Thursday Feb 27
Would investors fund - lifestyle' businesses to find the next Jeni's? ...
Founder Paul Proffitt has started talking to regional investors about creating a $2.5 million to $4 million venture fund for startups with products such as gluten-free flour or handmade clothing that aren't in typical VC-darling industries.
With $17M on hand to invest in startups, 'we're hunting,' TechColumbus CEO Walker says
TechColumbus has nearly as much money on hand help finance startup companies as it has cumulatively invested, and it's on the hunt for beneficiaries.
OSU spinoff Inmobly closes $1.4M seed round, to start pilot with Virgin Mobile
Ohio State prof Hesham El Gamal has his kids to thank for sparking an idea for speeding load times for users of tablets and mobile phones.
The Columbus Dispatch
New investment fund focused on OSU, Children's Hospital
The E-Edition includes all of the news, comics, classifieds and advertisements of the newspaper.
Ohio TechAngels lands another $7.3M for early-stage companies
TechColumbus CEO Tom Walker says "there is something powerful happening" after Ohio TechAngels raised $3.66 million from 97 investors.