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 […]

Coming Out Stronger

by Doug Weintraub, Bounce CEO Story originally published in Small Business Magazine on Aug. 28, 2020 At Bounce Innovation Hub, we offer extensive programming for entrepreneurs, startups and small businesses, including one-on-one advising and mentorship. When a crisis hits, as in the case of the COVID-19 pandemic, there is much to think about. It can […]

The Progress: One Year Later

By Ace Epps, director of inclusive entrepreneurship There is a quote by Frederick Douglas that I live by: “If there is no struggle, there is no progress.” One of my first assignments when I joined the Bounce team in July 2019 as an entrepreneur in residence, was to write a blog introducing myself and discussing my […]

Bouncing Back: The Future of Coworking

By Rose Saborse, director of community and partnerships Since the first coworking space opened in 2005, the popularity of coworking has grown significantly and has been adopted around the world.  In 2018, Google Trends predicted there will be more than 30,000 coworking spaces by the year 2022 with an annual growth rate of 24.2%.  Of […]

Bounce Open Again to Public

Special Offers for First-time Visitors, New Members and College Students Posted May 12, 2020 That’s right! It is Tuesday, May 12 and Bounce is once again open to the public. We are bursting with excitement to see everyone again. Of course, we will have to do so at a safe distance and with new COVID-19 […]

Welcome (back) to Bounce; Reopening to Public May 12

Posted May 3, 2020 To our members, tenants and the community at large, thank you all for cooperating with state guidelines. We know this has been a stressful time for everyone and we appreciate your efforts; know that they contributed to the success of Ohio’s COVID-19 response. And now it is time to start to […]

Leaning In: Why Bounce’s Mission is More Important Than Ever

By Doug Weintraub, Bounce CEOPosted: April 15, 2020 In January, I wrote “Year in Review: Celebration and Focus,” a blog post that featured 2019 Bounce highlights and 2020 plans and goals. To be sure, from that vantage point, 2019 was a year full of change for Bounce and 2020 was a year full of promise. […]

Problem-Solving During a Crisis

Innovators and Entrepreneurs: this is your moment By Robbie Coon, Bounce program coordinator A Bounce client recently asked me whether it was a good time to start a business. She was worried that the economic and safety constraints around COVID-19 have led to a situation where it is too risky to be an entrepreneur.  The […]