TECH Spotlight: Global Health Metrics, Éamon Johnson, CEO

Bounce Innovation Hub - Global Health Metrics

How many times have you filled out a questionnaire at a doctor’s office or emergency room? Many of these questionnaires about your medical history, emotional and physical health and lifestyle behaviors are health risk assessments, designed to help individuals and medical professionals monitor health status over time.   Bounce software accelerator client Global Health Metrics […]

Tech Spotlight: LEAF


(Bounce Software Accelerator client LEAF wins $7,500 at Case Western Reserve University’s startup competition) Logically Engineering Automation Features Ltd., or LEAF for short, is on a mission to make electrical engineers’ lives easier. Specializing in construction automation, LEAF is working on a solar design application to help aid in the electrical wiring of solar panels. […]

Tech Spotlight: orthobrain


Ohio-based startup sees opportunity to positively affect dental patient care and accessibility; achieves $9 million in latest funding round   Dr. Dan German, founder, CEO and chief orthodontist at orthobrain, a Bounce remote incubator company, knows a thing or two about smiles. With more than 30 years as an orthodontist, his smile lights up a room […]

2021 Year in Review – Technology


(Featured above: orthobrain founder Dr. Dan German presents at our third-annual Startup Showcase.) It was a very busy year for our technology startup programs. Our team worked to expand connections for founders, continue mentorship and create strong bonds for our entrepreneurs. Many of our clients are still navigating restrictions created by the pandemic, but several […]

RustBit Studio’s debut video game a success at Midwest conference

[ From left is Patrick Howard, CEO; Michael Wilder, CTO and lead programmer; and Lexy Alfman, lead artist. Not pictured is Ben Kanelos, lead game designer] Thanks to a successful show at this year’s GDEX Expo in Columbus, Bounce Software Accelerator company RustBit Studio is one step closer in the development of their debut game, The […]

Bounce startup joins global accelerator

Bounce technology incubator company O2 RegenTech has been accepted into the July 2021 cohort of the Newchip Startup Accelerator. O2 RegenTech is a medical device startup that specializes in cost-effective, easy-to-use wound care solutions. Their primary product, OXAID™, is an oxygenating, moist, antimicrobial dressing to promote healing of chronic wounds such as diabetic foot ulcers. […]

Tech Spotlight: 3D Urologic LLC

“Restoring function restores dignity” — Dennis Dannemiller, COO and chief commercialization officer At 3D Urologic LLC, the mission is clear: to give people back their lives. For those living with severe bladder dysfunction, everyday activities can be taxing. That’s why 3D Urologic, a Bounce Innovation Hub Incubator company, has developed a surgically implanted medical device […]

Tech Spotlight: Chelsea Monty-Bromer, Founder, RooSense

RooSense is a member of Bounce’s technology incubator and is located at Bounce. In December 2020, Dr. Chelsea Monty-Bromer left her position as a faculty member at The University of Akron’s Department of Chemical Engineering to pursue her passion as a full-time entrepreneur. Founded in 2017, RooSense is the developer of an integrated fabric sensor […]

Nevermaps: Putting AI-assisted travel on the map

Software accelerator company Nevermaps co-founder Vishnu Kammari traveled often with his full-time job as a digital strategy consultant for Deloitte. He was certainly no stranger to the frustrations of trying to make plans in various locations around the world. One day, while traveling for work, he and his wife were sitting on a beach in […]

Medical device startup pays it forward by providing face shields to frontline staff

Shortly before the COVID-19 pandemic hit, Kevin Nelson was busy building his customer base for an innovative wound care dressing he developed for very sensitive and fragile skin. His company, NelDerm, a Bounce incubator company, manufactures these dressings primarily for hospitals and long-term care facilities. While in a meeting with a chain of nursing homes […]