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University of Florida Gator100 Applications Open Through October 29

Gainesville, FL – Join the University of Florida’s Gator100 and gain access to an incredible network of successful alumni business leaders and entrepreneurs across multiple industries. Each year the Gator100 celebrates the world’s fastest-growing businesses owned or led by UF alumni. Are you ready to join them?

The 2021 Gator100 celebrated companies from 19 industries, including construction and design, real estate, advertising and marketing, healthcare, and IT services. Of the 100 businesses, 75 were Florida companies and 14 were out of state, with headquarters in Texas, Georgia, and Colorado leading the way. Ernst & Young, Gator100 Independent Accounting Firm since the program’s start in 2015, calculates the rankings.

What can you expect if your company makes the list?

  • Prestige. Receive the coveted Gator100 award and an invitation to the 2022 Gator100 Awards.
  • Networking. Join an elite network of UF alumni business leaders and entrepreneurs representing the world’s fastest-growing Gator businesses.
  • Visibility. Receive media exposure across The Gator Nation® and within your industry outlets.
  • Recognition. Boost team morale and your business’s reputation with public acknowledgement of your company’s success.

Applications close Friday, October 29, 2021, at 11:59 PM (EST). Apply today for a chance to be counted among this group of dedicated and driven UF alumni.

View the full list of prior honorees and apply at


Contact: Missy Poole, (352) 392-5489,

University of Florida Alumni Association
The UF Alumni Association (UFAA) keeps Gators connected to campus and to each other. And with more than 450,000 alumni around the world, The Gator Nation® is truly everywhere. The UFAA supports alumni outreach, reunions, and awards programs for Florida’s flagship university. The University of Florida is ranked No. 5 in the most recent U.S. News and World Report’s list of public universities. For more information, see

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