About Us

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What started as a meetup has evolved into a central hub for Tampa Bay’s startup activity. For over a decade, we have supported the growing tech-enabled ecosystem with our accelerator programs, coworking, events and more. We are a “for entrepreneurs, by entrepreneurs” innovation community working to make Tampa Bay’s tech environment stronger, and are fully committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion in every aspect of our organization and its programs and services.

Our Mission

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We drive opportunity & prosperity in Tampa Bay by helping entrepreneurs BUILD, LAUNCH, and GROW breakout tech companies.

Our Framework

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Tampa Bay Wave’s nationally recognized accelerator program empowers tech entrepreneurs to build, launch, and grow their businesses into successful ventures.

Build

We help early stage, pre-revenue startups turn their innovative ideas into tangible products.

  • Product Development
  • Product/Market Validation
CAPITAL OPPORTUNITIES
  • Seed Fund
  • Personal Savings

Launch

After developing and iterating on your product, Tampa Bay Wave helps its tech startups scale to start earning revenue.

  • Scalable Business Validation
SOURCES OF CAPITAL
  • Angel Investors

Grow

Tampa Bay Wave’s programs, tools, and resources help our tech startups reach their full potential.

  • Product Development
  • Product/Market Validation
SOURCES OF CAPITAL
  • Seed Fund
  • Personal Savings

Board of Directors

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Wave Staff

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