Meet Our Team
We are a growing team of advisors, directors, executives and entrepreneurs working to ensure that Bounce’s programs, services and facilities meet the needs of our vibrant community.
A northeast Ohio industry leader, investor and entrepreneur, Doug sets and maintains the vision for Bounce.
Jessica oversees Bounce’s operations. She knows our people, our building and the ecosystem better than anyone.
With a focus on strategic growth and a strong community, Jeanine sets the narrative for Bounce.
Christopher oversees programming for our technology entrepreneurs.
Ace oversees programming for our non-tech entrepreneurs, with a focus on minorities.
Rose manages our first-floor Generator space, and keeps our growing community engaged.
Sharetta is a member of the GROW team and manages MORTAR at Bounce.
Robbie is our intake specialist and helps manage our programs for tech entrepreneurs.
Mike is a business counselor and intake specialist for our GROW program.
Vicky gets here early in the morning to keep our office and facility fully operational.
Lauren helps manage our first-floor Generator space and she does so with a smile.
Jeff knows all the things when it comes to operating the Workshop: A Creative Co-op.
Ashlee is the go-to for after-hours and weekend events at Bounce.
Alec serves Akron’s Iterator clients, advising startups with a physical product.
Julie provides entrepreneurial-focused HR services and consulting to incubator clients.
Austin is Bounce’s tech expert and specializes in design and development.
James manages the tech client pipeline and specializes in marketing, branding and strategy.
Jack specializes in business practices, fundraising and strategy.
Mike is a veteran entrepreneur in the healthcare/biomed/biotech industry.
Heather is a veteran advisor for software startups, focusing on go-to-market strategies.
Tony is a proven industry leader, specializing in value-driven sales strategies.
Tim is a veteran entrepreneur, specializing in sales leadership and training.
Bill is a veteran entrepreneur in biomedical, life sciences and healthcare.
Vicki is a veteran entrepreneur, providing insight, advice and counseling to Bounce companies.