JumpStart Announces $250,000 Investment In Revenue Conduit

Growing Company Integrates E-commerce Stores With Digital Marketing Platforms To Help Online Retailers Convert More Site Visitors Into Customers Cleveland-based venture development organization, JumpStart Inc. has announced the first new investment from its recapitalized Evergreen Fund, committing $250k to technology startup Revenue Conduit. This growing company, headquartered in Akron, OH helps online retailers grow by

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JumpStart Receives $200,000 From Burton D. Morgan Foundation To Expand Scaleup Services Program

Program Designed to Help High-Potential Small Businesses Grow and Hire More Aggressively Longtime JumpStart supporter, Burton D. Morgan Foundation has awarded the organization a new $200,000 grant to expand on its work to help scaleup businesses in Northeast Ohio. JumpStart defines a scaleup as a business that is three or more years old, employs between

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JumpStart President Cathy Belk To Speak At “Conservative Thought And Sustainability” Forum In Conjunction With The Republican National Convention

CLEVELAND, OH – On Wednesday, July 20, JumpStart President Cathy Belk will speak at a forum showcasing leading conservative thinkers who focus on environmental sustainability. She will focus on how to build an economy of entrepreneurs and innovators. The event, organized by the American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC), will be held, 12:00 pm – 4:00

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270 Companies Generated More Than $1.4 Billion In Economic Impact For Ohio In 2015 And Have Created 2,313 Direct Jobs

Cleveland State Report Measures Yearly Economic Impact of Companies Assisted by JumpStart and Other ESP Partners in Northeast Ohio Last year, 270 companies supported by JumpStart and its partners in the Northeast Ohio Entrepreneurial Signature Program (ESP) generated more than$1.4 billion in economic impact for the state of Ohio, according to an annual report from The Center for Economic Development at Cleveland

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JumpStart Commits $1 Million To Support North Coast Angel Fund

Cleveland-Based Venture Development Organization Continues its Support and Commitment to the Country’s 5th Largest Angel Investing Group Recognizing the importance and impact of angel investment to the Northeast Ohio high-tech economy, JumpStart Inc. recently announced a new $1 million commitment to support the operations of the North Coast Angel Fund (NCAF) through 2022. With this

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JumpStart Mentoring Program Receives $1M From Longtime Supporter, Burton D. Morgan Foundation

Funds Will Help the Program Expand to New Businesses in New Sectors Late last month, Burton D. Morgan Foundation awarded more than $3.2 million in grants to promote entrepreneurship in Northeast Ohio, including $1 million over three years to JumpStart’s Burton D. Morgan Mentoring Program. The program was launched in March, 2012 as a way

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