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OIF Management in the Media: Podcasts and Thought Leadership

2018 Media recap

With OIF and its companies rapidly growing, industry professionals have looked to OIF leadership for expertise and guidance. Managing Director Bill Baumel and Partner Jill Raderstorf have both been featured in various podcasts and thought leadership pieces throughout the year, which further demonstrates OIF’s role in driving the development of Ohio’s venture capital market and ecosystem.

Baumel shared insight into the Midwest’s progress in venture capital on One Million by One Million blog and podcast. Sramana Mitra, founder of One Million by One Million, was named one of LinkedIn’s Top 10 influencers, alongside Bill Gates and Richard Branson.

Raderstorf was highlighted as a “Rising Star in Venture Capital” on National Venture Capital Association’s blog. Read her Q&A for a look into her background, career advice and goals.

Baumel also wrote thought leadership pieces for Venture Beat and Cincy Inno, highlighting innovation and venture capital in the Midwest region. With more than 20 years of experience, he is an expert in building venture capital markets.

Raderstorf and Baumel made appearances on podcasts throughout the year, including Upside and Conquering Columbus. From topics such as Baumel’s career path to how OIF is tackling the Series A/B funding gap, these podcasts provide a unique look into venture capital in Ohio.

OIF Management in the Media: Podcasts and Thought Leadership