The 2nd annual Columbus Young Professionals Week (April 23-April 29, 2018) is a collaborative calendar of events & activities celebrating Columbus and all there is to do around the city for emerging leaders, young professionals, and students. Most events are free, but some require a ticket. Details and RSVP links are included with each event listing. Columbus YP Week is open to all who wish to join us!  #CbusYPWeek
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Falon Donohue


Falon Donohue is a community organizer, veteran and the Chief Executive Officer of VentureOhio, a for-impact organization created to facilitate a collaborative statewide entrepreneurial ecosystem and increase access to angel and venture capital for Ohio entrepreneurs. Prior to VentureOhio, and while serving her country in the Ohio Air National Guard, she began her career in technology solution sales and business development. Falon is an active member of the Ohio startup community and serves on several nonprofit committees.

In 2017 she testified on behalf of the U.S. venture capital industry in front of the United States Congress, spoke on venture capital and entrepreneurship across the United States and Europe, organized the first Midwest LP Summit in Ohio in over 20 years, brought over 500 entrepreneurs and investors together for the Ohio VentureDinner, wrote and produced the 2017 Ohio VentureReport and founded NextGen - a Midwest venture capital peer group that promotes collaboration, education and deal flow.