GrowFL Regional Chapters

Northeast | Southeast | tampa Bay | East Central

Join a community of other second-stage business owners and senior leaders who share the same challenges and opportunities.

Participate in members-only activities such as chapter socials or leadership events.

Gain access to the GrowFL network which includes subject matter experts and mentors who have successfully grown their business.


Are you looking for a way to expand your network and gain new insights into business strategies? GrowFL chapter members immediately join a community of fellow second-stage CEOs and entrepreneurs near them (and across the state!) Operating in the Tampa Bay, Northeast, East Central and Southeast regions, GrowFL’s Regional Chapters meet on a quarterly basis to bring together like-minded individuals in the business community.

As a second-stage CEO or entrepreneur, you understand the value of connecting with others who share your drive and passion for success. By becoming a GrowFL member, you’ll have the chance to meet and connect with other high-level professionals, learn from their experiences, and gain valuable insights into the challenges and opportunities facing your industry.

In addition to networking, our events feature speakers who share their knowledge and expertise on particular topics relevant to you, or a CEO to share their secrets on how they’ve successfully scaled or sold their business. Planned by chapter leadership in each region, these events are designed to provide you with practical tools and strategies you can implement in your own business.

By joining the chapter near you, you will have the opportunity to connect with a community of successful entrepreneurs who are just as passionate about their businesses as you are. You will be able to tap into a wealth of knowledge and experience, as well as build valuable relationships that can help you expand your network, lead to new partnerships or collaborations, and grow your business. GrowFL’s community of second-stage CEOs and entrepreneurs are dedicated to helping each other succeed, and we invite you to become a part of it!


a network of leaders

  • Opportunity to attend both regional and statewide events
  • Access to year-round programming to further business growth
  • Ability to join the private members-only LinkedIn group to share news and updates, ask questions and connect with fellow members
  • Access to exclusive members hub with resources and exposure to trusted experts who are passionate about helping you grow your business
  • Discounted or complimentary registration at selected events

requirements to join:

  • CEO, president, or business owner recognized as a GrowFL Florida Companies to Watch Honoree.
  • CEO, president, or business owner of a second-stage company, which has 6-150 employees and $750,000 to $100 million in revenue.
  • An active GrowFL Corporate Partner.

Membership dues are $300 annually per member.  Those who are from qualified manufacturing or manufacturing-related companies, and who are also members of a Regional Manufacturers Association, are eligible for a 20% discount on membership dues.

Questions about joining a GrowFL Regional Chapter? Reach out to Hannah Metevia at [email protected] for assistance.