Technology Commercialization Office

The last several years saw record breaking numbers for new startups who licensed Ohio State technology. With an end goal of economic development for the state of Ohio, the university placed a new emphasis on creating startups.

Since FY14, Ohio State created 47 startup companies, bringing the active startup portfolio to 59 companies. Two million invested in Ohio State startups has been leveraged to attract $95 million of capital, 89% of which is from private investors.