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Aug 05, 2015, 10:30 ET
President Barack Obama speaks at the first-ever White House Demo Day. During the event, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced the winners of their 2015 Growth Accelerator Fund Competition, including JumpStart, who received a $50,000 prize to launch a new core city accelerator program aimed at helping low-income and minority business owners in Cleveland.

JumpStart Receives $50,000 Prize at Inaugural White House Demo Day

Yesterday, President Barack Obama held the first-ever White House Demo Day, giving entrepreneurial innovators from around the country a chance to...

Jun 25, 2015, 11:30 ET
Stats at a Glance

253 Companies Generated More Than Half a Billion Dollars in Economic Impact and 1,490 Direct Jobs for Ohio in 2014

 Last year, 253 companies supported by JumpStart Inc. (www.jumpstartinc.org) and its partners in the Northeast Ohio Entrepreneurial Signature...

May 12, 2015, 13:08 ET
On June 17, JumpStart is teaming with many of its closest partners and collaborators for Startup Scaleup 2015, a  community event that will showcase the full array of resources available to entrepreneurs of all shapes and sizes across Northeast Ohio. The event will begin at noon in the heart of Cleveland's Gordon Square Arts District. For more information visit www.startupscaleup.org.

JumpStart's 2015 Community Event will be Held June 17 Kicking Off a Day Focused on Celebrating the Entrepreneurial Spirit in NEO

This summer, JumpStart is teaming with many of its closest partners and collaborators to create a community event that showcases the full array of...

Apr 24, 2015, 09:00 ET
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JumpStart® Launches School Of Dragons Expansion Pack - Icestorm Island

 JumpStart®, the leader in learning-based games for kids, today announced the release of Icestorm Island, the first-ever expansion...

Feb 18, 2015, 13:15 ET
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JumpStart® Brings Back Childhood Classic & Launches Math Blaster Game on Facebook

 JumpStart®, the leader in learning-based games for kids, today announced that it has launched its Math Blaster game on Facebook, bringing...

Jan 12, 2015, 10:00 ET

JumpStart CEO Ray Leach Named as Panelist for 18th Annual Rainbow PUSH Wall Street Project Economic Summit

 Fresh off his appointment to the newly formed National Venture NVCA Diversity Task Force, JumpStart Inc. CEO Ray Leach has been invited to...

Jan 10, 2015, 15:35 ET

Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities and Bauer Hockey help get kids across Canada outfitted and into hockey

Bauer donates $500,000 in equipment to Jumpstart to help get even more kids in the game TORONTO, Jan. 10, 2015 /CNW/ - Today, Canadian Tire...

Dec 17, 2014, 08:30 ET

Training JumpStart Streamlines Management of eLearning Businesses that Train External Firms

 Training JumpStart recently announced the release of version 14.1 of its Training JumpStart™ Portal, a hosted e-learning software system...

Dec 10, 2014, 08:45 ET

Training JumpStart Extends Customization, Branding and Personal Service to Revamped Mobile e-Learning Support with Version 14.1 Release

 Training JumpStart announces release 14.1 of its Training JumpStart™ Portal, a hosted e-learning software system offering everything you...

Dec 01, 2014, 09:20 ET
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JumpStart Launches New Brand Website To Serve As Hub For Its 52 Million Players Worldwide & Provide Easy Access To All Its Learning-Based Games

 JumpStart®, the leader in learning-based games for kids, today announced the launch of a new brand website at www.jumpstart.com to house...

Nov 25, 2014, 09:00 ET
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JumpStart® Launches Penguins Of Madagascar: Dibble Dash Mobile Game Featuring The Hilarious Super Spies From The Upcoming DreamWorks Animation Film

JumpStart®, the leader in learning-based games for kids, today announced the launch of its new mobile game Penguins of Madagascar: Dibble...

Sep 30, 2014, 09:05 ET
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JumpStart® Launches School Of Dragons: Alchemy Adventure

JumpStart®, the leader in learning-based games for kids, today announced the launch of its new mobile game School of Dragons: Alchemy...

Sep 03, 2014, 13:00 ET
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JumpStart Transitions to Microsoft Azure Scalable Cloud Technology

Today, JumpStart®, the leader in learning-based games for kids, announced a strategic alliance with Microsoft Corp. to transition its web and...

Sep 02, 2014, 09:48 ET
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National Football League and JumpStart® Kick Off Strategic Relationship With Launch of Learning-Based Games For Kids

The National Football League (NFL) and JumpStart®, the leader in learning-based games for kids, today announced a strategic relationship in...

Aug 06, 2014, 11:03 ET
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JumpStart's Signature Mentoring Program Adds Exciting New Talent

 JumpStart Inc. has named Mirifex Systems CEO and 2005 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Bill Nemeth as the Burton D. Morgan Mentoring...

Jul 31, 2014, 20:05 ET

Canadian Hockey Hero and Jumpstart Ambassador Jonathan Toews Supports Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities

TORONTO, July 31, 2014 /CNW/ - Jonathan Toews, two-time Olympic Gold Medalist and Captain of the Chicago Blackhawks, supports Canadian Tire...

Jul 30, 2014, 08:04 ET

JumpStart's Preferred Partner Program Launched with Thompson Hine as Inaugural Member

 Business law firm Thompson Hine (www.thompsonhine.com) has joined The JumpStart Preferred Partner Program...

Jul 18, 2014, 13:15 ET

Over 4,400 Kids "Get in the Game" Thanks to National Partnership Between Boys and Girls Clubs of Canada and Canadian Tire Jumpstart

Organizations Celebrate Early Success of National "Canadian Tire Jumpstart Get in the Game!" Pilot Program TORONTO, July 18, 2014 /CNW/...

May 21, 2014, 08:00 ET

Growing Greater Cleveland Companies Generate $424M in Economic Benefits

 An economic impact study from The Center for Economic Development at Cleveland State University's Levin College of Urban Affairs shows that...

Mar 26, 2014, 07:00 ET

Mentors Making a Difference

 In March 2012, JumpStart Inc. (www.jumpstartinc.org) launched a mentoring program to expand the nonprofit...