Ocoos in the News

2014

Apr
05

Ocoos Announces Breakout First Quarter


In its first quarter out of beta mode with a public release of the Ocoos cloud-based internet platform, Ocoos announces breakout performance for Q1 2014.

Full Article at Ocoos

2013

Nov
20

Power Plant Graduates Anchor Tenant


Ocoos, the first start-up company to enter the Power Plant Business Incubator, will graduate from the facility on November 30. Founded in 2011, Ocoos offers a cloud-based platform which allows small businesses to create a web presence with mobile, e-commerce, CRM, analytics and scheduling capabilities.

Full Article at OcalaCEP.com


Nov
19

Ocoos and Gateway Radio Commercial by Tom Ingram, CEO of Gateway Bank




Nov
17

Alliance of bank, tech start-up, targets small business


An Ocala bank and the tech start-up that was the first firm to come through the Power Plant incubator are teaming up to offer small-business owners advice on financial matters and help increase their presence on the Internet.

Full Article at Ocala.com


Nov
16

Coming out of the closet…


There are many platforms to choose from and all of them can lighten the administrative burden and allow you to focus your time on growing your business....Ocoos.com – Their platform can be adapted to fit most small businesses.

Full Article at Ocala.com


Sept
19

Business Start up


Growing your Start-up can bring great joy and even challenges can become exciting to resolve, but learning efficient time management and making effective office management decisions, are skills that if not learned quickly can slow down business growth.

Full Article at Business Nature


Apr
25

Ocala / Marion County, FL Featured on Today In America with Terry Bradshaw




Feb
04

The Internet: Is There a Way it Can Actually Generate Jobs?


A White Paper by Dr. Rahul Razdan, CEO of Ocoos.com, describing how the Internet can effectively decrease unemployment rates.

Full Article at PR Web


Jan
17

New Company Looking to Help Small Businesses Take on the Web, Starts with the Basics


Working with Workforce Florida and Re-View Business Strategies, Ocoos is offering a FREE seminar where these and other digital marketing terms will be explained in a practical lab oriented style. For those who would like to learn more, there will be an opportunity to take deeper classes (201 and 301) in the area of digital marketing where there is a potential for 100% reimbursement for the course costs from Workforce Florida. All the courses are certified.

Full Article at Miami Herald

2012

Nov
01

Ocoos and the Ocala Power Plant Business Incubator


The life of Ocoos and the Ocala Power Plant Business Incubator have been deeply intertwined. The story begins in late 2010, when Jaya Baillie, the CEO of the Ocala/Marion County Chamber, asked Dr. Rahul Razdan to join the Ocala Power Plant Incubator board.

Full Article in Innovation Ocala


Oct
10

Ocoos Attracts Former CEO of Advanced Micro Devices to Board


Dirk Meyer, past CEO of AMD, joins the board of Ocoos.com, an Internet start-up company aiming to become the "Amazon for Services"

Full Article at PR Web


Oct
01

Ocala Magazine Q & A: e-Business with Ocoos


Jaye Baillie, President and CEO of Ocala Magazine, does a Q & A with Ocoos co-founders Daniel Sosa and Ryan McCabe.

Full Article at PR Web


Sept
01

Power UP - Ocoos in Ocala Magazine


It was through the Ocala Power Plant and Ocoos that Gallegos met the right people to help him set up a presentation for possible buyers. (Page 40)

Full Article in Ocala Magazine


Jul
24

Ocoos to Demo Latest Technology to Business Incubator & Chamber of Commerce


The Ocoos team has been pulling many late nights the past few weeks in preparation for their highly anticipated release.

Full Article at Ocala Power Plant


Jun
21

Ocoos Announces the First White Paper Describing the Challenges and Potential Solutions for Small Service Businesses


In a White Paper written by Ocoos, the complexities of moving small service business to the web are discussed in further detail, and an outline for a solution is presented. Read the White Paper by Ocoos here: "Small Service Providers and the Digital Age"

Full Article at PR Web


May
14

Ocoos Attracts former PWC Managing Partner and General Electric Senior Executive to Board


Ronald Barris, a seasoned executive focused on strategy consulting has joined the board of Ocoos. Mr. Barris is a Founding Partner in Barris Lotterer Management Consulting (BLMC) specializing in High Technology Operations and Strategy, with a focus on the Product Development and Product Fulfillment Processes.


May
02

Institute for the Commercialization of Public Research Matches Private Investment in Ocala Company


The Institute for the Commercialization of Public Research (the Institute) announced today that it has finalized a funding agreement with Ocoos, an early-stage technology company that has developed an internet marketing platform for small service providers.


Apr
30

Ocoos Announces the Release of Nearly 70 Service Offerings in the Adventure Tourism Industry


Ocoos.com, an Internet start up spin-out from the University of Florida, is giving small businesses the technology to advance into the age of the internet.


Apr
17

Former Procter & Gamble exec joins board of Ocoos


Mark Bertolami, a former top executive with Procter & Gamble Co., joined the board of startup technology company Ocoos.

Full Article at Business Courier


Apr
04

Ocoos Partners with University of Florida to Highlight Services Sector On-line


Today, Ocoos, a technology start-up company focused on promoting Internet commercial applications, announces a series of relationships with the University of Florida...


Apr
02

Energizing the Economy


Q&A with Jaye Baillie, President & CEO Ocala/Marion County Chamber of Commerce: A conversation with Rahul Razdan, CEO & Co Founder, Ocoos...

Full Article at Ocala Magazine


Mar
21

Tech Company Partners in Ocala to Highlight Services Sector Online


Florida Internet Firm Aims High to Promote Adventure Tourism in Florida, Beyond...

Full Article at Virtual-Strategy Magazine


Mar
14

UF Startup Revolutionizing Search Marketing


Ocoos, an Internet startup from the University of Florida, announced the release of their search platform for consumer use. The company helps consumers wade through "search" noise by building a subject matter specific platform which integrates content from services providers, noted experts, and social networking sources.

Full Article at Florida Tech Journal


Mar
13

Florida Start-up Revolutionizing Marketing for Small Service Providers; Adventure Tourism is Focus of First Product Release


Ocoos helps consumers and service providers break through the "search noise" with their technology...

Full Article at PR Web


Mar
12

Florida Trend Magazine: First Tenant at Ocala/Marion County's Business Incubator


Ocoos.com


Ocoos.com moves into Ocala-Marion County's new incubator


Full Article at FloridaTrend.com



Mar
06

Unplug and Get Active! 6 Ways to Get Moving This Spring Break with Ocoos


The kids are out of school for a week with nothing to do! Get them outside and away from electronics by taking part in family friendly activities right outside your back door. Great ideas to get your family outside and active without breaking the bank!

Full Article at PR Web


Feb
10

Ocoos Highlighted at 'Power Plant' Grand Opening


Marion County's first business incubator, dubbed the "Power Plant," went on line Friday amid hopes that it will become a key spoke in what local leaders say is downtown Ocala's emerging "innovation hub."

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Jan
18

Ocoos Featured in the Ocala Power Plant Intro





2011

Nov
30

Florida Atlantic University Highlights Daniel Sosa and Ocoos.com


“FAU Alumni Launches the Ultimate Marketing Resource for Small Businesses” 2012

Florida Atlantic University: Daniel Sosa and Ocoos.com



Oct
11

Ocoos in the Technology Spotlight


Technology Spotlight 10/11/11 “Ocoos.com”

“Amazon.com is popular because it makes it easy for customers to buy products. But there are some web designers in Gainesville who say there is no website that makes it easy for people to buy services. And they aim to change that.In the Technology Spotlight, Daniel Sosa of Ocoos.com describes to TV20′s David Snyder how a new website is designed to bring order out of chaos–and provide a venue for small businesses to flourish. ”


TV 20 Gainesville Oct 11th


Oct
11

October 10th, 2011 Newspaper Coverage


Gainesville Sun Oct 11th 2011


Gainesville Sun Oct 10th 2011