Story excerpt provided by Cincinnati Enquirer.
Written by Josh Pichler.
Jeffrey Shepard, CEO of the healthcare startup MedaCheck, was speaking to college students recently when he started asking them about the region’s growing entrepreneurial ecosystem.
He was shocked that a majority of students hadn’t heard of organizations like The Brandery, the nationally recognized consumer branding and marketing accelerator; CincyTech, the seed-stage investor that’s also attracting millions of venture capital dollars into the region; and several high-profile startups that have made local and national headlines.
Originally published October 20, 2014.