June Early Risers innovating spices, student intervention & sensor tech

Our June Early Risers pitch event will be virtual — join us Friday morning to hear how three local startups are changing things up in the food&bev, education, and sensor industries. Pitches [...]


Early Risers Academy grads pitch their cos Thursday, Friday

Early Risers Academy is a free, 10-week, pre-accelerator program designed to take participants from business idea to business launch. This Thursday & Friday, graduates from our latest general [...]


April Early Risers are changing the face of manufacturing

Our April Early Risers pitch event is going virtual — join us Friday morning to hear how three local startups are changing manufacturing through innovative 3D printing methods, automation and [...]


Early Risers Academy will move online

As our community collectively works to halt the spread of COVID-19, we will run our upcoming Early Risers Academy pre-accelerator programs virtually. If you can’t spend time working in your [...]


Dayton startup Smart Slumber pitches in Pittsburgh

Dayton startup Smart Slumber, winners of the January AlphaLab Gear Hardware Pittstop in Dayton, traveled to Pittsburgh last week to compete at the regional level. Though they won’t be [...]


Automate your social media marketing with Dayton startup

Ever wished you could fully automate your social media marketing? Josh Reid’s startup, Inphlu, is designed for you. Josh owned a digital media marketing agency for about five years. He met with [...]


Springfield rideshare startup gets you AND your car home

A Springfield rideshare startup is looking to tackle drunk driving by getting both you & your vehicle home at the end of the night. Springfield native Bill Perdue launched Your Ride Home last [...]


The Entrepreneurs Center lands $10.8M to support startups

State nearly doubles the region’s funding to invest in high-tech companies The Ohio Third Frontier Commission has awarded The Entrepreneurs Center $10.8M to expand support for innovative [...]