingredient discovery, utilizing the latest technologies and analytical tools to discover, develop and test best-in-class branded ingredients.

Contact: Elayna Rexrode
Website: https://specnova.com/

Photo of Tera Insights Tera Insights

Tera Insights, a UF Research Computing partner, is the firm behind the ResVault system. Tera Insights provides NIST compliant data storage, encrypted virtual machines, and secure HPC solutions.

Contact: Thomas Samant, CMO
Website: http://terainsights.com/

Photo of txtsignal txtsignal

txtsignal is a software-as-a-service platform that connects any organization to its audience through SMS text messaging.

Contact: Matthew Donovan, Founder & CEO
Website: https://txtsignal.com/

Photo of USR Systems USR Systems

USR Systems is a software development and maintenance, independent testing, business intelligence and analytics, and IT consulting firm.

Contact: Balaji Thesma, CTO
Website: http://www.usrsystems.com/

Photo of Vertaeon Vertaeon

Vertaeon is a software as a service company offering a comprehensive web-based solution for supply chain risk and impact analytics to identify vulnerabilities and related cost/brand impacts for complex supply chains.

Contact: Rekha Menon-Varma, CEO
Website: http://www.vertaeon.com/

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