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Feb 12, 2013, 15:13 ET
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JumpStart® Launches Madagascar: My ABCs™ iPad, iPhone and Android App for Preschoolers

JumpStart® today announced the release of its newest mobile preschool game: "Madagascar: My ABCs™" available through...

Feb 06, 2013, 10:00 ET

JumpStart Invests $250,000 in Casentric, LLC

 Nonprofit venture development organization JumpStart Inc. (www.jumpstartinc.org) has committed $250,000 to Casentric, LLC (casentric.com),...

Jan 25, 2013, 10:00 ET

Growth Rate of Investment in NE Ohio Outpaces the Nation

Last year, 105 tech-based companies in Greater Cleveland  raised $201 million from venture capitalists and angel investors, according to...

Jan 15, 2013, 08:30 ET

Training JumpStart(TM) Portal 12.3 Adds Leading-Edge Support Features for the B2B and B2C Segments

Training JumpStart announces release 12.3 of its Training JumpStart™ Portal, a hosted e-learning software system for commercializing and...

Jan 09, 2013, 09:00 ET

JumpStart Invests $250,000 in Guided Interventions, LLC

 Guided Interventions, LLC, a startup company developing a product to help cardiologists better assess the physiological impact of coronary...

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...