Bo Megginson, Managing Partner for the Gold Coast Angel Investors, joins Karen Rands again to share exciting news about the growth in the entrepreneur and investor ecosystem in South Florida. In 2 years since inception, and amidst the black swan of a worldwide pandemic, Gold Coast Angel Investors has invested in 7 companies in multiple industries: IT-enabled healthcare, artificial intelligence, automotive tech, pet products and industrial services.  Bo explains the impact the exodus of investors and entrepreneurs from the NE and Westcoast to the greater Miami area has benefited GCAI with greater access to capital and market intelligence.  Bo & Karen also discuss the diversity of South Florida and how that is a strength in their access to quality deal flow and access to capital to grow the entrepreneur community. 

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