What We Do

There’s a lot going on here at Bounce! Whether you’re an entrepreneur, remote worker, creative or maker, there’s something for you.

Technology Incubator

Bounce's longest-standing program for growing technology companies that need space and access to expertise.
Affordable space, expert business counseling, one-on-one mentorship, and networking opportunities, all part of an active, vibrant community.
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Aspiring Entrepreneur

10-week beginner course for new entrepreneurs and very early-stage, non-technology businesses
A 10-week cohort program focusing on thinking like an entrepreneur and basic business skills. If you’re thinking about entrepreneurship, this is the place to start.
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MORTAR at Bounce

15-week, cohort program for established entrepreneurs and small businesses.
A 15-week accelerator that helps established small business entrepreneurs take a deep dive into business ownership and build a comprehensive business canvas.
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Next Level Business Incubator

Structured program for Black-owned, small businesses ready to scale their operations.
This program is for established, Black-owned, small businesses who are ready to scale and market their business. The cornerstone of the program is one-on-one advising with entrepreneurs-in-residence.
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Coworking & Office Space

Ideal for entrepreneurs, small businesses, freelancers, remote workers, creatives and corporate teams.
A community to get work done in a vibrant, modern, industrial space; includes education and networking events; and members-only benefits.
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Esports Center

A 24-console, state-of-the-art esports facility in partnership with The University of Akron and New Territory Gaming.
Currently hosting game nights, tournaments and summer camps for kids. More programming coming soon!
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Event and Conference Space

Newly designed, state-of-the-art facilities offering a variety of conference rooms and amenities.
A modern, industrial space accented by locally made artwork and furnishings. Located in downtown Akron with a variety of rooms and amenities to meet your needs.
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Stray Dog Cafe

Open to the public, a central gathering spot for anyone in and around Bounce.
Coffee is fuel for ingenuity and communities are built around food. Stray Dog offers a variety of made-to-order grill items for breakfast and lunch and of course, coffee.
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