VentureOhio named its second-annual Watchlist of 50 startups throughout the state that it views as the best Ohio has to offer. Those 50 startups are responsible for creating 1,500 jobs over the last 12 months, according to the organization.
For companies that need positions filled immediately, scouring job boards and conducting interviews are setbacks they can’t afford. tilr in Cincinnati hopes to vanquish the void and give companies a competitive edge by creating a job marketplace powered by something more straightforward.
There are a few elements that make a startup worth keeping an eye on. One is fast-paced scale. Two, representation (and success) in local or national pitch competitions, funding rounds or by receiving significant grants and awards.
tilr’s CEO, Carisa Miklusak, responds to the recent passing of California’s AB5, which impacts the gig economy.