Thank you all for bringing in the Holidays with us at the LAB Miami!
Thank you all for bringing in the Holidays with us at the LAB Miami!
The LAB Miami’s exterior got quite the makeover, just in time for Art Basel! Felipe Pantone, the artist behind our new mural, is an Argentinian-born artist, active in the fields of kinetic art, installations, graffiti and design. . His style is characterized by the use of bold colors, geometric patterns and Op Art elements. Straddling… Read more »
Gluttonomy is an innovation agency that is reinventing the future of food businesses. Understanding the food business like no one else, Gluttonomy is able to build and implement concepts and business strategies for cooks, restaurants and brands. Not just a Food Marketing Agency, Gluttonomy has a strong background in Technology, Communications and Media, and they are truly… Read more »
The LAB celebrated #WellnessWednesday by welcoming Love Life Wellness Center to give members a taste of their holistic health center. Love Life Wellness Center is a center that includes almost everything related to holistic health. They offer daily hot Vinyasa yoga classes, health coaching, nutritional counseling, massages and other therapeutic services like, Reiki, cupping, and… Read more »
At the LAB, Ali Chaudhry and Jason Novick are working hard on a new version of their application called TaptoBook- have you heard of it? It’s an app that allows you to book last minute appointments at nearby salons, doctors’ offices, and even outdoor adventures. Most of the businesses where you can book last minute appointments… Read more »
Hello reader! My name is Carlos Crespo and I was the Social Media Intern at The LAB Miami from March till August 2016. This is my story of being the summer intern and why it turned out to be much more than just that. It was a very interesting experience finding this internship, as I… Read more »
Miami is a city known for glitz, glamor, and entertainment. From the beaches to the nightlife and endless shopping, many have characterized Miami as the “Las Vegas on the water.” Recently, Miami has been expanding its horizons as an emerging leader in the startup scene. In just over two years Miami has become one of… Read more »
Pablo Keller Sarmiento is one of three partners in a company called 2Screens which develops apps for television companies and production companies. Check out the video below to hear his philosophy on work ethic as an entrepreneur.
Santiago Acosta was born in Colombia in 1994, where he began to draw and tinker with his creative side at a very young age. He then moved to the great city of Miami when he was six years old. Santiago continued to develop his creative side when he moved to the US, where he then… Read more »
Fully stocked DARK DOG ORGANIC fridge located at The Lab Miami’s entrance. Welcome to Miami, the city that keeps the roof blazing! Behind all that blazing are the entrepreneurs and movers that make the city what it is, and behind them is a whole lot of energy. So to keep those creative juices flowing we’ve… Read more »
ESPN is the top international, multimedia sports entertainment company containing the largest collection of multimedia sports assets, owning more than 50 business entities. The company’s headquarters is located in Bristol, Connecticut and employs over 4,000 people (7,000 worldwide). 80% of ESPN is owned by ABC, an indirect subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company, while the… Read more »
Whiskey Films is a production company that produces TV Commercials specifically for the US Hispanic market also known as the USH market. Three partners from the same industry founded the company in 2009. Currently they have seven offices in South America and the United States including at The LAB Miami. Whiskey Films mostly caters to… Read more »
Raul Velazquez, left, office manager and coffee mixologist, Alfonso Martinez, center, co-founder of LiveNinja and chef, and Anthony Gomez, right, lead graphic designer and sous chef, are all smiles after an early Waffle Wednesday in the kitchen. (Leslie Ovalle, The LAB Miami Staff) Every Wednesday morning, the LiveNinja team opens their office to Miami’s creative… Read more »
Curiosity is an innate characteristic of humans. Because of this, new, creative technologies are being created everyday; but what inspires humans to make these new innovations? In his presentation at the LAB Miami, Franco Lodato, with The Miami College of Design, described nature’s role in creating new inventions in his latest Master Class hosted… Read more »
On June 14, Don Montanaro, the CEO of online brokerage and wealth management firm TradeKing, spoke at the LAB about his experiences building his company. TradeKing launched in Miami, and later also opened a location in Charlotte, NC. It was recently acquired by Ally Bank for $2.5 million. Don was born and raised in southern… Read more »
In today’s fastpaced world, we know that time is of the essence and convenience is key. We know that there are never enough hours in the day. Because of this, one company is tapping into a common chore that is both inconvenient and time-consuming. Wash My Whip is an app that allows users to get their car… Read more »
On Thursday, May 19, 2016 Luis Valenzuela, founder of The Creators Lab Miami, hosted a launch event celebrating their official opening at The Lab Miami- featuring artwork from Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) alumni as well as a panel discussion the affects of technology in the art and design industry. The panel consisted… Read more »
The creators of “EmojiSentiment,” Dan Jaramillo, left, Alex Vera, center, and Cameron Eckleberry, right, are all smiles at the conclusion of Wyncode Pitch Day IX, after their app is announced as the winner. On May 26, 2016 Wyncode Miami’s Cohort IX celebrated their graduation with a ceremony known as Pitch Day. The moment the students… Read more »
CPR – Cod, Pressed, Raw Tatiana Peisach’s juicing company CPR is based in Miami, arguably one of the worlds most health conscious cities. Her company name CPR stands for “Cold.Pressed.Raw” assuring that the consumers of her products are getting nothing but the healthiest drink possible. Tatiana’s message encompasses both self empowerment with a healthy lifestyle,… Read more »
Ivan Dynamo De Jesus, creator of Action Club, begins the meeting on Monday, May 16. A small and diverse group of people meets every Monday from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at The LAB Miami’s Idea Garden, each with a list of 150 life goals. An energetic wave of high fives begins to circle around… Read more »
On May 2nd The LAB Miami hosted its monthly speaker series, Brainfood, which invites prominent entrepreneurs to speak in an interview forum in front of LAB Members and the broader community. The past Brainfood featured Alberto Perlman, Founder and CEO of Zumba Fitness, a worldwide fitness craze and the largest branded fitness program in the… Read more »
Meet Sean McManus. In this video interview, Sean gives startup advice and talks on why he calls The LAB his home.
Artist, Justin Anthony Hysell, originally from Germany, installed his work at The LAB Miami this week for display and for sale. Justin’s theme used throughout his artwork is “love”, as he believes it is the solution to any obstacle in life. Justin worked as a carpenter for most of his early career, but it wasn’t… Read more »
In this week’s Member Spotlight we focus on Marshall Swatt, a valued member at The Lab Miami. Mr. Swatt is the former co-founder and CTO of Coinsetter, a bitcoin exchange platform. He co-started Coinsetter in March of 2013, alongside CEO Jaron Lukasiewicz. Mr. Swatt was originally working in New York for Coinsetter, but later relocated… Read more »
Meet Zak the Baker. In this video interview, Zak gives startup advice and talks on why he chose The LAB as his office space.
Meet Ian Michael Farkas, LAB Member and VP of the America’s for Local Measure. In this video interview, Mr. Farkas speaks of his journey coming to America, and how The LAB Miami has helped him create and grow a better business in Miami.
This week Wyncode started its 9th cohort since its conception in May, 2014. These students have enlisted in a 9 week intensive boot camp program in which they dive head first on learning the languages of the programming world. The program is offered in three locations, with their flagship location at The LAB Miami in… Read more »