Launch U Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Accelerator/​Incubator
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 1
Professionals
  • Investments
  • 28
  • Portfolio
  • 19
  • Exits
  • 9
Exits

Launch U General Information

Description

Launch U is an acceleration program that is designed to accelerate the development and launch of Oberlin entrepreneurs. The firm provides two-week program, expert coaching, practical support and funding to its startups.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Accelerator/Incubator
Primary Office
  • 77 West College Street
  • Robertson Hall, Room 125
  • Oberlin, OH 44074
  • United States

Launch U Investments (28)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Cognio (Training) 01-Jan-2016 Accelerator/Incubator Educational Software Startup
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000000 000000 01-Nov-2015 000000000000 Other Commercial Services Startup
000 0000 000 00000 01-Jun-2015 000000000000 Educational Software Startup
0000 00 0000 25-Feb-2015 000000000000 0000 Clothing Startup
0000000 25-Feb-2015 000000000000 0000 Home Furnishings Out of Business
000000000000 18-Feb-2015 000000000000 Other Commercial Products Startup
0000000000 06-Feb-2015 000000000000 Internet Retail Out of Business
Base.PK 01-Jan-2015 Accelerator/Incubator Other IT Services Out of Business
Call-and-Response 01-Jan-2015 Accelerator/Incubator Information Services (B2C) Startup
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Launch U Exits (9)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Subtletees 01-Jan-2019 Out of Business
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LumenEd 01-Oct-2016 Out of Business
Humble Grounds Coffee Roasting Company 01-Jul-2016 Out of Business
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Launch U Team (3)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Jean Thomson Founder & Chief Executive Officer Oberlin, OH
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