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GAIN UnPlugged with Randy Scott, Partner, Sofinnova HealthQuest Capital! Stakeholders event! at CYM coffee shop in private room

December 18, 2014 from 3pm to 4pm
The first 8 GAIN Stakeholders have an opportunity to attend the December 18th GAIN UnPlugged. Please RSVP directly to Lee May at leemay@gainnet.org.Randy Scott, Partner, Sofinnova HealthQuest CapitalRandy is a Partner with HealthQuest Capital. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, HealthQuest Capital invests capital for commercial launch or expansion to innovative companies in the healthcare field, including medical devices, diagnostics, consumer health and healthcare IT.Prior to moving into venture capital, Randy was a successful medtech entrepreneur. He founded NovaMin Technology Inc. , grew the company and remained as CEO through its sale to GlaxoSmithKline. NovaMin commercialized a new active ingredient for OTC and prescription dental products. Prior to NovaMin, Randy served as President of USBiomaterials Corp., leading the company from near-insolvency to profitability. Randy began his career in brand management for Procter & Gamble. He left P&G to work on the early management…See More
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Christine S. Urban commented on GAIN's group Startup Quest Mentors
"Make sure to get your application in to present at this year's Florida Venture Forum in late January.  Deadline is Dec. 30!  "
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Christine S. Urban commented on GAIN's group Startup Quest Graduates
"Make sure to get your application in to present at this year's Florida Venture Forum in late January.  Deadline is Dec. 30!  "
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Lee May liked GAIN's blog post Innovation Florida-Crash Course Pinellas
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GAIN UnPlugged with Randy Scott, Partner, Sofinnova HealthQuest Capital! Stakeholders event! at CYM coffee shop in private room

December 18, 2014 from 3pm to 4pm
The first 8 GAIN Stakeholders have an opportunity to attend the December 18th GAIN UnPlugged. Please RSVP directly to Lee May at leemay@gainnet.org.Randy Scott, Partner, Sofinnova HealthQuest CapitalRandy is a Partner with HealthQuest Capital. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, HealthQuest Capital invests capital for commercial launch or expansion to innovative companies in the healthcare field, including medical devices, diagnostics, consumer health and healthcare IT.Prior to moving into venture capital, Randy was a successful medtech entrepreneur. He founded NovaMin Technology Inc. , grew the company and remained as CEO through its sale to GlaxoSmithKline. NovaMin commercialized a new active ingredient for OTC and prescription dental products. Prior to NovaMin, Randy served as President of USBiomaterials Corp., leading the company from near-insolvency to profitability. Randy began his career in brand management for Procter & Gamble. He left P&G to work on the early management…See More
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Mary Ellen Springer commented on GAIN's group Startup Quest Graduates
"Today, Monday Dec 15, is last day for Eff date Jan 1 for 2015 Health Insurance!  Call me 813-815-0552 or 727-243-0653 cell for Free Consult. Licensed Broker, Mary Ellen Springer"
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Lee May posted an event

GAIN UnPlugged with Randy Scott, Partner, Sofinnova HealthQuest Capital! Stakeholders event! at CYM coffee shop in private room

December 18, 2014 from 3pm to 4pm
The first 8 GAIN Stakeholders have an opportunity to attend the December 18th GAIN UnPlugged. Please RSVP directly to Lee May at leemay@gainnet.org.Randy Scott, Partner, Sofinnova HealthQuest CapitalRandy is a Partner with HealthQuest Capital. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, HealthQuest Capital invests capital for commercial launch or expansion to innovative companies in the healthcare field, including medical devices, diagnostics, consumer health and healthcare IT.Prior to moving into venture capital, Randy was a successful medtech entrepreneur. He founded NovaMin Technology Inc. , grew the company and remained as CEO through its sale to GlaxoSmithKline. NovaMin commercialized a new active ingredient for OTC and prescription dental products. Prior to NovaMin, Randy served as President of USBiomaterials Corp., leading the company from near-insolvency to profitability. Randy began his career in brand management for Procter & Gamble. He left P&G to work on the early management…See More
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Sauraj Jha is now a member of GAINnet
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Sean C McCoy is now friends with Dr. Claudia Milz, MBA and Mary Ohlfs
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"Urgent requirement: Looking for a DBA with 3 years Microsoft SQL Server 2008 experience. Please contact me asap"
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Eva Del Rio posted a blog post

Why that First Interview-Scheduling Phone Call Matters

If you are job-hunting -or know someone who is- read this and pass it on.. HR Column by Eva Del RioSee More
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Lee May commented on GAIN's blog post Patent Workshop and Social Hour
"Absolutely the very best patent workshop I have ever attended! For those of you who missed it, I am sorry )-:"
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Lee May liked GAIN's blog post Patent Workshop and Social Hour
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Cris Johnsrud posted a status
"Many thanks to GAIN and the Tech Toy Box for putting on the IP workshop at Vello's Tuesday----Scott Davidson was amazing!"
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Alex Theodore is now friends with Roger Swanger and Yongseok Jang
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All-women startup competing in Global Startup Battle's Women Track

Started by Michelle Lawson in GAINnet Dec 1. 0 Replies

Hello all!myGREEK is a women-founded startup in Gainesville that is creating a web and mobile based communication platform for greek lettered organizations. We need your help to become a top 16 finalist in the global startup battle. …Continue

journalist

Started by Keith Long in GAINnet Nov 24. 0 Replies

In the internet age words are more important than they have ever been.Writing emails, blog posts, website comments, LinkedIn posts, word documents, etc. They are are an attempt by the business person to communicate their thoughts, ideas, words…Continue

SharpSpring is hiring! Open House November 13th!

Started by Lee May in GAINnet Nov 10. 0 Replies

SharpSpring Open House @ Palomino Pool RoomAdded by GAIN…Continue

Part-time Administrative Assistant for GAIN

Started by Lee May in Job Board Oct 28. 0 Replies

Administrative Assistant to Executive Director The Gainesville Area Innovation Network (GAIN) --a membership organization of the innovation community whose mission is to inspire, connect and educate- is looking for an individual with administrative…Continue

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Innovation Florida-Crash Course Pinellas

Posted by GAIN on December 15, 2014 at 10:34am 0 Comments

Why that First Interview-Scheduling Phone Call Matters

Posted by Eva Del Rio on December 12, 2014 at 7:13am 0 Comments

If you are job-hunting -or know someone who is- read this and pass it on.. HR Column by Eva Del Rio

Startup Career Fair

Posted by GAIN on December 10, 2014 at 10:10am 0 Comments

Recently we were part of the Startup Career Fair in UF's Reitz Union. Thanks for all of those who showed up :)…

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