The ARCHAngels (Akron Regional CHange Angels) Network has presented over 175 high-quality companies since 2005 and is a quarterly forum that meets to:
Introduce high growth startup businesses to resources they need in Northeast Ohio and particularly within the greater Akron area such as: investors, mentors, economic development, service providers, corporate, talent and more.
Offer an exceptional opportunity to learn about unique area startups who are pitching and to support them with an opportunity to network.
Give students an entertaining and meaningful opportunity to learn about entrepreneurship and network.
The Application Process 1. Companies submit their executive summaries using the application form below. 2. Top eight applicants are contacted to give a 12-minute presentation with 10-minute Q&A session to the ARCHAngels Deal Flow Committee. These presentations are evaluated and narrowed down to top four. 3. The top four companies will give their 12-minute presentations at the ARCHAngels event to 100-140 guests. Networking sessions follow the event to connect presenters with audience attendees.
Upcoming Dates Application deadline: August 22 Companies selected for deal flow: August 26 Deal flow presentations: September 8, noon to 3pm Presentations to full ARCHAngels Network: September 29, 3pm to 6pm, at Bounce Innovation Hub