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Drummond Road looks for entrepreneurs that combine big, game changing ideas with the tenacity, comittment and competitive fire necessary to turn those ideas into profitable reality.

Stage: Pre-Seed, Seed, Series A Check Size: $50k-$500k Valuation: $1m-$5m Themes: Any

Innovation Fund

We fund technology startups led by entrepreneurs who want to create jobs in their communities and inspire the next generation of entrepreneurs. We only have one goal: to help startups succeed. That’s why we work the way we do.

Stage: Pre-Seed Check Size: $25k-$100k Valuation: Repayable Grant Themes: Any


The Flashstarts mission is to recruit, develop, and fund early stage startups in becoming successful seed stage businesses. We do this through a unique system of resources, formal programming, events, and collaboration.

Stage: Pre-Seed, Seed Check Size: $25k-$100k Valuation: $1m-$5m Themes: Blockchain, Emerging Tech

North Coast Angel Fund

At North Coast Angel Fund our mission is to accelerate technology startup success and improve the state of early-stage funding in Ohio. By bringing increased discipline, structure, and effectiveness to the region’s angel investing community, we seek to create a more accessible and flexible capital environment in which the region’s best and brightest entrepreneurs can prosper.

Stage: Seed, Series A Check Size: $250k-$1m Valuation: $1m-$5m Themes: B2B, Enterprise, Medical


We deploy pre-seed and seed venture capital to help entrepreneurs turn their innovative ideas into high-growth companies. We invest in people. We look for entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence in all that they do, have skin in the game and the ambition to grow aggressively. Our commitment to diversity isn’t a tagline. We aim to support diverse entrepreneurs to help us build a stronger portfolio and community in Northeast Ohio.

Stage: Seed, Series A Check Size: $250k-$1m Valuation: $1m-$6m Themes: Enterprise, Medical, Other

Mutual Capital Partners

At Mutual Capital Partners, we are helping innovative startups reach their full potential. Our investment is more than just financial; we become partners and lend our full support behind our portfolio companies' efforts to move their company forward. Contact us to learn more about our investment portfolio and latest success stories.

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