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Healthcare Booming in Cleveland

Monday, November 29, 2010
Posted By Kerri Breen
It's been a great month for healthcare startups in the Cleveland area. FMI Technologies just announced that an investment group from China committed $18 million to the company (FMI Technologies receives $18 million equity investment). This investment is the largest source of investment capital into a local healthcare startup from any Asian investor.
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More Than A Spreadsheet, An Ecosystem

Tuesday, February 16, 2010
Posted By JumpStart Team
In late 2004, Lynn-Ann and I sat with our computers one night at a cafe at Cedar-Lee and put together a five year projection of how much additional capital the companies JumpStart would invest in might be able to raise. The first year showed $3 million. The second showed $6 million. We had benchmarked against Innovation Works in Pittsburgh, a phenomenally successful venture development organization;
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Wall of Warriors

Wednesday, September 02, 2009
Posted By JumpStart Team
In order to see what kind of robustness we (we=Northeast Ohio) have in the warrior entrepreneur front, I am trying to build a shortlist of the top innovation-oriented entrepreneurs in Northeast Ohio over the past thirty years. Here are my criteria for what constitutes a warrior entrepreneur.
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