St. Petersburg to Host and Participate in Tampa Bay Startup Week Events
ST. PETERSBURG, FL (February 10, 2017) - The City of St. Petersburg is proud to sponsor Tampa Bay Startup Week, starting Monday, February 13 through Friday, February 17. This is the first year the conference will host events in St. Petersburg, with more than 20 events happening on Thursday and Friday in the downtown area.
"We are proud to partner with Tampa Bay Startup Week and host events in St. Pete this year," said Mayor Rick Kriseman. "Coming together with our friends across the Bay helps our region get on the national map as a thriving entrepreneurial hub. We look forward to gathering with some of the most creative and innovative minds in our area during this week-long conference."
Events in St. Pete will be hosted at Station House, a co-working space and business club located at 260 1st Ave S, and at the Greenhouse, located at 440 Second Ave. N. Events are free to attend, online registration is required. The finale party for conference attendees will also be hosted in St. Pete at Nova535.
Tampa Bay Startup Weektm is a free five-day celebration with over 70 events that are led by entrepreneurs, hosted in Tampa Bay's hottest entrepreneurial spaces. The purpose of this event is to celebrate our community building momentum and opportunity around entrepreneurship. It brings thousands of entrepreneurs, local leaders, and friends together to grow our community's unique entrepreneurial identity. This is where Tampa Bay comes to build skills, meet incredible people, and launch successful startups. Learn more at https://TampaBay.StartupWeek.co.