It’s a given that Scripps is now a magnet for biotech expansion in Florida. Less realized is that the Scripps move alerted all venture capitalists — not just biotech investors but high tech, software and clean energy players — that there’s more to Florida’s entrepreneurial potential than meets the eye.
Digital Domain is bringing a $50 million, 150,000 square-foot animation studio to Port St. Lucie. You can expect solid job prospects for students of Full Sail in Orlando, for starters. Chances are, few of PSL’s current population will be immediately getting jobs as high-end 3D animators, but the city’s future is likely to be better because of this investment. Read the entire story here.