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Gellermann, Lynn
Executive Director for TechGROWTH Ohio
Building 19, The Ridges
740-597-1722

Executive Director, Center for Entrepreneurship

Mr. Gellermann is the Executive Director of the Center for Entrepreneurship at Ohio University, a partnership between the College of Business and the Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Affairs.  The Center provides academic programs, student engagement activities and technology commercialization support for faculty and student innovators. 

Mr. Gellermann also serves as the Executive Director for TechGROWTH Ohio which provides seed capital and venture development services to start-up technology companies and entrepreneurs in southeast Ohio.  He brings over 25 years of venture capital, banking and economic development experience to this public / private partnership which is sponsored and managed by Ohio University.

A senior leader for entrepreneurship and regional development at the Voinovich School, Mr. Gellermann serves on Ohio University’s Technology Commercialization Strategy Team, the Authority Board for Ohio University’s Edison Biotechnology Institute and the boards of directors for several venture-backed growth enterprises.

Gellermann earned his Bachelors from Hastings College and his MBA from the University of Colorado.