Accelerate Akron: June 2017 Newsletter Read the latest news from the Akron Global Business Accelerator in the June 2017 newsletter, Accelerate. IN THIS ISSUE University Startups - A Different Kind of Funding Mechanism Akron Ascent Innovations COO Kevin White shares the company's journey from the labs at The University of Akron to the Accelerator and their experiences finding investments and creating partnerships. AAI was also featured in a Crain's Cleveland Business article. Read it here. NEWS Revenue Conduit was featured in Crain's and was selected as a finalist for the OHTec Best of Tech Awards. OY-L was in FreshWater Cleveland and The Devil Strip Timocco receved funding from NewSchools Venture Fund 21 MedTech CTO Matthew Beckr was chosen as a finalist for 2017 Blavatnik National Awards for Young Scientists Stay up to date on the Accelerator and its clients - sign up for our monthly newsletter!