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 Expert Resources Sample topics VentureOhio can speak to:

2018 trends

  • 2018 venture capital outlook in Ohio
  • The major startup trends in 2018
  • The hottest Ohio startups to watch in 2018

Why Ohio

  • How to launch – and successfully exit – a startup in Ohio
  • The Ohio startup and venture capital ecosystem by the numbers
  • Ohio’s competitive edge over Silicon Valley
  • The Ohio startups solving real-world issues
  • How to keep top talent in Ohio after graduation
  • The top accelerators in Ohio


  • Building diversity in the VC and startup ecosystem
  • The top women and minority owned startups in Ohio

Venture Capital

  • What it takes to become a venture capitalist
  • How to identify the right VC
  • What you should learn when a VC says no
  • The right – and wrong – time to approach a VC
  • How venture capital activity can impact the local economy


  • How to successfully raise funds between the nation’s coasts
  • Legal tips to know before launching your startup
  • The investor laws that are stunting startup growth