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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...

Dec 13, 2011, 08:30 ET

JumpStart Global Advisors Partners with 151 Ventures to Offer Sales and Channel Development Support for Mobile, Software and Technology Companies

 A new alliance between JumpStart Global Advisors (www.jumpstartglobal.com) and 151 Ventures (www.151ventures.com) offers mobile, wireless,...

Dec 06, 2011, 10:00 ET

Intelligent Mobile Support Receives $250,000 Investment

Intelligent Mobile Support (www.imobilesupport.com), a cloud-computing company connecting mobile employees to experts and information,...

Oct 26, 2011, 14:00 ET
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JumpStart Invests $750,000 in Three Northeast Ohio IT Companies

At the 2011 Northeast Ohio Entrepreneurial Expo and JumpStart Community Meeting, JumpStart CEO Ray Leach announced investments in three young...

Oct 12, 2011, 09:20 ET
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Experience the Entrepreneurial Effect October 25th

Entrepreneurship is leaving its mark on Northeast Ohio. High growth entrepreneurs supported by the JumpStart Entrepreneurial Network have raised...

Oct 06, 2011, 09:47 ET
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High growth companies based in Northeast Ohio are contributing significantly to the region, according to a Cleveland State University (CSU)...

Sep 08, 2011, 09:52 ET
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Barberton Adds New Resource for Entrepreneurs

Today, the Barberton Community Development Corporation (BCDC) in collaboration with JumpStart Inc. and with a significant investment from the...

Jul 27, 2011, 13:51 ET
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JumpStart Invests in and Provides Entrepreneurial Resources to Marketing Analytics Company

JumpStart, a nonprofit that invests in and assists high growth early stage companies in Northeast Ohio, announced an investment commitment of...

Jul 15, 2011, 13:30 ET

Canton Entrepreneur Launch Now Accepting Applications

The City of Canton, in conjunction with ystark! (a department of the Canton Regional Chamber), is pleased to begin accepting applications for...

Jun 28, 2011, 08:10 ET

Training JumpStart Releases Its e-Learning System Version 11.2

Training JumpStart LLC, Ltd. announced the release of major extensions and enhancements of its hosted software-as-a-service, the Training...

May 18, 2011, 07:40 ET

Think! Inc. Turns to Training JumpStart for Training Customers Online

Selected by Think! Inc. to address its customer training needs, a Think! Inc. private-branded Training JumpStart™ Portal was launched to...

Apr 26, 2011, 14:31 ET
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JumpStart Ventures Invests in Cleveland-based SPR Therapeutics

JumpStart Ventures, a nonprofit that invests in and partners with innovative, early-stage companies in Northeast Ohio, announced an investment...

Apr 07, 2011, 10:00 ET
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JumpStart CEO Ray Leach Named to NVCA Board, Brings Midwest Investing Perspective

Ray Leach, chief executive officer of JumpStart Inc., a Northeast Ohio-based nonprofit venture development organization, was named to the board of...

Feb 08, 2011, 00:01 ET
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JumpStart Ventures and Cleveland Clinic Invest in SironRX Therapeutics

JumpStart Ventures, the non-profit that invests in and partners with innovative, early-stage companies in Northeast Ohio, and Cleveland Clinic,...

Jan 31, 2011, 11:34 ET
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New JumpStart America Initiative Aligns with the Startup America Partnership to Accelerate Entrepreneurship Nationally

JumpStart Inc., a nationally recognized non-profit venture development organization based in Cleveland, announces the creation of a new national...

Jan 21, 2011, 00:01 ET
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$221 Million Invested in Northeast Ohio Companies in 2010

In 2010, 62 Northeast Ohio companies collectively raised $221 million from venture capitalists and angel investors, an increase of 121 percent...

Jan 04, 2011, 20:37 ET
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JumpStart Ventures Closes Year With Four New Investments, Bringing Total to Organizational High of 15 in 2010

JumpStart Ventures, the non-profit that invests in and partners with innovative, early-stage companies in Northeast Ohio, closed four investments...