Startup Showcase: 1body Athletics

Startup Showcase 2020: 1body Athletics 1body Athletics is an Aspiring Entrepreneur program graduate and incoming MORTAR participant. Aspiring Entrepreneur is the first phase is our GROW program series for anyone wanting to become an entrepreneur and start a business. 1body Athletics is a performance training and event company offering elite training for young folks in […]

Startup Showcase: LoveSync

Startup Showcase 2020: LoveSync LoveSync is a software accelerator graduate and current incubator company. If you haven’t heard of LoveSync, you haven’t been paying attention! LoveSync is Bounce’s celebrity company having appeared on Shark Tank back in January and have had numerous recent articles written about them. They joined the Bounce software accelerator in February […]

Startup Showcase: Julia Belle’s Seasonings

Julia Belle’s Seasonings, Rubs and Mixes is a MORTAR at Bounce graduate. MORTAR is phase two of our GROW series of programs. It is for existing and emerging entrepreneurs and small businesses. Tanya Green has one of the best origin stories for her company, Julie Belle’s Seasonings that we’ve ever heard. We’ll let her tell […]

Startup Showcase: Argyle Scientific

Startup Showcase 2020: Argyle Scientific Argyle Scientific is a Bounce technology incubator client and Bounce tenant. Argyle Scientific has developed a patented nanotechnology that prevents infections caused by orthopedic devices. Founder and CEO Greg Von Forell heads a fully remote team located around the country. The company is turning heads and creating investment in northeast […]

Startup Showcase: White Glove Cleaning Solutions

Startup Showcase: White Glove Cleaning Solutions White Glove Cleaning Solutions is a Next Level Incubator company and a Bounce tenant. Next Level is part of our GROW series of programs and is for established small businesses. White Glove Cleaning Solutions has been in business since 2009 serving commercial and residential clients all over the region. […]

Startup Showcase: NelDerm

Startup Showcase 2020: NelDerm NelDerm is a technology incubator company and a Bounce tenant. Founder and CEO Kevin Nelson started NelDerm when he was in high school! NelDerm makes hydrogel dressings to treat sensitive or fragile skin. It can be easily applied, adjusted and removed without pain or injury. The company experienced huge growth this […]

Congratulations to Inaugural MORTAR at Bounce Cohort

Akron, Ohio (Sept. 23, 2020) – Congratulations to the first MORTAR at Bounce graduation class. Thirteen entrepreneurs received their certificates on Sept. 23 at Bounce in a socially distanced, virtual event. Tanya Green, owner of Julia Belle’s Seasonings, Rubs and Mixes was the winner of the Life’s A Pitch pitch contest taking home a $3,000 […]

Inaugural Startup Showcase a Success

Photo Gallery – click here On Nov. 14, Bounce held its inaugural Startup Showcase where 15 companies from each of Bounce’s entrepreneurial programs were represented. Eight startups pitched to the audience of more than 100 community members, as well as potential investors and customers.  The companies represent Bounce’s Technology Incubator program, Software Accelerator program, the MAGNET Iterator program […]

Bounce company Komae elevates region with successful exit

Congratulations to Komae – Babysitting Co-op App, who recently announced a successful exit through acquisition to LA-based competitor Wana Family Network – Babysitting Exchange, founded by Erin Beck. Komae founders Audrey Wallace and Amy Husted will be staying on as advisors to Erin. Together, the team will continue to bring cooperative care to the masses. […]