2020 Best Tech Startups in St. Petersburg

Powered by CrunchbaseThe Tech Tribune staff has compiled the very best tech startups in St. Petersburg, Florida. In doing our research, we considered several factors including but not limited to:

  1. Revenue potential
  2. Leadership team
  3. Brand/product traction
  4. Competitive landscape

Additionally, all companies must be independent (unacquired), privately owned, at most 10 years old, and have received at least one round of funding in order to qualify.

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1. LumaStream


Founded: 2009

Also honored in:

“LumaStream is an LED lighting company that has created a better way to manage low voltage power distribution, providing the most sustainable and intelligent LED lighting solutions on the market today. We saw an inherent weakness in the industry’s current approach and resolved it.

Energy Efficiency Beyond the Bulb

After seven generations, the lighting industry has finally moved on from the incandescent light bulb. While letting go of the old ‘arc and spark’ is a step towards a greener future, there is more work to be done beyond the bulb.”

2. SavvyCard


Founded: 2011

Also honored in: 2019 Best Tech Startups in St. Petersburg

“SavvyCard® is a SaaS platform that enables organizations and individuals to rapidly and inexpensively deploy mobile engagement tools and systems. SavvyCard’s proprietary platform enables the creation of branded mobile web apps so every brand, person, product, service and cause can engage with consumers through smartphones and tablets – effectively, quickly and inexpensively. With SavvyCard, users can readily share and refer people, products, places, events and services they love, and businesses can build and own direct relationships with their customers.”

3. Intrinio


Founded: 2010

“Intrinio is a financial data company on a mission to power fintech innovation by providing affordable, high-quality data to developers and engineers from fintech companies, large institutions, hedge funds, startups, and universities.

The Intrinio platform consists of an application programming interface (API) supported by over 200 types of financial data feeds that can be easily integrated into applications, websites, widgets, algorithms, and other financial tools. Learn more at”

4. RxLive


Founded: 2017

“Rx Live is a concierge telehealth service that connects patients and expert pharmacists in a secure, private and personal way.”

5. Simply Reliable, Inc.


Founded: 2012

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“Simply Reliable was founded on the principal that in order to be successful a business needs a process and that process is best delivered through software. The software must embody best practices and proven repeatable processes to ensure the end client experience is leveraged to it maximum performance. By this methodolgy the business will serve its owners with sustainable profitability, provide a comfortable and growth oriented workplace, and a brand the consuming business or person wants to work with.

Simply Reliable provides two product lines; SmartOffice, a cloud based business process solution designed for trades based small businesses and Design Machine, a patented Windows based design software that automates the process of creating design, documentation and drawings necessary to the completion of projects.”

6. Eat Cheap

Eat Cheap

Founded: 2018

“Eat Cheap is the local guide to the best food & drink deals. Eat Cheap collects the best deals and lists them by day and meal type. We rely on our users to crowdsource new deals and to keep our deals up to date.”