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Business news covering the entrepreneurial culture and new business ventures.

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

David Osterweil

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Career Path: From the seas to the bees, Navy vet turns beekeeper

Nathan Sheets started with one beehive and now has a honey-making empire. Photo courtesy of Nature Nate's. 

June 19, 2017 - 5:35pm

Florida’s tech sector turning virtual dreams into successful reality

A woman tries out a virtual reality demo created by Tampa-based HD Interactive. | Photo courtesy of HD Interactive

June 18, 2017 - 10:22pm

Career Path: From grad school dropout to Hollywood acclaim

Photo courtesy of Eric Boulanger

June 6, 2017 - 1:27pm

Delivery apps vie for a slice of Tampa, Orlando markets

David Osterweil, founder Fitlife Foods, says the Tampa company's customer service and unique menu stand out compared to national players entering the Florida market. | Photo courtesy of Fitlife Foods

May 23, 2017 - 2:10pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Jim Koch

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In-car entertainment startup takes a backseat ride to success

From left to right, CEO Rob Flessner, VP of Sales Michael Dillon and CTO Eugene Kurdzesau testing the Vugo experience. | Photo courtesy of Vugo.

May 9, 2017 - 1:08pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Suneera Madhani

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Career Path: From matchmaking to online puppy shopping

Greg Liberman with his dog Lucy | Photo courtesy of PuppySpot

May 2, 2017 - 4:34pm

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