Funds $50K per team
Takes 2% equity
Offers 1 Mentors
Funds 10 startups per year
Markets B2B/Enterprise Internet of Things Software Software Development Artificial Intelligence +8
Invests in Europe North America South America Australia/NZ Middle East 1 more
APPLICATIONS AVAILABLE AUGUST 27th!

Ocean Accelerator is a high-tech startup accelerator located in the heart of downtown Cincinnati, Ohio. Ocean helps entrepreneurs scale their business with knowledge, relationships, coaching, and seed funding. We enhance the holistic growth of entrepreneurs by integrating a spiritual journey that explores how investing in a founder's financial, intellectual, physical, relational, and spiritual resources can create sustainable growth in the marketplace.

Our business curriculum focuses on: Value Proposition validation; Revenue Model construction and Investor readiness. Our spiritual journey includes a retreat, weekly content about leadership and small group discussion.

Each year we accept up to 10 high-tech companies to attend our program from January to May. Each company receives a $50k seed investment in the form of an uncapped convertible note from OCEAN Capital LLC, 24/7 access to our 7,000 sq. ft. co-working space, mentors to guide the entr...
APPLICATIONS AVAILABLE AUGUST 27th!

Ocean Accelerator is a high-tech startup accelerator located in the heart of downtown Cincinnati, Ohio. Ocean helps entrepreneurs scale their business with knowledge, relationships, coaching, and seed funding. We enhance the holistic growth of entrepreneurs by integrating a spiritual journey that explores how investing in a founder's financial, intellectual, physical, relational, and spiritual resources can create sustainable growth in the marketplace.

Our business curriculum focuses on: Value Proposition validation; Revenue Model construction and Investor readiness. Our spiritual journey includes a retreat, weekly content about leadership and small group discussion.

Each year we accept up to 10 high-tech companies to attend our program from January to May. Each company receives a $50k seed investment in the form of an uncapped convertible note from OCEAN Capital LLC, 24/7 access to our 7,000 sq. ft. co-working space, mentors to guide the entrepreneur through the program and check progress, as well as pro-bono legal services.

We also host a most highly-attended demo day in the world with over 1,000 people tuning in live. You find all prior OCEAN Demo Day film on YouTube.

We encourage you to apply for OCEAN Accelerator Class 5.
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Staff

Ian Smith
Admin
Ian Smith Product
Kerry Schortzman
Admin
Kerry Schortzman Administrator
Rich Eggers
Admin
Scott Weiss
Admin
Tim Metzner
Admin
Tim Metzner Chairman