Technology Incubator

Council of Professionals

The Council of Professionals is comprised of successful executives and serial entrepreneurs from the Tampa Bay area. These subject matter experts are passionate about sharing their real-world knowledge and experience to support the success of motivated entrepreneurs in the incubator.

The Council works with USF CONNECT leadership to support the success of the incubator and its clients' and recruit new companies. They meet regularly with incubator companies to assess their progress and set milestones, provide advice, and make introductions to other valuable contacts in their network. Members of the Council also present at educational seminars, providing a practical and unique perspective on various topics supporting business success and professional development.

If you have an interest in joining the Council of Professionals, please submit an interest form.

For more information, please contact:

Shannon Pastizzo
Program Director, USF CONNECT
813 974-2463