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The Ecosystem of Cleveland Startups

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Social & Leisure
#63 worldwide
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#78 worldwide
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Energy & Environment
#95 worldwide

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The Startup Ecosystem of Cleveland is ranked at number 131 globally, and shows a positive momentum increasing 16 spots since 2021. Cleveland also ranks at number 49 in United States, and 55 in North America.

Cleveland is an ideal place to locate for Social & Leisure, Health and Energy & Environment startups. As the most popular industries in Cleveland, there is a sample of 44 Social & Leisure startups in Cleveland, 32 Health startups in Cleveland, and 13 Energy & Environment startups in Cleveland, on the StartupBlink Map.

On the StartupBlink Global Startup Ecosystem Map there is also a sample of 141 startups in Cleveland, no accelerators in Cleveland, 1 coworking spaces in Cleveland, no organizations in Cleveland and no leaders in Cleveland.

Startups in Cleveland

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OnShift delivers cloud-based human capital management software and proactive services to solve everyday workforce challenges in healthcare. Read more
BoxCast is an end-to-end video-streaming solutions for organizations. Read more
80 Acres Farms is a farming company that uses indoor farming technology. Read more
Splash Financial is a financial education and student loan refinancing company that gives young professionals more financial freedom. Read more
SPR Therapeutics is a medical device company that develops peripheral nerve stimulation products for pain management clinicians. Read more
The Guild is an invite-only digital publishing network for the brightest (and youngest) designers in the design industry. We invite the most accomplished, profound designers ages 16-26 to write on individual blogs about their experience as designers. We want to give a greater voice to the younger designers--they often have revolutionary ideas, but more times than not, they are not recognized by the older, more accomplished designers in the industry. The Guild plans to publish a quarterly physical magazine that includes the quarter's top Guild articles, some new ones, an interview, and a bit of bonus content. Our web platform for individual publishers is a revolutionary take on the CMS, and it allows the creative voice to become free of its chains. We're going to change the design industry one word at a time. Read more
Tombigbee Communications provides a world-class, high-performance fiber optic network. Read more
Keyfactor offers secure digital identity management solutions and empowers global enterprises to master every digital identity. Read more
Within3 is fundamentally changing healthcare by becoming the ubiquitous underlying secure web, mobile, and API platform. Through our social, professional, and community based products Within3’s is connecting all healthcare practitioners, institutions, and pharmaceutical companies worldwide to create better patient outcomes. Read more
Cleveland Kraut operates as a producer of crafted fermentation. Read more
Cleveland Diagnostics is a diagnostics company developing highly efficacious, affordable diagnostics tests to improve cancer diagnostics. Read more
Vox Mobile offers complete enterprise mobility including mobile technology consulting, management, and support to companies. Read more
Snip Internet is an internet service provider specializing in serving apartments. Read more
Online car titling. Enhanced security. Efficiency to owners, state governments, and law enforcement. Read more
Complion offers an eRegulatory solution for clinical research sites. Read more
Axuall is an identity network that helps people collect and manage their verified credentials from authorized issuers. Read more
DecisionDesk™ enables clients to process high volumes of applications with video by automating their submission and review workflow. Offices in New York, NY and Cleveland, OH Read more
Connect directly to the people that matter. Get winning insights in hours. Read more
The easiest way for healthcare providers to notify, connect and resolve balances with patients. Read more
A statewide PAC supporting female candidates Read more
Cannasure Insurance Services provides insurance and risk management services in the cannabis industry. Read more
Accellis Technology Group offers IT services, cyber security, application development, and software solutions. Read more
Creating seamless experiences for the event industry using facial recognition and augmented reality Read more
AdamHS Board is responsible for the planning, funding, and monitoring of public mental health and addiction treatment and recovery services. Read more
Heureka provides organizations with tools to help them solve challenges related to managing unstructured data. Read more
Disruptive techology in a growing worldwide whiskey market where traditional manufacturing can't meet demand. Read more
eFuneral is the most comprehensive resource for finding end-of-life information online. Through eFuneral, families can access: - The largest base of funeral home reviews anywhere online (over 4,000). - Pricing information for over 1,000 funeral homes - Hundreds of articles and videos on all topics relating to end-of-life. The service is 100% free to families. End of life providers (funeral homes, cemeteries, life insurance companies, and others) pay us when we connect them with a family that requests to be contacted by one of our partners. Read more
Queryly helps reader discover more content on online news/magazines, leading to more page views and ad revenue for publishers. Read more
ExpenseWire simplifies expense reporting and eliminates the need for complicated, time-consuming spreadsheets. Take control of your organization's expenses and ensure compliance to company policy – all online through a paperless solution. Read more
We get restaurants more orders, new customers, and over 20% larger tickets by taking orders on the web, mobile devices, and Facebook. Read more
Budget Dumpster delivers affordable dumpster rentals to effectively remove unwanted materials from almost any location in the United States. The customer-oriented approach has allowed Budget Dumpster to become a leader in the waste removal industry. Read more
Cloud CMS is a scalable, enterprise-ready cloud service that provides all of the back-end capabilities needed for powering mobile and touch applications running anywhere in the world – across multiple devices, surfaces and shared moments in time. We provide the easiest, fastest and most cost-effective way for developers to incorporate these capabilities while delivering engaging customer experiences via native or web-based applications.  Read more
Everhelper comprises several separate services joint under one user account. Eversync is a Firefox/Chrome app for syncing and backing up bookmarks and FVD Speed Dial dials. iPhone and Android apps are currently under development. You also get a Web interface allowing you to manage your bookmarks online. Nimbus is a set of tools for saving and editing content. Web interface and browser apps are currently under development. Nimbus, in its turn, comprises the following components: Nimbus Note is a set of tools for creating and syncing notes. The notes can be shared with your workmates and also support group collaboration on them. A Chrome app is already available. Nimbus ScreenCapture apps for Firefox and Chrome are for capturing screenshots and editing/annotating them. Nimbus Research apps for Chrome and Firefox are for adding notes to websites and documents. The annotated projects can be shared and worked on in groups.  Read more
Nextup JIRA provides a bot that connects Slack with Atlassian JIRA. The bot listens to channels where it has been invited and automatically provides information from JIRA to supplement your Slack conversations. When tickets are mentioned the bot automatically calls JIRA and returns the ticket id, name, description, assignee, estimated time remaining and other key information. In addition, buttons are presented allowing users in the Slack channel to take action in JIRA directly from Slack. The bot is being used by thousands of teams globally across a variety of industries to improve communication and reduce lost time due to context switching. The interconnected environment created with the bot allows resources to focus on the task at hand and provides managers the information they need to keep track of the agile process. Read more
Our voice recognition electronic grocery list organizer can deliver brand advertising and generate an outstanding ad revenue stream.  Read more
Diabetes Daily helps people around the world become healthier, happier, and less expensive to the health care system. Originally founded as a social network for people with diabetes, we have evolved into a social educational platform powered by behavior modification techniques. With over 70,000 members, 3 million annual visitors, and major advertisers like Sanofi-Aventis, Roche Diabetes Care, Novo Nordisk, and Medtronic, we have the traction, influence, and platform to save lives and money! Read more
We are to life science what TechCrunch and GigaOm are to technology: a destination portal ( for the latest on innovation and B2B insight. Our readers are ones everyone wants: entrepreneurs, C-level hospital executives, investors and the innovation ecosystem. Our business model builds better, deeper and more lucrative relationships with customers. We leverage our content and our audience better than our peers. We have used less capital and have a bigger audience than peers.  Read more
Crowdfund Insider was launched in September 2012 and is the established leader in crowdfunding news today. Industry participants and aspiring crowdfunders visit our site for news, information and insight into this growing industry. Crowdfunding is fragmented and complex. Crowdfund Insider will let you search, review, monitor and track multiple crowdfunding offerings from many different platforms. This is for both rewards based and investment based offerings. Crowdfunders may advertise either their offerings across our platform using our promotional tool. Premium placements will be available to purchase in a self service transaction. Advertisements may be placed on a contextual basis. The promotional tool will be embeddable and easily syndicated to other web sites creating a network. Industry followers may benefit by subscribing to our proprietary data aggregated from our application. The captured data will be repackaged and sold to industry followers.  Read more
MailBluster is the most advanced, reliable and cost-effective email marketing software in the world. You can send promotional emails to millions while keeping every single email entirely personalized. Read more
Veroot’s informatics platform connects companies in a way that provides new levels of visibility. Veroot's benefits include: - easy information, document management and sharing - a network of connections - collaborative consumption Read more
All content is FREE, Stock Market Records, Real time stock quotes, real-time penny stock business news, Stock Picks, Investor Links, Message Boards, Live Chat and much more. Read more
TPA Stream delivers cloud-based software to eliminate manual claims submission for HRA, HSA and FSA plans. Read more
Play One Up is a e-sports mobile app that connects video gamers who want to compete in their favorite video games for real cash prizes. Read more
Tackk allows anyone, to create anything, and share it anywhere. Tackk lets you make any page as fast as you can type. Just click a text section to add words. Click the picture to upload an image. Click and drag the + button to add buttons, videos and other widgets anywhere. Style your Tackk with choice color, fonts and backgrounds, and top it off with a custom URL. Read more
Votem® is a blockchain-based mobile voting platform enabling citizens around the world to easily vote online. Read more
Drive My Way is a Cleveland based, women owned start up company with a patent pending matching technology for the transportation industry. Read more
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