Meet the


On-staff mentors and an environment of knowledgeable tenants to grow together


Who Are We?

We are entrepreneurs, dreamers, creatives, builders, idea mavens, thinkers, doers, leaders and visionaries. WE ARE DRIVEN. We are people who don’t need boxes to think inside or outside of. We have a company, clients, and excitement. We’ve started… and we now realize we need help from those that have been here before. We, in return, will help others grow their futures.

Founders Talks

Each month Co:Lab invites a seasoned entrepreneur to discuss their area of expertise. They cover their ups and downs and give insightful advice for young entrepreneurs. These are folks that have been there, done that, and as a result have something we can all learn. These are open to all our member companies and alumni.

Taco Thursday

Is it a verb? A noun? Does it leap tall buildings? No, it’s just a thing we do the first Thursday of each month. People, friends, coworkers, fans of different teams all brought together in peace by tacos and Thursdays.


Every company, at many stages throughout their existence, needs the help and input of a mentor. And our members are no different. Through Co:Lab you will have access to many successful entrepreneurs and business leaders from the greater Pensacola area whose expertise includes marketing, legal, accounting and human resources.

We also have mentors, staff and policy board members that can help analyze your growth needs and assist with the development of your goals and benchmarks, finances and business planning.



  • Scott Luth

    CEO - FloridaWest
  • Patrick Rooney

    Interim Director