Florida-based technology firm celebrates the State’s high-performing manufacturers.

Winter Springs, Fla., September 30, 2020 – Tech Rage IT will be sponsoring the 2020 Florida Sterling Manufacturing Business Excellence Awards celebrating ten Florida-based manufacturing companies named as finalists.

FloridaMakes and the Florida Sterling Council collaborated on these statewide awards to recognize Florida’s high-performing manufacturers. The virtual celebration is at 5:30 p.m. on Oct. 1, 2020.

“We are thrilled for the opportunity to celebrate the success of so many role-model organizations in our state,” said Erica Martinez-Rose, CEO of Tech Rage IT. “These companies exemplify true excellence in their sector, and we congratulate all the finalists for their performance and growth.”

Tech Rage IT was also recently accepted into the FloridaMakes third-party provider network to help strengthen the State’s manufacturing sector. With ransomware attacks increasing 156% in Q1 2020 compared to Q4 2019, according to Beazley Breach Response, the company’s goal is to help manufacturing firms stay compliant, secure and efficient when it comes to their technology.

The UCF Business Incubator Client supports all facets of IT and specifically focuses on:

  • Managed IT
  • Managed voice systems
  • Project management and consulting
  • Government contracting

Click here to learn more about Tech Rage IT’s services for manufacturers or visit www.TechRageIT.com.


For more information, please contact:

For Tech Rage IT: Erica Martinez-Rose, 407-278-5664 ext. 102, Erica@TechRageIT.com.

For the UCF Business Incubation Program: Rafael Caamano, 407-408-4297 rafael.caamano@ucf.edu or Alan Byrd, Alan Byrd & Associates, 407-415-8470, alan@byrdconnections.com

About Tech Rage IT: Tech Rage IT is a woman-owned technology firm providing managed IT services and IT consulting to the frustrated, defeated and disappointed businesses craving more from their technology investment. Tech Rage IT, headquartered in Winter Springs, has been serving the area since 2015. Find more information about how Tech Rage IT is preventing Tech Rage at www.TechRageIT.com.

About the UCF Business Incubation Program: The University of Central Florida Business Incubation Program is a community resource that provides early-stage companies with the tools, training and infrastructure to become financially stable, high growth/impact enterprises. Since 1999, this award-winning program has provided vital business development resources resulting in over 300 local startup companies reaching their potential faster and graduating into the community where they continue to grow and positively impact the local economy.

With seven facilities throughout the region, the UCF Business Incubation Program is an economic development partnership between the University of Central Florida, the Corridor, Orange, Osceola, Seminole and Volusia Counties, and the cities of Kissimmee, Orlando and Winter Springs. For the 2017/2018 fiscal years, the activities of these participating firms have helped to sustain more than 6,725 local jobs and have had a cumulative impact of over $725 million on regional GDP and over $1.3 billion on regional sales. During the same period, the program has returned more than $12.00 in state and local taxes for every $1.00 invested in the program. In addition, for every $1.00 of public investment the firms also produced $118 of additional regional GDP and $226 of regional sales. For more information, visit www.incubator.ucf.edu.