Accelerator Class 2 Closing Party

By July 18, 2017Event

You’re Invited to the Lumos closing party!

We have been heads down for the 2nd class of the Lumos Accelerator and will be having a closing party on July 28th to celebrate the progress of our eight teams. As the program nears its conclusion, our final week of programming includes our VC week, where we will be having 12 different Venture Capital and Angel Funds meet with each of the companies. Detroit Venture Partners, Hyde Park Venture Partners, Vision Tech and Drive Capital will be a few of the firms in attendance.

We have lots to celebrate and would love to have the Columbus community join us.

Event Details

July 28th, 2017

107 S. High Street, Suite 200
Columbus 43215

5:00 PM — Networking (Beer, Booze, & Pizza) 
Sponsored by Silicon Valley Bank and Donatos
6:00 PM — Welcome
2-Minute Startup Pitches from Class 2
6:30 PM — Networking

Mentors & Speakers

We helped accelerate the growth of seven startups this summer. We had workshops lead by mentors ranging from “Know Your Customer” by Jay Clouse to “Venture Funding – Series A and Beyond” with Matt McDonough of Drive Capital. Big thank you to all of the mentors and speakers that volunteered their time to lead workshops:

  • Jay Clouse – Unreal Collective
  • Kevin Mack – DiscreetAF + BYBE
  • Shaul Weisband – Jifiti
  • Justin Moodley – Lasanan
  • Matt McDonough – Drive Capital
  • Brian Penick – Soundstr
  • Ryan McManus – AVE AutoMedia
  • David Willbrand – Thompson Hine
  • Brad Mascho – Venture Ohio

Class 2 Graduates


A custom subscription service that delivers the best coffees from new cities to your front door.


Dog waste removal service, once a week—every week.


A-la-carte cleaning services.


Peer-to-peer lending under $1,000.


Platform that helps parents coach new student drivers through the driving process.


Research assistant for patients with chronic illnesses.

Aunt Flow

Buy-one, give-one tampon subscription service for corporate offices.

Swing By

Weekly check-in service for adults who live independently.

Thank You

We would also love to give huge shout out and THANK YOU to all of our in-kind service providers for this class.

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