Wave Sponsors

Community-driven organizations whose support furthers Wave’s mission

We appreciate our sponsors for their significant contributions to the growth of Tampa Bay’s tech startup community. The support of our sponsors help drive the success of Tampa Bay Wave and its tech startups.

Discover the Wave sponsors who support us as we help tech startups build, launch, and grow in Tampa Bay.

Economic Development Partner

Hillsborough County Florida

Federal Support

EDA
SBA

Pillars of Innovation Sponsors

Bank of America
City of Tampa
Florida Blue
Foley
Frontier Business
Nielsen Foundation
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TECO
Trenam Logo
Tribridge Logo
Valley Bank

Tidal Wave Sponsors

Hill Ward Henderson Logo
Mcintyre Thanasides
MyMatrixx
TriNet

Friends of Wave

Friends of Wave is a program designed to create a group of advocates in the community who support and help advance our up and coming Wave companies.

By becoming a member of Friends of Wave, you will help startups gain recognition, representation, and further the growth of these businesses by creating valuable connections in our Tampa Bay community. Being Friends of Wave will also help promote your business and potentially secure new clientele.

Caspars Company
Roundhouse Creative
TD Bank
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Alex Sink

Alex Sink

Founding Member

Kostas Stoilas

Kostas Stoilas

Founding Member

Rich Heruska

Rich Heruska

Founding Member

CHUCK PAPAGEORGIOU

Chuck Papageorgiou

DARCY RAYMOND

Darcy Raymond

Kenneth Young

Ken Young

Jim Gossett

Jim Gossett

Shane Needham

Shane Needham

Dina Vann

Dina Vann

Blake Casper

Blake Casper

Derek Pupello

Derek Pupello

Geoff Simon

Geoff Simon

Rich Mcintyre

Rich McIntyre

Anita Comacho

Anita Camacho

Doug Garis

Doug Garis

NasserHanif

Nasser Hanif

DerekSierra

Derek Sierra

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Erin Smith Aebel

Scott Winston

Scott Winston

Marty Traber

Marty Traber

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Patrick Traber

WChapman

Wendi Chapman

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Andy Swenson

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Chris Hunter

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Ben Gordon

Lance Raab

Lance Raab

Gerwait Todd

Gerwai Todd

Jim Gossett

Jim Gossett

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Tom Cardy

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Steve MacDonald

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Todd Belveal

Brian Deming

Brian Deming

Luciano Prida

Luciano “Lou” Prida

For more information on a variety of opportunities to support Tampa Bay Wave’s efforts, please contact us here.