I  Global Cardiovascular Innovation Center (GCIC)


     Office Locations:

10000 Cedar Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44106
Phone: 216-445-5610
Fax: 216-445-6514



  • Early
  • Seed



  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Medical Device



    Founded in December 2007, the Global Cardiovascular Innovation Center was established by a State of Ohio Third Frontier Grant and is building the incubator facility in partnership with the Cleveland Clinic and Fairfax Renaissance Development Corporation. Strategically located near the main campuses of Cleveland Clinic, Case Western Reserve University and University Hospitals, the incubator offers 50,000 sq.ft. of prime, state-of-the-art space.

    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B

    Investment Team:

    Name   Title
    Get the complete investment team + individual email addresses for investment team partners. Get personal images, LinkedIn links, investment specialties, office locations and more with a National Database subscription.
    Kimberley Gilyard Davenport


    Portfolio companies include:

      Cleveland Heart
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      Creganna Tactx Medical
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      Farm Design
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      genae Americas
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      Global Clinical Connections
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      IceCure Medical
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      Image IQ
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      Peritec Bioscience
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      Renovo Neural
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      Securus Medical Group

      SironRX Therapeutics
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      Syft Technologies
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      Theranostics Laboratory
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      Thermalin Diabetes
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      TransWorld Med
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