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    2014 Graduate Strap Raises $1.2 Million

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    The Class of 2014 Rocks Demo Day

    Our best class ever wows with top-notch pitches

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    FlightCar Closes $13.5 Million Series A

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    Roadtrippers Makes List of 50 Best Sites

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    Ahalogy Named Fastest Growing Startup in Ohio

    Mattermark awards 2011 Brandery grad the top spot


Accelerating startups by building powerful brands.

Our Story

The Brandery is a seed-stage startup accelerator that leverages the expertise of the Cincinnati region, namely branding, marketing and design. We believe that building your brand— and not just a product— is a way startups can be more resource efficient and increase their probability of success. More About The Brandery


65,000,000 dollars raised
45 brandery companies
10 national ranking


Upcoming Events

Anyone can sign up for a Brandery event. Here are a few of the things we have coming up.

  • Startup Grind Cincinnati Hosts Dov Rosenberg (Allos Ventures)

    Join us for a fireside chat with Allos Ventures' director, Dov Rosenberg!

    The Brandery, 1411 Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

  • Cincinnati Wearable Developers Meetup

    The Cincinnati Wearables Developer Meetup is back this month with a great talk from Taron Foxworth, Lead Sales Engineer at Modulus.

    The Brandery, 1411 Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

  • Venture Capital Cincinnati - Capturing Value and Driving Growth

    Brandery co-founder Rob McDonald is a featured panelist at ACG's January luncheon, which will discuss how and when seed companies graduate to VC companies.

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