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41 Best Ohio Event Management Companies and Startups

This article showcases our top picks for the best Ohio based Event Management companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Event Management industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Ohio Event Management Startups

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SemRush.

SmartCrowdz

SmartCrowdz

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SmartCrowdz is a free event marketing, management, and monetization application.

Groupmatics

Groupmatics

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Groupmatics is a white-label group ticketing platform used by professional sports teams and other public event organizations

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Donor Drive

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Donor Drive is the fundraising platform for enterprise nonprofits to create better fundraising experiences.

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LIVE

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LIVE provides live events services, digital content, and scenic experiences services.

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Eventzilla

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Eventzilla is a fast-growing event registration and management platform for conferences, fundraisers, classes and even virtual events.

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SimpleRegistry

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SimpleRegistry is an online registry service that enables users to build their registries with items, activities, and experiences.

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VolunteerHub

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Nonprofit Volunteer Management Software

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Fern Expo

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Fern Expo is a full service exhibition services contractor.

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iTickets

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iTickets.com is the top ranked site for Christian event, concert and conference information and receives.

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Monterey

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Monterey specializes in acquisition support, event management, and management consulting services.

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Vincent Lighting Systems

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Vincent Lighting Systems is an events services company offering lighting production services.

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Marigold Catering

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Marigold Catering is a catering company that offering exceptional cuisine, upscale service, and innovative event design for events.

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Sammy’s great American bar

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Sammy’s great American bar is an entertainment venue that provides a sit down dining experience to its customers.

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Proteon

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Proteon is an IT company that provides web development, marketing solutions and events management services.

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Sports Image

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Sports Image is an all-inclusive sports marketing & event management firm.

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Bartha

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Bartha provides audio visual, production, and staging services to corporations, religious organizations and associations across the country.

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Forty Two Event Production

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Forty Two EP operates in North America as an entertainment, event and AV technology supplier through its divisions and subsidiaries.

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8tory

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Facebook Memories – If there’s a time machine that can take you back to the past. Do you want to go back? Let time hop brings back memories.

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HFP Racing

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HFP Racing is a pioneer in the multisport management and marketing industry with over 25 owned and run regionally.

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Show stoppers

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ShowStoppers is the global leader in producing press and business events in the United States, Europe and Asia — for more than 23 years.

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Forza Marketing

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Forza Marketing is a dynamic marketing and public relations firms.

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Better Seats

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Better Seats is an innovative app that provides the opportunity for fans to enhance their event experience in real time.

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Automotive Events

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Automotive Events is an event organizer for international meetings, trade fairs and exhibitions serving across North America.

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Hart Productions

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Hart Productions trade shows focus in the adventure sports, culinary, golf, marine, outdoor, holiday and retail industries.

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The Event Connections

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The Event Connections is an event management company.

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BIL24

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BIL24 is a ticket platform that sells tickets for entertainment events through various sales channels.

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The Event Discovery Company

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The Event Discovery Company specializes in event marketing, cross-organization, engagement and event information.

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Selfie-Z

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In the world of fitness, the “Selfie” is no longer just a photo of one’s self.

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ASAP Event Advertising

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ASAP Event Advertising offers outdoor advertising and promotions.

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A & S Play Zone

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A & S Play Zone is a party rental company which rents items such as tents, tables and clowns.

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Eventiv

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Eventiv is a creative firm that provides event planning, design, accessories, displays, and exhibits.

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Expo Experts

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Expo Experts is a job fair provider that offers trade show services, online banners, recruitment, email blasts and networking solutions.

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Nine Iron Innovations

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Nine Iron Innovations provides automated mobile video monitoring systems for golf course contests and events.

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Villa Croatia at The American-Croatian Lodge

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Party Venue in Eastlake, OH

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A Special Wish Foundation

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A Special Wish Foundation is a Non-profit Organization Management company located in Brecksville.

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Stir Trek

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Stir Trek is a community driven conference for software developers and people.

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Clark County Fairgrounds

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Clark County Fairgrounds is a performance & event venue organizing 300 events a year.

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Bear Productions

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Bear Productions is an audio & video production company specialized in installation, rental, consultation and events.

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ViaForge

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ViaForge is a full service digital marketing agency based in Columbus, Ohio focused on forging brand and customer relationships.

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The Wild Path

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The Wild Path is an events services company.

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J&M Business Solutions

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J&M Business Solutions is an association management company that specializes in helping trade and professional non-profit organizations.

Written by Mark Smith

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