Jacob Schpok

Jacob Schpok, Elevate Ventures Entrepreneur-in-Residence

Jacob Schpok serves as the Executive Director of University Initiatives and Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Elevate Ventures. His primary responsibilities include helping Indiana-based startups raise investment capital and supporting higher-education institutions with entrepreneurship-based programming. Before joining Elevate, Mr. Schpok co-founded two startups in the SaaS and logistics industries and worked in a senior leadership role for a telecommunications startup in Indianapolis. Mr. Schpok also has an extensive background in state government, where he served as the State Director of the Indiana Small Business Development Center and the Executive Director of the Indiana Office of Small Business and Entrepreneurship