In 2023, JumpStart Ventures set a new record, surpassing 100 active companies and investing over $12.5M in 30+ companies in our portfolio.
Technology startups need capital to launch, grow and transform markets. For decades, venture capital has been plentiful, but not necessarily in Northeast Ohio. Most VC dollars are concentrated in a handful of markets that have grown over the years by [...]
JumpStart Ventures recognizes these challenges and aims to demystify the investment process through our new YouTube series: Demystifying Investing.
For many startups, raising venture capital is a sound funding strategy. Compared to financing your business through bank loans, personal savings or investments from friends and family, there are many benefits to securing VC dollars. Venture capital can provide [...]
I recently had the pleasure of sitting on a panel at the Three Rivers Venture Fair in Pittsburgh that focused on both the entrepreneur's and investor’s perspectives on how the best investors help startups through the tough times and [...]
Now that we are firmly in the New Year, it is time to reflect on the year gone by and what a phenomenal year 2022 was for JumpStart Ventures.
Over the past six months, JumpStart has invested $15.5M in 40+ companies.
Felux is transforming the traditional offline, trillion-dollar steel industry by digitizing the supply chain and empowering its customers to source, procure, ship, and finance products efficiently.
Over the past six months, JumpStart Ventures has invested in several Ohio-based tech companies, with new investment announcements coming soon.