Tami Fitzpatrick CEO

What Is Startup Week?

Techstars® Startup Week Tampa Bay is a five-day celebration with over 100 events led by entrepreneurs, and hosted in Tampa Bay’s hottest entrepreneurial spaces. Each day is loaded with sessions to educate startups: legal, marketing, tech, etc. These classes are led by entrepreneurs who have been there and done that. This action-packed week brings thousands of entrepreneurs, local leaders, and friends together to grow our community’s unique entrepreneurial identity.


Ms. Fitzpatrick joins an all-star panel of local leaders to provide attendees with expertise and advice in various subjects. Gain insights from this startup powerhouse panel. From raising capital to building multi-million dollar tech startups, these inspiring business leaders will shed light on how to thrive as a founder in Tampa Bay.

Tami Fitzpatrick is founder and CEO of Entropy Technology Design. Entropy is a Florida certified Woman Owned Small Business (WOSB) startup that developed the NIMBUS™ threat detection technology. Their smart sensors and software platform create new and untapped data fields to provide advance warning and protection against severe weather, tornadoes and earthquakes, invasive drones and drone navigation, infrastructure mapping, and other security and public safety threats. 

Ms. Fitzpatrick’s professional background includes 25 years’ experience in small corporate management, public relations, international trade, with expertise in advanced technology development, product conceptualization, global sales and marketing. Appointed by the Florida House of Representatives, Ms. Fitzpatrick serves as Vice-Chair for the Florida SBDC State Advisory Board and also served on the Florida Chamber of Commerce Board of Governors and as their Small Business Council Chair.