2017 was a big year for Midwestern tech exits, and two of the biggest were in Ohio

Story excerpt provided by Crain’s Cleveland Business.

Written by Scott Suttell.

For Midwest tech exits, at least, 2017 was a very good year.

VentureBeat reports that Hyde Park Angels, using data from Pitchbook, Mattermark and other sources, turned up some eye-popping numbers among the biggest disclosed exits of 2016 and 2017 in what the publication considers the Midwest: Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, and Wisconsin.

In 2016, 51 companies exited for a collective value of $1.6 billion. In 2017, meanwhile, 37 companies exited for a total value of $5.1 billion.

Click here to read the complete article.

Originally published January 23, 2018.

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