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Nov 14, 2012, 09:57 ET

JumpStart Invests $250,000 in AMVONET

AMVONET (www.amvonet.com), a software company whose distance-learning technology has the potential to make education more accessible and...

Oct 10, 2012, 10:30 ET

What's Next, Northeast Ohio? Entrepreneur Expo Looks at Region's Next Generation of Companies

 In Akron, an ultra-sticky, heat-conducting material modeled after a gecko's natural abilities could be the answer to cooling compact...

Oct 04, 2012, 09:00 ET
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Leading Kids Educational Game Company Launches Online & Mobile Learning Adventures Featuring DreamWorks Animation Franchises

JumpStart® today announced that it is developing online and mobile learning adventures for kids featuring well known animation franchises...

Oct 03, 2012, 14:30 ET

Northeast Ohio Organizations Receive International Recognition for Economic Development Approaches

 The International Economic Development Council (IEDC) has recognized the transformative work of Northeast Ohio economic development...

Sep 17, 2012, 10:30 ET

Greater Cleveland Companies Attract Nearly $1 Billion

 Between 2007-2011, 226 Greater Cleveland companies collectively attracted $961 million from venture capitalists and angel investors, according...

Sep 05, 2012, 08:15 ET

Oncology Rehab Partners and Training JumpStart Team Up to Deliver an e-Learning Portal for Medical Professionals in Oncology Rehabilitation

 Oncology Rehab Partners (ORP) announces that 1200 participants at over 55 medical institutions have signed up for ORP's STAR Program...

Jul 31, 2012, 10:00 ET

JumpStart Invests $250,000 in Enforcer eCoaching

 Enforcer eCoaching, Inc., an email-based health coaching company offering a series of interactive, personalized wellness programs, has...

Jun 27, 2012, 08:30 ET

JumpStart Global Advisors Expands into Latin America Through an Alliance with Access Latin America

 A new alliance between New York-based JumpStart Global Advisors (www.jumpstartglobal.com) and Access Latin America...

Jun 25, 2012, 14:00 ET

Northeast Ohio Startups are Making Dollars and Sense

 Tech-based startups that receive early support from mentors, advisors and investors are showing themselves to be significant contributors to...

Jun 13, 2012, 14:00 ET

JumpStart Receives $250,000 Grant from Surdna

 The Surdna Foundation has awarded a $250,000 grant to Cleveland-based nonprofit venture development organization JumpStart, Inc. for its...

Jun 07, 2012, 08:28 ET

Southern California CEO Making People's Dreams Come True For A Dollar!

VENTURA, Calif., June 7, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The CEO of Dream To Be Fit is announcing her personal campaign to help people realize their...

Jun 05, 2012, 15:00 ET

JumpStart Invests $250,000 in GenomOncology

Nonprofit venture development organization JumpStart Inc. (www.jumpstartinc.org) has committed $250,000 to GenomOncology (www.genomoncology.com), a...

May 22, 2012, 14:30 ET

Charter One Launch100 Leadership Circle Recognized

 Today, nine Northeast Ohio entrepreneurial companies were recognized as inaugural members of the Charter One Launch100 Leadership Circle in...

Apr 10, 2012, 07:45 ET

Training JumpStart Announces Full Multilingual Support in Any Language

 The comprehensive hosted e-learning software system for managing and delivering online training and testing on demand, the Training...

Apr 05, 2012, 09:30 ET

JumpStart Invests $250,000 in Life Core Technologies, LLC

Nonprofit venture development organization JumpStart Inc. has committed $250,000 to Life Core Technologies (www.lifecoretech.com), a...

Mar 27, 2012, 10:21 ET

Swedish and Nordic Companies Encouraged to Invest and Internationalize into U.S. Market at JumpStart Global Advisors Conference in Stockholm

U.S. Ambassador to Sweden Mark Brzezinksi said the time is right for Swedish companies to invest in and establish their businesses in the...

Feb 15, 2012, 09:00 ET

JumpStart Invests $250,000 in ADAP Nanotech, LLC

Anyone who has ever held a hardworking smartphone or laptop understands that electronics generate heat. Consumer demand for smaller, lighter, and...

Feb 14, 2012, 09:00 ET

JumpStart Invests $250,000 in Milo Biotechnology

 Milo Biotechnology will receive $250,000 from JumpStart Inc., a nonprofit investing intensive business assistance and some capital into early...

Feb 13, 2012, 08:30 ET

JumpStart Global Advisors Expands into Nordic Market Through Partnership with Stockholm-based Comvision and Corepro

 A new alliance between New York-based JumpStart Global Advisors (www.jumpstartglobal.com) and Comvision AB in cooperation with...

Feb 07, 2012, 10:00 ET

JumpStart to Promote Entrepreneurship in 20 New Cities With $1 Million in Support From Knight Foundation

 A $1 million challenge grant announced today will help JumpStart Inc. (www.jumpstartinc.org) bring a new model for engaging residents in...