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August 06, 2014
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A social enterprise incubator for Central Florida. Rally Makers will mobilize a small network of people committed to make an impact for good by accelerating new social enterprises originating from or serving Central Florida.

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Zipline Green is a technology company. With patents pending, we are not unlike a computer company that builds its own systems, hardware and software. The only difference is that our 'casing' is 20 feet tall, 12 feet wide and stretches for miles. We are designing tomorrow's infrastructure for developing nations. Everything you would need to build cities in the boonies -- elbow grease not included.

Meet the Organizers

Alex Hanse @iamthatgreat

Dreamer. Believer. Storyteller. I could continue on about how great I am, but I would rather my actions speak louder than my bio!
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David Pankros @DavidPankros

I am a attorney, software developer and entrepreneur. I have been involved in many start-ups, some during the 90s dot-com bubble and burst. Now, in addition to running my legal practice, I help companies, and especially start-ups, protect their intellectual property. I also still code and am constantly working on side projects.

Nancy Alpers

Nancy is an independent creative professional, business owner (Alpers Design) and co-founder of Spark52.com


Natalie Caro @myobgal

Founder of M.Y.O.B. Consulting ~ I help entrepreneurs Start Up & Manage THEIR own business' (totally satisfies my need to create business). My specialty is Accounting & Operations Management. What fuels me is helping people define their passion & pursue a truly Happy lifestyle. I Love reading (real, printed books... not e-books) & chocolate.


Ron Ben-Zeev @Rbenzeev

I am a startup junkie. I have started companies on two continents. I have lived on five continents. Passionate in helping others achieve their entrepreneurial dreams.


Shea Glenny @danyashea

Current projects: iQuariusMedia.com and Spark52.com. Socially-responsible entrepreneurship, Internet Marketing trends and ethics, natural horsemanship, great coffee, and good beer make me smile.


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Founded in 1885 by New England Congregationalists who sought to bring their style of liberal arts education to the Florida frontier, Rollins is a four-year, coeducational institution and the first recognized college in Florida.

Past Presenters

FLBlogCon

flblogcon.com

We educate and empower bloggers to help them move from being hobbyists to professionals.

Lyft, Inc.

www.lyft.com

Lyft matches drivers with passengers who request rides through our app for iPhone or Android. This friendly transportation alternative focuses on community, affordability, and convenience.

Client Types

www.clienttypes.com/

Client Types is an Orlando start-up that provides real-time psychological insight into people that allows the user to communicate more effectively and come to agreements more often with clients, co-workers, subordinates, or anyone else they interact with. Client Types does this with unbeatable speed, ease of use, and cost effectiveness.

ClikClok, LLC

www.clikclok.com

ClikClok provides internet-based software (SaaS) designed specifically to help small - mid sized staffing companies operate more efficiently and more profitably. Starting with automated online timesheets, ClikClok sends out payroll ready files, processes and sends invoices, provides detailed metrics, delivers data directly to Quickbooks. The two major benefits are improved operational efficiency and higher margins through more profitable decisions.

Catalyst is a 7,000 sq. ft. collaborative shared workspace for entrepreneurs, startups, freelancers, and independent creative class professionals opening late this summer on the 5th floor of the historic Yowell-Duckworth Building (1914) at 1 South Orange Avenue in downtown Orlando.

Fattmerchant

www.fattmerchant.com

Fattmerchant is a subscription based merchant services provider offering unlimited credit card processing to small to medium sized businesses across the US for a flat fee.

D-R-E-A-M, Inc Debt . Rules . Everything . Around . Me

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A company dedicated to designing a web payment portal that allows students to pay off the principal of their student loans anytime, anyplace, and by anyone with a credit/debit card through an integrated web platform that monitors and displays these debt payments in real time.

FreeWavz

www.freewavz.com

FreeWavz: Smart earphones with built-in fitness monitoring. 100% wire-free with a naturally perfect fit, FreeWavz provide audio announcement of fitness metrics users want, when they want them. With no binding wires nor bands, no fitness devices strapped to other parts of the body, and a natural, secure fit, they free the body and the mind for better workouts, allowing athletes to become Unstoppable. We are planning a Kickstarter campaign beg. late June and would appreciate the opportunity to rally support.

DG3 Marketing

www.dg3marketing.com

A marketing company that offers an affordable luxury for you business. Digital Billboards for the any business at minimal cost without the lengthy contracts.

Enviro Petroleum

www.goenviroplus.com

Enviro implements technologies meeting the following requirements: 1. reduce emissions of CO2 2. have a known, consistent and measurable rate of return 3. require no changes in the uses habits

AutoRecruit

autorecruit.co

Autorecruit is a Software-as-a-Service that helps technical recruiters screen candidates, and reduce time and costs associated, by automating early-stages of the interview process. Through innovative technology, Autorecruit eliminates the need to review resumes of candidates applying for programming jobs that are unqualified or cannot write good code. Our solution expedites time-consuming tasks such as resume collection and reviewing process, technical screening and candidate ranking, candidate sourcing and social recruiting.

Canvs

canvs.org

Canvs is a nonprofit coworking space for tech startups set to open in the Church Street Exchange this summer.

Live Music Tutor Inc.

www.livemusictutor.com

LiveMusicTutor.com is a unique web based platform that revolutionizes music instruction. Combining the most sophisticated technology with a dual curriculum developed by our music leadership team which is trained in instruction to all levels of music students. The curriculum is designed to serve beginners or enthusiasts through professionals – whether they want to learn a song or two or complete their music education through a formal continuum.

Rally Makers

www.downtowncredo.com

A social enterprise incubator for Central Florida. Rally Makers will mobilize a small network of people committed to make an impact for good by accelerating new social enterprises originating from or serving Central Florida.

Creative Upstart

www.cre8tiveupstart.com

Creative Upstart looks to develop the next age of consulting firms combining traditional consulting, technology, and data services effectively for a more measurable and affordable Return on Investment. We give individuals the inspiration, technology, and resolutions a company or individual needs to successful launch, improve or grow their company.

Imagic Media Group

www.Rubidjad.com

Imagic Media Group is dedicated to developing entertaining educational materials to promote literacy, and to inspire children to protect animals and the ocean.

DigiThinkIT, Inc.

www.DigiThinkIT.com

DigiThinkIT, Inc. is a custom software development firm providing web, app, enterprise, security and unique software targeted at medium sized enterprises. In addition it builds its own products and services like its iCloak™, a personal privacy and anonymity tool to keep

The Daily Hundred

dailyhundred.com

Companies can use the app to create word of mouth campaigns which allows them to control the conversation on social media. Users are then able to earn cash and other awesome rewards by completing different actions relating to your favorite brands, such as taking pictures or sharing content. This is a fun way for users to share their favorite brands with friends while earning cash. This is also a great way for brands to get their name out in a positive way using social media.

MentionTribe

Mentiontribe.com

A two sided platform where small businesses can drive and reward customer referrals and customers can find businesses their friends use and trust

The Best Medical Business Solutions

www.thebestmbs.com

At The Best Medical Business Solutions and The Best Management Business Solutions, we provide companies with the tools needed in proper business management, strengthening their operational, financial and administrative core. We are founded on the three most important principles: ethics, morality and honesty. We're a father-daughter company, now serving clients across the county, speaking at more than 12 conferences annually and writing for almost a dozen industry publications.

Goodwipes

www.goodwipes.com

Goodwipes is an ‘in your pocket’ lifestyle brand. All of our wet wipes are individually wrapped and use the most effective ingredients. We guarantee you’ll feel fresh, clean, and confident when and where you need it most… Because being clean is a good thing.

mCast Networks delivers context-specific video to mobile devices in densely populated venues that can’t be served adequately or affordably by cellular or Wi-Fi networks. MCasting allows people in, for example, sports venues, to watch live content on one of four channels, without a cellular or Wi-Fi connection. The Super Bowl this year banned NFL.com from streaming video to fans in the stands because it had inadequate bandwidth. mCast Networks solves this for sports teams, universities, and convention centers by using TV white space in the UHF band. If just 10% of professional sports ticket holders paid $5 / year for the service, this would generate over $40 million in annual revenue. And then there is the NCAA ...

ARC Tracker, Inc.

demo.arctracker.com/arrowhead

ARC Tracker gives homeowners easy online access to submit requests for approval of changes to their property in covenant-restricted neighborhoods. The committee that approves/denies the request also does their review and voting online. The site provides open access to search and to comment.

DrinkDrivers

drinkdrivers.com

DrinkDrivers provides a website and app that allow customers to have alcohol delivered to their doorsteps. Customers go online and choose which products they want from a huge selection of beer, wine, and liquor and then enter their location. As soon as the submit button is pressed, we get to work making the awesomeness happen on the backend. We operate an opaque marketplace that connects customers of legal age to licensed vendors of alcoholic beverages.

Quatro Solutions

www.quatro-solutions.com

Quatro Solutions provides quality tablet PCs to the education industry at a low cost. We design our tablets to eliminate unnecessary components and focus on having high-quality characteristics that maximize the user experience. We also provide consulting and training services to provide educators with the advice and training needed to implement eLearning Content into the classroom. By working with eLearning Curriculum developers, as well as SIS, Cloud computing, and system infrastructure providers, we help provide a full implementation solution.

Party Tutor

www.PartyTutor.com

Party Tutor is a smartphone app and website that helps college students find their local drink specials, food specials, and deals. We're working to develop the most effective marketing platform for any business looking to reach the college audience.

TROBO is an educational toy - a robot storyteller who gets young kids excited about Science, Technology and Engineering through engaging, interactive stories.

Advanced DataStor, Inc.

www.DigitalConcierge360.com

Research firm focusing on improving small businesses and large residences via management and distribution of video.

Bike share operators and providers for the Orlando Bike Share system.

DeLucca Beauty

www.deluccabeauty.com

We are formulators and sellers of luxury beauty products, specializing in sunless tanning and bronzing. Our products are designed for high efficacy, and results to impress the discerning consumer.

Orange County Library System

www.ocls.info

The Orange County Library System provides Information, Imagination and Inspiration to more than four million visitors annually. Books are available as well as audio books on CD mp3 players and in downloadable formats. Borrow DVDs, music cds, magazines or download to your device. Business databases and online resources are accessible from home or office. Free classes on a variety of software programs to enhance your business.

Spoiled Rotten Marketing

www.spoiledrottenmarketing.com

At Spoiled Rotten, you will find some of your areas most luxurious salon and spa services, all at a significant discount of 90% off retail value. To start pampering yourself or a friend, simply choose your location, pick your spa and we will mail out your Certificate within 24 hours.

BMDM is an Orlando-based direct marketing agency specializing in response-provoking personalized marketing. Founded in 2003, BMDM creates data-driven, multi-channel strategies that integrate highly personalized mail, email, URLs, QR codes and mobile landing pages. The results of each marketing channel and every responder is tracked and analyzed to deliver the data clients need to increase the effectiveness of their marketing efforts.

Kidstal

www.kidstal.com

KidsTal is helping parents to discover and develop strengths and talents of their children. We use scientific methods to assess the aptitudes of children and provide tailored-made bi-weekly activities prepared by educators and field-experts to develop the talents of children. We also provide a venue for parents to connect with other parents of like-talented children and we offer appropriate for specific talents educational merchandise in a form of marketplace.

CelleC Games

www.cellecgames.com

CelleC Games is a serious gaming company that develops innovative educational games for enhanced learning. Structured around the Common Core Standards, these learning tools are designed to promote interaction and increase the knowledge retention of students K-12. In addition to grade level based games, CelleC Games develops adult learning tools in the form of customized, training simulations.

Soul Of Da City

www.SoulOfDaCity.com

Welcome to Soul Of Da City; a media mecca for Orlando’s growing culture. Soul Of Da City is a continuous movement which provides independent artists, entertainers, and musicians the opportunity to gain recognition and develop their livelihood. Soul of Da City offers individuals the chance to expose their works through radio, internet, video, and live performances. We provide a platform for artists to gain the proper knowledge necessary to be self sufficient in their efforts. Mission Statement: Separated we are artists, together we are a movement. www.SoulOfDaCity.com

Complete the Pair

www.completethepair.com

Our mission is to help companies, salespeople and job seekers stand out from the crowd enhancing their ability to land meetings and job interviews while simultaneously providing free shoes to people in need. In other words, we help them differentiate in a way that makes a difference.

Lineage Roasting

lineageroasting.com

Small batch craft coffee roasting

Office Concerts

OfficeConcerts.com

A wellness program featuring 35 minute, unplugged music performance by professional touring artists, in the office spaces of forward-thinking businesses. Office concert fees also support local arts organizations.

Recruiter MLS

www.RecruiterMLS.com

The RecruiterMLS™ is a free search for recruiters to find live candidates and open jobs represented by other recruiters who are members of the MLS. The MLS also features tools that allow recruiters to securely and efficiently add jobs and candidates and collaborate with one another to make placements.

ALTR the way you show your support by sliding our patent-pending button cover over your garment's existing button.

Bungalower

bungalower.com

Bungalower covers Orlando’s bungalow neighborhoods. Bungalower.com focuses on what’s happening in our neighborhoods and main street areas. Our goal is to provide a way for those of us who live in those neighborhoods to stay up to date on the comings and goings of restaurants and other businesses, stay up-to-date with the real-estate trends in our area and understand the changes in our area the impact our quality of life

LateShipment.com

www.lateshipment.com

Every year over 2 billion dollars in late package refunds go unclaimed with UPS and FedEx. LateShipment.com was created to automatically track packages, flag when a shipment is late, and then automatically submit for a refund. If your business ships with UPS or FedEx you are probably owed money. Reclaim what is rightfully yours with LateShipment.com.

MotiveAte

www.motiveate.co

Provides evidence based wellness solutions to companies to increase happiness and productivity among their workforce.

Grind Time Now

grindtimenow.net

Grind Time Now is the world's first and largest Hip Hop Battle league. Starting in 2008, GTN went viral via the Youtube platform and allowed aspiring rappers from across the world to compete. Using this popularity, GTN was accepted into the, "Music is a Natural Resource" project with the United Nations. With over 100 Million views via Youtube and other platforms, GTN continues to expand its reach through the largest music festivals, magazines and networks.

Studio 18

studio18fl.com

Founded by Full Sail Alumni Connor Smith, Studio 18 is a state of the art recording facility in Winter Park FL, supplying sound and recording services to the greater Orlando area and beyond. While Studio 18 encourages all artists from the eclectic and diverse stock pool of Orlando talent to record and create in one of our 3 unique recording spaces at competitive rates, our "community is king" approach motivates our mission to give the inspiring and must-hear "Orlando Sound" the national identify it deserves.

Modernmeal

www.modernmeal.com

Modernmeal is a social network where people can connect with the people and recipes they care about.  Modernmeal inspires people with recipes that match their lifestyles; saves them time when meal planning and simplifies how they shop for groceries.

VisualCue Technologies, LLC

www.visualcue.com

VisualCue is creating a new paradigm for how individuals and companies view and interact with their data, be it big data or small data. We are becoming the new standard for Operational Dashboards, Business Intelligence & Analytics.

Blank Schools

www.blankschools.com

[ ]schools catalyzes the design and formation of new school models through a radically different approach - condensed time-frames, interdisciplinary teams, and the use of principles from human centered design thinking, lean startup and empowered participatory governance methodologies. This process was prototyped in July of 2014 and led to the design and opening of Ampersand School in Longwood using a team of 30 interdisciplinary experts and a timeline of 40 days.

AspirEDU

www.aspiredu.com

Aspire Analytics is software for colleges and high schools that offer online courses. We identify the students that are most at risk for dropping out of those online classes. Our dashboard gives schools an overview of their entire student population and allows administrators to prioritize their outreach to the students that need the most attention.

Ready Made Inc

www.readymadeinc.com

Developing a patented single use disposable baby bottle for use in humanitarian and commercial applications. There is currently no off the shelf, ready to serve, baby bottles on the market. All current options require assembly, which can spread bacteria. This is a safer and more convenient way to feed babies.

Florida Funders

www.floridafunders.com

Florida Funders, LLC, is a crowdfunding portal that connects accredited investors with startups seeking funding. Accredited investors who register on the local portal can access information on companies seeking investment. If there is enough interest from investors to meet the company’s funding requirements, Florida Funders facilitates the investment by creating a fund, an LLC, specifically for the company seeking the investment.

MidKnight Munchies

www.midknightmunchies.com/

MidKnight Munchies was founded by two current UCF students who are looking to fulfill those late night cravings. We are a baked goods delivery business serving the University of Central Florida area. We strive to make your bad days better, and your good days great!

Covington+ Associates, CPAs Inc

www.covington-cpa.com

Covington+ Associates, CPAs is on a crusade to reduce the startup and small business failure rate in America. We aim to do this by utilizing a unique attitude, cutting edge software and leveraging decades of small business accounting experience.

East End Market

www.EastEndMkt.com

East End Market is a neighborhood market and food hub in the Audubon Park Garden District of Orlando, Florida. The Market showcases some of Central Florida’s top food entrepreneurs, tradespeople, artists, and chefs. The two-story structure is home to a dozen merchants, a large event space, a demonstration kitchen, an incubator kitchen, offices, retail shops, a full-time, award-winning caterer and a world-class restaurant.

GotChosen Inc.

www.gotchosen.com

GotChosen is developing an online advertising ecosystem that addresses privacy issues caused by behavioral-targeted ads. While developing the software, the company has successfully established a global web presence as a scholarship provider that has grown to over 600,000 registered users.

J's Everyday Fashion

www.jseverydayfashion.com

Multi-media journalism company, providing a positive, realistic view of fashion and resources for personal style on a budget.

Live Warfare LLC

www.livewarfare.com

Mobile application that is a real life first-person-shooter using your camera function, gps, and augmented reality.

Ring for Service

Ringforservice.co

Full service virtual concierge company. RingForService is your virtual assistant and luxury concierge. We schedule your appointments, make reservations, secure impossible to get tickets, book flights and make great recommendations, just to give you an idea. we are used mostly as an employee benefit package, saving companies hours of work per year and putting tens of thousands of dollars back in their bottom line.

BuySignal Inc

buysignalapp.com

Our company, BuySignal, monitors and identifies users on social media that express interest in buying products or services. These qualified leads are presented to interested businesses in an organized and actionable format.

Foolies

thefoolies.com

Foolies is a motivational t-shirt company designed to help others live out their dreams through their fashion. You are judged the moment you are met and through fashion we not only empower the customer but we empower those who come in contact with the brand or message.

iCheckContractors

www.iCheckContractors.com

iCC is an online service that instantly verifies Florida contractors' professional license, workers comp, and corporate status. It is the CarFax of Contractors because it takes the guesswork out of credentialling

TG3

In Work

By enhancing conventional state of art technology like Google GLASS and adding layers of industry specific application engineering, TG3 creates sophisticated integrated systems that provide accelerated information access and training in relevant context.

IDEAS For Us

ideasforus.org

IDEAS is a 501c3 nonprofit environmental organization and accredited NGO of the United Nations advancing sustainability through campus and community action. We are building a movement of K-12 and university chapters to turn IDEAS into solutions that solve the environmental crisis in the areas of energy, water, food, waste and ecology.

3DARTwear

www.3DARTwear.com

3DARTwear is a new mobile Augmented Reality solution for clothing retailers and individual consumers. We will change they way people interact with clothing, connect with others, and support great causes using our mobile application software.

Ocoos.com

www.Ocoos.com

Ocoos makes the internet simple and powerful for local service providers. It allows even the smallest companies to fully control their web presence, seamlessly interact with clients online, and manage their back-office operations all from one simple place on the cloud.

Trevinly

www.trevinly.com

Trevinly is a new search engine and marketing platform that is able to guarantee visibility and growth. We believe when people are seen they can change the world. When you give someone an audience of just one, or even 1 million, they seize the opportunity and introduce their idea coupled with passion to try and make something better. Whether it be an invention, or services, this opportunity puts a spark in entrepreneurs that takes the world forward together.

Lauren Sigman Jewelry

laurensigmanjewelry.com

Fine Jewelry company primarily servicing the wholesale market place with a side arm of direct retail.

Shoflo LLC

shoflo.tv

Shoflo, a real time cue sheet platform for the live event production industry. SHOFLO saves sports, broadcast and event production companies time and money by replacing paper based cue sheets with a collaborative, sustainable, real time cue management platform.

CareSpotter

www.carespotter.com

CareSpotter is an online marketplace that helps families find the perfect senior caregiver. CareSpotter also works with independent caregivers to support them as entrepreneurs.

Fuelzee

Fuelzee.com

We are the foursquare of Gas stations, but with real rewards.

Hawkers Asian Street Fare

hawkersstreetfare.com

Roam the streets of Asia, and you’ll quickly find a variety of hawkers, or street vendors, each peddling a unique dish from their mobile stall. Our chefs uncover the best of these hawker recipes and put them under one roof. Now, you can experience the streets of Asia without leaving your neighborhood.

Publicly Related

PubliclyRelated.com

Publicly Related is a unique public relations agency. They have a holistic approach to PR which covers aspects of branding, marketing and lead generation. Publicly Related doesn't believe that public relations can occur in a bubble, for that reason they have created a program that encompasses the best of PR, Public Speaking and Publishing. This renegade PR agency packaged these services into programs, and is delivering excellent results for their clients.

Ninebricks.com Education Solutions

www.ninebricks.com

We are building and aggregating real estate educational content by giving real estate instructors the tools they need to deliver an online class. We hope to improve the quality and delivery of real estate online education and help agents who are entering the industry to be successful.

GI Money Magazine

gimoney.com

We publish a magazine and website that strives to be the leading and authoritative resource on financial matters for the military audience. We develop educational content for important topics that impact military families such as: Military-to-Civilian Transition, Entrepreneurship, Career Advancement, Frequent Moves / PCS and Deployment. We help connect organizations that that want to reach out to our readers.

World Housing Solution Inc

www.worldhousingsolution.com

World Housing Solution, an Edgewater, Florida company manufactures rapidly deployable and reusable thermally efficient structures and shelters for the US military, oil and gas, and foreign medical lab industries. Utilizing insulated composite panels with an integrated proprietary assembly and foundation, this unique system allows the deployment of the units either on, or above, grade thereby eliminating the need for expensive site preparation without sacrificing structural integrity.

FreshETech LLC.

www.FreshETech.com

FreshETech LLC. produces and sells innovative products.

Learn Everywhere

www.learneverywhere.com

Blend 100+ years of memory research with today's mobile technology to help people remember the things that matter to them.

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