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.
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.
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
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
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
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
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
FlipSetter Collaborate is a software-as-a-service company developing an interactive whiteboard app that connects users to classes, meetings, seminars, or other collaborative spaces on a smartphone or computer.
Contact: Sabaresh Krishnan, CEO
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
iOncologi, Inc. (iOi) is a biotechnology company specializing in immuno-oncology. Launched as a ‘spin-out’ cancer immunotherapy firm from UF, iOi’s founders have developed a novel stem cell therapy that overcomes resistance to immune checkpoint inhibitors in multiple cancers.
Contact: Duane Mitchell, founder and president
L&L Biotech is a biotechnology company identifying drug candidates and developing tools and reagents using comparative genomics and systems biology. Projects include identifying candidates that can suppress inflammation associated with autoimmune diseases and epigenetic modulators that can specifically de-repress tumor suppressor genes.
Contact: Lily Zhou, CEO
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
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
Onward Development is a custom software development company helping businesses of all sizes excel through custom technology solutions, including web, mobile app, enterprise software, API, and backend system integrations.
Contact: David Flores, CEO
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
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
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
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
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
The Collaboratory for Women Innovators provides programs and resources to help inspire, educate, and empower women to attain leadership positions in all phases of the innovation lifecycle.
Contact: Kathy Sohar, Director
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
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