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As seen on Entrepreneur.com Action & Ambition Podcast: “Pam Miniati and Rakefet Phillips Foster Economic Growth”

Welcome to another episode of the Action and Ambition Podcast! Joining us today are Pam Miniati and Rakefet Phillips, the Co-Executive Directors of FIBA. The Florida-Israel Business Accelerator is a Florida-based business development and community engagement project designed to establish and grow successful Israeli tech ventures in the Tampa Bay area. FIBA identifies Israeli Technologies […]

BlazePod Announces Brand Partnership with Leading NFL Trainer Jamal Liggin

SAN DIEGO, Nov. 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — BlazePod, creator of the revolutionary Flash Reflex (FRX) training method designed to improve reaction time and performance through unique cognitive and physical exercises, today announces a new partnership with esteemed NFL trainer Jamal Liggin. The new alliance will showcase innovation in football-specific training, providing the industry a fresh outlook […]

As seen on PR Newswire “Tampa General Hospital Named One of Healthcare Global’s Top 10 Best Smart Hospitals”

TAMPA, Fla., Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Tampa General Hospital’s commitment to innovation and research has earned the leading academic medical center recognition as one of Healthcare Global’s Top 10 Best Smart Hospitals. Healthcare Global defines “smart hospitals” as hospitals striving for innovation and research within the health care industry demonstrated by providing specialized services and facilities, and redesigned clinical […]

As seen on St Pete Catalyst “Environmental tech startup ECOncrete closes $5M round, shares what’s ahead”

ECOncrete, a company that pioneered a type of science-based, bio-enhancing concrete for marine-based infrastructure, has propelled forward after losing one of its co-founders. ECOncrete is a member of the Tampa-based Florida-Israel Business Accelerator (FIBA) and has an office in St. Pete. It recently closed a Series A funding round totaling over $5 million and is actively working […]

As seen on NoCamels “Israel’s ECOncrete Secures Additional Funds For Its Coastal Construction Tech”

With the increasing frequency of extreme weather events in coastal cities, ECOncrete has announced a more than $5 million Series A funding round as it seeks to broaden its solutions for ecological, carbon-storing marine construction.The round was led by Impact investor Bridges Israel, with new investors including Barclays and a North American family office with an interest […]

As seen on Florida Politics: “Tampa General, Israeli startups team up for top-quality health care”

‘Innovation is so much more than new technology.’Tampa General Hospital has teamed up with Florida-Israel Business Accelerator (FIBA) to identify innovative and leading-edge patient care solutions.The two are coming together to bring innovation and best practices from Israel to further strengthen Tampa General’s high-quality services.“Innovation is so much more than new technology,” said John Couris, president […]