Six startup companies emerge from Ohio University’s digital media accelerator
September 10, 2013
ATHENS, Ohio (Sept. 10, 2013)—Six startup companies founded by students and alumni of Ohio University and West Virginia University emerged from an Ohio University summer entrepreneurship program aimed at keeping business and technology talent in the state of Ohio.
The startups that participated in the Innovation Engine Accelerator's 12-week boot camp plan to launch digital media products such as event planning software, a travel site for people with limited mobility and an educational game platform that teaches users Arabic and other languages.
The companies received $20,000 in funding, extensive business mentoring and participated in the Lean StartUp curriculum offered by Ohio University's Center for Entrepreneurship this summer.
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