Category Archives: Entrepreneurship

Gulf Coast Maker & Comic Con 2018 Fun & Successful!

Many thanks to all our great exhibitors and guests who joined us at Gulf Coast Maker & Comic Con 2018 on March 24th at St. Petersburg College-Seminole Campus! Over 2500 guests came in throughout the day to enjoy electric car … Continue reading

Posted in 3d printing, Art, Coding, comics, DIY, Drones, Entrepreneurship, fandom, Food, Gaming, MakerCon, Makers, Makers Festival, Makerspace, Metalsmith, Robotics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Welcome GCMCC Sponsors: USF Connect & the Florida High Tech Corridor

Each year, almost since the inception of Gulf Coast Maker Con, USF CONNECT and the Florida High Tech Corridor Council have shown their support for the inventive spirit that fuels our Maker community.  This year, they’re joining us again and … Continue reading

Posted in Entrepreneurship, Manufacturing, Science, Sponsors, STEM | Tagged , , , , ,

Meet the Maker: Wayne Rasanen, Inventor of DecaTxt

  My name is Wayne and I discovered a new way to help humanize technology. It starts by applying all standard keyboard keystrokes directly onto ten fingertips and using that design in a wide variety of creative ways. The alphabet … Continue reading

Posted in Entrepreneurship, Guest Blog, inventors, Makers | Tagged , , , ,

Gulf Coast MakerCon 2016 in Review

Gulf Coast MakerCon 2016, wrapped up Saturday, April 9, as our biggest and most successful event yet. The whole idea of the event is to create an opportunity to network and share skills, crafts, ideas, and innovations born and raised in our Florida Gulf … Continue reading

Posted in Entrepreneurship, Gaming, Gulf Coast MakerCon, Gulf Coast Makers Festival, MakerCon, Makers, Makers Festival, Makerspace, Robotics, STEM, Young Makers | Tagged , , , , , , ,

Meet the Future Makers: SeedRegion1

We’ve got several great networking and resource organizations joining us this year, all evidence of the growing community of Makers spanning both sides of our Bays, from Tampa to Sarasota.  SeedRegion1 is one of them. Kyle Nurminen, founder of SeedRegion1, is … Continue reading

Posted in Entrepreneurship, MakerCon, Makers, Makers Festival, Makerspace | Tagged , , , , , , , , , ,