Real Economic Impact

JumpStart manages the Northeast Ohio Entrepreneurial Signature Program Network, a collaborative group of 15 organizations, supported largely by the Ohio Third Frontier, who work together to help entrepreneurs access the tools they need to succeed.

Collectively, this network has helped nearly 1,000 early-stage entrepreneurs obtain the space, investment, advice, support and connections they need to raise nearly $1.7 billion in additional risk capital, generate more than $1 billion in revenue and create more than 10,000 total jobs.

Overall, companies assisted by our network have generated $1.6 billion  in cumulative economic impact for the state of Ohio



Since 2004

Has been invested in Northeast Ohio companies by U.S. angel investors and venture capitalists.
In Northeast Ohio have been funded by angel investors and venture capitalists.
Of these companies received some form of assistance from the Northeast Ohio ESP Network.
success stories

Real Results

Northwest Pennsylvania

Richland County, OH

Embrace Pet Insurance

Northeast Ohio



Hartford, CT

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Venture Capital Reports



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