News
Tim Schigel of Refinery Ventures and Falon Donohue of VentureOhio weigh in on how to become an ‘investible’ entrepreneur. WCPO Cincinnati

CrossChx partners with RightPatient to offer cloud-based biometric patient identification services. PRWeb

AOL co-founder Steve Case recently visited a jam-packed Union Hall as part of his Rise of the Rest Tour to discuss the opportunity and potential he sees in the local startup ecosystem. Cintrifuse

Columbus innovates safety in transportation through the Smart Cities program. Fox News

JumpStart Inc. CEO Ray Leach weighs in on the strength of the Cleveland entrepreneurial ecosystem in the premier of Cleveland Hustles. CNBC

Events
July 19th: Learn how Pete Kight grew a $4B company in this month’s feature of Founders’ Story.

July 19th: Take a look at the state of female entrepreneurship in NE Ohio, with a panel and networking lunch presented by the Warrensville Heights Area Chamber of Commerce.

July 20th: The SBIR Road Tour is coming to Ohio! Join the tour on July 20th to learn about how to $2.5B in local, state, and federal resources for your high growth company.

Save the Date:
September 19th: This year’s VentureDinner will be held on September 19th at the Columbus Hilton Downtown. The event brings together over 500 investors, entrepreneurs, legislators and influencers of the Ohio entrepreneurial ecosystem to celebrate the recent successes of Ohio companies. Grab your table in advance – last year’s event sold out.