The Ohio Innovation Fund is driving growth in the Ohio entrepreneurial ecosystem. We bridge the gap between Silicon Valley and the Midwest by amplifying our companies’ access to capital and experienced talent, while redefining growth expectations among our founders and CEOs. We are committed to supporting the next generation of groundbreaking technologies, companies and industries – right here in Ohio.
Partners have been involved in 13 exits, ranging from $100 million to $1 billion; creating cumulative market value in excess of $10 billion.
We select our investments from the top 5 to 10% of all Ohio emerging growth companies.
More than $12 in capital is co-invested for every $1 invested by OIF, a majority of which comes from investment firms based outside of Ohio.
Our experience is a resource, regardless of whether or not we invest. We look to help Ohio companies through meetings, introductions, referrals, and general advice.
OHIO INNOVATION FUND PORTFOLIO COMPANY UPDATES FOR APRIL 2018
When it comes to innovation, becoming an influential industry leader is on par with creating an unparalleled product, service or technology. Ohio Innovation Fund portfolio companies continue to make incredible strides in their respective industries and shake the game as they become key influencers.
The Ohio Innovation Fund has been instrumental to our success, providing both specific help in terms of customer introductions and industry advisors as well as general guidance in growing our business.