Tue, Sep 14|
John Carroll Univ. LSC Conference Room
Staying Innovative With Dwindling Resources - Breakfast with Ray Leach, JumpStart, Inc. CEO
Time & Location
Sep 14, 2021, 7:30 AM – 9:00 AM EDT
John Carroll Univ. LSC Conference Room, John Carroll Blvd, University Heights, OH 44118, USA
About the Event
Join JumpStart CEO Ray Leach for this lively discussion of how to stay innovative with dwindling resources.
Ray Leach is the founding CEO of JumpStart Inc. a Cleveland, Ohio-based non-profit venture development organization that has gained a national best-in-class reputation for its innovative economic development models and its ability to leverage its experience and expertise across the U.S.
Ray is considered a national thought and practice leader at the intersection of public, private and philanthropic partnerships accelerating private-sector investment capital, job creation and increasing inclusive economic outcomes in neighborhoods, cities, states and regions.
Ray was a Sloan Fellow and a graduate of the MIT Sloan School of Management and the University of Akron. He began his career at IBM and went on to co-found four startups. Ray was a founding member of the U.S. Commerce Department’s National Advisory Council on Innovation and Entrepreneurship (NACIE) and currently serves on the for-profit boards of Smithers and Signet LLC and the non-profit boards of Venture Forward and the National Inventors Hall of Fame.