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Interstate Fusion Ventures (Fund II) Year End 2023

Interstate Fusion Ventures (Fund II) Year End 2023

Our View of the Markets 2023 was a challenging year with startup shutdowns continuing and down rounds on the rise. Capital raised by US startups fell sharply, and there is now a significant shift of time and attention to bridge rounds.  However, there are several...

10xBeta Making an Impact

10xBeta Making an Impact

10XBeta is partnering with the American Society of Mechanical Engineering (ASME)! Take a quick look (3 mins) at how their unique expertise accelerates the timeline to design, develop, and manufacture a connected medical device....

Leadership Ohio Appoints Interstate Fusion Ventures to 2024 Class

Leadership Ohio Appoints Interstate Fusion Ventures to 2024 Class

Leadership Ohio is the state’s only leadership development program that connects diverse leaders from across Ohio to promote positive change. After receiving a record 147 nominations through a competitive selection process, the organization appointed Bill Many OF...

Connections Newsletter #2

Connections Newsletter #2

In this newsletter, we have provided a quick update on both funds, some commentary on the venture space and markets in general, as well as a full quarterly report.

The Ai Evolution of the CFO

The Ai Evolution of the CFO

Join Apurva Desai as he speaks about his career lessons in both large enterprises and growing global startups in Silicon Valley and the Midwest to his thoughts on the AI onslaught and its impact on the enterprise and the Finance function. His tagline for Finance...

Navigating the Venture Capital Landscape with Bill Manby

Navigating the Venture Capital Landscape with Bill Manby

Listen to our Founding and Managing Partner Bill Manby on the Dreamers, Drivers and Doers podcast. During the discussion, the talk centered on our journey through the dynamic world of venture capital and what needs to happen in the next five to seven years for...