Doug Weintraub, Chief Executive Officer, Bounce Innovation Hub
Moderator: Margaret Medzie, Vice President and Chief Development Officer, Akron Community Foundation
Come join us for breakfast the second Wednesday of each month, as we bring in Akron’s changemakers for leadership conversations focused on key elements of the Signature Program curriculum. Get to know the current class and engage with other alumni through this open forum.
Exclusively for Members of the Leadership Akron Alumni Association, current Signature, NEXT and Diversity on Board Class participants, and Torchbearers members.
About Doug Weintraub:
Doug sets the strategic vision and culture for Bounce Innovation Hub, focusing on startup-driven growth, supporting tech transfer and boosting corporate innovation efforts. Doug is an industry leader with more than 30 years of business and entrepreneurial experience in Northeast Ohio. As CEO, he builds significant and meaningful relationships with stakeholders including corporations, entrepreneurs, universities, government agencies, startup hubs and investors.
An active angel investor, serial entrepreneur and mentor, Doug has helped grow businesses by providing investment opportunities and coaching to more than a dozen companies. He is a founding member of JumpStart Inc. and served on many board committees from its inception to his final role as chairman from 2009-2012.
He is a graduate of The Ohio State University Fisher School of Business, where he served on advisory boards within the business school and university. Doug is a lifelong resident of Akron, where he lives with his wife, Janis. They have three adult children and two grandchildren.
Join us on Wednesday, January 9th to learn more about Doug Weintraub!