Achieving results by selecting and nurturing top-tier startups

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Akron Fusion Ventures

Fund I Portfolio

Our Playbook

Lead or co-invest in local, regional and Silicon Valley based companies and funds to create deal flow to grow local startup ecosystem.

Companies Reviewed

Companies Funded

Total Capital Raised by Portfolio

Our Mission

Lead or co-invest in local, regional and Silicon Valley based companies and funds to create deal flow to grow local startup ecosystem.

Our Approach

Leveraging enterprise/corporate relationships in the Midwest, SV, and beyond to attract top-tier startups, de-risk, and help our portfolio scale faster. Led by serial entrepreneurs who have built, scaled and helped companies realize $50M+ in direct investments and follow-on funding.

Akron Fusion Ventures

Our Team

Bill Manby

Founding Partner, CEO of Acquire Investments & Paradigm Equity

Victoria Tifft

Fund Manager, Founder & Former CEO of ClinicalRM

Michael Rademacher

Partner, Former Division President at PolyOne

Mark S Allio

Mark S Allio

Advisor

Bank Executive, Retired

George Murray

George Murray

Advisor

Former Chief of Merchandising & Marketing Officer, Signet Jewelers

Nitin Pachisia

Nitin Pachisia

Advisor

Founding Partner, Unshackled Ventures 

Doug Weintraub

Doug Weintraub

Advisor

CEO, Bounce Innovation Hub

Akron Fusion Ventures

Limited Partners

Our Office

1611 Akron Peninsula Rd, Suite A,
Akron, OH 44313, USA

Contact Us

(330) 475-1692
staff@akronfusion.com

Office Hours

Mon-Fri: 9am – 5pm
Sat-Sun: Closed

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