Events

2016 Gator100 - Celebrating Entrepreneurship across the UF Campus

Gator100 Awards Gala

Friday, February 19th, 12:00 PM
J. Wayne Reitz Union Grand Ballroom

Join us as we announce the Gator100 rankings from #100 to #1 and pay tribute to the 2016 Gator100 honorees.

Sponsor a Table Purchase Tickets

If you need to RSVP or have questions about tickets and table sponsorships, please contact Michelle Helmer at (Gator100 at ufl.edu) or (352) 273-4967.

A Celebration of Entrepreneurship at UF

Pre-Gala activities leading up to the exciting event for Gator100 Honorees, faculty, students, sponsors and special guests. For information on Sponsorships, please contact Nola Miyasaki at (Nola.Miyasaki at warrington.ufl.edu)

5:30

Thursday, February 18th

UF Alumni Association Gator100 Welcome Reception
Sponsored by the UF Alumni Association
Champions Club at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium
By Invitation Only

7:30

Thursday, February 18th

Start-up Hour Welcomes the Gator100 – Downtown Gainesville
Monthly meet up for young entrepreneurs and innovators co-sponsored by CEI
The Bank, 22 West University Avenue

Friday, February 19th

Gator100 honorees will be recognized across campus as they have a chance to return to UF and impact the lives of students in their home colleges. Workshops and concurrent sessions focused on celebrating the Gator Entrepreneur will be presented.

8:00-9:00

Breakfast and activities for Gator100 Honorees hosted at their home colleges. By invitation Only.

9:30 – 11:30

Parallel Breakout Sessions by the Gator100 and for the Gator100, showcasing the best of Gator entrepreneurship and the entrepreneurial spirit across the UF Campus: Hough Graduate School of Business Classrooms

Noon – 2:00 PM

Gala Awards Lunch
Keynote Address by Senator Bob Graham
Honoring 2016 Gator100 Companies
J. Wayne Reitz Union Grand Ballroom

Purchase Tickets

Please take a look at our Sponsorship opportunities if you are interested in supporting the Gator100 events.

Hotel Information

Reitz Union Hotel Reservations

Reservation code: Gator100
352.392.2151
Location of Awards Gala Lunch & shuttles to all events

Holiday Inn University Center Reservations

Reservation code: Gator100
352.376.1661
Convenient to Warrington College of Business

Hilton UF Conference Center Reservations

Reservation code: UFG217
352.371.3600