Category Archives: Technology

Voce Communications Doubles Downtown Location

Voce Communications, one of downtown Winter Haven’s technology companies, is expanding their current location by adding 1800 more square feet of space. The company specializes in communications platforms for clients.  The local development team has grown from three employees to … Continue reading

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Strang Home Feature in New York Times

The Winter Haven Home of Carl and Sheryl Strang is featured in today’s New York Times. You can read the story here.

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Local Photographer Captures SpaceX Launch

Local amateur photographer captures this morning’s SpaceX launch — an new era in space exploration. Photo by Joffre Isturiz The photograph has been posted on the SpaceX web site.

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Parking Garage Appears in 30 Seconds …

In partnership with Everett Whitehead and Son, Inc., ePolk has released a video entitled “200 Days in 30 Seconds – the Construction of the Downtown Winter Haven Parking Garage.” The video was created from images taken by a Whitehead Construction … Continue reading

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Haven Blue Sky Accelerator to Host Grant Seminar

The University of South Florida Polytechnic’s SFP Blue Sky Incubation Program will host a seminar on the Florida High Tech Corridor Council’s Matching Grants Research Program Nov. 15 at 9 a.m. at Blue Sky East, 199 Avenue B NW, Suite … Continue reading

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Jessica James Wins iPad2 @ Economic Summit

Chamber  and Wal-Mart Award iPad2 Jessica James was one of twenty-two Polk State College students hosted by the attendees at the Chamber Foundation’s 8th Annual Economic Summit. Attendees reserve tables of six and two Polk State students join them at … Continue reading

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Chain of Lakes Collegiate High School: “Awesomer!”

Formal dedication ceremonies for the new 15,000 sq. ft. Chain of Lakes Collegiate High School were held this morning. Among the remarks shared at the event, Polk State College President Eileen Holden, Ed.D., noted, “We are, of course, very proud … Continue reading

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S. Todd Baylis: Polk Emerging Leader

Todd Baylis is a person that was a Silver Garland Award winner in mathematics, Valedictorian of his high school, graduated Summa Cum Laude from Florida State University — he holds a U. S. Patent for a method of establishing a … Continue reading

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Winter Haven Forms Economic Development Council

Winter Haven Business Leaders and City Officials announced this week the formation of an Economic Development Council (EDC) for Winter Haven in response to a year-long study by economic development consultants. Angeleu Economics recommended an EDC to help create jobs, … Continue reading

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WiFi for 16,000? Haven Tech Delivers Just That …

Roberts Named Network Architect for International Technology Conference Once again a Winter Haven-based technology expert is delivering tech connections on a national scale. Ryan Roberts served as Network Architect for the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) Conference, June … Continue reading

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