Current News:

Columbus auto – insurance startup Root recently announced its expansion into two more states and its partnership with Lyft on rental coverage. Insurance Journal

BrewDog taps well-known Columbus startup entrepreneur to be the U.S. CEO. Columbus Business First

Two Cincinnati accelerators were ranked top-tier accelerators nationally by the Seed Accelerator Rankings Project.

Cincinnati data engineering platform Astronomer raised $3.5M in new financing. Business Wire

Upcoming Events:

July 14th: Join Jeff Kinsey at the Columbus Idea Foundry for Lunch and Launch – the New and Improved 4 P’s of Marketing

July 19th: Check out this month’s Founder’s Story at Rev1 Ventures, featuring Pete Kight on how he grew a four-billion dollar company.

July 25th: Scaling Up, a new series by JumpStart, hosts a panel of entrepreneurs and local business owners to focus on small business growth. Head to Great Lakes Brewing Company on July 25th for their next event!