The Florida Venture Forum announced 19 companies, including three from South Florida, that will present and exhibit at the 2016 Florida Venture Capital Conference to be held at the Vinoy Renaissance St. Petersburg Resort & Golf Club on Jan. 28-29.
Selected were Delivery Dudes of Delray Beach, a concierge delivery service with a focus on restaurant food delivery in local markets; Strategic Planning Online of Coral Springs, a cloud-based software solution that helps align team members with strategic planning efforts to start producing results; and Xcovery of Palm Beach Gardens, is a biopharmaceutical company working on discovering medicine to fight advanced tumors.
The companies were selected from a pool of nearly 100 applicants by a committee of investors. The companies will present to more than 500 conference attendees, including over 100 investors from angel, venture capital, and private equity funds, family offices and corporate venture groups. Wildcard Payments of Ft. Lauderdale, a real-time payment processor, was selected as an exhibitor. More information on the conference: www.flventure.org.