2020 Best Tech Startups in Cincinnati

Powered by CrunchbaseThe Tech Tribune staff has compiled the very best tech startups in Cincinnati, Ohio. In doing our research, we considered several factors including but not limited to:

  1. Revenue potential
  2. Leadership team
  3. Brand/product traction
  4. Competitive landscape

Additionally, all companies must be independent (unacquired), privately owned, at most 10 years old, and have received at least one round of funding in order to qualify.

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1. Eccrine Systems, Inc.

Eccrine Systems, Inc.

Founded: 2013

Also honored in: 2019 Best Tech Startups in Cincinnati

“Eccrine Systems is developing non-invasive, electronic patch systems that measure and transmit real-time data about human sweat. Our ability to do so with chronological accuracy enables a true paradigm shift in the monitoring of human physiological performance and dysfunction – across a wide spectrum of high value applications for medicine, industry, and sport. We collaborate with downstream partners who have deep understanding of those vertical application opportunities, enabling the broadest translation of our foundational technology and IP portfolio into market leading products and solutions.”

2. Astronomer


Founded: 2015

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“Astronomer is a data engineering platform that collects, processes and unifies your enterprise data, so you can get straight to analytics, data science and—more importantly—insights.

Basically, Astronomer makes it easy to capture data from any source and send it to any location to tee up your organization for insights. Maybe you need to start by seeing all your data in one place. Maybe you’re ready to test out predictive analytics or run artificial intelligence. With access to the right insights, every company has the opportunity to do business best.”

3. Losant


Founded: 2015

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“Losant is an easy-to-use and powerful enterprise IoT platform designed to help you quickly and securely build complex real-time connected solutions. Losant uses open communication standards to provide connectivity from one to millions of devices. Losant provides powerful data collection, aggregation, and visualization features to provide you with new data insights. Losant is trusted by your development team and capable of driving business results. Start independently or if you want help to define and build your unique product, Losant’s experienced solution engineers are ready to work with you.”

4. Physna


Founded: 2015

“Physna, short for “Physical DNA”, is a revolutionary technology that compares and analyzes 3D models through shape search, quality control and more in various industries. Physna is most commonly used in engineering and CAD design, manufacturing, aerospace, defense and diverse types of inspection automation. Physna is a fast-growing software company based in downtown Cincinnati, Ohio and is a Siemens partner as well as a technology provider to NASA Space Camp, Purdue University, etc.”

5. enosiX


Founded: 2014

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“enosiX helps clients integrate two of their biggest application investments: Salesforce and SAP.

The enosiX Enterprise Edition empowers your Salesforce users with SAP data such as customers, materials, pricing, inventory, quote/order creation (CPQ), and complete business process visibility in real-time, with no middleware. By enabling real-time sharing of data, insights and knowledge across sales, sales operations and services teams, your employees can capitalize on new opportunities faster and close them quickly. Achieve real-time integration, in days, not months.”

6. IncludeHealth


Founded: 2009

Also honored in: 2019 Best Tech Startups in Cincinnati

“IncludeHealth is an internationally awarded digital health & wellness company leveraging design, technology and data to transform rehabilitation and wellness. Offered through a monthly subscription, The Include Platform pairs HIPAA compliant cloud software with inclusive rehabilitation equipment to produce better outcomes with lower barriers and costs through features such as outcomes-based data collection, automated documentation, cloud collaboration and inclusive design.”

7. Stack Construction Technologies

Stack Construction Technologies

Founded: 2010

“STACK Construction Technologies is the industry’s leading cloud-based software solution for preconstruction professionals. It provides a centralized hub where plans, specs and other construction documents can be stored, evaluated, measured and shared with internal and external project stakeholders. Founded and headquartered in Cincinnati, OH, STACK delivers intuitive and innovative software for thousands of subcontractors, general contractors, suppliers and manufacturers to ultimately improve the project’s outcome and profitability. STACK’s solution powers seamless plan and document management, real-time team collaboration and a more efficient digital takeoff and estimating process. For more information or to see how STACK software is helping preconstruction teams to gain visibility, insight and alignment throughout the bid process, visit”

8. tilr corporation

tilr corporation

Founded: 2015

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“tilr is advancing the way companies recruit. tilr is an automated hiring solution for the recruitment process. Our algorithm matches qualified, pre-vetted workers with companies that need them. It makes those matches based on skills and geographical location. By emphasizing skills over job titles, tilr gives companies access to a growing, qualified worker pool. This means an improved hiring process for companies and new opportunities for workers.

Our mission is to automate the recruitment process.
Our vision is to eliminate the skills gap in the global workforce.

tilr is launched in Cincinnati and Columbus. tilr is expanding nationally, coming to your city soon!”

9. Polar 3D


Founded: 2013

Also honored in: 2018 Best Tech Startups in Cincinnati

“The Polar Cloud makes 3D printing universally accessible by giving anyone with a browser the ability to create and transform digital models into physical objects.

It’s about educating and enabling a future for digital manufacturing by building the Polar Cloud into the largest 3D printing & making ecosystem in the world.

Efficiently manage unlimited 3D printers, students, files and curriculum from a single platform that provides complete visibility and control to drive access, engagement and better student outcomes.”

10. Predictronics


Founded: 2013

“Predictronics is a software and professional analytics services company based in Cincinnati, Ohio that is dedicated to bringing real impact to its customers and their operations by reducing costs, preventing downtime, eliminating waste and ensuring quality. Predictronics’ solutions are delivered by a team of experts that combine industrial domain knowledge with extensive experience in designing, developing, deploying and integrating predictive analysis and monitoring software.

Predictronics was recognized by the National Association of Manufacturers with the Manufacturing Leadership Partner Award for its work with an automotive supplier customer in the area of artificial intelligence and analytics.”