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After 11 years working with MRI machines, electrical engineer Rob Ladkani now uses his skills to advance the development of unmanned aircraft. Companies like Gainesville-based drone manufacturer Altavian provide unemployed and underemployed professionals with new career opportunities through CareerSource North Central Florida’s Healthcare Biomanufacturing Occupational & Technology Training (HBOTT). In 2011, three University of Florida…

NeuroNet Learning isn’t the average family business. Managing Director Jonathan Rowe was a graduate student at the University of Florida (UF) when he started the company with the help of his mother, Nancy, and brother, Gordon. Dedicated to learning enrichment, NeuroNet develops “learning through movement” programs based on neuroscience research. Rowe’s mother Nancy, a speech…