Community Blog / Top 10 Startups in Jacksonville

Below are the most promising 10 startups that Mabbly predicts will boom the markets of Jacksonville, Florida:

1. Hashrocket

Hashrocket is a web development shop focused on Ruby on Rails and iOS design and development. They work closely with clients on design and development. They’re consultants that provide solutions after close analysis and ongoing collaboration with clientele.  

2. is a platform for television stations that takes their signal online, allowing them to profit from subscribers from all over the world.  Their mission is to change the way people watch TV, worldwide. aims to become the largest TV network in the world, available on the web.

3.French Fry Heaven

Scott Nelowet drove more than 5,000 miles on a 18-day food truck tour dubbed "Fries Across America", to build a company from the ground up. It resulted in hundreds of franchise leads for the company that specializes in over 50 flavors of gourmet French fries.

4. Inventory Source

Inventory Source provides data solutions on any website shopping cart platform using integrated automation services or custom feeds that can be created in any format. They will load client products and images, manage the price and quantity changes automatically, or help get items listed in more sales channels and marketplaces. They act as a plug-in IT Department or Supply Chain Manager for the customer.

5. 1st Option Insurance

1st Option Insurance specializes in finding ideal life insurance policies to protect family and business assets in case of an untimely event. Their goal is to save customers time and money on insurance. 

6. SportsYapper 

SportsYapper is an app that allows users to see what fans are saying and join the conversation about favorite teams before, during and after the action. 

7. KYN 

KYN is an accelerator team that works alongside startups to help them grow. Their design, development, product launch and manufacturing teams work full-time alongside each startup. They provide $35K in seed funding, and over $50K in tools and resources to help each startup achieve sustainability.

8. Sweet Pete’s Candy 

Sweet Pete's is an all-natural sweet shoppe. Their products do not contain any artificial colors or preservatives. Sweet Pete’s specializes in all natural, gluten free and vegan sweets.


9. BookItOut, Inc. connects car buyers and sellers without ads or spam. Their goal is to make the car shopping process simple and fun. By providing buyers and sellers of vehicles web-based solutions, allows buyers to browse large selections in a timely manner. Sellers can list their car for free and are guaranteed a cash offer within 24 hours.


ROBAUTO utilizes crowd sourcing and open source development to manufacture innovations in robotics. ROBAUTO is developing a patent-pending algorithm that helps humans understand the human-robot relationship. They utilize crowd sourcing and open source development to rapidly manufacture innovations in robotics.

Know any Jacksonville startups we should have included? Submit a comment below and we will consider it for our next list!


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