For Entrepreneurs

We provide valuable services and crucial investment capital to help grow businesses.

JumpStart is an active venture capital investor, helping entrepreneurs access the funding they need to grow their high-potential startups.

Our personalized business assistance is designed to help startups and small businesses overcome the obstacles standing in the way of growth.

Our structured programs fulfill specific needs for specific types of companies, while helping entrepreneurs focus on what really matters.

Upcoming Events

Wednesday
May. 29
Wine Down Wednesdays: Improving Healthcare through Human Interaction and Digital Innovation at Fitbit
Join us at the HIMSS Innovation & Conference Center to celebrate making it half-way through…
Friday
May. 31
4th Annual Financial Empowerment & Business Opportunities Conference
Phenomenal Woman Magazine proudly presents its 4th Annual Financial Empowerment and Business Opportunities Conference on…
Thursday
Jun. 6
Growth Opps 4th Annual Economic Outlook
Please join Citizens Global Markets Economist Nitin Gupta and Growth Opps President & CEO Michael…
Tuesday
Jun. 11
Cocktails with Cathy
An impactful summer series ignited with you in mind. This is not for everyone. This…
Wednesday
Jun. 12
Growing Your Business by Finding Your Niche
If your marketing isn’t working, it might be because you haven’t properly branded your business.…
Wednesday
Jun. 19
Startup Scaleup 2019
Join us for the fifth annual Startup Scaleup Northeast Ohio's largest single entrepreneurial event of the year--where…
Wednesday
Jun. 19
Future-Proofing Your Business with Technology
Technology is rapidly moving from a business enabler to the core of the business. New…
Thursday
Jun. 20
SBA Loan Information Seminar
Small business owners, as well as individuals interested in starting a business, can discover how…
Tuesday
Jun. 25
Network After Work Cleveland at Music Box Supper Club
Network After Work invites you to an evening out with other local business owners, entrepreneurs,…
Thursday
Jul. 18
SBA Loan Information Seminar
Small business owners, as well as individuals interested in starting a business, can discover how…
Thursday
Jul. 25
How to Write a Business Plan
Education on the importance of writing a good business plan, to use with lenders, investors,…
Thursday
Jul. 25
Caffeinated Ideas
Do you think you have a great business idea?  Or do you already have a…

Our Companies

From venture-backed tech startups to traditional small businesses, we work with hundreds of high-potential companies each year.