Fritz Eichelberger, Founder of HotSpaces.Net

Tampa Bay's oldest & longest running business & social networking group for all technology professionals.




Also CEO of FJE Enterprises Corporation - Providing Consulting & Recruiting services

Mike McAlpin, VP HotSpaces.Net

Bringing "Pure & Shameless" networking back to Orlando.



Pictures from "Pure & Shameless" Tech Socials



18 years of bringing together those involved in the Tech Community - Tech Professionals, Consultants, Entrepreneurs, Investors, Interactive Marketing professionals & many more


When: Wednesday, June 28, 2017, 5:30-8pm (1st Wednesday in 10+ years...too many great events on Thursday)

Where: Bar Louie, International Mall (most seem to have a good time here back in March 2017)

Who: Thousands of attendees from Tech & Interactive Marketing Communities across Florida have attended: VCs, CEO/founders, CIO, CTO, CMO, VP, BA, MCSE, SEO/SEM, PMP, CCNE, MCP, Managers, bloggers, social media experts, Mobile Developers, Architects, DBA, CTOs, SQA, Ph.D.s, BSAs, and many more initials....
  • Make connections at the longest running, Tech Community-focused networking event across Central Florida.
  • Attendees have always been surprised to find out how many peers they have in the community.  
  • It is amazing to see the changes of the local Tech community over the past 18 years. At the last Social, one attendee had recently sold their local Software Firm for close to $20M
  • Find out who is developing what software products, promote your mobile apps, can JavaScript be any hotter, new social media strategies, implementing new technologies, look for Beta users, Big Data initiatives, new SaaS / Cloud Solutions, etc.
What: Dress is casual, bring cards, ideas, business plans, and be ready to mingle. This is the first Tampa area "P&S" Tech Social outside of Blue Martini since 2002.  New location, non-smoking inside too! Hopefully, the entire inside and outside bar will be filled by our group. Happy Hour specials are from 4- 7pm & include:
  • $3.25 14oz drafts (48 taps)
  • $4.25 wine, entire wine list
  • $5.25 martinis from the handcrafted drink menu
  • ½ priced select appetizers: 11 food options!!
There are no fees to attend the "P&S" Tech Social; everyone just pays for their own food & drinks!