Bounce Featured on PBS’s Around Akron with Blue Green

The newest episode of “Around Akron with Blue Green” features a great segment on yours truly, us. Thank you to host Blue Green for spending the day in downtown Akron, talking with our entrepreneurs, getting to know the Bounce community and capturing what we do so beautifully. Definitely check out the entire episode, which also […]

Member Spotlight: Kristoffer “KC” Carter, founder of This Epic Life

Kristoffer Carter (“KC”) is a spiritual teacher, executive coach and international speaker. He is also one of Bounce’s first co-working/office members and he has a deep love for the city of Akron. He is also the founder of This Epic Life, a website and podcast devoted to conscious living. His first book, Permission to Glow, […]

GROW Spotlight: Tiffany Adjei, owner and CEO, Honesty Healthcare

The GROW program at Bounce supports both aspiring and experienced entrepreneurs as they bring their ideas to life. The program focuses on minorities and women.  After spending 15 years working in nursing homes and with homecare agencies, Tiffany Ajei was inspired to begin her company, Honesty Healthcare, after seeing ways she could improve the entire experience […]

GROW Spotlight: Ivra Bassett, owner, Ivra Bassett Agency

The GROW program at Bounce supports both aspiring and experienced entrepreneurs as they bring their ideas to life. The program focuses on minorities and women.  One recent participant, Ivra Bassett, owner of an insurance company, says the MORTAR program has given him many ideas about how to improve his business and the steps he needs to […]

GROW Spotlight: Julie Katz, owner, The Extra Daughter

Julie Katz, owner of The Extra Daughter LLC, found connection and support at Bounce Innovation Hub to better define the big message of who she was and how she could best serve her customers. She is a graduate of the Aspiring Entrepreneur and MORTAR at Bounce programs and is currently in the Next Level Incubator. […]

Member Spotlight: Jacoby DuBose, founder

This month’s member spotlight is on Jacoby DuBose, Bounce coworking member and software accelerator client. Jacoby is a multi-talented musician, composer, filmmaker and software engineer. It was when he was working with others on music and film projects and using several different apps and platforms to collaborate that he decided to make his own comprehensive […]

GROW Spotlight: Scott Roger, owner, Picked Proteins

Scott Roger had an idea for a plant-based food company; as a vegan, he understood the struggle to find delicious, natural and fulfilling meat substitutes that weren’t overly processed. His wife, Meghan, suggested he check out Bounce’s Aspiring Entrepreneur program and from that, Picked Proteins was born. Scott says the AE program was instrumental in […]

GROW Spotlight: Billy Taylor, CEO, LinkedXL

Billy Taylor, CEO of LinkedXL has found at Bounce much more than a space to rent an office and conference rooms. LinkedXL is involved with two programs at Bounce – the GROW Next Level Incubator and the Software Accelerator. At Bounce, Billy has discovered a network of people and resources to help him with fundamental […]

Member Spotlight: Tammy Dunaye, startup founder

Our featured member this month is startup founder Tammy Dunaye! Tammy has spent most of her storied career in the San Francisco Bay area, recently returning to her hometown Akron and becoming one of Bounce’s first coworking members. She also has a personal connection to the space through her dad, a former Akron rubber worker. […]

Member spotlight: Jeff Rockwood, EIR

Jeff Rockwood is no ordinary coworking member. He’s also Bounce’s newest entrepreneur in residence, advising and mentoring companies in our technology incubator. Hear from Jeff what it’s like to work at and for Bounce.