About Us

The Hub of Miami Tech

Founded in 2006, Refresh Miami is the oldest and largest tech and startup community in Miami with over 16,000 members. With a mission to educate, inspire, connect and grow the South Florida tech and startup ecosystem; Refresh delivers Miami’s technology news daily, produces events with top-notch speakers in tech, curates introductions amongst its members, and hosts a job board and tech talent network. 

Refresh provides strategic partnership opportunities for companies looking to grow their presence locally, and plays a key role in convening leaders with a vision of making technology opportunities accessible to all.

Humble Beginnings

Refresh Miami started out as a handful of strangers talking tech over coffee at a local Starbucks, wanting to help other tech professionals get connected and grow their careers.

Today, Refresh Miami is synonymous with the #MiamiTech Movement.

Meet The Team

Brian Breslin, Founder
Maria Derchi, Executive Director
Nicole Vasquez, Chief Operating Officer
Nancy Dahlberg, Refresh Miami News Editor & Writer
Riley Kaminer, Refresh Miami News Lead Writer
Irwin Eguiluz, Senior Developer
Brittney Broaders, Account Manager

Get In Touch

For partnership inquiries, please visit our Partners page.

To contact the Refresh Team, please visit the Contact Us page.