Idea Center Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Accelerator/​Incubator

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 3


  • Investments
  • 19

  • Portfolio
  • 13

  • Exits
  • 4


Idea Center General Information


Idea Center is an accelerator firm based in South Bend, Indiana. The firm prefers to invest in seed-stage, early-stage companies. The firm seeks to invest in business products, business services, information technology, SaaS, mobile, cryptocurrency, blockchain, and fintech sectors.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Primary Office
  • 1400 East Angela Boulevard
  • South Bend, IN 46617
  • United States
+1 (574) 000-0000

Idea Center Investments (19)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Rides2U 01-Jun-2023 Accelerator/Incubator 00000 Automotive Generating Revenue
0000000 26-Apr-2022 00000 000 Automotive Generating Revenue 00000 000000000
0000000 01-Jan-2022 000000000000 0000 Automotive Generating Revenue
00000 01-Sep-2021 00000 00000 0000 Software Development Applications Generating Revenue
00000000 31-Aug-2020 0000 00000 00.000 Other Hardware Generating Revenue 00000 0000000 00.0
00000 000 08-Jun-2020 0000 00000 0000 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Startup
000000 09-Apr-2020 00000 00.00 Human Capital Services Generating Revenue
0000000000 01-Jan-2020 000000000000 Information Services (B2C) Out of Business
Tembo AI 01-Jan-2020 Accelerator/Incubator Business/Productivity Software Out of Business
Frost Solutions 31-Jul-2018 Early Stage VC 0000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue
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Idea Center Exits (4)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
GittaSitta 13-Dec-2022 Out of Business
00000000 31-Oct-2022 000 00 00000000
Tembo AI 04-Sep-2020 Out of Business
Structured Immunity 01-Feb-2019 Out of Business
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Idea Center Fund Performance

Fund Name Vintage Size Dry Powder DPI RVPI TVPI IRR

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Idea Center Team (4)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
David Brenner President & Chief Executive Officer South Bend, IN
Matthew Gardner Managing Principal, Pit Road Fund 0 0 0 South Bend, IN
Patti Reinhardt Director of Student Engagement 0 South Bend, IN
Bryan Ritchie Ph.D Executive 0 0 0 South Bend, IN
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Idea Center Co-Investors (21)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Elevate Ventures 2 0 Series chart Industry bar
Band of Angels 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Lauder Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Queen City Angels 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
VisionTech Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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