VentureOhio is widening the path to success for Ohio entrepreneurs by improving access to capital and facilitating the growth of a robust and diverse statewide entrepreneurial ecosystem. We understand that high-growth companies are built by innovative entrepreneurs with access to capital and hands-on community resources. Our success is measured by increasing the amount of capital available to Ohio companies from across the world and the amount of local resources providing capital, connections and ground-level support.
VentureOhio’s number one goal is to ensure there is adequate capital available to support high-potential companies in Ohio. VentureOhio supports the creation of one or more Ohio-based fund-of-funds that prioritize the growth of early-stage companies.
VentureOhio will serve as a resource for Ohio’s entrepreneurial community, and promote and facilitate collaboration between economic resources, universities, state resources, and entrepreneurs
Ohio has the resources to foster great ideas and turn them into winning companies. Accessible mentors, a talented and loyal workforce, and innovative entrepreneurs creating lean startups make Ohio an ideal place to start and grow a company. VentureOhio is documenting Ohio’s entrepreneurial success story and sharing with with a national audience.
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