Why OCEAN?

Cincinnati’s startup scene is exploding, and the city happens to be a great place to live. Here’s why your company should apply to OCEAN.


1
Seed financing of $50,000.

In the form of a founder friendly convertible note.

2
We're good at what we do.

Ocean Class I and Class II companies have raised over $4.1 million in capital as a result of our curriculum.

3
A great pool of mentors.

All OCEAN mentors are well respected and highly influential in the Cincinnati community and willingly offer their guidance.

4
Cincinnati is an awesome place to live.

Cincinnati is home to 10 Fortune 500 company headquarters and includes well-established investment groups such as CincyTech and Queen City Angels.

5
OCEAN's program features a unique five-month curriculum.

OCEAN has developed a unique program geared towards building into companies and their founders. We aim to amplify the deeper purpose behind every founder by including faith, community and legacy in the conversation.