• Tech Beach Talk: Digital Marketing Part 2 - Social Media and Automation

    Hellooo Tech Beach-ers! We are excited to announce the second Tech Beach Talk in our Digital Marketing Series. Join us on March 27th to hear from a panel of experts about how social media platforms and automation are being used for digital marketing. The moderated discussion will dive into how startups are successfully using social media to reach their audiences, and how businesses leverage automation to increase their digital presence. Stay tuned for more details and our announcement of the panelists!

  • Tech Beach & Refresh Miami - From start to sale: A night with BrightGauge

    From start to sale: How we built and sold our startup A night with BrightGauge Founders, Brian and Eric Dosal Join Refresh Miami & Tech Beach for a fireside chat with Brian and Eric Dosal, founders of BrightGauge Software. Learn how these Miami-natives and brothers launched their business in 2010 in San Francisco, moved the company to Miami, grew it to a 34-person team in 5 years before getting acquired in January of this year. Discussion will cover: Building a company out of Miami vs. San Francisco Growing a profitable SaaS business Why they ultimately sold What they’re up to now Agenda: 6:30pm – 7:15pm – Networking, drinks and light bites 7:15pm – 8:15pm – Fireside chat 8:15pm – 8:30pm – Audience Q&A About Brian & Eric Dosal: The Dosal Brothers, Eric & Brian, founded BrightGauge Software in 2010 out of the need for better reporting and analytics from their existing company’s systems. Born, raised, and living in Miami, FL, they first built BrightGauge out of San Francisco but rebooted and rebuilt the team out of Miami in 2013. Over the following 5 years they grew the self funded business from 4 a person team to a fast growing and highly profitable 34 person team before being acquired by, Thoma Bravo backed, Continuum. This is the second business started and sold by Eric & Brian, with the first being Compuquip Managed Services in 2012. The brothers are now focused on growing their legacy operating company, Compuquip Cybersecurity, as well as launching a new startup in 2019 named Strety. Parking: Parking is available for $2/hour at the Miami Beach City Garage, located 2 blocks from WeWork at[masked]th Street, Miami Beach, FL 33139. Special thanks to our event sponsor WeWork Photo/Video Disclaimer: Refresh Miami will be taking digital photography and/or videography throughout the event. The photographs and/or video may be used across our platforms, including our website, email newsletters, social media channels, Youtube channel, media releases, and marketing materials. Refresh Miami does not intend to use these photographs/videos in any manner other than for the purposes stated above. By registering for this event, you grant permission for Refresh Miami to use your photograph/video in this manner.