2017 Gator100 - Celebrating Entrepreneurship across the UF Campus

Gator100 Awards Gala

Friday, February 10th, 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 2017 Gator100 honorees.

If you need to RSVP or have questions about tickets and table sponsorships, please contact Lindsey Farah at (lfarah at or (352) 392-1905.

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 Staci McDonough at (smcdonough at or (352) 392-0440.

Thursday, February 9th


Gator100 Welcome Reception
Sponsored by UF DBA Program
Emerson Alumni Hall
By Invitation Only

UF Post-Doctoral Bridge Program
UF Doctor of Business Administration


Start-up Hour Welcomes the Gator100 – Downtown Gainesville
Monthly meet up for young entrepreneurs and innovators co-sponsored by CEI
Location TBD

Friday, February 10th

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 - 9:30

College Breakfasts
Breakfast and activities for Gator100 Honorees hosted at their home colleges. By Invitation Only.

9:45 - 11:45

Entrepreneurial Experience Breakout Sessions & Gator100 Showcase, hosted by the Entrepreneurship & Innovation Center
Featuring Gator100 Honorees and showcasing Gator entrepreneurship and the entrepreneurial spirit across the UF Campus.
J. Wayne Reitz Union

12:00 - 2:00

Gator100 Awards Lunch
Honoring the 2017 Gator100 Companies
J. Wayne Reitz Union

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

Hotel Information

A number of hotels have provided Gator100 room rates. Please visit UFAA's Gator100 website for further hotel information.