About Us.

The Why

GrowFL is dedicated to support and accelerate the growth of second-stage companies throughout Florida, by providing their leaders with focused, efficient, and timely access to resources they deem important. Our programs provide connections with other second-stage company leaders, and to professional organizations whose expertise, experience, and products lead to the second-stage company’s continued growth and prosperity, resulting in the diversification and growth of Florida’s economy. Second-stage growth companies have at least 6 employees and $750 thousand in revenue and possess the intent and desire to grow beyond second-stage.

Vision & Mission

Vision: To be the preeminent resource and collaborative organization for Florida’s second-stage companies and their leaders.

Mission: Provide timely and focused strategies, resources, and support to encourage accelerated next-level growth for Florida’s second-stage companies.

GrowFL Guiding Principles and Values

  • We operate with a team-based approach.
  • We perpetuate a spirit of connectivity.
  • We advocate for the organization to promote partnerships.
  • We focus on the needs of the CEO to encourage growth and prosperity.
  • We are servant leaders.

Meet the Team

Tammie Sweet

Tammie J.
Sweet

President/CEO

Hannah Metevia headshot

Hannah
Metevia

Corporate community engagement manager

Paulina
McElroy

Event Management Coordinator

Consultants

Mike
Bobroff

Investor Relations Consultant

Stephanie
Kempton

System for Integrated Growth Team Lead

Steve
Quello

CEO RoundtablE Facilitator