History

Since Jump Start Incubator was founded in 2012:

  • 60 companies have come through the Incubator’s doors.
  • 35 of the 60 companies have been minority- or woman-owned.
  • 46 of the companies are still in business.
  • 130+ jobs have been created.
  • While about half of all U.S. startups fail within three to five years, 75 percent of Jump Start’s members have been successful.
  • In 2016, the combined revenue for all of Jump Start’s members was more than $1 million.
  • In 2017, that combined revenue increased to $2 million.