Mentoring Matters

Often the most valuable advice comes from someone who has already been down the road you are traveling. Good mentors help entrepreneurs get their businesses started faster and grow them more successfully while avoiding common mistakes along the way.

JumpStart’s Burton D. Morgan Mentoring Program matches entrepreneurs with experienced mentors, who donate their valuable time because they believe supporting the next generation of great business leaders is the key to a vibrant economy.

The Burton D. Morgan Mentoring Program

Burton D. Morgan mentors draw from their vast business experience to help entrepreneurs start and grow their companies.

Through JumpStart’s Burton D. Morgan Mentoring Program, successful Northeast Ohio entrepreneurs and executives share their knowledge, experience and expertise.

The program provides advice and critical experience in areas such as sales, marketing, venture capital fundraising, board formation/management and human resources.

Ideal candidates for the program include companies with high-growth potential and large-market opportunities, ranging from pre-revenue to cash-flow positive.

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Click here to access a techstars resource on how to make the most of your mentoring relationships and meetings.

In Their Own Words

“My mentors have helped me to hire, fundraise, approach customers, and even define new business models. We’ve been working together for almost two years now, and I hope we continue for years to come.”

Onas Bolton, Mentee

“This program is essential for the growth and sustainability of Northeast Ohio by creating business opportunities and local jobs.”

Brian Bloom, Mentor