Scaleup Services

At JumpStart, we work with diverse, ambitious businesses across a variety of sectors to unlock their full potential and grow aggressively; we offer equity investments, loans, market research, sales, marketing, talent, and growth planning. For manufacturing companies, JumpStart partners with MAGNET: The Manufacturing Advocacy and Growth Network. For over 30 years, MAGNET has helped grow small manufacturing companies through hands-on consulting services including engineering, commercialization, workforce, lean, and sales and marketing.

Experience

For more than a decade, JumpStart has been helping entrepreneurs grow their businesses by providing access to capital and high-impact operational assistance, including talent. Our team has the expertise and the connections to help you grow aggressively and sustainably.

Flexible Fee Structures

We know that fast growing businesses need to conserve cash. That’s why we structure our fees to offer maximum flexibility, including the ability to defer payment until pre-determined success milestones have been achieved.

Our scaleup experts offer a full suite of specialized services, including:

CUSTOMER DISCOVERY AND MARKET RESEARCH
We’ll help you research your potential market, develop a compelling value proposition to attract customers and validate your hypothesis with experts.
SALES & MARKETING SERVICES
From lead generation and product distribution, to websites, print collateral and digital marketing campaigns, our team can help you connect with your customers to close more sales and generate more revenue.
FUNDING STRATEGY AND INVESTOR READINESS
We’ll work to determine the best funding options for your business and help you make a favorable impression with investors.
TALENT ASSESSMENT, RECRUITING AND RETENTION
JumpStart’s talent specialists can help companies find, hire and keep talented employees, especially in hard-to-fill positions/industries.
GROWTH PLANNING
Our experts will help your leadership team make the plans, acquire the resources and set the key milestones you need to grow.

What Is A Scaleup?

If your business is three or more years old, employs between 10 and 100 people, earns more than $2 million in revenue and is cash flow positive (or close to it), it meets our definition of a scaleup.

Scaleup Team

Our Scaleup Team provides established small businesses a variety of resources and services to encourage sustained, profitable growth.

Consulting & Advisory

Greg Carlin
Greg Carlin
Venture Partner


Anne Richie
Venture Partner


Jon Grimm
Venture Partner

Kevin Berner
Kevin Berner
Venture Partner

Lee Poseidon
Lee Poseidon
Venture Partner

Marketing

Jaclyn Sommers
Jaclyn Sommers
Market Research Analyst

Katelyn Stiver
Katelyn Stiver
Marketing Manager

Freddie Coffey
Freddie Coffey
Digital Marketing Manager

Nick Worner
Nick Worner
Content Manager


Stef Misciagna
Digital Marketing Specialist

Ashley Newman
Ashley Newman
Designer

Talent

Dan Aerni
Dan Aerni
Director, Entrepreneurial Talent

Angie Kilgore
Angie Kilgore
Recruiting & Engagement Manager

Dave Thomas
Dave Thomas
Talent Analyst

Let’s Talk

We look for coachable leaders with a strong sense of urgency. To learn more about how JumpStart can help accelerate the growth of your business, complete the contact form below and a member of the scaleup team will reach out to you to set up an initial meeting.

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