Northeast Indiana Innovation Center Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Accelerator/​Incubator

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 3

Professionals

  • Investments
  • 42

  • Portfolio
  • 3

  • Exits
  • 28

Exits

Northeast Indiana Innovation Center General Information

Company Description

Northeast Indiana Innovation Center is a technology business incubator and venture accelerator that was founded in 1999 and is based in Fort Wayne, Indiana. The firm seeks to invest in the information technology and healthcare sectors. The firm provides the startups with acceleration program called "Student Venture Lab (SVL) Program", co-working space and mentorship.

Business Details

Website
www.theniic.org
Year Founded
1999
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Accelerator/Incubator
Corporate Office
  • 3201 Stellhorn Road
  • Fort Wayne, IN 46815
  • United States
+1 (260) 000-0000

Northeast Indiana Innovation Center Investments (42)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Dragonfly Insulation 21-Feb-2024 Later Stage VC 00.000 Industrial Chemicals Generating Revenue
3B Apps 19-Apr-2018 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
3B Apps 01-Jan-2016 000000000000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
Advantagen 05-Mar-2010 000000000000 Electronics (B2C) Out of Business
Wesco Wind 01-Jan-2010 000000000000 Energy Infrastructure Startup
OrthoPediatrics 30-Apr-2007 00000 00000 00.00 Surgical Devices Generating Revenue/Not Profitable
Innovation Mapping 05-Sep-2006 000000000000 Other Commercial Products Stealth
Aptera (Fort Wayne) 000000000000 IT Consulting and Outsourcing Generating Revenue
Cellu-Redi Accelerator/Incubator Automation/Workflow Software Stealth
Cloudtoso Accelerator/Incubator Network Management Software Stealth
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Northeast Indiana Innovation Center Exits (28)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Paradigm Concepts 01-Dec-2022 Secondary Transaction - Private
PearlDiver 01-Dec-2022 000000000 00000000
Rabbit Communications 01-Dec-2022 000000000 00000000
Honor Education (Educational Software) 01-Nov-2022 000000000 00000000
Garden Vigor 31-Jul-2022 000 00 00000000
Quantum OPS 01-Jul-2021 000000000 00000000
DP Sonics 01-Nov-2020 000 00 00000000
Mesco (Cardiac Guardian System) 01-Jul-2019 000 00 00000000
LacPro Industries 01-Sep-2018 Out of Business
SorbaSHOCK 01-Jul-2018 Out of Business
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Northeast Indiana Innovation Center Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Northeast Indiana Innovation Center Management, Team & Partners (6)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Mike Fritsch Entrepreneur-in-Residence ,President and Chief Executive Officer Fort Wayne, IN
Wayne Robison Chief Financial Officer Fort Wayne, IN
Daryl Yost Director, Community Relations Fort Wayne, IN
Tammy Allen Director of Marketing & Communications Fort Wayne, IN
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Northeast Indiana Innovation Center Co-Investors (1)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Northstar Ventures 0 Series chart Industry bar
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Northeast Indiana Innovation Center FAQs

  • What is Northeast Indiana Innovation Center?

    Northeast Indiana Innovation Center is a technology business incubator and venture accelerator that was founded in 1999 and is based in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

  • When was Northeast Indiana Innovation Center founded?

    Northeast Indiana Innovation Center was founded in 1999.

  • Where is Northeast Indiana Innovation Center headquartered?

    Northeast Indiana Innovation Center is headquartered in Fort Wayne, IN.

  • How many investments has Northeast Indiana Innovation Center made?

    Northeast Indiana Innovation Center has made 42 investments.

  • What has Northeast Indiana Innovation Center invested in?

    Northeast Indiana Innovation Center has made numerous investments in companies like Dragonfly Insulation, 3B Apps, and Advantagen within the Industrial Chemicals, Business/Productivity Software, and Electronics (B2C) industries.

  • What has Northeast Indiana Innovation Center invested in recently?

    Northeast Indiana Innovation Center's latest investment was on 21-Feb-2024 in Dragonfly Insulation, a company within the Industrial Chemicals industry.

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