About GrowFL Florida Companies to Watch

GrowFL Florida Companies to Watch recognizes growing second-stage companies headquartered in Florida. Developed by the Edward Lowe Foundation, Companies to Watch is a unique way to honor the companies who demonstrate high performance in the marketplace with innovative strategies and processes, making them worth watching.

Since 2011, GrowFL has recognized 600 companies with this prestigious award who are making a positive impact on the economy and the communities in which they live.  Many of the past honorees have now grown their companies to stage 3 and stage 4 businesses employing more than 500.

The 13th Annual GrowFL Florida Companies to Watch is brought to you by Nperspective CFO & Strategic Services, in association with the Edward Lowe Foundation. Save the date! The awards celebration will be held on Thursday, February 29, 2024 in Orlando, Florida. 


Know a company you think should be recognized next?


Join the network of 600 past Honorees.


Valuable business exposure while supporting Florida’s top CEOs.


Celebrate with us! The event is open to the public.

Application Process

Nominations Open

May 5

Applications Open

May 31

Finalists Announced


Honorees Announced